Knowledge management is almost a new field, and experiments are just beginning in higher education there is a tremendous value to higher education institutions that develop initiatives to share knowledge to achieve business objectives [7, 9. Keyword: knowledge management, higher learning institution, and competitive function 10 introduction malaysia, with its reputation for academic excellence, is an international education hub attracting. Management information systems 10 vol 6, 2/2011, pp 008-016 information and knowledge management at higher education institutions tional knowledge most complex tasks are like this, interpretations and conclusions they constructed to in that they can only be fulfilled by groups of organize these experiences.
Knowledge management is almost a new field, and experiments are just beginning in higher education there is a tremendous value to higher education institutions that develop initiatives to share knowledge to achieve. - the purpose of this paper is to investigate the relationship between knowledge management (km) and employee empowerment in institutions of higher education design/methodology/approach - the research method in this study was the descriptive-correlative type, and was based on the goal of the method applied.
This paper highlights some of the issue interlinking knowledge management with higher education service development giving a framework for adopting km in higher education providing some of the km based solution for higher education institution. Of studies were conducted on knowledge sharing and knowledge management topics focusing on librarians (24), followed by the faculty members (12), institutional context (8), administrative staff (3) and finally faculty and staff (3) (please see table 1. In the higher education in britain, distance learning is greatly promoted because knowledge management helps to collect suitable information and knowledge to the learners (open text to provide livelink to the uk academic community, 2002.
The south african journal of information management explores the latest developments and trends in information and knowledge management to offer research that can be used to further the application of sound information and knowledge management practice. Finally, knowledge management in education reminds us that education is truly a seamless endeavor much of what the authors have learned derives from both primary and secondary education as well as from higher education. Knowledge management (km) is the collection of processes that govern the creation, dissemination, and utilization of knowledge km has been around for a very long time in several forms.
Information and knowledge management at higher education institutions management information systems vol 6, 2/2011, pp 008-016 9 number of data sources or sources for observances. Management in all systems is pointed out, with a special review of the risk management at higher education institutions the authors tried to connect and apply their knowledge in risk management in other areas, as well as. Knowledge management on organizational performance in higher education institution in jordan hamza ali mohammad alshatnawi faculty of economic & management. Introduction the report will focus on the role and the importance of knowledge management in higher institution knowledge is a valuable asset to any organisation and the ability to manage knowledge is crucial in today' s knowledge economy (maier, 2007. Knowledge management strategy is an important factor that enables universities to have a more effective and active role in relation with society, with the international market and with the political scene.
The failure to retain and transfer institutional knowledge could result in a steady increase in employee turnover and further loss of institutional knowledge, translating into higher costs and lower institutional efficiency. Abstract: knowledge management (km) system is a phrase that is used to describe the creation of knowledge repositories, improvement of knowledge access and sharing as well as communication through collaboration, enhancing the knowledge environment and managing knowledge as an asset for an organization. Every academic institution contributes to knowledge the generated information and knowledge is to be compiled at central place and disseminated among the society for further growth.
This study explored such uses of knowledge management system in higher education institution the paper is based upon a quantitative and qualitative study it is produced after gathering feedback through questionnaires from twenty academic staff and eleven nonacademic staff in one of the public university in malaysia. Higher education institution where inherited patterns of management, work and professional conduct are present keywords: management, knowledge, higher education introduction. Knowledge management should not strike higher education institutions as a radically new idea rather it is a new spin on their raison d'etre (p 24) the problem is that it is such a wide open area of study that it is difficult to understand the implications of knowledge management for an educational setting (thorn, 2001, p 25.
A knowledge management system is based on capturing, storing, transforming and sharing the organizational knowledge information technology (it) is a key enabler for km systems. That knowledge management practices can lead to exponential improvements in sharing knowledge, benefiting various key processes and services in an higher education institution, such. The world's most recognized knowledge management certification delivering the transformational training you need to succeed tell me more. Higher education institutions have a long history of knowledge-related activities, including various types of management to deal with knowledge production, repository, and sharing.