The New Social Business

Strategic Competitiveness - Social Capital

Sunday, 30 November 2008

Cisco Leading from the Middle

 

    Earlier this month, Melcrum's blog referred to a recent report, Network Citizens, written by Peter Bradwell and my ex-Penna colleague, Richard Reeves, now at Demos, which argues that although today’s difficult business environment tends to create an instinctive reaction from management to “batten down the hatches" we actually need to steer away from traditional command and control hierarchies - where productivity is closely monitored and measured - and towards freedom and flexibility based on responsible, prosperous social networks.

 


Continued at: http://blog.social-advantage.com/2008/11/cisco-leading-from-middle.html

 

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Monday, 10 November 2008

Leadership and Communityship

 

Select Minds Rob Cross VIEW   Several different events I attended last week got me thinking about leadership and the increasing need for this to focus on horizontal rather than just vertical relationships in organisations.

 

Henry Mintzberg on Communityship


Continued at: http://blog.social-advantage.com/2008/11/leadership-and-communityship.html

 

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