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Nothing about how to really get a strong network other than making sure my friends are connected with my friends a.christakls that my friends, and as much as possible their friends and their friends, are all on a positive path. Reprint 1 de enero de Idioma: Duke Professor of Behavioral Economics and author of Predictably Irrational “A lively, well-written account of social networks and their power to shape our lives.

Un libro,para disfrutar en la lectura Desde los ejemplos a los comentarios es un libro que se puede recomendar a cualquiera. The importance of networks.

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Also, the point made by the authors about the impact others h.foowler on us and the impact we have on others was intriguing, especially that “You do not have to be a superstar to have this power. Are you connected to lots of people that aren’t connected to each other, weak ties, or are you connected to lots of people that are all connected to one another, strong ties.

There’s a lot to learn here. Also, how you can influence your network. Mostrando de 3 opiniones. Your behavior within a network is probably following one of three paths; cooperator, you’re willing to help others, free rider, you’re letting others do the heavy lifting, enforcer, you’re making sure everyone follows the rules.


A book to consider. Todos los derechos reservados. Finally they walk nicholws through several examples. Our connections can thus either help promote or degrade the common good. Ver todas las apps de lectura gratuitas de Kindle. Is there anything exciting coming to light?

All you need to do is connect” p. This book is the result of what Christakis and Fowler have learned thus far from their research and I think they make a substantial contribution to a discussion of a question that has continued for several thousand years: Guidance around this network thing would have been nice.

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Connected: The Surprising Power of Our Social Networks

This book is pretty dense and well organized. The authors build up the definition of what a network is and our role in a network. I read this book when it was first published in but am only now getting around to re-reading and then reviewing it. How We Profit from Social Media. The world becomes smaller and more meaningful after reading this engaging book.

Since then, the nature and extent of social media have expanded and extended far beyond anything that Tim Berners-Lee could have imagined twenty years ago when he developed his concept of the worldwide “web” of electronic connection and interaction while jamess as an independent contractor the for European Organization for Nuclear Research CERN.

Amazon Business Servicio para clientes de empresa. It provides a swath of important research in one place for readers and makes it a stimulating read. During a conversation near the conclusion of the book in the Reading group Guide, Nicholas Christakis and James Fowler are asked this question: As they observe in the Preface, “Scientists, philosophers, and others who study society have generally divided into two camps: Renowned scientists Christakis and Fowler present compelling evidence for our profound influence on one another’s tastes, health, wealth, happiness, beliefs, even weight, as they explain how social networks form and how they operate.


As long as you’re prepared for that you’ll get a lot out of this. A book based on many statistics as social networks influence us in our lives today. In short, a fascinating book. I eagerly await breakthrough insights in months and years to come that increase our understanding of metacognition even more.

Vuelva a intentarlo en otro momento. The book sets out to prove it. Detalles del producto Tapa blanda: The premise of the book is pretty simple. At the end of it all, I have a great set of information about what a strong network would look like.

Those people also have another set of friends and acquaintances. The implication of technology. I was looking for more on the impact of Facebook and the implications of SnapChat. Productos Reacondicionados Uames bajos en productos revisados por Amazon.

And here’s the kicker, that third layer, not your friend, or your friend’s friend, but your friends friends friend can affect your daily mood, the amount of exercise you do, whether or not you smoke, your involvement in crime, all sorts of things.

I get a good sense of why I would want to have a strong network.

This is a very considerable piece of work and it’s has deep implications for understanding human behaviors. Gana dinero con nosotros. Ver las 3 opiniones. It also matters the type of network that you have. What this book did cover about pre-Facebook era and the rise of Facebook was insightful.