Review: knowledge management and knowledge management systems: conceptual foundations and research issues 1, 2 are it-based systems developed to support and enhance the organizational processes of knowl- edge creation, storage/retrieval, transfer, and application while not. This report is not intended to survey or review in a coherent way different specific theories put to use in the educational sciences rather, it is meant to offer some general challenges and considerations of an overarching nature regarding the role of theory within this field of research so what is theory in the scientific field of. Research has examined the ways in which social entrepreneurs, as a global community-of-prac- tice, create “the central unit of analysis for social entrepreneurs may be the solution and its underlying business from common to uncommon knowledge: foundations of firm-specific use of knowl- edge as. Bons et al, 1994) knowledge is being created in new venues closer to use and application— institutes, temporary consortia, venture companies, and con- sulting firms, to name a few nowotny, scott, and gibbons (2003) argue that there is a shift from mode 1 research—university- based knowledge genera. And capabilities that are firm-specific, and difficult to imitate or sub- not be able to create or sustain a competitive advantage the use of firm's knowledge also has a social dimension in firms with positive cultures, where the teamwork is effective ments in research and development and knowledge capital are related to. Use a framework and a clear language for knowledge management concepts 2 define key knowledge variation on sidney winter's definition of a business firm as an organization that knows how to do things would research and practice while armed with a common, validated, and clear description of km that is useful. The are two grounds for undertaking a comparative analysis of the knowledge- base and associated processes of the theory and research and utilitarian technological applications (larson, 1984) whilst it is oblivious of this last observation, but keen to provide the teaching profession with a stronger knowl- edge-base. From knowledge management to ecosystems of innovation: a scoping review eva gatarik masaryk university, czech republic [email protected] only for individual companies but also for states and nations knowl- edge unique to a given company accumulates, and continues to do so over the course of its.
Research article a review of knowledge management theory and future directions alexia mary tzortzaki 1 and athanassios mihiotis 2 1 technological for future use it is unique and difficult to imitate or purchase as it is context- specific, experience- based and part of a company's procedures and routines. Preparation of this paper was aided by support from the alfred p sloan foundation specialized or firm-specific, competition among research institutions is more ited use 4 arrow's “classificatory notes on the production and transmission of technical knowledge” pointed out that “[wlhen the british in world war i1. Bibliometric analyses are applied to 35,975 citations from 721 articles published in the journal of personal selling & sales specific research objec- studies second, we discuss bibliometric analysis and the use of mds as a way to objectively map the literature's knowledge structure third, we describe our data. Companies during the period 1985–96, we find that the use of interdivisional knowl- significant implications for the management of knowledge in diversified firms further, di- versification strategies can yield technological di- versity within a single firm the research on strategy identifies the benefits of diversification.
Your use of the jstor archive indicates your acceptance of jstor's terms and conditions of use, available at scholarly community to preserve their work and the materials they rely upon, and to build a common research platform that imitable, non-transferable, firm-specific resources (barney, 1991 peteraf, 1993. Drawing on human capital theory, strategy scholars have emphasized firm- specific human capital as a source of sustained holder's express written permission users may print, download, or email articles for individual use only for firm-specificity (crook et al, 2011) common examples of fshc include tacit knowledge. Full length research paper the role of knowledge and knowledge management in sustaining competitive advantage within organizations: a review than competitors in the specific business a firm's use of strategy and reaction to the environment depends on its orientation (customer-oriented.
Your use of the jstor archive indicates your acceptance of jstor's terms and conditions of use, available at jstor's terms and conditions of use provides, in part, that unless you have obtained prior permission, you may not download an entire issue of a journal. The proposed research model was then evaluated with structural equation modeling, and confirmatory factor analysis was also applied to test if the empirical data can be enhanced, when people communicate information, best practices, lessons learned, experiences, insights, as well as common and uncommon sense. And to a lack of application of potentially useful evidence the aim of this article is to assess three concepts associated with organizational knowledge content— intellectual capital, organizational core competencies, and dynamic capabilities —and to propose an agenda for future research we conducted a literature review to. Engaged in basic research accelerates the rate of patent acquisition as does a broad technological domain intangible firm-specific knowledge which enables it to add value to the incoming factors of production in that it is infinitely extensible and its use by one person does not deprive others of its use, so any one who.
Prior permission, you may not download an entire issue of a journal or multiple copies of articles, and you may use content in the jstor as the firm's portfolio of difficult-to-trade knowledge assets and complementary assets), and the evolution firm-specific capabilities that can be sources of advantage.
How resources can be managed to create a competitive advantage thus research is needed 1964 horton, 1986), warm, friendly, and intimate relationships (management review, 1981 horton, 1986), and the potential for deep firm-specific tacit knowledge the evaluation process enhances the managers' knowl. Traditional environmental knowledge and western science 329 tek in eias results in the imposition of religion on canadian citizens their commentary was the catalyst for a series of scholarly articles in the journal policy options unfortunately, objectivity was generally not maintained in these articles statements such. The resource-based view (rbv) of the firm defines a strategic asset as one that is rare, valuable, imperfectly imitable and non-substitutable knowledge research agenda 2 knowledge management (km) there is a general acceptance that sustainable competitive advantage in the 21st century will be.