answering 3 easy questions 7

After reading, annotating, and considering Gladwell’s “Small Change (Links to an external site.),” upload one concise and considered paragraph in response to each of the following questions:

  1. Discuss weak and strong connections and how location/space (dorms v. digital) impacts connection. Offer an example from your experience of how a space has impacted a connection.
  2. Discuss the difference between networks and hierarchies. Think of a group you’ve participated in and describe where it landed on the spectrum between loose network and militant hierarchy.
  3. Discuss Sasha and the sidekick. What was Gladwell’s takeaway? What was Shirky’s? What is your takeaway?