Corporate Literacy

This book introduces a new facet for information and knowledge management: Corporate Literacy refers to the comprehensive literacy that companies and communities need in the networked, fast changing and complex environment. The views relating to organisations and information are changing along with the changes in the operating and information environment. The concept of literacy is also expanding. It cannot anymore be observed only from an individual point of view but the attention has to be transferred to communal skills. Based of these shared skills the organisation is able to build its own information architecture and to offer its information resources for use. This book will tell the reader how Corporate Literacy is created and what kind of a strategy can be used to develop it. The book includes information architecture of a literate organisation and new roles of information professionals. Provides a new concept and facet to the field of information and knowledge management Integrates increasingly expanding information and media literacy skills to organisational literacy skills, to cover a range of different aspects Connects the usability of the information architecture and information resources to the corporate literacy

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  • Author : Anne Kauhanen-Simanainen
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 184 pages
  • ISBN : 1780631561
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Corporate Literacy

Corporate Literacy
  • Author : Anne Kauhanen-Simanainen
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 31 January 2007
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This book introduces a new facet for information and knowledge management: Corporate Literacy refers to the comprehensive literacy that companies and communities need in the networked, fast changing and complex environment. The views relating to organisations and information are changing along with the changes in the operating and information environment. The concept of literacy is also expanding. It cannot anymore be observed only from an individual point of view but the attention has to be transferred to communal skills. Based

Corporate Literacy

Corporate Literacy
  • Author : Anne Kauhanen-Simanainen
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 14 February 2007
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This book introduces a new facet for information and knowledge management: Corporate Literacy refers to the comprehensive literacy that companies and communities need in the networked, fast changing and complex environment. The views relating to organisations and information are changing along with the changes in the operating and information environment. The concept of literacy is also expanding. It cannot anymore be observed only from an individual point of view but the attention has to be transferred to communal skills. Based

Closing the Literacy Gap in American Business

Closing the Literacy Gap in American Business
  • Author : Edward E. Gordon,Judith A. Ponticell,Ronald R. Morgan
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release : 29 May 1991
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The authors present their perspective on workplace literacy past, present, and future. They describe how 21st century technology produced America's "literacy gap." The book reviews strengths and weaknesses of current literacy programs. It discusses learning related to difficult employee literacy problems. Actual case studies describe Individualized Instructional Programs (IIP) for hourly workers, support staff, managers, and professionals. A game plan is formulated for how to establish company "Work Force Education" policy and offer multi-level, cost-justified programs. Finally, international responses to

Business Literacy Survival Guide for HR Professionals

Business Literacy Survival Guide for HR Professionals
  • Author : Regan W. Garey
  • Publisher : Society for Human Resource
  • Release : 29 May 2022
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Arguing that business literacy is relevant to the HR professional, this reference addresses concerns that individuals in HR positions are being overlooked in terms of corporate decision making and explains corporate accounting and finance through the lens of well-accepted HR competencies. Including data on financial ratios, budgeting, and fraud, this straightforward guide contains critical information for all business leaders, but especially HR generalists and managers who are not regularly exposed to such material.

Information Literacy and Workplace Performance

Information Literacy and Workplace Performance
  • Author : Tom W. Goad
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release : 29 May 2022
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Today's workplace demands skills for a knowledgeable, productive use of information. Success, both personal and organizational, comes from finding what is essential and optimizing its effectiveness. Goad teaches readers how to swim in a potentially overwhelming sea of data. This easy-to-read, lucid guide attends to basic skills, thinking and decision-making, creativity enhancement, innovation and risk taking, computer literacy, subject matter literacy, learning how to learn, and securement of on-the-job help.

Re-Educating the Corporation

Re-Educating the Corporation
  • Author : Daniel R. Tobin
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 01 February 1994
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Presents five approaches--strong visible leadership, "thinking" literacy, overcoming functional myopia, creating effective learning teams and managers as enablers--essential to create a true learning organization. By focusing on the learning requirements of employees, companies can impact major change initiatives such as reengineering and TQM.

The Community of the Book

The Community of the Book
  • Author : John Young Cole
  • Publisher : Transaction Publishers
  • Release : 29 May 2022
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This is a selective listing of organizations that promote books and reading! administer literacy projects, and encourage the study of books. Compiled byf Carren O. Kaston, The Community of the Book focuses on national programs of special interest to the Center for the Bookin The Library of Congress, but should be of use to the entire book community. The Emphasis is on organizations in the United States, where recently there has been renewed interest in educational reform, in literacy, and

Participatory Practices in Adult Education

Participatory Practices in Adult Education
  • Author : Pat Campbell,Barbara Burnaby
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 18 May 2005
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Although there has been a great deal of rhetoric about learner empowerment in educational and community development circles, this book is the first to offer detailed examples of successful participatory practices in adult education spanning a wide range of program settings, such as schools, institutions, communities, and the workplace. The editors join with practitioner colleagues in the United States and Canada to document successes; to network about ideas from active projects, past and present, that have had a participatory component;

21st Century Literacy

21st Century Literacy
  • Author : Renita Schmidt,Paul Lee Thomas
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 09 November 2008
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Renita Schmidt and P. L. Thomas The guiding mission of the teacher education program in the university where we teach is to create teachers who are scholars and leaders. While the intent of that mission is basically sound in theory—we instill the idea that teachers at all levels are professionals, always learning and growing in knowledge—that theory, that philosophical underpinning does not insure that the students who complete our program are confident about the act or performance of

Bugs in the System

Bugs in the System
  • Author : William Vorley,Dennis Keeney
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 23 April 2014
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This important, interdisciplinary contribution to the 'greening' business debate looks at one of the most environmentally controversial industries - the chemical pesticide industry. If that sector can be put on to an environmentally sustainable footing, then the same may be possible for virtually all of industry. As business and environmental trends turn the pesticide industry's focus to biotechnology and seed engineering, this book examines the extent to which the industry is prepared to exploit new business opportunities in a more