Tag: knowledge and findability

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Knowledge & Findability

Why Communications Plays a Starring Role in Enterprise Search Success

Enterprise search is often viewed as a set-it-and-forget-it project, a sure-fire path to failure. Success depends in part on regular communications with users.

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Are We Seeing a Renaissance in Knowledge Management?

The idea of knowledge management may seem out of date to some, but advanced technologies are bringing back the concept with new capabilities.

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Enterprise Search Procurement: Proof of Concept or Pilot?

One question when narrowing down enterprise search vendors is this: proof-of-concept or pilot? Here we'll explore the merits and drawbacks of both.

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What Does It Mean to Manage Knowledge?

Simply storing knowledge isn't managing it. Let's take a look at what managing knowledge really involves.

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Search Excellence = 3 + xA + yB + zC

A simple formula that will guarantee your enterprise search application makes a significant impact on business performance and personal career development.

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Knowledge & Findability

8 Strategies for Effective Knowledge Management in the Workplace

Knowledge management goes well beyond technology in the digital workplace. Here are some ways to embed the practice into your workplace.

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Getting Smart Answers With Intelligent Search

Getting enterprise search right is hard, but it's starting to reap the benefits from advances in machine learning and AI.

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Why Should You Care About Enterprise Search Research?

Keeping up to date on search research honestly won't help you in your daily work in the short-term. But it will point to the long-term future of search.

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Is Your Knowledge Management Strategy Fit for Today?

Your KM strategy should help you make the most of your tech investments to help your employees — whether working in the office, at home or on a mountain.

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Mergers and Acquisitions: The Implications for Enterprise Search

Enterprise search never comes up in M&A discussions. Yet the need to find and share information across the newly-formed entity is a clear priority.

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Digital Workplace

Chatbots Connect the Knowledge Sharing Dots in the Modern Workplace

Your ability to collect, share and adapt tribal knowledge will be a market differentiator. Chatbots can help make sure this knowledge doesn't get lost.

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Can Enterprise Search Be Reduced to Two Dimensions?

Analyst firms that present enterprise search vendor assessments in two dimensions belie the complexity involved in enterprise search.

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How Much Does Enterprise Search Cost?

As with so much of search application management the response about cost is the same: “It depends.”

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(I Can't Get No) Search Satisfaction

Nine lessons learned over a two-decade career in enterprise search, with a particular focus on achieving search satisfaction.

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Defining the Knowledge-Centric Digital Workplace

A digital workplace that strategically centers knowledge is critical to elevating an organization's learning and innovation culture.

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How Well Do You Understand Your Content Processing Pipeline?

A search index is created using a content processing pipeline, but a number of issues can appear along the way.

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Reboot Knowledge Management for the Post-Pandemic Workplace

Let’s be honest. Before COVID-19 upended everything, very few organizations were doing knowledge management well.

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Where Big Data and Knowledge Management Intersect in 2021

Five years ago I wrote about where big data and knowledge management overlap. Needless to say, a lot has changed in the intervening years.

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The Rise and Fall of Microsoft Search

No one's ever made a business case for a Microsoft app on the basis of its search. The CIO decided to implement and search came along for the ride.

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It’s 2021, Do You Know Where Your Silos Are?

When working remotely, it’s tempting to spend our time in a Slack chat with our department, but that leaves us unaware of what’s happening in other departments.