Lab Publications, Podcasts, and Videos

Members of the Lab team authored a number of articles and other publications related to our work which are listed below. 

Citations of Work

Citations of our work can be found at this link.


Reimagined Workforce - Workforce Transformation, Perfecting the Art of Collaboration a Podcast with Ed Morrison (2023)

Liz Nilsen Wants Us to Change Our First Response to Collaborative Challenges, Venn Collaborative Podcast with Liz Nilsen (2023)

Strategic Doing as a Way of Collaboration with Ed Morrison, IT Insights Podcast with Ed Morrison (2023)


Three Stops on Our Journey to Factory 4.0, Ed Morrison's Speech at the Factory 4.0 Conference in Bucharest, Romania (November 2022)

Ecosystem DNA: A Practice Brief (October 2022)

Entrepreneurial Ecosystems, a report to the Kauffman Foundation (July 2022)

Leveraging Organizational Hierarchies and Networks: Reassessing Strategic Planning and Strategic Doing, Paper for the International Journal of Management and Decision Making (2022)

Strategic Doing: A Strategy Model for Open Networks. Ed Morrison's Dissertation on Strategic Doing (2021)

Real-World Applications of Two Complexity Based Systems That Are Proven in Helping People in Communities and Organizations Come Together in Dialogue to Solve Important Complex Challenges Facing Them. Paper for the Journal on Policy and Complex Systems (2020)


Transforming Institutional Effectiveness using Lean Tools, YouTube Presentation by Janyce Brennan Fadden (2021).


Shoals Shift Project: an ecosystem transformation success story Article from Journal of Entrepreneurship and Public Policy

Strategic Doing: Ten Skills for Agile Leadership(book from Wiley)


Τhree Perspectives on Regional Economies: A Convergence on Ecosystems and Platforms Australasian Journal of Regional Studies (2018)


A Value-Stream Mapping Success Story: MBA Recruiting Process Improvements, Paulette Alexander and Janyce Brennan Fadden, Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Lean Six Sigma for Higher Education (2017)

Getting "There": How Innovation & Entrepreneurship Become Part of Engineering Education (Edit) Update on the use of agile strategy by Pathways teams


Going Beyond "What Should We Do?": An Approach to Implementation of Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the Curriculum (Edit) Update on Epicenter project

Social Networks, Strategic Doing and Sustainable Management of Local Food

Systems (Edit) Chapter from Urban Sustainability: Policy and Praxis, part of the Geotechnologies and the Environment series


Stimulating & Supporting Change in Entrepreneurship Education: Lessons from the Front Lines (Edit) Description of a component of the national Epicenter project which members of the Lab co-led


Accelerating Civic lnnovation through Strategic Doing (Edit) Stanford Social Innovation Review article about Strategic Doing

Effective Strategy Making in Local and Regional Development (Edit) Paper presented at the R&D Management Conference

Universities as Anchors of Regional Innovation (Edit) Article with overview of Strategic Doing as university-based engagement strategy


An Introduction to Strategic Doing for Community Development (Edit) Book chapter discussing how Strategic Doing is used in community development settings.

Network-based Engagement for Universities: Leveraging the Power of Open Networks (Edit) Paper presented at the 10th PASCAL International Observatory Conference on the role of higher education in local and regional social and economic development