Abstract: What is community management anyway? And who does it? Are you a community manager? Are you sure? In community circles there has always been a lot of discussion about what community management is, whether we actually call it that and who is responsible for it. In particular
Abstract: Some of us involved with the Innovations in Knowledge Organisation conference in Singapore are working on a competency framework for knowledge organisation (i.e. taxonomies, ontologies, thesauri, etc). We have put together a brief survey that might be of interest to you, to test a competency framework we have drafted.
Abstract: Most of the studies in knowledge management (KM) argue for leadership as a vital success factor for any initiative. Top management leadership enables the effective promotion of knowledge sharing by creating an appropriate organisational culture, and making arrangements for corresponding policies and procedures across the organisation to facilitate management of knowledge resources and
Abstract: Behavioural and interpersonal skills most often cited as essential for successful knowledge management (acquisition). Unfortunately, little is known about the roles played by leadership in the process of knowledge acquisition. A survey of 227 persons who are, or have been engaged in knowledge acquisition activities was undertaken to investigate the relationship between different
Abstract: This paper seeks to establish the state of knowledge of Knowledge Management (KM) among Library and Information Services (LIS) professionals, the extent to which they find positions in the KM sector, the extent to which they practise identifiable KM processes in their work and the adequacy of educational preparation and professional development opportunities.