Tag: social networks

Communities of practice

Social group sizes, Dunbar’s number and implications for communities of practice

Reading Time: 4 minutes Communities of practice have a significant impact on organisations for all the reasons which I have spoken about in my book and many times on stage. I have been fortunate to have the opportunity to explore the correlation of communities of practice and natural human communities with evolutionary psychologist Robin Dunbar. This lead to a …

Communities of practice

How community, social networks and building habits helped me get fitter and healthier

Witness the Fitness

Reading Time: 5 minutes That might sound like a bit of an odd title on my blog but bear with me. I have spent the last year making some changes in myself and I’ve used everything I know about how people work, approaches to change and experimentation in order to do that. This post talks about how I went …