Knowledge Management is a hot topic nowadays in both the industry world and information research world. In our daily life, we deal with huge amount of data and information. Data and information is not knowledge until we know how to dig the value out of it. This is the reason we need knowledge management.
Because of this ever growing importance of managing knowledge, knowledge management as a subject has got a place in management education, technical education and even people from corporate exploring this complex area. The book presents knowledge management from historical, economical, technical and cultural perspectives and develops a working vocabulary in the field. The book has been designed and developed to meet the demand of management students and corporate executives.
Bholanath Dutta :- Bhola Nath Dutta is a management teacher, consultant, trainer and academic leader. He has 20+ years of experience as varied as industry, academic, teaching, administration, research and consultancy. He is presently working with CMR Institute of Technology, Bangalore. He is the founder & convener of Management Teachers Consortium. Global (www.mtcglobal.org). IBC, Cambridge, England has included his profile amongst "2000 Outstanding Intellectuals of the 21st Century" in the year 2011.B. Rose Kavitha :- B Rose Kavitha a Ph.D. from Karnatak University, Dharwad, is presently associated with CMR Institute of Technology as Professor and Coordinator, Soft Skills. She is actively involved in conducting Management Development Programmes and in establishing a training institute to coordinate with all HR Heads. She has graduated in MBA specialized in HR and M.Sc. in (Industrial Psychology).B. Shivraj :- B. Shivraj is Dean, Department of Management Studies, Manasagangothari, Mysore University and his area of specialisation is finance. He has published various research articles and have published books in the area of Financial Management. He has an experience of over 30 years in the field of management education.