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Knowledge management: an organizational capabilities perspective
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A hallmark of the new economy is the ability of organizations to realize economic value from their collection of knowledge assets as well as their assets of information, production distribution, and affiliation. Despite the competitive necessity of becoming a knowledge- 

The eleven deadliest sins of knowledge management
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Acore tenet of any organizational learning project is that without detecting and correcting errors in" what we know" and" how we learn," an organization's knowledge deteriorates, becomes obsolete, and can result in" bad" decisions. Because systematic attention to 

Knowledge management strategies: toward a taxonomy
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This paper draws on primary and secondary data to propose a taxonomy of strategies, or schools, for knowledge management. The primary purpose of this framework is to guide executives on choices to initiate knowledge management projects according to goals, 

Knowledge management enablers, processes, and organizational performance: an integrative view and empirical examination
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Knowledge is recognized as an important weapon for sustaining competitive advantage and many companies are beginning to manage organizational knowledge. Researchers have investigated knowledge management factors such as enablers, processes, and 

Research directions for knowledge management
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The emerging interest in knowledge management requires, and will probably receive, considerable scholarly inquiry. As research advances, it ought to be especially sensitive to preserving, and building upon, the already significant literatures on the management of 

Organizational knowledge management: A contingency perspective
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Prior research examines several knowledge management processes, considering each as universally appropriate. Instead, we propose that the context influences the suitability of a knowledge management process. We develop a contingency framework, including two 

Knowledge management as a doughnut: Shaping your knowledge strategy through communities of practice
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The term"  knowledge management" has had its detractors. Some people have even claimed that it is an oxymoron: when it comes to knowledge, they say, the term management does not even apply. Others have criticized the IT focus that the term suggests. Yet the term also 

Just-in-time delivery comes to knowledge management
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r. Bob Goldszer is the associate chief medical officer and head of the Special Services Department at Brigham and Women's in Boston, one of the nation's leading hospitals. A 

Special issue: Knowledge management
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Ecology: Mastering the Information and Knowledge Environment (Oxford University Press, 1997) and the best-seller Working Knowledge: Managing What Your Organization Knows

What is knowledge management
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In practice, knowledge management often encompasses identifying and mapping intellectual assets within the organization, generating new knowledge for competitive advantage within the organization, making vast amounts of corporate information 

An empirical examination of the influence of organizational culture on knowledge managementpractices
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Knowledge management to facilitate the creation, storage, transfer, and application of knowledge in organizations has received wide attention in practice and research in the past several years. Often cited as a significant challenge in knowledge management practices 

Wiki: A technology for conversational knowledge management and group collaboration
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ABSTRACT Wikis (from wikiwiki, meaning fast in Hawaiian) are a promising new technology that supports conversational knowledge creation and sharing. A Wiki is a collaboratively created and iteratively improved set of web pages, together with the 

Knowledge management through ontologies
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Most enterprises agree that knowledge is an essential asset for success and survival on a increasingly competitive and global market. This awareness is one of the main reasons for the exponential growth of knowledge management in the past decade. Our approach to 

A knowledge management success model: theoretical development and empirical validation
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We examine a knowledge management (KM) success model that incorporates the quality of available knowledge and KM systems built to share and reuse knowledge such as determinants of users' perception of usefulness and user satisfaction with an 

12 principles of knowledge management
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Stately or slangy, it's a fact that knowledge is edging out buildings and gear as the essential business asset. Even advertising and marketing use such words as knowledge, intelligence, and ideas. When many companies must innovate or die, their ability to learn, adapt, and 

Knowledge management: an emerging discipline rooted in a long history
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ABSTRACT The business direction we call Knowledge Management (KM) has emerged over the last decades as a result of many intellectual, societal, and business forces. Some of its roots extend back for millennia, both in the West and the East, while others, particularly 

Value-based knowledge management
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How will your company face the complexity of making decisions in the 21st century? Perhaps you think," with knowledge" . But are you aware that there is no use in stockpiling knowledge unless it's meaningful to your company and adds value for your employees, 

Knowledge management-the next fad to forget people?
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ABSTRACT This paper presents a review and critical analysis of the recent and rapidly growing lite iature on Knowledge Management It suggests that KM is in danger of foi lowing¡ he now familiar path of previous management approaches (such as Business 

The phenomenon of knowledge management: what does it mean to the information profession?
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What does this mean to library and information service professionals? Does it mean that the nirvana of public appreciation and value is here? After all, don't librarians organize and provide access to knowledge? Is it yet another management fad of the type referred to by 

