Buy Used
£12.48
+ £3.29 UK delivery
Used: Good | Details
Condition: Used: Good
Comment: The dust jacket is a little tatty and torn. Over 6 Million items sold. Fast dispatch and delivery. Excellent Customer Feedback.
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See all 3 images

Cultivating Communities of Practice: A Guide to Managing Knowledge Hardcover – 1 Jan 2002

4.3 out of 5 stars 7 customer reviews

See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
Kindle Edition
"Please retry"
Hardcover
"Please retry"
£18.98 £12.48
click to open popover


Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.



Product details

  • Hardcover: 304 pages
  • Publisher: Harvard Business School Press (1 Jan. 2002)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1578513308
  • ISBN-13: 978-1578513307
  • Product Dimensions: 3.2 x 15.9 x 24.1 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars 7 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 387,836 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  • Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
    If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

  • See Complete Table of Contents

Product description

From the Publisher

 Written by the top authority on the subject, this is the definitive guide to developing communities of practice and integrating them into a company-wide knowledge strategy.  The term, "communities of practice," was first coined by Etienne Wenger, who researched this organizational form.  Provides a framework and practical tools to design and develop communities of practice and to launch a community of practice-based knowledge initiative.  Details the five stages of development and mentions problems that are likely to arise at each stage---and then provides ways to prevent these and solve them. ● Offers richly illustrated examples from companies such as DaimlerChrysler, McKinsey, the World Bank, and Shell.

About the Author

Etienne Wenger is a renowned expert and consultant on knowledge management and communities of practice in San Juan, California.


Customer reviews

4.3 out of 5 stars
5 star
4
4 star
2
3 star
0
2 star
1
1 star
0
Share your thoughts with other customers
See all 7 customer reviews

Top customer reviews

on 26 July 2002
Format: Hardcover
0Comment| 52 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
TOP 500 REVIEWERon 27 February 2009
Format: Hardcover
0Comment| 3 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on 6 February 2010
Format: Hardcover|Verified Purchase
0Comment| 2 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on 29 September 2002
Format: Hardcover
0Comment| 9 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on 19 November 2016
Format: Hardcover|Verified Purchase
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on 18 November 2016
Format: Hardcover|Verified Purchase
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on 20 June 2009
Format: Hardcover|Verified Purchase
0Comment| One person found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse

Would you like to see more reviews about this item?

Pages with related products. See and discover other items: the knowledge

Where's My Stuff?

Delivery and Returns

Need Help?