By Gerrit Broekstra

A few forefront businesses have developed to a better point of decentralization originating within the enabling-and-autonomy paradigm. a brand new form of deep management is practiced through those spirit-driven companies. This publication brings jointly thought and case stories to hide old origins and advancements of either varieties of decentralization.

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This inverse power law is really the footprint of SOC. It can be found in all kinds of complex systems indicating that they are in a critical state, where a small perturbation (a single grain of sand) or fluctuation (a butterfly may flap its wings near the pile) may induce avalanche events of all scales. One well-known example of this simple straight-line power law is the famous distribution of earthquake magnitudes called the Gutenberg– Richter law. In his book Bak clearly shows that in earthquake regions such as the south-eastern United States, about 1000 earthquakes of magnitude four on the Richter scale may occur per year.

So, hang on to your socks a little longer. Most events (the small avalanches) are business as usual, and do not add up to much. But keep in mind that they are as much part and parcel of the critical dynamics as catastrophic events, business as unusual, are. But every now and then a major ‘avalanche’ event may cause a crisis and lead to disturbing transformations, if not ‘extinctions,’ of business firms. As explained, a local observer on a sandpile may experience long periods of relative quietness.

Isn’t that amazing? An extremely simple system of three things, when dynamically related in a simple on/off way, can generate a variety of 64 different states. What about our second still relatively simple system of seven things? The formula tells us that the variety now equals 242. What kind of a number is this? It is well over 1,000,000,000,000, a million times a million possible states of a dynamic system of seven things. If you still have your socks on, you have just witnessed what Beer calls the ‘colossal proliferation of variety’ in dynamic systems.

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