The Role of social networks in tacit knowledge diffusion

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Abstract

What is clear from work in the field of tacit knowledge management is the importance of social contact and the social context. This paper discusses the role of social networks in tacit knowledge diffusion. In addition to considering the literature in this area, we show how technology can support these networks via modelling tools.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEmerging trends and challenges in technology management
EditorsMehdi Khosrow-Pour
Place of PublicationHershey, Pa.
PublisherIDEA GROUP PUBLISHING
Pages504-505
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)1599040190
Publication statusPublished - 2006
EventInformation Resources Management Association International Conference - Washington
Duration: 21 May 200624 May 2006

Conference

ConferenceInformation Resources Management Association International Conference
CityWashington
Period21/05/0624/05/06

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    Busch, P., & Richards, D. (2006). The Role of social networks in tacit knowledge diffusion. In M. Khosrow-Pour (Ed.), Emerging trends and challenges in technology management (pp. 504-505). Hershey, Pa.: IDEA GROUP PUBLISHING.