Systems Innovation Articles
Seeing Systems Structure
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Disruption In Quotations
Disruption In Quotations “We happen to be living in a very unique period of time where the confluence of factors such as demographics, na...
What is VUCA? A short video introducing the acronym VUCA. VUCA is an acronym used to describe situations or environments that engender hi...
Systems Change – Age of Disruption
Systems Innovation Book
To enable change within complex systems requires learning how to work with the system’s innate propensity for change. If we want to enabl...
Nonlinear Organizational Change
Complexity theory has taught us that there are universal patterns for how complex nonlinear organizations change over time. This process ...
The only time we really get to do large-scale system change is when a system is in transition. When a system is in its normal state one’s...
System Dynamics Overview
To do system innovation we have to work with the relationships between the parts and that starts by creating some kind of model for those...
Systems Stakeholder Analysis
Virtually every problem we will encounter our there in the world can ultimately be traced back to a socio-cultural one. If you dig far en...
Systems Change Analysis
As the influential systems thinking, Donella Meadows writes “Before you disturb the system in any way, watch how it behaves. If it’s a...
Leverage Points A leverage point is a place within a system where small changes can have large effects. The lower we go in the iceberg, t...
Iceberg Model Explained
The are a few basic models that are very helps for thinking about system change, one of the most popular of this is what is called the ic...
In order to do systems change we have to understand whatever it is we are trying to change as a system and this requires that we actually...
Systems Thinking Innovation
Systems innovation can be seen to be based upon the premise that the system we are interested in is not functioning on a foundational lev...
When presented with very complex messy systems people often get overwhelmed and they become overlay pragmatic; they move rapidly towards ...
Systems Innovation Process
Innovation is the process of creating and introducing a new solution to a given challenge. At its heart innovation is a creative process;...
Systems Innovation Example
Systems innovation can be understood as a change in the structure of a complex system that generates new patterns to its operations and b...
Complex Wicked Problems
Systems innovation is designed to try and tackle what we call wicked problems, which are highly complex and difficult issues, examples mi...
Systems change is about enabling transformation in the structure and interrelationships of the parts within a complex organization so as ...
Systems Innovation Overview
The term systems innovation has become popular in the past decades but the term is often left as somewhat vague, so let’s start by presen...
Wicked Problems Video
Wicked Problems Video Short video and text production explaining wicked problems. Wicked problems are highly complex problems. They are u...