This case study explores the connection between knowledge management

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Question

Details:

This case study explores the connection between knowledge management, innovation, and competitive advantage. Your interactions with the case study will prepare you to write a paper that synthesizes these ideas.

General Requirements:

Use the following information to ensure successful completion of the assignment:

• Read Forcadell, F. J., & Guadamillas, F. (2002). A case study on the implementation of a knowledge management strategy oriented to innovation. Knowledge and Process Management, 9(3), 162-171. DOI: 10.1002/kpm.143.

• Required to use APA style for their writing assignments. The APA Style Guide is located in the Student Success Center.

Directions:

Write a paper of 1,000-1,250 words synthesizing the ideas found in the case study regarding knowledge management, innovation, and competitive advantage. Your synthesis should provide the following:

1 A description of how the knowledge management strategy used in this case led to innovation and, ultimately, to competitive advantage.

2 A discussion of why knowledge management and the leveraging of organizational capabilities are important tools for integrating systems, processes, and leadership practices that promote the creation of a culture of innovation.