krebs: Krebs-Fortune 500 IT Department

Description Usage Details Source Examples

Description

krebs: Five 56 by 56 valued matrices.

Warning: Matrix number 5 (CUSTOMER) is miss the last two rows

BACKGROUNDThe data were collected by Valdis Krebs in the IT Deapartment of a Fortune 500 company. Fifty-six individuals were surveyed. The first 7 were administrative staff, The next 12 were together in a department. The next 17 were in a second department. And the following 17 were in a third department. Finally, the last 3 were executives.

Each individual reported on five different kinds of links:

1 = With whom do you work with in Business Process 1?
2 = With whom do you work with in Business Process 2?
3 = Who do you seek for advice before making a key decision?
4 = Who do you seek for technical expertise in IT?
5 = With whom do you discuss customer needs and issues?

And, for each kind of link, each individual reported the frequency of contact with each of the other individuals:

1 = Yearly or less
2 = Quarterly
3 = Monthly
4 = Weekly
5 = Daily or more

Usage

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Details

BUSINESS_1: non-symmetric, valued.
BUSINESS_2: non-symmetric, valued.
ADVICE: non-symmetric, valued.
TECHNICAL: non-symmetric, valued.
CUSTOMER: non-symmetric, valued.

Source

Valdis Krebs, unpublished, http://www.orgnet.com/.

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data(krebs)

##Plot
plot(krebs$BUSINESS_1,displaylabels=TRUE,boxed.labels=FALSE,label.cex=.5)

## Valued Matrix
as.sociomatrix(krebs$BUSINESS_1,attr="edgevalue")

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