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This page lists books, book chapters, reports, articles, conference papers, and previously unpublished papers, showing in each section the most recent first. Some conference papers have accompanying Powerpoint presentations, while some articles are available only in Word for Windows V6 format (denoted as WfW6). Otherwise all hot-linked publications are in Web format. Where the copyright of the articles is owned by the original publisher, they are published on the web with the permission of the copyright holder, and designated as such on the relevant page.

1. Books

Capitalizing on Knowledge: From e-business to k-business, Butterworth-Heinemann (2001). Further Details. For updates and commentary visit the Capitalizing on Knowledge website.

Knowledge Networking: Creating the Collaborative Enterprise, Butterworth-Heinemann (1999). Further Details. For updates and commentary visit the Knowledge Networking website.

2. Book Chapters

'The Collaborative Enterprise: Creating Competitive Capabilities', Chapter 9 in New Frontiers of Knowledge Management, ed. Kevin C. Desouza, Palgrave Macmillan (2005). Further Details.

'Commercialization: The Next Phase of Knowledge Management', Chapter 63 in Handbook on Knowledge Management, ed. C. W. Holsapple, Springer-Verlag (2003). Further Details.

'Developing a Knowledge Strategy: From Management to Leadership', Chapter 3 in Knowledge Management: Classic and Contemporary Works, ed. Daryl Morey, Mark Maybury and Bhavani Thuraisingham, MIT Press (2000). Further Details.

'New Metrics: Does It All Add Up', Chapter 22 in Knowledge Horizons, The Present and Promise of Knowledge Management, ed. Danièle Chauvel and Charles Despres, Butterworth-Heinemann. 352pp. ISBN: 0-7506-72471 (October 2000). Further Details.

'Information's Golden Age: Substance with Style', i in the Sky: Visions of the Information Future, Alison Scammell (editor), Aslib (1999). Further Details

'The Knowledge Agenda', David J. Skyrme and Debra M. Amidon, pp. 108 - 125 in The Knowledge Management Yearbook, ed. James D. Cortada and John A. Woods, Butterworth-Heinemann (1999). Abstract.

'The Realities of Virtuality', in Organizational Virtualness, ed Pascal Sieber and Joachim Griese, pp. 25-34, Simowa Verlag (1998). Further Details.

'Virtual Teaming and Virtual Organizations', Chapter 12 in Web-Weaving, Peter Lloyd and Paula Boyle, Butterworth Heinemann (1998). Further Details.

'The Hybrid Manager', Chapter 22 in Information Management: The Organization Dimension,ed. Michael J. Earl, Oxford University Press (1995). Further Details.

'Multimethodologies - the Knowledge Perspective', Chapter 9, pp.217-241 in Multimethodology, eds. John Mingers and Anthony Gill, John Wiley & Sons (1997). Abstract.

3. Reports

Public Sector - Public Knowledge: The KM Contribution to Better Government, David J. Skyrme, David Skyrme Associates/Ark Group (2003). Further Details.

Measuring Knowledge and Intellectual Capital, David J. Skyrme, Business Intelligence (2003). Further Details.

Measuring the Value of Knowledge, David J. Skyrme, Business Intelligence (1998). Further Details.

Creating the Knowledge-based Business, David J. Skyrme and Debra M. Amidon, Business Intelligence (1997). Further Details.

4. Articles

'Getting to Grips with Intellectual Capital', in a survey of value creation efficiency in the Croatian economy (November 2002). Full Article.

'Knowledge Inside-Out', exploiting your knowledge assets (May 2001). Full Article.

Are you e-ready?, an online feature on Getting Started with ecommerce, Ecominfonet (July 2000). Full article.

'From Knowledge Management to Knowledge Commerce', Knowledge Management (Dec 1999). Full Article.

'Knowledge Management: The Next Steps', Consultants Guide , pp.8-10 (July 1999). Full Article.

'Knowledge Management: Making It Work', The Law Librarian, Vol. 31, No. 2, pp.84-90 (June 1999). Full Article.

'Creating a World Trade of Ideas: A Global Knowledge Innovation Infrastructure', with Debra M. Amidon, Knowledge Management, Vol 2, No. 7, pp.17-20 (April 1999).

