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Is this Knowledge Management’s most effective tool?

Chris Collison

One of knowledge management’s most powerful tools. Having a coffee with someone is  a pretty visible way to share knowledge

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Making KM Fun!

Chris Collison

As a group, we could then stand around the pattern and discuss what it told us about the relationships, collaboration and knowledge flow. 2.

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What lessons can KM learn from Minecraft?

Chris Collison

That will be the best way to serve a future team with as yet unknown knowledge needs – to help them find some gold.

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Knowledge Pit Stops

Chris Collison

Train manufacturer Alstom, who say that the knowledge they gained has enabled them reduce a 2-day repair job to just 4 hours.

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Fossils, Time Capsules, Museums and other Knowledge Retention techniques

Chris Collison

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Learning on a Rollercoaster

Chris Collison

The project is at its mid-point, so the main customer for the learning is the team itself. Intellectual recall. Enjoy the ride!

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Knowledge retention – a game of two halves.

Chris Collison

It’s easy to assume that when a team dissolves, each of the members  take the knowledge, lessons and stories with them. Completely. 

Getting Lessons Learned Right: Part 2 – Questions

Chris Collison

This is of my favourite exhibits at the Tate Modern Gallery in London, sculpted (if that’s the right word) by Giuseppe Penone. When, How, Why?).

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Communities of practice: Nancy Dixon on knowledge transfer

Joitske Hulsebosch

Personally I had abandoned the term 'knowledge transfer' because I thought it's impossible to transfer knowledge.

What’s wrong with Lessons Learned? Part 3.

Chris Collison

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Green Chameleon » Training and Coaching in Knowledge Sharing and Knowledge Transfer Techniques

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Training and Coaching in Knowledge Sharing and Knowledge Transfer Techniques For those of you in or near Singapore, we’re about to launch a comprehensive training and coaching programme in different techniques for knowledge sharing and transfer.

Halfway down the stairs, where good is the enemy of great.

Chris Collison

The River Diagram is has now become a fairly well established tool, combining the principles of positive deviance with knowledge sharing. where.

Emerging Autopoietic Communities – Scalability of Knowledge Transfer in Complex Systems

John Tropea - Delicious Community

First IFIP International Workshop on Distributed Knowledge Management (DKM 2008), Oct, 18-19, 2008, Shanghai 1. Scalability of Knowledge Transfer in Complex. Abstract—Knowledge-based communities are important but. emergence and development of knowledge-based communities at. However, knowledge in knowing entities.

How The Beatles Share Knowledge!

Chris Collison

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Green Chameleon » Mind Reading Devices

Green Chameleon

Search Green Chameleon and Straits Knowledge Newsletter Subscribe to our newsletter for regular updates. Thanks to Johanna Reed for this!

Green Chameleon » Why Knowledge Doesn’t Move

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Why Knowledge Doesn’t Move Back in April iKMS hosted a talk by Professor Gabriel Szulanski of INSEAD on his fascinating research into knowledge “stickiness&# – ie the factors that inhibit knowledge transfer.

Green Chameleon » Knowedge Enabled Project Management

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Knowedge Enabled Project Management This is the third and final video showing extracts from a series of workshops on different contexts for knowledge transfer. In this video I talk about how to go about “knowledge enabling&# projects.

Green Chameleon » Introduction to Communities of Practice

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Introduction to Communities of Practice This is the second in a series of three recent workshops on different approaches to getting knowledge transfer going in your organisation. This one is an introduction to Communities of Practice. RSS2.0

Can Using Facebook Within Your Organization Add Value?

Leading Virtually

Research tells us that social interaction is very useful for facilitating knowledge transfer and innovation in organizations. Summary.

Knoco stories: Making knowledge visible

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

From the knowledge management front-line. Making knowledge visible. Knowledge Market. Labels: knowledge transfer.

Open Business – From Document-Centric to People-Centric Collaboration


Well, next time that you are required, or requested to trap your own knowledge into a file , think about it twice. To quote: . How spot on!

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Blog>> Trends in Knowledge Management

Green Chameleon

For example, document taxonomies and knowledge sharing procedures were defined; identified experts shared their knowledge in defined communities. Today, we can identify six strong trends that lead into new concepts of knowledge sharing and collaboration: Exploring. Visualisations allow a more efficient knowledge transfer.

The Business Value of Stories

Portals and KM

Sitting on a Greek island, I am reminded of how historically, stories have played a key role in transferring knowledge; the epic poems and ancient parables are evidence of this ageless capability. Stories provided the organizing framework for both the recorders and the receivers of knowledge. “Sometime reality is too complex.

