Introduction To Network Weaving

This practical guide is useful for individuals or groups interested in gaining basic skills to improve the effectiveness of their networks. 150 pages. Spiral bound for easy use.

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Network Weaver Handbook

The Network Weaver Handbook is a practical guide for people interested in catalyzing a new network or enhancing an existing one. Each chapter contains a short section describing key concepts, case studies, and many activities.

(available in print or pdf)


  • 20 Tools, Checklists and Surveys
  • Conservation stakeholder network mapping, analysis and weaving with Ken Vance-Borland, Conservation Letters, 13 April 2011
  • Entrepreneurship with a Regional Flavor in Entrepreneurship and Local Economic Development, Norman Walzer, editor (Rowman & Littlefield) 2007
  • Transforming Your Regional Economy Through Uncertainty and Surprise , in Uncertainty and Surprise in Complex Systems: Questions on Working with the Unexpected, Reuben McDaniel and Dean Driebe, Eds. (Springer-Verlag:  Berlin and Heidelberg) 2005
  • Building Sustainable Communities Through Network Building, with Valdis Krebs, Non-Profit Quarterly, Spring 2004, Volume 11, Issue 1.
  • Network Weaving Institute YouTube Channel