October 2013 Blog Posts (14)

An Integrated Model for Effective Knowledge Management in Chinese Organizations

An X, Deng H, Wang Y, et al. (2013)An Integrated Model for Effective Knowledge Management in Chinese Organizations[J]. Program: electronic library and information systems, 47(3): 320-336.

Added by Xiaomi An on October 30, 2013 at 3:36am — No Comments

New book on KM

An, X. et al.  (2012) Knowledge Management Methods and Technologies. Nanjing,  Nanjing University Publishing House.(monograph, Chinese)

Added by Xiaomi An on October 30, 2013 at 3:35am — No Comments

Chinese version of Knowledge Management: An Integrated Approach

An, et.al.      (2013) Knowledge Management: An Integrated Approach. Beijing, Renmin University of China Publishing House (Chinese version). ( English version  by Ashok  Jashapara)

Added by Xiaomi An on October 30, 2013 at 3:31am — No Comments

Strong Smarter Companies Showing at ICICKM

There were people from 40 countries who attended International Conference on Intellectual Capital and Knowledge Management (ICICKM) in DC last week. As always, it was great to see old friends from our community.

Our contingent included Xiaomi An, LinLin Cai, Paul Okeke,…


Added by Mary Adams on October 28, 2013 at 3:45pm — No Comments

Social Business Needs to Take to the Streets

There’s been quite a firestorm on the web started by Chris Heuer declaring Social Business Is Dead – Long Live What’s Next.  I’m interested because I see social business as a parallel and overlapping concept with intangible capital and new forms of measurement.



Added by Mary Adams on October 21, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Intangible Capital: From McKinsey

Latest data and publication from McKinsey reiterates the fact that successful companies manage and develop their intangible capital more effectively. McKinsey has coined it as TCR, Tangible Capital Ratio

Oct 2013, McKinsey: Intangible Capital

Check exhibit 2 which highlights the difference in intangible capital between top and bottom quintile…


Added by Shovik Kar on October 18, 2013 at 12:27pm — 3 Comments

IP Management QuickScan

Awhile back, I developed a free tool for evaluating IP using IC concepts. A number of people have asked me to bring it back so I am providing it here (see terms of use below). Let me know what you think. Maybe we’ll automate it again….


Most companies develop intellectual property for their own use. In this situation, the ultimate success and value of a specific piece of IP ends up depending on the success of the business supporting…


Added by Mary Adams on October 17, 2013 at 11:00am — 1 Comment

Elders vs Egos The Battle for the Ethos of the Modern Business

Why Past Practices are Essential to Embrace in the New Economy
So much of the traditional conversation surrounding leadership in organizations today is really off base. Like so many other things in our modern society much of the discussion around leadership is very ego based and is focused upon self promotion and/or creating one’s professional brand. 
In fact, according to Dave Logan,…

Added by Jeffrey Deckman on October 16, 2013 at 4:03pm — No Comments

Stakeholder Value as the Path to True Shareholder Value

Leif Edvinsson sent me a link to this article last week entitled The Long View: Why “Maximizing Shareholder Value” Is On Its Way Out by Rick Warzman, the Executive Director of the …


Added by Mary Adams on October 16, 2013 at 11:13am — No Comments

Smart Insiders in Graz

I just got back from another trip to Europe. This time I was at the Smart Insider user conference for Unycom, the software company that’s been doing exciting work for IP departments of many European (an now U.S.) firms.  The conference opened with a really fun conversation with…


Added by Mary Adams on October 14, 2013 at 9:01am — No Comments

OECD report on Knowledge-Based Capital (aka Intangible Assets)

Today, the OECD released its new report on Supporting Investment in Knowledge Capital, Growth and Innovation. This final report of their project on New Sources of Growth: Knowledge-based Capital. (See also an OECD…


Added by Kenan Jarboe on October 10, 2013 at 7:46am — 2 Comments

Dancing Around Twitter’s Intangible Capital

Everything you read about the Twitter IPO is talking about pieces of its intangible capital. Not a big surprise—it’s a perfect example of a social technology company built almost completely of intangibles.

But as someone interested in the field, I get frustrated that the holistic view that IC brings is often lacking. In an effort to gain such…


Added by Mary Adams on October 7, 2013 at 9:37am — No Comments

Don’t Get Blindsided

I was sitting on my couch flipping through Fast Company last night and found two articles back to back in the Next section that are like a double punch for any businessperson who isn’t already thinking about how social technologies will change their world. (I was so struck by the double whammy, I…


Added by Mary Adams on October 3, 2013 at 8:30am — No Comments

The Greatest Change in Education since the Printing Press

Life long learning and self development are two hallmarks of truly great people. But isn't it difficult ot get time to learn, at least in the formal sense?

The corporate approach for decades has been to select it's best and brightest and dispatch them to the recognised business schools. The MBA was the passport to bigger and greater…


Added by Padraig Enright on October 1, 2013 at 3:04pm — No Comments

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