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Knowledge Management and Organizational Design

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provided a list of what it considered the 100 best books on knowledge management and related subject. Since then hundreds of more have been published, so picking ones that suit you best is challenging. Our selection below is based on our own reading and includes our preference for books that inform, make you think, offer guidance and generally help you put KM into effective practice. Books are ordered alphabetically by author in each category. Main List (this page) Supplementary List There are direct links to the selected books in association with and Learning To Fly: Practical lessons from one of the World's ...
(AFKN), a methodology promoting knowledge sharing and collaboration across the Air Force. By focusing on social, behavioral and cultural aspects of knowledge sharing, AFKN was able to generate more wide spread success than most Knowledge Management systems, which focused primarily on capturing information through technology. This holistic approach continues to help the Air Force create synergies that allow warfighters to reduce organizational barriers and increase effectiveness through synchronizing operational decisions and actions. AFKN (at ) is available only from the ...
KM and OL: Rx for OD
Knowledge management (KM) and organizational learning (OL) are interrelated concepts such that individual learning and knowledge creation processes feed the formation of knowledge and directly affect the ability of an organization to improve its performance (Nonaka, 1991; Song & Chermack, 2008; Myers, 1996). KM and OL are critical to organizations in that “the degree to which any organization can expect to be successful in the future will depend primarily on the levels of knowledge and innovation it can sustain” (Hyde & Mitchell, 2000, p. 57). Nonaka (1991) defined tacit to tacit creation of knowledge as individuals sharing ... market research, surveys and trends
EIASM: Workshop on Information and Organization Design
Organizational Design is a dynamic process where the organization adapts to new challenges and creates new opportunities. Successful organizations in fast changing environments and technologies are challenged to adapt their organization design more often and more quickly than ever before. Organizational design, misfit management, co-evolution, designs for fast change, and dynamic organizational design methodologies are foci to study organizing in this fast paced world. Living laboratories, computational models, longitudinal data and analyses are research technologies for learning differently. In this workshop, we want to focus ... market research, surveys and trends


Leveraging HR and knowledge management in a challenging economy ...
In today's challenging economy, organizations that optimize knowledge management--a key success factor--are leaders in their field. As a strategic business partner, HR plays an important role in fostering a workplace culture for organizational learning. From sustainability and education to workforce planning and global knowledge transfer, knowledge management is essential for competitive advantage. Introduction In an economic downturn, the collection of organizational knowledge and its application are likely to determine the next generation of industry superstars. Education and learning are cornerstones of the Obama ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Changing dimensions and growth of knowledge based economy in India ...
Knowledge management is a new emerging discipline with its inter-disciplinary approach in today's business world. It has now become a mainstream priority for any business organization. It has become the driving force for social development. Globalization of the technology would indeed bring the world closer. Today, knowledge economy is converting intellectual assets of manpower into productive force. It helps in reserve knowledge resources that already exist in the economy. This paper highlights the concept of knowledge management and its need, components, India's position in the global economy. Growth of India ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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Six University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire faculty and staff members were recognized for excellence during the university's academic year opening meeting Aug. 24. Chancellor Brian Levin-Stankevich presented 2010 Excellence awards to Dr. April Bleske-Recheck, associate professor of psychology; Dr. Paula Kleintjes Neff, professor of biology; Dr. Scott Lester, professor of management, department of management and marketing; Constance Russell, associate registrar; Wanda Schulner, program assistant to the vice chancellor for academic affairs; and Theresa Wells, academic adviser and senior lecturer, department of management and ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
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Knowledge management and HRD
Myers, P. S. (1996) Knowledge Management and Organizational Design, Boston, MA, and Oxford: Butterworth-Heinemann. Nickols, F. (2000) 'The knowledge in ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Collaborative Knowledge Management, Social Networks, and ...
Knowledge management and organizational learning are related. .... Understanding computers and cognition: A new foundation for design. ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Articles About Organizations: Organizational Design — HBS Working ...
This article documents the precursors of the Balanced Scorecard (BSC) strategic performance management tool and describes the evolution of the BSC since its introduction in 1992 in the Harvard Business Review . During the last 15 years, the BSC has been adopted by thousands of private, public, and nonprofit enterprises around the world. HBS professor Robert S. Kaplan, who created the concept and tool with David Norton, explains the roots and motivation for their original article as well as subsequent innovations that connect it to a larger management literature. Inequalities in the senior ranks by sex and race remain rampant in ...
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