The Main Factor Affecting Companies Knowledge Management Maturity

2016 Fourth International Conference on Advances In Social Science, Management and Human Behaviour - SMHB 2016   unpublished
Knowledge management (KM) is the process of capturing the value from the knowledge assets and intellectual capital of the organization. Knowledge and effective knowledge management could be a source of competitive advantage. However, due to intangible nature of knowledge resources managers and academics struggle to evaluate the effectiveness of KM systems in organizations. The main objective of this paper is to understand and describe the specific factors that influence on the level of KM
more » ... pment in Russian companies. Kruskal-Wallis criteria showed no statistical differences among the groups based on size (p = 0,58), age (p = 0,94), and geographical location (p = 0,58). Based on preliminary analysis and in-depth interviews several hypotheses on knowledge management realization practices were formulated. The results of hypotheses testing are presented in table 3.
doi:10.15224/978-1-63248-116-0-51 fatcat:fi3ovtdjtjeynjxharuzochvvi