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Cultivating Communities of Practice : a Guide to Managing Knowledge.

Author: Etienne Wenger; Richard A McDermott; William Snyder
Publisher: Boston : Harvard Business Review Press, 2002.
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Today's economy is fueled by knowledge. Every leader knows this to be true, yet few have systematic methods for converting organizational knowledge into economic value. This book argues that communities of practice--groups of individuals formed around common interests and expertise--provide the ideal vehicle for driving knowledge-management strategies and building lasting competitive advantage. Written by leading  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Wenger, Etienne.
Cultivating Communities of Practice : A Guide to Managing Knowledge.
Boston : Harvard Business Review Press, ©2002
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Etienne Wenger; Richard A McDermott; William Snyder
ISBN: 9781422131107 1422131106
OCLC Number: 1015879291
Description: 1 online resource (214 pages)

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Today's economy is fueled by knowledge. Every leader knows this to be true, yet few have systematic methods for converting organizational knowledge into economic value. This book argues that communities of practice--groups of individuals formed around common interests and expertise--provide the ideal vehicle for driving knowledge-management strategies and building lasting competitive advantage. Written by leading experts in the field, Cultivating Communities of Practice is the first book to outline models and methods for systematically developing these essential groups. Through compelling rese.

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