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Every chapter of Living Networks is available for free download. The chapters are being released regularly on Ross Dawson's Trends in the Living Networks blog, together with updated insights and commentary from Ross Dawson.

  1. Part 1: Evolving Networks
    1. Chapter 1 The Networks Come Alive: What the Changing Flow of Information and Ideas Means For Business
    2. Chapter 2 Emerging Technologies: How Standards and Integration Are Driving Business Strategy
  2. Part 2: Evolving Organizations
    1. Chapter 3 The New Organization: Leadership Across Blurring Boundaries
    2. Chapter 4 Relationship Rules: Building Trust and Attention in the Tangled Web
    3. Chapter 5 Distributed Innovation: Intellectual Property in a Collaborative World
    4. Chapter 6 Network Presence: Harnessing the Flow of Marketing, Customer Feedback, and Knowledge
  3. Part 3: Evolving Strategy
    1. Chapter 7 The Flow Economy: Opportunities and Risks in the New Convergence
    2. Chapter 8 Next Generation Content Distribution: Creating Value When Digital Products Flow Freely
    3. Chapter 9 The Flow of Services: Reframing Digital and Professional Services
    4. Chapter 10 Liberating Individuals: Network Strategy for Free Agents
  4. Part 4: Future Networks
    1. Chapter 11 Future Networks: The Evolution of Business


    2. Click here for commentary and updated perspectives on each chapter on the Trends in the Living Networks blog

Chapters for online viewing

Chapter 1

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Chapter 2

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Chapter 3

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Chapter 4

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Chapter 5

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Chapter 6

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Chapter 7

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Chapter 8

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Chapter 9

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Chapter 10

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Chapter 11

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