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Author Von Krogh, George.

Title Enabling knowledge creation : how to unlock the mystery of tacit knowledge and release the power of innovation / Georg von Krogh, Kazuo Ichijo, Ikujiro Nonaka
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000
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Description 1 online resource (x, 292 pages) : illustrations
Contents From managing to enabling knowledge -- The limits of knowledge management: why so many barriers still exist -- Care in the organization: why an enabling context matters -- Strategy and knowledge creation: ensuring survival in the present and advancement in the future -- Enabler 1: Instill a knowledge vision -- Enabler 2: Manage conversations -- Enabler 3: Mobilize knowledge activists -- Enabler 4: Create the right context -- Enabler 5: Globalize local knowledge -- Knowledge enabling in action: dismantling barriers at Gemini Consulting -- Epilogue: The knowledge-enabling journey
Summary When The Knowledge-Creating Company (OUP; nearly 40,000 copies sold) appeared, it was hailed as a landmark work in the field of knowledge management. Now, Enabling Knowledge Creation ventures even further into this all-important territory, showing how firms can generate and nurture ideas by using the concepts introduced in the first book. Weaving together lessons from such international leaders as Siemens, Unilever, Skandia, and Sony, along with their own first-hand consulting experiences, the authors introduce knowledge enabling--the overall set of organizational activities that promote knowl
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-282) and index
Subject Communication in management.
Creative ability in business.
Knowledge management.
Organizational learning.
Form Electronic book
Author Ichijō, Kazuo, 1958-
一條, 和生, 1958-
Nonaka, Ikujirō, 1935-
野中, 郁次郎, 1935-
LC no. 00020291
ISBN 0195126165 (alk. paper)
0199761345 (electronic bk.)
9780195126167 (alk. paper)
9780199761340 (electronic bk.)