The importance of knowledge clusters as strategy to facilitate knowledge management among organizations

Alonso Perez-Soltero, Adolfo Castillo-Navarro, Mario Barcelo-Valenzuela, Jaime Alfonso Leon-Duarte

Abstract


Organizational knowledge has always been an important subject, but in the last years this issue has acquired a greater importance, due to factors like the development of information technologies, scientific advances and global competition, among others. Knowledge management goes beyond the identification, creation, sharing and use of knowledge within organizations; a new approach is to exchange and share experience and knowledge between organizations. The objective of this article is to present the importance of knowledge clusters as a structure and strategy to facilitate knowledge management between organizations associated to specific and interconnected sectors by common and complementary practices.
According to the developed expositions and shown evidences of success in this work, it is possible to conclude that knowledge clusters represent a good strategy to manage knowledge among organizations as well as a competitiveness improvement strategy.

Keywords


cluster; knowledge cluster; knowledge management; competitiveness

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3926/ic.87


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Online ISSN: 1697-9818; Print ISSN: 2014-3214; DL: B-33375-2004

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