An innovative knowledge management learning cycle by Lego NXT for science education
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ABSTRACT The competition for knowledge creation and imparting learning has become more and more intense. In this competitive environment, teachers have to manage their imparting knowledge not only by maintaining quality and creativeness, but also by increasing 

Knowledge Management in Practice: A Special Issue
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Organizations of different kinds, from structured companies up to social networks or virtual communities, are becoming increasingly aware of the need to collect, organize, mobilize, and increase the expertise and knowledge which characterize their ability to stay alive, adapt, 

Towards Legal Knowledge Management Systems for Regulatory Compliance
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ABSTRACT Maintaining regulatory compliance is an increasing concern. Legal Knowledge Management systems could support the work of compliance managers. However, there are challenges to overcome, of interpreting legal knowledge and mapping it onto business 

FACTORS INFLUENCING PERCEIVED BENEFITS AND USER SATISFACTION INKNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS
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Information systems (IS) serve as important enablers of business processes in organizations. Still, there is no obvious positive relation between IT investments and business performance: on the one hand, top-performing companies in terms of revenue, 

Innovation and Knowledge Management
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Innovation management emerged as a discipline in the 1890s with Edison's innovation factory. Edison changed the image of the sole inventor by converting innovation to a process with recognized steps practiced by a team of inventors working together–laying the basic 

The intellectual core and impact of the knowledge management academic
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ABSTRACT Purpose–The purpose of this paper is two-fold: to explore the intellectual core of the knowledge management (KM) academic discipline in order to test whether it exhibits signs of a reference discipline; and to analyze the theoretical and practical impact of the 

Adoption of Knowledge Management Systems in Saudi Arabian Public Sector Organisations: Role of Institutional Factors
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ABSTRACT This research aimed to examine the importance and influence of environmental factors on adoption of knowledge management systems (KMS) in the context of the Saudi Arabian public sector. In order to analyse the external environmental pressures felt by 

Using Knowledge Management to Increase Use of Sustainable Tourism Business Practices: a Case Study for Indiana
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ABSTRACT Sustainable tourism practices are applicable to all forms of tourism, regardless of application of these practices is flawed and do not specifically address the issues behind 

Knowledge Management Tools
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Sharing institutional knowledge can be a significant challenge for many organizations. This is especially true in organizations that are of considerable size and transient, such as the military. In order to keep an organization moving along smoothly, it is essential to make 

Feasibility Study of Options for Long Term Knowledge Sharing and Management: Needs Assessment Report
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This is a needs assessment report of the demand for and access to knowledge in rural transport carried out on behalf of the African Community Access Programme (AFCAP) by a team of International Forum for Rural Transport and Development (IFRTD) consultants 

Investigation of Ambient Intelligence and Knowledge Management Interrelationship: the Czech Perspective
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ABSTRACT Contemporary societal development is usually described as a transition of the information society to one of knowledge where all current managerial problems are systemic in nature in that they are all interrelated. Therefore, Knowledge Management remains a 

A Review On Knowledge Management Process Models In Former Two Decades
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This study concentrates on reviewing knowledge management process models provided between 1991 and 2012 which have been grounded in the KM literature. From process approach knowledge management defined as an issue dealt with some processes such 

A framework to model metadata for knowledge management tools
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Full Paper-In recent years many kinds of knowledge management tools are being developed. Most of them have in common that they provide an interface to acquire artifacts along with a certain set of metadata. In this paper, a new framework is presented to model 

Preliminary Study of Knowledge Management Implementation Strategy for the Automotive Industry in Malaysia
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ABSTRACT This paper covers a research in the area of knowledge management implementation strategy for the automotive industry. A preliminary study on the knowledge management implementation strategy was conducted in the local organizations in order to 

Analysis of an education knowledge management website
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ABSTRACT For institutional support, the website Smart Creative Teachers net, SCTnet, was established. It is a network community for teachers to discuss and share instruction knowledge and experiences. SCTNet mean smart, creative and teachers 

DECISION MAKING MODELS AND KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT PREFERENCES: Taiwanese Expatriates in China
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ABSTRACT The purpose of the study was to investigate the possible relationship between Decision-Making models and Knowledge Management practices of selected executives in Taiwanese companies at the Changjiang Delta in Mainland China. Using survey data 

A REVIEW OF KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT TECHNIQUES FOR CRISIS AND RELIEFMANAGEMENT
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ABSTRACT The stream of crisis and relief management research is witnessing a growing popularity amongst information systems researchers whose research addresses various aspects of crisis and relief management. ISCRAM 1, the International community on 

A Biblical Model of Mentoring with a Knowledge Management Perspective
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ABSTRACT The primary purpose of this paper is to develop a biblical model of mentoring with a knowledge management perspective. To this end, four research questions are submitted:(a) what are the components of a biblical model of mentoring with a knowledge management 