'Building Communities at the 1998 Knowledge Summit: Oxymorons and healthy cynicism', Knowledge Management Review, p.6, (January/February 1999). Original Article.

'Know-Why Know-How', Guru Feature, Information Age, pp.8-9 (September 1998). Full Article.

'Fact or Fad? Ten Shifts in Knowledge Management', Knowledge Management Review, No 3, pp.6-7, (July/August 1998). Full Article.

'Effective Knowledge-Sharing Teams', Journal of High-Performance Teams, Vol 3, No. 3, pp. 15-20 (May 1998).

'Valuing Knowledge: Is it worth it?', Managing Information, Vol 8, No. 3 (March 1998). Full Article.

'Knowledge Management: Solutions: The Role of Technology', ACM SIGGROUP Bulletin, Special Issue on Knowledge Management at Work (March 1998). Full Article (Word6 format: 62K).

'New Measures of Success', coauthored with Debra Amidon, Journal of Business Strategy, pp.20-24 (Jan/Feb 1998).

'Developing A Knowledge Strategy', Strategy, pp.18-19, (Jan 1998). Full Article.

'The Globalisation and Virtualisation of Knowledge', Gyosei Journal, Vol 1, No. 3, pp. 71-86 (December 1997). Abstract and Contents Outline.

'The Knowledge Agenda', coauthored with Debra Amidon, Journal of Knowledge Management, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp.27-37 (September 1997). Abstract. Also summary of Leaders and Laggards.

'Knowledge Management: Oxymoron or Dynamic Duo', Managing Information, Vol.4 No.7, pp. 16-18 (September 1997). Full Article.

'From Information to Knowledge Management', Information Age, Vol. 1, No. 20, pp. 16-18 (September 1997). Abstract.

'Global Intelligence Networking: Technological Opportunities and Human Challenges', AGSI Journal, pp.106-115 (November 1995). Summary and Full Article.

'When information management encounters organisational culture', Records Management Bulletin, Issue No. 64, pp.3-5 (Oct 1994).

'Flexible Working: Building a Lean and Responsive Organization', Long Range Planning, Vol 27, No. 5, pp98-110 (Oct 1994).

'Take a look at teleworking', Management Consultancy, p.21 (June 1994)

'Ten Ways to Add Value to Your Business', Managing Information, Vol 1. No 3, pp20-25 (March 1994). Full Article.

'Knowledge Networking', The Intelligent Enterprise, Vol 1, No 9 (Nov 1991).

'Developing Successful Marketing Intelligence: A Case Study', Management Decision, Vol 28, No. 1, pp 54-61 (1990).

'The Planning and Marketing of the Marketing Intelligence Function', Marketing Intelligence and Planning, vol 7, No. 1/2, pp 5-10, (1989).

'Hybrid Managers: What Should You Do?', with Michael J. Earl, Computer Bulletin, pp 19-21 (May 1990).

'Hybrid Managers: What Do We Know About Them?', with M.J. Earl, Journal of Information Systems, Vol 1, No. 2, pp169-187 (1992.

5. Working Papers

'Leveraging Knowledge through Socio-technological Fusion', with Debra Rogers, Technology Knowledge Activities, IC2 Institute, University of Texas at Austin, Vol. 2. No. 1, pp. 1-6 (Summer 1994). Shorter version of conference paper (see below).

'From Hybrids to Bridge Building', Research and Discussion Paper RDP92/2, Oxford Institute of Information Management, Templeton College, Oxford (Jan 1992).

'The Social Environment' (Chapter 2) and 'Consumerism, Lifestyles and Socio-Demography' (Chapter 6) in Proceedings of the Business Environment Group' ed. Richard Whaley, The Strategic Planning Society (1988).

'Crafting a Strategy for Understanding the Effects of IT on Organisational Structure', with Roy Payne, Sudi Sharifi, Working Paper 201, Manchester Business School (Nov 1990).

6. Conference & Other Papers

'Information Managers: Do We Need Them?', Online Information 2004. Abstract - Full Paper (PDF).

'Making The Case For Knowledge Management: As Simple As ABC?', Building A Knowledge Organisation, OGC Conference, London (11 July 2001). I3 UPDATE Article and Presentation Slides.

