Once the strategy is developed the relationship model must evolve to represent that implementation appropriately sequenced.   Video    SystemsWiki's Musings
Once the strategy is developed the relationship model must evolve to represent that implementation appropriately sequenced.
8 months ago
The limits to results structure endeavors to bring a balance between a current state and a desired state though more often than not the action is limited by some constraint.  See also  Archetypes .   Video   @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
The limits to results structure endeavors to bring a balance between a current state and a desired state though more often than not the action is limited by some constraint.  See also Archetypes.
3 10 months ago
There are things we can influence and usually a broader array of things we are concerned about though can't influence. It's important to know the differerence otherwise we waste our energies trying to change things we have no influence over.    Video    SystemsWiki's Musings
There are things we can influence and usually a broader array of things we are concerned about though can't influence. It's important to know the differerence otherwise we waste our energies trying to change things we have no influence over. 
There exists a well defined set of possible ways to alter an existing set of interactions. Each of these alterations will produce a particular effect depending on the relations the change is relative to. Identifying which are possible and which will migrate the interactions to produce the desired si
There exists a well defined set of possible ways to alter an existing set of interactions. Each of these alterations will produce a particular effect depending on the relations the change is relative to. Identifying which are possible and which will migrate the interactions to produce the desired situation is the essence of the strategy.
11 months ago
This is a template which one might use as a basis for creating Insight Maker Relationship models. Links have default style of the blue ones in the diagram. The easiest way to get the red dashed links is to CTRL+d to duplicate them and then connect where appropriate.   Video   @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,
This is a template which one might use as a basis for creating Insight Maker Relationship models. Links have default style of the blue ones in the diagram. The easiest way to get the red dashed links is to CTRL+d to duplicate them and then connect where appropriate.
8 3 months ago
 Network Magic is high tech start up growing rapidly and having difficulty developing resources to respond to customer demand.   Video    SystemsWiki's Musings

Network Magic is high tech start up growing rapidly and having difficulty developing resources to respond to customer demand.

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8 months ago
The establishment of a goal is one way to provide a basis for results thought is has its difficulties.   Video   @ Facebook  *  LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
The establishment of a goal is one way to provide a basis for results thought is has its difficulties.
11 months ago
An introduction to what seems to be our typical approach to dealing with problems that arise unexpectedly when we're focused on dealing with other immediate issues.   Video   @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
An introduction to what seems to be our typical approach to dealing with problems that arise unexpectedly when we're focused on dealing with other immediate issues.
11 months ago
When the relevant interactions are identified it's appropriate to identify which elements are the responsibility of which stakeholders, which elements are part of the addressable interactions and which elements are part of the environment.   Video   @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
When the relevant interactions are identified it's appropriate to identify which elements are the responsibility of which stakeholders, which elements are part of the addressable interactions and which elements are part of the environment.
11 months ago
The situation Big Box Distribution considers to be a problem is an average accounts receivable period which is considered unacceptable as it is costing them money.   Vide o  @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
The situation Big Box Distribution considers to be a problem is an average accounts receivable period which is considered unacceptable as it is costing them money.
11 months ago
The strategy is actually a set of structural changes that have to be made to the relationships that cause the future to be different than the past.   Video    SystemsWiki's Musings
The strategy is actually a set of structural changes that have to be made to the relationships that cause the future to be different than the past.
8 months ago
Strategy is simply an idea as to how to move the current situation to the desired situation though it is seldom simple by any means. If the strategy is to be successful how numerous elements will be able support each other through the transition must be defined.   Video   @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  Yo
Strategy is simply an idea as to how to move the current situation to the desired situation though it is seldom simple by any means. If the strategy is to be successful how numerous elements will be able support each other through the transition must be defined.
11 months ago
When we're trying to understand a situation it is often very helpful to have a sense of the historical trends of several dimensions relevant to the situation.   Video   @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
When we're trying to understand a situation it is often very helpful to have a sense of the historical trends of several dimensions relevant to the situation.
11 months ago
Now that we have some context for the situation it's appropriate to begin to investigate, though possibly not where you might think. And the investigation is actually a bit hindered because management fired the accounts receivables department. What I'm really interested in is trends as to how things
Now that we have some context for the situation it's appropriate to begin to investigate, though possibly not where you might think. And the investigation is actually a bit hindered because management fired the accounts receivables department. What I'm really interested in is trends as to how things have evolved over time.
11 months ago
Imagine you could create anything you chose with the existing technology and resources. What would it be?   Video   @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
Imagine you could create anything you chose with the existing technology and resources. What would it be?
11 months ago
While understanding the interacting components responsible for the situation is important it is even more important to understand the stakeholders as they are the ones responsible for the interacting components being the way they are.   Video   @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
While understanding the interacting components responsible for the situation is important it is even more important to understand the stakeholders as they are the ones responsible for the interacting components being the way they are.
11 months ago
 Network Magic's rapid growth creates a growing demand for resources. And the more they satisfy their customers the more difficult the problem becomes.   Video    SystemsWiki's Musings

Network Magic's rapid growth creates a growing demand for resources. And the more they satisfy their customers the more difficult the problem becomes.

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8 months ago
Investigating the behavior of several variables over time has probably raised more questions than answers. As such now it's time to investigate what else might be influencing the trending of these variables.   Video   @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
Investigating the behavior of several variables over time has probably raised more questions than answers. As such now it's time to investigate what else might be influencing the trending of these variables.
11 months ago
To this point the Situation, Behavior, Model, Stakeholder and Boundary aspects of this situation have been investigated. It is now appropriate to consider the assumptions that have been made to this point and ensure we are on a solid foundation before proceeding to the Leverage and Strategy aspects
To this point the Situation, Behavior, Model, Stakeholder and Boundary aspects of this situation have been investigated. It is now appropriate to consider the assumptions that have been made to this point and ensure we are on a solid foundation before proceeding to the Leverage and Strategy aspects are considered.
11 months ago
It's now time for the stakeholders to take the investigation resulting from leverage and craft a strategy which will address the current situation in a manner that is beneficial to the whole system.   Video   @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
It's now time for the stakeholders to take the investigation resulting from leverage and craft a strategy which will address the current situation in a manner that is beneficial to the whole system.
11 months ago
Before we can begin to sort out how to approach this situation it's appropriate to identify the relevant stakeholders and their motivations.   Video   @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
Before we can begin to sort out how to approach this situation it's appropriate to identify the relevant stakeholders and their motivations.
11 months ago
 This is a model used to generate the historical patterns of behavior for the Network Magic example.   Video    SystemsWiki's Musings

This is a model used to generate the historical patterns of behavior for the Network Magic example.

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8 months ago
Establishing a reinforcing structure is one way to promote results thought is has its difficulties.   Video   @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
Establishing a reinforcing structure is one way to promote results thought is has its difficulties.
11 months ago