networking - Week 9 assignment Social Networking How does...

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Week 9 assignment Social Networking : How does imitation theory explain networking and how might you use it to manage the networking in your group? That social networking is useful in a workgroup or organization. This essay will argue that the imitation theory used in networking to imitate effective resources is to enhance the effectiveness in the workgroup. Social networking is a social structure which involving the dyadic ties among individuals or organization (Wikipedia 2014). It is also some sort of self advertising to gain his own reputation (Metcalfe 2014). It is useful because : Social networking increases the source of imitation as networking tends to involve more entities to share ideas, establishing a mutually beneficial relationship (Metcalfe 2014). More ideas can be gathered with wider sources of imitation, which can then remixed and create effective strategies. There is evidence shows that it works, the more networked a person is, the more successful the person does (Metcalfe 2014). This is because social networking creates wide knowledge
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