Unearth the Inherent Asset of your Organization Using Knowledge Maps

Having a robust IT infrastructure in place is not sufficient to ensure rapid and interactive knowledge sharing and management. The most useful KM enablers are those that combine the elements of human resource management and IT to configure active human knowledge networks. Though firms use many KM tools with varying degrees of success, few have managed to establish themselves as KM philosophies in their own right.

Knowledge Maps: Knowledge mapping is the process of scanning the organizational landscape to unearth not only knowledge sources and artifacts, but also the flow of information and any blocks to this flow. Knowledge mapping relies on a combination of techniques like interviews, observing work in progress, studying documents and even focus groups to track explicit as well as tacit knowledge.

Source: BestPrax Insight – Organizational Knowledge Management

It’s the constant effort of the BestPrax Blog team to bring to its readers best practices from around the globe. Your feedback and comments will be highly valued.

Please use the comments section below to let us know what you feel.

Advertisements
Explore posts in the same categories: 04 Measurement, Analysis, and Knowledge Management, Business, Management

Tags: ,

You can comment below, or link to this permanent URL from your own site.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: