Abstract: Developing transparency about and insight into a subject or community helps making better decisions. Sun Tzu formulated it slightly differently, but it was, and still is, critical. Learning about the global community of Knowledge Managers usually starts by asking questions. A long list is repelling for respondents, a
Knowledge Management career
…opportunities, track, path, areas, development etc.
Six (top-rated) knowledge management certification courses
Abstract: Knowledge management is becoming increasingly important in today’s business world as organizations strive to remain competitive. A knowledge management certificate course enables you to keep abreast of the latest trends and gives you the edge to succeed in ever-changing business environments. You can grow your career even without being certified.
Knowledge Manager Lifespans
Abstract: In 2008 I ran a global survey on knowledge manager professional development and experience. It found that only 29% of knowledge managers had been in their role for more than 4 years, and only 25% were confident of moving on to another KM role. The average “lifespan” among respondents was something like 2.5
APQC Podcasts on Knowledge Management Career Path and Skills
Abstract: In a two-part podcast APQC’s Mercy Harper talks with Dr. Kendra Albright (Goodyear Endowed Professor in Knowledge Management, School of Information, Kent State University) and Lauren Trees (Principal Research Lead for Knowledge Management, APQC) about Knowledge Management careers, degree programs, and the key skills and experiences future Knowledge Management professionals should seek out and
Make Your Knowledge Management Career Recession-Proof
Abstract: There are many factors that can affect the success of individual organizations and whole industries. There are widespread economic booms and busts, global trade issues, competitive situations, changes in consumer confidence levels—the list goes on. But there are steps that all knowledge management experts can take to better position themselves and their organizations