This model is derived from the paper " Nobody Ever Gets Credit for Fixing Problems that Never Happened: Creating and Sustaining Process Improvement " by Nelson P. Repenning and John D Sterman. See  Insight 752  for a causal loop version of this model.  @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube

This model is derived from the paper "Nobody Ever Gets Credit for Fixing Problems that Never Happened: Creating and Sustaining Process Improvement" by Nelson P. Repenning and John D Sterman. See Insight 752 for a causal loop version of this model.

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23 10 months ago
Consider the following "Sustaining the Forest" model intended to provide another example of how unexpected the behavior of a web of extended interactions can be.   Video   @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
Consider the following "Sustaining the Forest" model intended to provide another example of how unexpected the behavior of a web of extended interactions can be.
18 9 months ago
The interaction of a population of Moose and Wolves.   Video   @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
The interaction of a population of Moose and Wolves.
54 9 months ago
All you wanted to do was put a bird feeder in your yard to attract birds and make for a more pleasant morning. And...   Video   @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
All you wanted to do was put a bird feeder in your yard to attract birds and make for a more pleasant morning. And...
72 9 months ago
There are about fifteen known archetypes with an interesting set of relationships among them.  Video     SystemsWiki's Musings
There are about fifteen known archetypes with an interesting set of relationships among them.

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12 7 months ago
This model depicts the interactions of Aesop's Fable " The Boy Who Cried Wolf ." @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
This model depicts the interactions of Aesop's Fable "The Boy Who Cried Wolf."
12 7 months ago
Yesterday's actions are responsible for the world we experience today. And today's actions are responsible for the world that we will experience tomorrow. The "Creating the Future" model is intended to provide a better sense of the common process associated with the unexpected unfolding of the futur
Yesterday's actions are responsible for the world we experience today. And today's actions are responsible for the world that we will experience tomorrow. The "Creating the Future" model is intended to provide a better sense of the common process associated with the unexpected unfolding of the future..
11 7 months ago
This model is derived from the paper " Nobody Ever Gets Credit for Fixing Problems that Never Happened: Creating and Sustaining Process Improvement " by Nelson P. Repenning and John D Sterman. See  Insight 9781  for a simulation of this model. @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
This model is derived from the paper "Nobody Ever Gets Credit for Fixing Problems that Never Happened: Creating and Sustaining Process Improvement" by Nelson P. Repenning and John D Sterman. See Insight 9781 for a simulation of this model.
3 7 months ago
All you wanted to do was put a bird feeder in your yard to attract birds and make for a more pleasant morning. And...    *  Systems Thinking World Webinars
All you wanted to do was put a bird feeder in your yard to attract birds and make for a more pleasant morning. And...

 To develop insights regarding a situation of interest there are a number of things should be considered to ensure a view of the relevant influences.  @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube

To develop insights regarding a situation of interest there are a number of things should be considered to ensure a view of the relevant influences.

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9 months ago
Rich Pictures, Causal Loop Diagrams and Stock & Flow Simulation Models are the three types of models most commonly used. @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
Rich Pictures, Causal Loop Diagrams and Stock & Flow Simulation Models are the three types of models most commonly used.
6 9 months ago
This Romeo and Juliet Model was adapted by  Geoff McDonnell  from Michael J Radzicki (1993)  Dyadic processes, tempestuous relationships, and system dynamics , System 
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This Romeo and Juliet Model was adapted by Geoff McDonnell from Michael J Radzicki (1993) Dyadic processes, tempestuous relationships, and system dynamics, System Dynamic Rev. 9 (1) :79-94
7 9 months ago
When endeavoring to develop an understanding of the nature of something it is generally useful to create a model of some type to aid in surfacing that understanding.   Video   @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
When endeavoring to develop an understanding of the nature of something it is generally useful to create a model of some type to aid in surfacing that understanding.
5 7 months ago
There are limits to what one can infer from a qualitative model. @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
There are limits to what one can infer from a qualitative model.
7 9 months ago
There's actually more to filling a swimming pool with water than you might realize. @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
There's actually more to filling a swimming pool with water than you might realize.
7 9 months ago
While these pictures represent very different things there is a common essence. @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
While these pictures represent very different things there is a common essence.
36 9 months ago
Little Red Riding Hood walking through the woods to Grandma's house. How long will it take? @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
Little Red Riding Hood walking through the woods to Grandma's house. How long will it take?
7 9 months ago
Joe P. is currently managing a project that's behind schedule and he's experiencing substantial pressure to get the project back on track. @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
Joe P. is currently managing a project that's behind schedule and he's experiencing substantial pressure to get the project back on track.
14 7 months ago
 The model starts in 1900. In the year 2000 you get the chance to set a new emission target and nominal time to reach it. Your aim is to have atmospheric CO2 stabilize at about 400 ppmv in 2100.  From Sterman, John D. (2008)   Risk Communication on Climate:  Mental Models and Mass Balance .  Science
The model starts in 1900. In the year 2000 you get the chance to set a new emission target and nominal time to reach it. Your aim is to have atmospheric CO2 stabilize at about 400 ppmv in 2100.  From Sterman, John D. (2008)  Risk Communication on Climate:  Mental Models and Mass Balance.  Science 322 (24 October): 532-533.
6 9 months ago
This is a more  Traditional Career Model  of how education works, with an increased lifetime earnings from going to college. The following are links to the other two models in the series.    Loan Cost Model    Savings Model    @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
This is a more Traditional Career Model of how education works, with an increased lifetime earnings from going to college. The following are links to the other two models in the series.
9 months ago
How does a goal seeking structure progress with a resource constraint. @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
How does a goal seeking structure progress with a resource constraint.
9 months ago
What do activities of these images have in common? @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
What do activities of these images have in common?
51 9 months ago
CLD of Eric Wolstenholme Syst. Dyn. Rev. 23, 371–389, (2007) See IM-1008 for a stock flow version. @ LinkedIn ,  Twitter ,  YouTube
CLD of Eric Wolstenholme Syst. Dyn. Rev. 23, 371–389, (2007) See IM-1008 for a stock flow version.
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