The Challenges of Knowledge Sharing in Practice

Addresses the key skills that are required in organisations in the information intensive society. The book examines the power of information behaviour on the construction of different kinds of shared knowledge and social identity in a group. An introduction to the different dimensions of social capital that is structural and cognitive, and looks at the relational aspects of information behaviour in organisations. Experiences are analysed in two different case studies - in the financial and biotechnology industries - in order to gain additional insights in how the internal organisation environment should be designed to support the development of the organisation's intellectual capital. Introduces social capital dimensions to the knowledge management framework Provides empirical work on the new combination of social capital and organizational information behaviour. Two different information sharing practices are presented: a claims handling unit (routine based work) and a biotechnology firm (expert work) Develops social capital measures into qualitative information research

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  • Author : Gunilla Widen-Wulff
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 232 pages
  • ISBN : 1780632010
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The Challenges of Knowledge Sharing in Practice

The Challenges of Knowledge Sharing in Practice
  • Author : Gunilla Widen-Wulff
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 23 January 2014
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Addresses the key skills that are required in organisations in the information intensive society. The book examines the power of information behaviour on the construction of different kinds of shared knowledge and social identity in a group. An introduction to the different dimensions of social capital that is structural and cognitive, and looks at the relational aspects of information behaviour in organisations. Experiences are analysed in two different case studies - in the financial and biotechnology industries - in order

Challenges and Issues in Knowledge Management

Challenges and Issues in Knowledge Management
  • Author : Anthony F. Buono,Flemming Poulfelt
  • Publisher : IAP
  • Release : 01 September 2005
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Challenges and Issues in Knowledge Management – the fifth volume in the Research on Management Consulting series – presents sixteen chapters that explore these various perspectives, focusing on knowledge management within the context of the management consulting industry, the dynamics associated with knowledge sharing and dissemination, methodological approaches to studying knowledge in organizations, and reflections on knowledge management and management consulting. As the chapters underscore, it is important to ensure that KM initiatives are aligned with the needs of the organization and

Information Diffusion Management and Knowledge Sharing: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice

Information Diffusion Management and Knowledge Sharing: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice
  • Author : Management Association, Information Resources
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 11 October 2019
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Within the past 10 years, tremendous innovations have been brought forth in information diffusion and management. Such technologies as social media have transformed the way that information is disseminated and used, making it critical to understand its distribution through these mediums. With the consistent creation and wide availability of information, it has become imperative to remain updated on the latest trends and applications in this field. Information Diffusion Management and Knowledge Sharing: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice examines the trends, models,

The Challenges of Knowledge Sharing in Practice

The Challenges of Knowledge Sharing in Practice
  • Author : Gunilla Widen-Wulff
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 14 May 2007
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This book examines the power of information behavior on the construction of different kinds of shared knowledge and social identity in a group. It introduces different dimensions of social capital that is structural and cognitive, and looks at the relational aspects of information behavior in organizations. The author analyzes experiences in two different case studies in the financial and biotechnology industries in order to gain additional insights in how the internal organization environment should be designed to intellectual capital.

Knowledge Sharing in Practice

Knowledge Sharing in Practice
  • Author : M.H. Huysman,D.H. de Wit
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 14 March 2013
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In this volume organizational learning theory is used to analyse various practices of managing and facilitating knowledge sharing within companies. Experiences with three types of knowledge sharing, namely knowledge acquisition, knowledge reuse, and knowledge creation, at ten large companies are discussed and analyzed. This critical analysis leads to the identification of traps and obstacles when managing knowledge sharing, when supporting knowledge sharing with IT tools, and when organizations try to learn from knowledge sharing practices. The identification of these risks

The Organizational Embeddedness of Communities of Practice

The Organizational Embeddedness of Communities of Practice
  • Author : Benjamin Schulte
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 21 January 2022
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This dissertation uncovers how informal and self-organized communities of practice as a source of learning and adaptability are embedded in their formal organizational surroundings. Based on an interpretative case study of three communities of practice within the German Federal Armed Forces, the author theorizes this embeddedness as shaped through cultural dynamics and leadership processes. In particular, the author draws on a practice lens and complexity leadership theory in explaining how communities of practice generate new resources (i.e., adaptability), produce

