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What Is a Chief Knowledge Officer

@article{Earl1999WhatIA,
  title={What Is a Chief Knowledge Officer},
  author={M. Earl and I. Scott},
  journal={Sloan Management Review},
  year={1999},
  volume={40},
  pages={29-38}
}
  • M. Earl, I. Scott
  • Published 1999
  • Business
  • Sloan Management Review
  • To understand the role of chief knowledge officer (CKO) and the evolving practice of knowledge management (KM), the authors studied twenty CKOs in North America and Europe using face-to-face interviews, and a personality assessment questionnaire. All CKOs were first incumbents, most having been on the job less than two years. Appointed by CEOs more through intuition and instinct than through analysis or strategic logic, the CKOs had to discover and develop the CEO's implicit vision of how KM… CONTINUE READING
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