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|Knowledge Management and Competitive Advantage: Issues and Potential Solutions
Michael A. Chilton, James M. Bloodgood.
Knowledge is a significant organizational resource. In order to build and sustain a competitive advantage, this knowledge must be protected within an organization’s core businesses from discovery by competitors.
Knowledge Management and Competitive Advantage: Issues and Potential Solutions examines...
Knowledge Discovery, Transfer, and Management in the Information Age
Murray E. Jennex.
With the advent of electronic databases, information technologies, and the Internet, organizations now more than ever have easy access to all the knowledge they need to conduct their affairs. Identifying the useful information in all that data, however, can pose a challenge.
Harnessing Dynamic Knowledge Principles in the Technology-Driven World
In a technology-driven world, it is essential that enterprises develop reliable and rapid flows of knowledge to distribute evenly across organizations, time and place, and individuals in order to sustain a competitive advantage. However, most leaders and managers are unacquainted with effective...
Knowledge Management Practice in Organizations: The View from Inside
Ulla de Stricker.
Knowledge management can be a powerful tool if successfully implemented into an organizational structure. Uncovering the latest methods, tools, trends, and strategies in organizational knowledge management should be a priority for individuals working in a variety of industries.
Intelligence Methods and Systems Advancements for Knowledge-Based Business
Knowledge is power: In today’s era of knowledge-based economies, constantly changing business environments, severe competition, and globalization, gaining the knowledge edge will greatly empower an organization to stay on the cutting edge. Intelligence Methods and Systems Advancements for...
Ontology-Based Applications for Enterprise Systems and Knowledge Management
Mohammad Nazir Ahmad, Robert M. Colomb, Mohd Syazwan Abdullah.
Throughout the past decade, the notion of ontologies has influenced research in many application areas including databases, information retrieval, electronic commerce, natural language processing, knowledge management, enterprise systems, systems analysis and design, the Web, and more. Ontology-Based...
Information Systems Applications in the Arab Education Sector
Contributors to this comprehensive volume argue that the Arab educational system is dull, outdated, and stagnant and needs to adopt vibrant, innovative, and collaborative changes. This situation poses a financial, social, political, and professional challenge for most countries in the region....
Dynamic Models for Knowledge-Driven Organizations
Murray E. Jennex.
Since knowledge systems and knowledge management programs are put in place to monitor workers in the performance of their jobs; knowledge is, therefore, an essential component in the achievement of goals and production of economic benefit of an organization. Dynamic Models for Knowledge-Driven...
Intellectual Capital Strategy Management for Knowledge-Based Organizations
Patricia Ordóñez de Pablos, Robert D. Tennyson, Jingyuan Zhao.
With the proper management, knowledge-based resources (human capital, relational capital, structural capital) aim to contribute to the creation of a competitive advantage not only for companies and institutions, but also for nations and economic regions. Intellectual Capital Strategy Management for...
Multidisciplinary Studies in Knowledge and Systems Science
An increasing amount of data and information has indicated the need for effective knowledge modeling tools for extracting useful information and providing decision aids for various applications. Multidisciplinary Studies in Knowledge and Systems Science brings together valuable research on the adoption...
Library Reference Services and Information Literacy: Models for Academic Institutions
Rosanne M Cordell.
As classrooms and universities strive to adapt their instructional methods to an ever progressing technological age, it is imperative that academic libraries also revisit the ways in which reference and instruction services are organized and implemented. Library Reference Services and Information...
Knowledge-Based Processes in Software Development
Saqib Saeed, Izzat Alsmadi.
Recent growth in knowledge management concepts has played a vital role in the improvement of organizational performance. These knowledge management approaches have been influential in achieving the goal of efficient production of software development processes. Knowledge-Based Processes in Software...
Knowledge Management 2.0: Organizational Models and Enterprise Strategies
Imed Boughzala, Aurelie Dudezert.
In the last few years, knowledge management practices have evolved in organizations. The introduction of Web 2.0 technologies has encouraged new methods of information usage and knowledge sharing, which are frequently used by employees who already rely on these Web 2.0 technologies in their personal...
Conceptual Models and Outcomes of Advancing Knowledge Management: New Technologies
Murray E. Jennex.
Central to the study of knowledge management is the notion that retaining existing practices and experiences and applying them to new scenarios improves organizational and individual performance. While a strong foundation has been constructed by over two decades of research in this discipline, there...
Systems Approach Applications for Developments in Information Technology
The intricate fields of information systems and information technology consist of innumerable interrelated facets from hardware to software and creators to end users. All systems inevitably encounter errors or problems, and as new solutions are found and created in today’s complex world of technology...
Strategies for Knowledge Management Success: Exploring Organizational Efficacy
Murray E. Jennex, Stefan Smolnik.
Knowledge management captures the right knowledge, to the right user, who in turn uses the knowledge to improve organizational or individual performance to increase effectiveness. Strategies for Knowledge Management Success: Exploring Organizational Efficacy collects and presents key research articles...
International Journal of Knowledge-Based Organizations (IJKBO)
The International Journal of Knowledge-Based Organizations (IJKBO) examines current, state-of-the art research in the areas of decision sciences and business intelligence, and the interactions, linkages, and applications of knowledge-based business with information systems. This journal provides an...
Ethical Issues and Social Dilemmas in Knowledge Management: Organizational Innovation
Goncalo Jorge Morais da Costa.
Knowledge management is a multi-disciplinary field, encompassing management, information science, psychology, sociology, neurobiology, ethics, and others. It impacts many organizational communities, which determine its boundaries, making ethical and social dilemmas vital it is proper execution. Ethical...
Knowledge Management for Process, Organizational and Marketing Innovation: Tools and Methods
Emma O'Brien, Seamus Clifford, Mark Southern.
There has been a significant increase in knowledge-driven industries over the past decade. Despite the importance of knowledge in the innovation process, little research has been conducted into how knowledge management can be applied to make the innovation process more effective. Knowledge Management...
Encyclopedia of Knowledge Management, Second Edition
David Schwartz, Dov Te'eni.
Knowledge Management has evolved into one of the most important streams of management research, affecting organizations of all types at many different levels. The Encyclopedia of Knowledge Management, Second Edition provides a compendium of terms, definitions and explanations of concepts, processes and...
Cases on ICT Utilization, Practice and Solutions: Tools for Managing Day-to-Day Issues
Mubarak S. Al-Mutairi, Lawan Ahmed Mohammed.
Information Communication Technology is one of the fastest advancing areas in our modern time. Gaining attention over the past few decades, ICT is one of the cornerstones of our developing culture in the 21st century. Cases on ICT Utilization, Practice and Solutions: Tools for Managing Day-to-Day...
Identifying, Measuring, and Valuing Knowledge-Based Intangible Assets: New Perspectives
Belen Vallejo-Alonso, Arturo Rodriguez-Castellanos, Gerardo Arregui-Ayastuy.
The value of intangible assets has become increasingly prominent in recent years, in spite of the difficulties involved in the identification, measurement and financial valuation of intangibles. Identifying, Measuring, and Valuing Knowledge-Based Intangible Assets: New Perspectives highlights the...