Apr 02
Josh Breiger

Knowledge Transfer with a Language Barrier

As anyone learning a language can attest, being unable to use your first language makes communication much harder. As companies continue to become increasingly multinational, language barriers have become more of problem in business communication. Questions are at the core of … Continue reading

Mar 19
Josh Breiger

Business Lessons From NSA’s “Ask Amy”

Recently there has been a lot of buzz surrounding the NSA. But not for why you might suspect. Through the Edward Snowden leaks, it was revealed that the NSA had their own version of “Ask Amy” called “Ask Zelda.” Employees of … Continue reading

Mar 10
Josh Breiger

Knowledge Transfer in Fast Growing Companies

Say you are a rapidly growing company adding two or three employees a week. Or your company just went through a merger and now has countless new employees who need to be put up to speed. If your company has … Continue reading

Feb 20
Ariel Kosacoff

Hay que prestar atención a la brecha del conocimiento

En estos días, hay enormes cantidades de información, conocimiento y teorías disponibles a través de artículos y libros publicados. Billones de dólares son gastados cada año en entrenamiento de directores, maestrías y consultoría. Los profesores Jeffrey Pfeffer y Robert I. … Continue reading

Feb 20
Ariel Kosacoff

Mind the Knowledge Gap

Nowadays, there are truly huge amounts of information, knowledge and theories easily available through white papers, studies, articles and books published. Each year, billions of dollars are spent on management training, MBAs courses and consulting. Professors Jeffrey Pfeffer and Robert … Continue reading

Feb 10
Roger Dimant

Trabajo de hoy con herramientas del ayer

Estamos en el siglo XXI. En los últimos años, la manera de trabajar cambió de forma considerable y en el 2014 va a seguir cambiando. ¿Por qué no lo haría? Tradicionalmente, el modelo de trabajo era unidireccional (de arriba hacia … Continue reading

Feb 10
Roger Dimant

Today’s job with yesterday’s tools

We are deep into the 21st century. Over the years, the way of working changed considerably and in 2014 is going to keep changing. Why wouldn’t it? The traditional work model was top down (one way) and centralized. Someone, the Project … Continue reading

Feb 05
Ariel Kosacoff

El conocimiento, ¿puede ayudar al desarrollo de los países?

En la era de la economía del conocimiento, donde el conocimiento es la clave que determina la competitividad, es deseable distribuir uniformemente el conocimiento entre y a través de las sociedades para que pueda existir intercambio y cooperación. El reporte … Continue reading

Feb 04
Ariel Kosacoff

Can Knowledge Management help countries’ development?

In the era of the knowledge economy, where knowledge is the key determinant of competitiveness, it is desirable to evenly distribute knowledge within and across societies so that trade and cooperation may take place. UNESCO’s report ‘Towards Knowledge Societies” studies … Continue reading

Feb 03
Ariel Kosacoff

Extrapolation can take you everywhere

A few days ago, two researchers from the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Princeton University published an article stating that “Facebook will undergo a rapid decline in the coming years, losing 80% of its peak user base between 2015 and 2017”. Their … Continue reading