Personal Knowledge Management, Part 3: Tools and Technology

Personal Knowledge Management, Part 3: Tools and Technology While most discussions of knowledge management focus on KM from an organizational perspective, personal KM practices are just as important – and something we have more control over on an individual level. In the first post in this series, we talked about principles for personal KM and…

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What is Knowledge Management?

What is Knowledge Management? To define Knowledge Management, it is helpful to first understand the differences between data, information, knowledge. Data is a string of numbers, whereas information includes a first level of descriptors or organizing details.  “Knowledge is applied information.”  But knowledge goes deeper. Knowledge is applied information — information that includes context, interpretation,…

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