Waterkant Festival 2017: collaborative workshop model by Kai Neumann

This small model should just help to facilitate a workshop at the WaterkantFestival 2017 in Kiel, Germany. The topic is to show how a new enterprise can become successful with an innovation. This model looks exactly at the enterprise. Another model will look at the generation of an innovative product (applying the so called Idealized System Design). And a third, quantitative model will show how counterintiutive dynamics behind a start up can be (the diffussion model that shows how to burn investor's mone...

iM Version 8 feat iM-Optimizer by Kai Neumann

This is just a very small model to show the iM-Optimizer feature coming with version 8 of the iMODELER. For more see the Menu....Presenter. Don't hesitate to ask for more explanation here on KNOW-WHY.NET and please post your own enhanced versions of this model.

Diesel Gate and Psychology by Susanne

just the start of a collection of arguments from a psychologist who drives an electric vehicle Let us start a discussion and add to the model ....

IAM-Projekt: Nachhaltige Geldanlage by Kai Neumann

Befragt wurde ein Banker und Umweltwissenschaftler, der nach mehrjähriger Tätigkeit bei einem Finanzberatungsunternehmen, welches auch nachhaltige Geldanlagen anbietet, sich nun als Finanzberater selbstständig gemacht hat. (http://www.fairezeiten.de) Mit folgenden Annahmen sind wir in das Interview gegangen: Letztlich folgen die Angebote hier der Nachfrage, die der Rendite folgt - einzig das fehlende Vertrauen in konventionelle Produkte mit höherer Rendite, eine generell geringe Rendite oder aber der gew...

Example model on Value Chains (Qualitative Model) by Kai Neumann

Just a small example model to show the benefits of qualitative modeling of value chains (https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Value_chain)  Note: There is also (soon) a quantitative model on KNOW-WHY.NET: https://www.know-why.net/model/CwgPFMPsVgABXfHJVpjxhqw

Tiny Houses / Floating Houses Strategiemodell by Kai Neumann

Just the start of a qualitative strategy model for a customer to reflect on the enterprise of bringing tiny houses (or something similar) to different regions.

Profit through cooperation with competitors by Kai Neumann

This model explores the challenges and the potential benefits of cooperation between competitors. Its connections need to be weighted. Most measures now are more costs than benefit ...

System Archetypes Growth and Underinvestment by Franc Grimm

In the model "system achetypes" (https://imodeler.info/ro?key=AWmcYVpCac1lRUJaRxmTz7Q) we have explained different system archetypes, which are describing common patterns of behavior in all kind of organizations or systems. For this, we have used simple examples - mainly based on the work of Peter Senge (Literature: Peter Senge et. al., The Fifth Discipline Fieldbook, 1994).  Peter Senge documented the most common set of patterns of behavior in organizations that have the tendency of reoccurring. These p...