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The new knowledge workers

by Dariusz Jemielniak

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Published by Edward Elgar in Cheltenham, Northampton, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Knowledge management,
  • Computer software industry,
  • Employees,
  • Longitudinal studies

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 149-177) and index.

    StatementDariusz Jemielniak
    SeriesNew horizons in management
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9696.2.P72 J46 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 180 p. :
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25328208M
    ISBN 101848447531
    ISBN 109781848447530
    LC Control Number2009941239
    OCLC/WorldCa649804408

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      Michael E.D. Koenig, Ph.D, is the author or co-author of a number of books on KM, including Knowledge Management in Practice (), and numerous articles on the subject of KM. He is Professor Emeritus at Long Island University and is the former and founding dean of the College of Information and Computer Science. knowledge worker: A knowledge worker is anyone who works for a living at the tasks of developing or using knowledge. For example, a knowledge worker might be someone who works at any of the tasks of planning, acquiring, searching, analyzing, organizing, storing, programming, distributing, marketing, or otherwise contributing to the.


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The author's thoughtful comparative approach, contrasting the oft-studied American knowledge workers. The book specifically focuses on, and gives voice to, the perspectives of knowledge workers rather than managers and will thus be useful to not only scholars and human resource managers from software companies, but also to high-tech professionals/5(6).

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Its conclusions shed new light on the problems typical for software projects. Outline of the Research Project 2.

Work 3. Knowledge-intensive Organizations 4. Knowledge Workers 5. Research Methods and the Organizations Studied 6. Modern Bureaucracies 7. High Time in High-tech 8. Trust in Knowledge Work 9.

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Feeney, Vice Chairman, Royal Bank Financial GroupReviews: 5. Peter Drucker - The Knowledge Worker - Peter Drucker predicted that the major changes in society would be brought about by information.

He argues that knowledge has become the central, key resource that knows no geography. According to him, the largest working group will become what he termed “knowledge workers.” Every knowledge worker in modern organization is an.

This book analyses how a particular group – creative knowledge workers – carry out their jobs and learn within it.

Using empirical research from advertising and software development in Europe, Singapore and Japan, it develops a new conceptual framework to analyse the complexities of creative knowledge work. “Knowledge workers and service workers are not ‘classes’ in the traditional sense,” Drucker wrote.

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However, given the high risk for KM implementation failures, the new breed of knowledge workers required to lead such teams must have a multitude of skills, including business, technology, team-building, project management, communication skills and leadership in order to be successful.

Many of the knowledge workers currently entering the workforce are from the generation X demographic. These new knowledge workers value lifelong learning over lifelong employment.

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This new movement is the age of the “learning workers.” Yes, these people largely have college degrees and advanced training, but what sets them apart is their knowledge of how to learn.

A society in which knowledge workers dominate is under threat from a new class conflict: between the large minority of knowledge workers and the majority of people, who will make their living traditionally, either by manual work, whether skilled or unskilled, or by work in services, whether skilled or unskilled.

Knowledge Workers or ‘‘Knowledge’’ Workers. Jean-Paul Brodeur & Benoıˆt Dupont This paper focuses on the role of knowledge in policing and questions the application of the notion of network to describe police organizations in themselves or in relationship with each other.

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The best way for a firm to manage its workforce is to _____. retain knowledge workers B. balance efforts in the attraction, selection, and retention of top talent C.

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Published since teamwork and flexibility: although many knowledge workers work independently or in very small companies, they depend heavily on collaboration and the sharing of knowledge with others in related but independent organizations.

In small companies, it is essential that all employees work closely together, share the same vision for a company and.