Complexity Theory & Enterprise Architecture

Some interesting links on complex adaptive systems, complexity thinking and enhancing enterprise effectiveness, courtesy of architect extraordinaire, David Lazar.

The Dolt's Guide to Self-Organization
Jurgen Appello

Complexity Thinking
Jurgen Appello

Systemantics: How Systems Work and Especially How They Fail
John Gall, 1978

The Systems Bible: The Beginner's Guide to Systems Large and Small (Being the 3rd Edition of Systemantics)
John Gall, 2003

SEMPER and SCORE: Enhancing Enterprise Effectiveness
Tom Graves

The Enteprise as Story: The Role of Narrative in Enterprise Architecture
Tom Graves

Power and Response-ability: The Human Side of Systems
Tom Graves
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Tribal Leadersip:Leveraging Natural Groups to Build a Thriving Organization
Dave Logan, John King, Halee Fischer-Wright

Resonate: Present Visual stories that Transform Audiences
Nancy Duart

Who am I? The 16 Basic Desires that Motivate Our Actions and Define Our Personalities
Steven Reiss

Fearless Change: Patterns for Introducing New Ideas
Mary Lynn Manns and Linda Rising

Influencer: The Power To Change Anything
Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, David Maxfield, Ron McMillan, Al Switzler

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