Knowledge Management

Knowledge Management
  • Author : Suliman Hawamdeh
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release : 21 January 2022
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This edited book contains papers from the 2008 International Conference on Knowledge Management to be held in Columbus, Ohio. The papers represent much of the best and most up-to-date work by researchers and practitioners in the field of knowledge management. It provides insights into the knowledge management practices within organization and discusses issues related to knowledge management competencies and professionalism. It is a good reference source for information and knowledge professionals and can be read by both graduate and undergraduate students.

Organizational Commitment and Knowledge Sharing in Contemporary Companies

Organizational Commitment and Knowledge Sharing in Contemporary Companies
  • Author : Anna Wziątek-Staśko,Regina Lenart-Gansiniec,Izabela Michalik
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 04 March 2022
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When evaluating the success of an organization, the value of employees’ organizational commitment and the process of knowledge sharing among staff must be considered. As illustrated in this volume, these two concepts are key conditions for organizational success in the contemporary world. This book explores the concept of organizational commitment, what it is, and how to use and understand the value in knowledge management and sharing for both employees and organizations as a whole. A profound analysis of the global

Challenges in Tourism Research

Challenges in Tourism Research
  • Author : Tej Vir Singh
  • Publisher : Channel View Publications
  • Release : 04 August 2015
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In this volume leading experts from different disciplines and diverse geographic regions discuss fundamental, often controversial topics in the field of tourism studies. The book attempts to understand, identify and analyse some of the perennial problems and challenges encountered by tourism researchers. The debates include topics such as the concept of the ‘tourist’, the long-term sustainability of tourism development, the growth of volunteer tourism and the vulnerability of tourism. Bringing together the collective wisdom of 37 renowned tourism scholars in a

Software Architecture Knowledge Management

Software Architecture Knowledge Management
  • Author : Muhammad Ali Babar,Torgeir Dingsøyr,Patricia Lago,Hans van der Vliet
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 03 May 2010
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A software architecture manifests the major early design decisions, which determine the system’s development, deployment and evolution. Thus, making better architectural decisions is one of the large challenges in software engineering. Software architecture knowledge management is about capturing practical experience and translating it into generalized architectural knowledge, and using this knowledge in the communication with stakeholders during all phases of the software lifecycle. This book presents a concise description of knowledge management in the software architecture discipline. It explains

Social Knowledge Management in Action

Social Knowledge Management in Action
  • Author : Remko Helms,Jocelyn Cranefield,Jurriaan van Reijsen
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 23 February 2017
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Knowledge management (KM) is about managing the lifecycle of knowledge consisting of creating, storing, sharing and applying knowledge. Two main approaches towards KM are codification and personalization. The first focuses on capturing knowledge using technology and the latter on the process of socializing for sharing and creating knowledge. Social media are becoming very popular as individuals and also organizations learn how to use it. The primary applications of social media in a business context are marketing and recruitment. But there

Building the Knowledge Society on the Internet: Sharing and Exchanging Knowledge in Networked Environments

Building the Knowledge Society on the Internet: Sharing and Exchanging Knowledge in Networked Environments
  • Author : Bolisani, Ettore
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 30 June 2008
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"In today's networked societies, a key factor of the social and economic success is the capability to exchange, transfer, and share knowledge. This book provides research on the topic providing a foundation of an emerging and multidisciplinary field"--Provided by publisher.

Knowledge Management for Competitive Advantage During Economic Crisis

Knowledge Management for Competitive Advantage During Economic Crisis
  • Author : Ordoñez de Pablos, Patricia
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 30 September 2014
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Strategy management has always been a crucial business aspect that a company must understand to remain successful in the business world. However, there are a number of different approaches that a company can employ in order to differentiate themselves from the competition. Knowledge Management for Competitive Advantage During Economic Crisis brings together the various approaches that affect the superiority of a company’s organizational performance and the gains they can make over their competitors. By focusing on concepts such as