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Impediments to Inter-firm Transfer of Best Practice in an enterprise systems context

Timbrell, Gregory T., Andrews, Natalie M., & Gable, Guy G. (2001) Impediments to Inter-firm Transfer of Best Practice in an enterprise systems context. In 7th Americas Conference on Information Systems, Boston, MA.

Abstract

A survey of major issues with Enterprise Systems was administered within the State Government of Queensland, Australia and a subset of these issues mapped against Szulanski’s model of inter-firm best practice transfer stickiness (Szulanski, G. 1996. Exploring internal stickiness: Impediments to the transfer of best practice within the firm. Strategic Management Journal, 17(Special Issue), 27-43). The paper discusses impediments to knowledge transfer within this context, presents findings from the a posteriori application of Szulanski’s model to the survey responses, and suggests future research directions

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ID Code: 2603
Item Type: Conference Paper
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Keywords: ERP, enterprise systems, knowledge management, knowledge transfer, consulting
Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2001 (please consult author)
Deposited On: 29 Nov 2005
Last Modified: 09 Jun 2010 22:28

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