Capitalizing on Knowledge: From E-Business to K-Business by David Skyrme

By David Skyrme

Many organisations are embracing wisdom administration as a resource of strategic virtue. yet already everyone is asking: "what comes next?" Likewise virtually each huge association is seriously interested in e-commerce and turning their enterprises into e-businesses. in the mean time such a lot e-commerce is concentrated on promoting conventional services and products during the new medium of the web. even if, the extra a firm evolves into an e-business, the extra they could take advantage of wisdom flows among themselves and their industry. This ebook attracts jointly the 2 strands of information and e-business into the rising box that this ebook has known as k-business. A k-business is person who turns an organization's wisdom resources into wisdom services and makes use of the web to industry and carry them on-line. regardless of its newness, the Delphi crew have forecast that inside five years person-to-person info e-commerce (a significant point of k-business) should be a $5 billion enterprise leveraging $50 billion in revenues of alternative services. Capitalizing on wisdom goals to offer pros and executives early insights into easy methods to improve profitable k-businesses. It takes a severe and balanced view of the construction blocks of a k-business together with wisdom productizing, e-commerce enablers and online marketing. It attracts on classes from successes and screw ups within the dot.com panorama and of the early pioneers of data markets. The writing kind engenders curiosity and clarity supported by way of diagrams, display photos, cost lists and frameworks. There are 'points to contemplate' to stimulate pondering and decision-making. 5 case stories and over 50 illustrative examples offer insights into the appliance of the book's ideas. No different booklet brings the entire components of a k-business jointly in a single position to supply a idea upsetting but functional better half if you happen to are looking to capitalize on their wisdom. Demonstrates how the overlap of the 2 excessive profile strands of e-business and information administration is developing new k-business opportunitiesDescribes new enterprise types for advertising and marketing wisdom over the InternetProvides useful instructions for packaging wisdom and collaborating in wisdom markets.

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They face a dif®cult balancing act in apportioning their time to communicating what they already know versus continuing its codi®cation and ongoing development. As demand for this body of knowledge increases, organizations seek ways to exploit it more widely. Other individuals may be exposed to it and trained to deliver it, perhaps as a consultancy service. Increased familiarity through use leads to a degree of delivery standardization based on what works well. This is an opportune time to codify some of it into methods and training courses.

They face a dif®cult balancing act in apportioning their time to communicating what they already know versus continuing its codi®cation and ongoing development. As demand for this body of knowledge increases, organizations seek ways to exploit it more widely. Other individuals may be exposed to it and trained to deliver it, perhaps as a consultancy service. Increased familiarity through use leads to a degree of delivery standardization based on what works well. This is an opportune time to codify some of it into methods and training courses.

G. 2 Continued Phase of knowledge cycle Practice Description Protecting Intellectual property rights (IPR) management Evaluating KM assessment Additional protection for valuable knowledge is gained by converting it to a form protectable by law. This includes designs, patents, copyrights and trademarks. Active IPR management involves the registering of this intellectual property and rigorously pursuing redress against violators of the owner's rights Reviewing the extent and quality to which di€erent KM practices are applied throughout the organization.

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