HW11 - CMPS 80S From Software Innovation to Social...

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CMPS 80S 2010 Spring From Software Innovation to Social Entrepreneurship Homework 11 (Due Wednesday, May 5 on or before the beginning of the class) 1. Read the following article on the web on “The Strength of Weak Ties”: http://sociology.stanford.edu/people/mgranovetter/documents/granstrengthweakties.pdf Then , on Moodle, participate in a discussion forum by stating the title of a weak tie that you have. The “weak tie” person could be directly known to you or through someone, who knows the weak tie person. Preferably, this weak tie person has a reasonable chance of being accessible to you and should have some value related to projects in this class. For the purposes of this exercise, academics of UCSC are not allowed to be listed as weak ties for the purposes of this exercise. Acceptable examples include: “Venture Capitalist”, “Tech Entrepreneur”, “Businesswoman”, Inside the forum, write the name of the weak tie and their affiliation and if the weak tie is not directly known to you, please state the person (and relationship) through whom you
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This note was uploaded on 11/10/2010 for the course CMPS 80S taught by Professor Lodha,s during the Spring '10 term at University of California, Santa Cruz.

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