'Knowledge Management: Approaches and Policies', paper on policy issues affecting small and medium sized enterprise in Europe, delivered to DEEDS Policy Group Meeting, Brussels, July 2002. Full Paper (Word2002 format: 541kB).

'Business Value From Knowledge Management', delivered at Mobilsing Knowledge for Business Performance, Aslib Conference, London (May 2002). Full paper (Word: 42K).

'From Teleworking to E-Work', West Berkshire Virtual Labour Conference, July 2000. Full paper.

'K-Commerce: Commercializing Knowledge', Knowledge Summit '99, London (23-24 Nov 1999). Synopsis and Presentation Slides.

'Knowledge Commerce: Succeeding in a Global Knowledge Marketplace', The Knowledge Economy and China, Beijing (1-3 Nov 1999). Full Paper (WfW6 - 91K).

'From Measurement Myopia to Knowledge Leadership', Performance Measurement for Knowledge Management, Access Conferences International, London (28-29 June 1999). Presentation.

'The Realities of Virtuality: 25 Principles of Proven Practice', IVCC '99 - International Virtual Company Conference, Charleston, West Virginia (26-27 May 1999). Synopsis and Presentation.

'Virtual Knowledge Teams and Global Flexible Working', Future Work Forum, Henley (4 March 1999).

'Knowledge Management: Beneath the Fad', Technology Strategy Forum, RSA London (9 Dec 1998).

'The Future of Knowledge Management', Knowledge Summit 98, Business Intelligence, London (5-6 Nov 1998). See related article or I3 UPDATE No. 20. Presentation.

'Fad or Fundamental? Making Knowledge Work for You', The Institute of Information Scientists, 40th Anniversary Members Day, London (17 Sept 1998). Synopis and Presentation.

'Knowledge Networking - Succeeding with Collaborative Technologies', Online Collaboration, ICEF, Berlin, 9-10 June (1998). Presentation Synopsis.

'Measurement Myopia', Turning Intellectual Capital into a Strategic Asset, Business Intelligence, London, 21 May (1998).

'Avoiding the Measurement Trap: Measures in Knowledge Management and Innovation', Facilitating Corporate Innovation via Knowledge Management, ICM, New York, 1-2 April (1998). Synopsis and Presentation.

'Global Knowledge Networking: The Use and Abuse of Technology', Managing the Virtual Laboratory, IQPC, London ,16-17 February (1998). Synopsis and Presentation.

'Knowledge Management ­ A Fad or a Ticket to Ride', Institute of Information Scientists, (Feb 1998). Synopis and Presentation.

'From Information Management to Knowledge Management: Are You Prepared', Online '97, London, 9-11 December (1997). Full Paper.

'Distance Working - The Corporate Perspective', The European Distance Working Conference, Robinson College, Cambridge (April 1993). Full Paper.

'Flexible Working - Reaping the Benefits', Conference - The Best of Both Worlds, Industrial Society, London (Sept 1993). Synopsis

'The Teleworker's Toolkit: Navigating the Technology Maze', Flexible Working Conference, IBC, London (5-6 Dec 1994).

'Getting Value from Information Technology - The Human Factor', UKCMG Annual Conference, Brighton (May 1992). Full Paper.

'Harnessing Knowledge through Socio-Technical Fusion', with Debra Amidon M. Rogers, The Strategic Management Society, 12th International Annual Conference, London (Oct 1992). Full Paper (Word 6 format; Size: 260K).

'Integrating Business, People and Technology' with Tony Attew, Ramsay Maclaren and Philip Scott, DECUS UK Conference, Warwick (March 1991).

7. Unpublished (until now!)

A sample of still relevant papers originally prepared for specific purposes but not formally published.

'Teleworking: Achieving the Business Benefits' (1993). Full paper (Word 6 - 25K).

'The SOFT side of Systems Engineering', prepared for a workshop for systems developers planned by the Institute of Electrical Engineers but not held (Jan 1992). Full Paper (Word 6 - 148K).

'Some Principles of Information Resources Management', workshop hand-out (1995). Summary Notes (Word 6 - 23K).

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