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Managing Knowledge:a Collaborative Approach

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'This course examines the practicing managers Role as a direct contributor to and collaborator in the knowledge economy. Topics covered include identification and integration of individual, community, organizational and industry knowledge sources; use of project teams for knowledge generation and transfer; the roles of strategic alliances, networks and the World Wide Web in knowledge work activities; interdependencies in global knowledge collaborations; competition over intellectual property; and the use of tools in knowledge-based collaboration. Course participants will gain practical experience in the evaluation and design of knowledge-based practices. '