Knowledge Management, Types, Stages

Knowledge Management (KM) comprises a range of practices used in an organization to identify, create, represent, distribute and enable adoption of insights and experiences. In other words, Knowledge Management is a process that, continuously and systematically, transfers knowledge from individuals and teams, who generate them, to the brain of the organization for the benefit of …

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Knowledge Management at Tata Steel

Tata Steel decided to embark on formal KM initiative in the year 1999. The beginning was made in July’99 to place a Knowledge Management (KM) programme for the company to systematically & formally share and transfer learning concepts, best practices and other implicit knowledge. The essence of Knowledge management is to capture the available abundant …

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Knowledge management, Nature, Barriers

A general definition of knowledge management (KM), adapted from Macintosh (1997), is that it ‘comprises the identification and analysis of available and required knowledge, and the subsequent planning and control of actions to develop knowledge assets so as to fulfill individual and/or organizational objectives’. To understand the knowledge needs of an individual or an organization …

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What is knowledge management

At Knowledge Praxis, we define knowledge management as a business activity with two primary aspects: – Treating the knowledge component of business activities as an explicit concern of business reflected in strategy, policy, and practice at all levels of the organization. – Making a direct connection between an organization’s intellectual assets — both explicit [recorded] …

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