RSystems Approach to Determine the Significance of the Critical Success Factors of aKnowledge Management System
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ABSTRACT Today's organizations have realized the necessity to focus on their knowledge assets for ensuring sustainability in a globally challenging environment. This paper identifies the critical success factors (CSFs) of knowledge management (KM) in a typical IT industry 

AN INTERPRETATIVE SYSTEMS APPROACH TO DEVELOP A FUNCTIONAL FRAMEWORK FOR KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT
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ABSTRACT The concept of Knowledge Management (KM), as an emerging research field, has become a critical issue in helping enterprises to gain the position of a competitive advantage, due to its role for providing the support to the business operational processes, 

Knowledge Management in an Indian Perspective
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ABSTRACT Knowledge management is a systematic process for creating, acquiring, synthesizing, learning, sharing and using knowledge and experience to achieve organizational goals. A proper flow of information is essential for the growth of every 

Impact of innovation on knowledge management-an Indian scenario
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ABSTRACT Rapid obsolescence is a major challenge for Indian organizations of the 21st century and Innovation is the only way of survival. Knowledge is the key ingredient of innovation. Innovation by its definition assumes the existence of some process which 

Facts, Processes and Common Understandings: The Management of Knowledge in Project Based Organisations
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During the last couple of decades, project based organisations (PBOs) have been on a environment and conditions for conducting business call for more flexible, innovative 

Librarian As Knowledge Manager For Knowledge Management In Library
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ABSTRACT These paper discuses what is Knowledge management, relation of Information manager or Knowledge manager and Knowledge. A Librarian how are working as Knowledge Manager. Explain the Information manager and Knowledge Management 

Knowledge management activities in small and medium enterprises/industries: a conceptual framework
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ABSTRACT This paper aims to identify knowledge management (KM) activities in Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) and Small and Medium Industries (SMI) in Malaysia. From the literature, many researchers and KM practitioners have identified knowledge identification, 

The Influence of Knowledge Management and Brand Equity on Marketing Performance: a Case Study of a Japanese Automaker's Branch in Taiwan
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ABSTRACT The chief purpose of this study is to verify and understand how the corporateinitiated implementation of knowledge management (KM) and brand equity affect the marketing performance of a Japanese automaker's Taiwanese branch. Data was 

Identification and Prioritization of Key Success Factors of Knowledge Management in Learning Organizations
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ABSTRACT At this era of knowledge, organizations witness dynamic and challenging environments day by day. Alternation and evolution is an Inseparable component of today's world and today the Intangible and spiritual properties which are called knowledge are 

The Role of Intellectual Property in the Success of Knowledge Management: A Case Study
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ABSTRACT Due to the specific economic conditions dominating corporations, their competitive advantage is no more based on their physical assets. The factor that, nowadays, makes these companies competitive in the current economy is the effective management of 

Using Knowledge Management to improve performance: A case for Indian healthcare delivery system.
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ABSTRACT Healthcare is one of the key service sectors in today's world and it happens to be in the constant state of flux with ever changing technology, new findings and improved tools, new drugs and new methods of combating diseases. Indeed, healthcare research is one 

KNOWLEDGE RECORD AND KNOWLEDGE PRESERVATION: A CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORK OF KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT PRACTICE AT
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ABSTRACT Today, an evolving set of Knowledge Management Practices (KMP) in libraries has grown tremendously in research and publication. By exploring and expanding from the previous research that has found to have a significant impact and gaps in KMP, this Paper 

Knowledge Management in Canadian Healthcare Organizations: How Do KnowledgeBrokers Perform?
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Under the Canada's health Act, the health sector is administered and operated on a nonprofit basis by the public authority. The sustainability of Canada's public health-care system depends in large part on its ability to implement strategies to improve its perform- 

Effective Knowledge Management through Measurement
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ABSTRACT Knowledge is now recognized as the most important factor of wealth creation, meaning there is no clearer way to prosperity than assigning priority to learning and knowledge creation. This is of greater significance to educational institutions because they 

Awareness of Knowledge Management among Librarians of Engineering Colleges Affiliated to Anna University of Technology, Coimbatore: A Study
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Knowledge management (KM) is about building organisational intelligence by enabling people to improve the way they work in capturing, sharing, and using knowledge. It involves using the ideas and experience of people and process to improve the organisation's 

Knowledge Management Through the TQM in the Metrology Area
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Knowledge Management (KM) is continually used in various economic and social sectors as scientific, technological, educational, industrial and organizational. Its understanding and use help us to ensure the generation, exchange and application of knowledge under 

