Behind the Scenes of Knowledge Sharing in a Japanese Bank

  title={Behind the Scenes of Knowledge Sharing in a Japanese Bank},
  • Published 2012
This exploratory study discusses the way in which knowledge is shared in one of Japan’s commercial banks. In particular, it highlights the social factors which act as catalysts in the knowledge sharing process, and considers the impact of HRM practices and the low level of interaction with outside institutions. It acknowledges the embeddedness of knowledge in social relations by adapting the community model of knowledge sharing. Contrary to the belief that traditional bureaucratic people… CONTINUE READING

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