Video The Cynefin Framework

In this video, Dave Snowden, founder and chief scientific officer of Cognitive Edge introduces the Cynefin framework. He briefly explains the frameworks origin and evolution, and discusses its architecture and function in detail. 

The new dynamics of strategy: Sense-making in a complex and complicated world

Author(s): Kurz, C.F. & Snowden, D.J.
Publication Date: 2003

This paper of Kurz and Snowden outlines a new approach to strategy, which is relevant for both policy formation and operational decision-making. It builds on the experience that decision makers are increasingly confronted with situations where assumptions of order, rational choice and intent are not true while the available tools and techniques assume they are.