Process Model of Knowledge Management in Government Organizations (Case Study: Iran's Customs Administration)
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ABSTRACT Today world is associated with expansion of features such as increased levels of complexity, globalization and dynamism, development and maintenance of internal skills and capabilities, and for competition creating changes is very important both in the 

Knowledge Management: FROM THEORY TO PRACTICE
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ABSTRACT Knowledge management is a process that helps organizations to find important information, select, organize and publish them; and it'sa proficiency that will be necessary for actions like solving problems, dynamic learning, decision making. Knowledge 

The activation of knowledge management (KM) processes in manufacturing firms: use of target costing and information technology (IT) infrastructure
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This study empirically examined the effects of both target costing systems (TCS) and information technology (IT) infrastructure on the knowledge management (KM) processes of manufacturing firms. A multi-methodological approach was adopted by mixing both 

Power Distance and Knowledge Management from a Post-Taylorist Perspective
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ABSTRACT Contact centres have been exemplars of scientific management in the discipline of operations management for more than a decade now. With the movement of industries from a resource based economy to knowledge based economy businesses have started 

NCOA: Moving Forward with Knowledge Management
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Knowledge management (KM) is a critical enabler for the Military Intelligence (MI) Noncommissioned Officer Academy (NCOA). The US Army Intelligence Center of Excellence (USAICoE) KM architecture, known as the Intelligence Knowledge Network (IKN), 

A STUDY ON T HE USAGE OF KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT
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Managers concerned with implementing knowledge management in their organizations today face a number of challenges in developing sound methods for this still emerging area of management practice. Both the growing literature on knowledge management and the 

An evaluation of core competence on knowledge management for elementary schools' teachers: A case study of remote rural area in Taiwan,
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ABSTRACT In the knowledge economy era, teachers' core competencies for knowledge management have an important impact on the development of school education. It is an important issue to explore how to evaluate core competencies of knowledge management 

Mentored action learning applied to personal knowledge management-a research in progress
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ABSTRACT This paper positions and justifies an ongoing research project, the doctoral research of the first-named author. Two of the authors have previously critically reviewed the literature concerning the relationships between data, information and knowledge (Green  

Library As Knowledge Management Centre: A View
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ABSTRACT This is paper discusses the definition of Knowledge and Knowledge Management concepts, Knowledge Analysis, Knowledge Planning, Knowledge Technology and computer supported work systems in a library. It explains the Knowledge-related 

Investigating the Influence of Knowledge Management Processes on Organizational Learning in pp. r Pipe and Fittings Production Industrial
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ABSTRACT Objective of the present survey is to study the impact of knowledge management processes on organizational learning increase in pp. r pipe and fittings production Industrial. Therefore, it has been tried to examine the impact of key knowledge management 

Cloud-Savvy Contextual Spaces as Agile Personal Learning Environments or InformalKnowledge Management Solutions
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ABSTRACT This paper presents how advanced social media platforms can be exploited to construct and share contextual spaces enabling the instantiation of agile personal learning environments or informal knowledge management solutions. The usefulness of open 

Forest Planning in a Swedish Company–a Knowledge Management Analysis of Forest Information
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Forest data and forest information are central to forest management planning. The knowledge a large forest-owning company possesses about its forests could potentially be a strategic capability. In this study, the forest-planning process of a large forest company is 

Using legal ontology to improve classification in the eunomos legal document andknowledge management system
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ABSTRACT We focus on the classification of descriptions of legal obligations in the Legal Taxonomy Syllabus. We compare the results of classification using increasing levels of semantic information. Firstly, we use the text of the concept description, analysed via the 

Knowledge Management: A Recommended Companion in the Task of Biblical Mentoring in the 21st Century
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ABSTRACT Mentors not only help clarify the call of God in the protgs' lives but also develop the inner character and spiritual depth of their protgs. Yet, little attention has been paid to the knowledge-intensive nature of mentoring. Also, there is a dearth of Christian research 

Application of Ontology to Knowledge Management of Sucker-rod Pumping System Fault Diagnosis
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ABSTRACT Sucker-rod pumping system operating status fault diagnosis technology is closely related to the energy consumption, production per well and the cost of crude oil exploration. But the knowledge depiction of the expert diagnostic system is mainly based on the 

Finding Association Rules through Efficient Knowledge Management Technique
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Mining, to find, extract and mine the useful information from databases. In case of updating transactions in the database the already discovered knowledge may become invalid. So we need efficient knowledge management techniques for finding the updated knowledge 

