Two new knowledge management books are available for pre-order:
. Written by The Knowledge Manager’s Handbook: A Step-by-Step Guide to Embedding Effective Knowledge Management in your Organization Nick Milton and Patrick Lambe, this handbook provides guidance on each stage of creating and defining an effective knowledge management framework. The authors show how to effectively work with people, processes, technologies, and governance to unlock knowledge in an organisation and make a sustainable change in its knowledge management culture.
. Author Putting Stories to Work Shawn Callahan provides advice on developing the habit of business storytelling to effectively engage your audience and make your ideas stick. Included is guidance on how to find and recall effective stories, when to retire a story and how to refresh it with a new one, when it’s best to tell a story and what type of story to tell, and also when not to tell a story.
About the Author
Bruce Boyes is Editor and Lead Writer of RealKM Magazine, and a teacher at Shanxi University where he is establishing a new knowledge management course. He is an experienced knowledge manager, environmental manager, and educator with expertise in information and knowledge management, program and project management, environmental management and sustainability, community and stakeholder engagement and development, research, writing and editing, education and training, website management, and event and meeting management. Bruce holds a Master of Environmental Management with Distinction and a Certificate of Technology (Electronics).
With a demonstrated ability to collaboratively identify and implement innovative solutions to complex problems, Bruce’s career highlights include using agile approaches to implement an award-winning $77.4 million river recovery program in western Sydney on time and under budget, leading the development and implementation of a knowledge strategy process for the natural resource management organisations across Australia, and pioneering collaborative learning and governance approaches to help communities to sustainably manage landscapes and catchments.