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From Scattered Fragments to the Spokes and Hub in a Wheel

Many churches value local connections and partnerships, but, too often, churches and similar faith-based organizations look to make an impact only among their congregations and immediate constituents. My experience is…

How to Evaluate a Network with PARTNER

Today it’s common to use a network approach to build and leverage cross-sector partners for collaborative impact. However, very few organizations are evaluating these tactics and strategies to demonstrate their…

Ecosystem Strategies Need CPRMs

The Era of the Ecosystem Strategy This is the era of the ecosystem strategy (citation), the latest intervention to build an adaptive workforce, tackle wicked social problems, and solve the…

Lessons Learned from the Network Innovation Summit

It’s been over a week since we gathered 250 network thinkers and leaders to explore the future of networks. We’re still processing all the amazing conversations, questions and solutions that…

Comparing Public and Private Sector Networks

Two years ago, I decided to apply to CU Denver’s MPA program at the very last minute, many months after having submitted applications to MBA programs. Still, I’m often drawn…

May Network Leadership Events: COVID-19 Update

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, Visible Network Labs is making a few changes to our spring Network Leadership events. You can view our Frequently Asked Question section here. Still…

Activating a Network in Emergencies & Disasters

Whether due to weather, disease or errors by man, emergencies create huge obstacles for any community to handle. Having to deal with something carrying unknown and uncertain consequences, such as…

An Intro to PARTNER’s Validated Measures

One of the things that makes PARTNER such a special tool for organizational network analysis are the metrics it uses to measure collaboration. Through a two-year process of interviews, surveys…

2019 State of Networks Survey

This past December, we tried something new here at VNL. We reached out to our community of partners, clients and supporters to gather data on the state of network practice…
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