The State of Social Business – A State of Maturity?


Innovation Knowledge Management Open BusinessAnd what a couple of weeks that have gone through so far! My goodness! . Where are we? and Why?

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Being a Leader - and the Role of Collaboration

Michael Sampson - Currents

For the record, the non-trivial actions - or activities - of collaboration are: " brainstorming and idea generation, communication, conflict resolution, cooperation, coordination, deep critical thinking, information sharing, knowledge transfer, negotiation, and problem solving. ". 3. Now, you ask, "How does one build trust"?

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Blog>> Knowledge Power and Responsibility: A Conversation with Nancy Dixon

Green Chameleon

We started off by picking up on one of Nancy’s final points in her keynote the day before, that KM has done a lot of work in figuring out how to facilitate lateral knowledge sharing, but that the issue of knowledge movement up and down hierarchies had been sorely neglected. The original video page is here.

Knoco stories: Why Communities of Practice die young

John Tropea - Delicious Community

From the knowledge management front-line. 15 Example Knowledge Management visions. Top 7 tips for knowledge management success.

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Exploring future possibilities by mapping “dispositionalities”

Chris Corrigan

Just creating platitudes such as “Let’s build networks for knowledge transfer” doesn’t do enough to help change makers poke around and try things that are likely to work. It’s good to have Dave Snowden back from his treks in the Himalayas. The payoff from wrestling with his ideas is rich.

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Shell All of That Knowledge, Please!


Can video make a difference in Knowledge Transfer? Specially, with senior knowledge workers. Yes, of course! Yes, there is!

Innovation agency NESTA announces hyperlocal media research and funding

Social Reporter

Fast-track learning and knowledge generated by the programme. Community Knowledge Transfer. Some work is underway to map the hyperlocal landscape, undertaken by Damian Radcliffe. There is an open call for strategic partners to join NESTA in the programme, and then promise of an open call for funding in March this year. and. 2.

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The Rise of Internal Knowledge Markets

Portals and KM

A new article in the Sloan Review by Hind Benbya and Marshall Van Alstyne, How to Find Answers Within Your Company , covered the rise of internal knowledge markets. They define these markets as “protected environments where users trade their knowledge via price mechanisms.” Market forces can differ when regulating knowledge.

Green Chameleon » Knowledge Power and Responsibility: A Conversation with Nancy Dixon

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Knowledge Power and Responsibility: A Conversation with Nancy Dixon I had the privilege of a wonderful conversation with Nancy Dixon on the sidelines of KM Asia at the end of November (thanks to Ark Group for facilitating this). All rights reserved.

State of the Net 2012 – People Tweet Tacit Knowledge – Part Two


As a starting point, Dave gets to talk about tacit knowledge , about the differences between knowing and knowledge and where we should be focusing on.

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Knoco stories: When communities of practice are not the answer

John Tropea - Delicious Community

From the knowledge management front-line. Communities of practice are a mainstay of very many Knowledge Management Frameworks. at 08:24.

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Open Business – The Narrative vs. The Ruthless Measurement


Pretty much like we did with Knowledge Management over 18 years ago and that we still haven’t managed to get it right , after all of that time.

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Knoco stories: Top 10 success factors for Communities of practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

From the knowledge management front-line. Top 7 tips for knowledge management success. knowledge transfer. (35). July (23).

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Green Chameleon » Conducting a Knowledge Audit

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Conducting a Knowledge Audit Here’s another in our series of video tutorials to different practical knowledge management techniques. It’s taken from a workshop we conducted last week on knowledge audits and knowledge mapping.

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Review of Kate Pugh’s Sharing Hidden Know-How

Portals and KM

Kate Pugh, president of Align Consulting, has provided us with some useful guidelines on in her recent book: Sharing Hidden Know-How: How managers solve thorny problems with the knowledge jam. The book provides a step-by-step process and practical tools that will help organizations harness their untapped knowledge.    

KM World 2014: Some Useful Sessions: Wednesday, Nov 5

Portals and KM

On Wednesday, November 5, Katrina B Pugh, Academic Director, Columbia Univ Info & Knowledge Strategy Masters Program AlignConsulting leads the session: “Knowledge Is the Business.” It is described as follows: The new frontier for knowledge practitioners is just that—the frontier, the edge, the face of the organization.

Can you tell what it is yet?

Chris Collison

Here are my ten suggestions: You know knowledge is being effectively managed when… Leadership. Wikipedia is a wonderful thing. Learning.