Introduction to knowledge management KM in business by Todd R. Groff

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Published by Butterworth-Heinemann in Boston, MA .

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementTodd R. Groff and Thomas P. Jones.
ContributionsJones, Thomas P.
LC ClassificationsHD30.2 .G76 2003
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Paginationvii, 183 p. :
Number of Pages183
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Open LibraryOL19110389M
ISBN 100750677287

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