Ignorance Management: the Lessons of Small Enterprises for Knowledge Management

  title={Ignorance Management: the Lessons of Small Enterprises for Knowledge Management},
  author={Patrick Lambe},
  journal={J. Inf. Knowl. Manag.},
Knowledge management as traditionally espoused has two main strands: dealing with the aggregation of knowledge, and the transfer of knowledge. However, this official discourse and its key concepts grew out of the experience of large, mature, highly structured and dispersed enterprises. A look at the environment in which small enterprises work suggests a different set of key concepts, considering the notions of experience and structural capital as key knowledge manipulation tools. These tools… 

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