An Argument for Heterarchy: creating more effective organizational structures
Trends in the Living Networks
APRIL 20, 2009
The latest issue of People and Strategy Journal has an extremely interesting Point/ Counterpoint feature. Download the full article and responses here. Karen Stephenson , a leading network theorist and practitioner, wrote an article Neither Hierarchy nor Network: An Argument for Heterarchy , examining how heterarchies, that bring together elements of networks and hierarchies, are the most relevant organizational structures for our times.