ROLE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY IN KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
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ABSTRACT Now a days an organization? s competitive capability is intrinsically tied to the ability to rapidly collaborate with customers and key stakeholders. The knowledge is necessary to drive critical business processes is available where it needs to be, when it 

Organization Structural Dimensions Effects on Knowledge Management: A Review
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This study focuses on reviewing suggested relationships between structural dimensions of an organization and knowledge management. Structural dimensions included of complexity, centralization and formalization. Reviewing studies in this area represented a clear 

Knowledge Management Case Study: Pratt and Whitney Rocketdyne
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Within an organization, knowledge is embedded in multiple resources, including its people. Knowledge management strives to capture, manage and leverage that knowledge. This case study examines the knowledge management efforts at Pratt and Whitney Rocketdyne 

Knowledge Management in Indian Higher Educational Institutions: A three-dimensional Approach
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Indian academic institutions have steadily developed considerable R&D capabilities and have shown promising results also. We must realize what we know and be able to make maximum use of the knowledge. This study presents an insight into knowledge 

On the integration of knowledge management, cloud computing and LOHAS economy as a corporate strategy
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ABSTRACT In this report we discuss the triangular strategy of integrating knowledge management, cloud computing and lifestyle of health and sustainability (LOHAS) as a corporate strategy. The core of this strategy is that consumer behavior is the consequence 

Morphosyntactic Linguistic Wavelets for Knowledge Management
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Morphosyntactics studies grammatical categories and linguistic units that have both morphological and syntactic properties. In its proscriptive form, morphosyntactics describes the set of rules that govern linguistic units whose properties are definable by both 

Knowledge Management System and Higher Education Institutions
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ABSTRACT Knowledge Management System is the key in achieving opportunities for better decision-making and competitive advantages for organizations. Academic sector have significant opportunities to apply Knowledge Management System practices to their 

The Significance of Knowledge Management in Civil Engineering Construction Firms in Nigeria
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ABSTRACT The knowledge generated during the construction phase of the projects are loss as results of lack of awareness of the benefits derived in knowledge management (KM) practice by the professionals of the civil engineering (CE) construction firms. Therefore, 

Three Postulates That Change Knowledge Management Paradigm
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In the foreword of the book untitled The New Age in Knowledge(O'Dell and Hubert 2011) Larry Prusak describes some of the main principles focused on knowledge management at the beginning days (p. xi): i) Knowledge is a fixed pool, a collection of resources that can 

The Construction Enterprises Culture Building Based on Knowledge Management
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ABSTRACT In this paper, on the basis of the role of construction enterprises culture, the modern connotation of enterprises culture under the perspective of knowledge management (KM) and the each other relations of enterprises cultureKM are comprehensively discussed, 

The Relationship between Knowledge Management and Innovation Level in Mexican SMEs: empirical evidence
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ABSTRACT The transformation of the current society from an industry-based economy to a knowledge management and innovation-based economy is changing the design and implementation of business strategies and the nature of the competition among the 

Knowledge Management in Bio-Information Systems
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Knowledge management is a broad topic. For different people, it may mean different things. For business people, this phrase means the accumulated procedures/processes and experiences (organizational assets), and the way to facilitate the use, and to retain these 

Fostering research and development (R&D) performance using knowledge management
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This research highlights the facilitating role of knowledge management in research and development (R&D). Knowledge management meets the essential requirements of problem solving, generation of new ideas and productivity enhancement activities of R&D 

A Framework for Process Knowledge Management
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BACKGROUND The biopharmaceutical industry is trying to lower the high costs of developing successful new drugs. Manufacturers face significant pressures to reduce the cost of producing new, innovative biologics (2). However you measure it, developing a 

Evaluating the E-Learning Platform from the Perspective of Knowledge Management: The AHP Approach
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ABSTRACT A growing number of higher education institutions have adopted asynchronous and synchronous Web-based learning platforms to improve students' learning efficiency and increase learning satisfaction in the past decade. Unlike traditional face-to-face learning 

Knowledge Management in Community Health Care Process in Thailand
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ABSTRACT This research aims to study the health care management and the sectors affecting knowledge management in the community. The data collected from the community that a combination of conventional medicine and traditional medicine is a forceful community 

The Crux of Knowledge Management: Four Discordances for Emergent Knowledge and Organizational Information Technology
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ABSTRACT Information technology has been employed with tremendous success to support various organizational activities. However, few aspects of the modern organization have been proven as difficult to support with IT as the 'management'of organizational 

Understanding user's criteria in selecting a knowledge management system
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Human's decision is a combination of complicated considerations; even when it comes to choosing an information system. This paper uses several techniques based on multiple criteria decision methods (MCDM) including Delphi method and analytic hierarchy 


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