The Network Thinker: Non-Obvious Ties
From Valdis Krebs:
How many NOTs in your network? [NOT = Non-Obvious Tie]
You probably can’t answer that, because the connections are…
n o n – o b v i o u s .
Ties/links/connections/relationships that are not obvious to me may be obvious to someone else, and vice versa. Unfortunately, the knowledge of those ties may not be as valuable to those those who know, than to those who do not know.
Confused? Let me share a few stories…