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By Steve Trautman March 5, 2019

7 Hallmarks of a Good Knowledge Transfer Strategy

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I want to help you become a better consumer of your options for building and assessing a knowledge transfer strategy. As I said at the start of this blog series, people throw the term strategy around in...

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By Steve Trautman April 16, 2013
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Topics: Knowledge Transfer Definition, Terms & Roles, Knowledge Transfer Planning, Knowledge Transfer Strategy, Free Resources & Tools

By Steve Trautman April 16, 2013

Mitigating Risks to Implementing Your Knowledge Transfer Strategy

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In our knowledge transfer strategy blog series so far, I’ve outlined the steps needed to define your organization’s knowledge transfer challenges, history, and expectations, and to write a cost-benefit...

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By Steve Trautman April 9, 2013
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Topics: Knowledge Transfer Definition, Terms & Roles, Knowledge Transfer Strategy, Change Management

By Steve Trautman April 9, 2013

Whose Responsibility Is It to Develop and Own a Knowledge Transfer Strategy?

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Unlike the formation of other kinds of business and talent strategies, there isn’t an obvious owner for the work of developing a knowledge transfer strategy. For example, if you’re talking about your sales...

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By Steve Trautman January 25, 2013
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Topics: Knowledge Transfer Definition, Terms & Roles, Knowledge Transfer Planning, Knowledge Transfer Strategy, Best Practices

By Steve Trautman January 25, 2013

Start by Framing the Talent Problem

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Last week in our Knowledge Transfer Strategy blog series, we answered the important question of why organizations need and benefit from a knowledge transfer strategy. Now, let’s look at the first step of...

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By Steve Trautman January 8, 2013
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Topics: Workforce Risk Management, Knowledge Transfer Definition, Terms & Roles, Knowledge Transfer Strategy, Best Practices, Skill Development Plan (SDP), Skilled Worker Shortage

By Steve Trautman January 8, 2013

What Is a Knowledge Transfer Strategy?

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Lots of people use the word strategy very loosely. The word gets thrown around in business like people put salt on food. For some, a strategic plan is a one-page bulleted list; for others, it’s a 40-page...

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By Steve Trautman December 5, 2012
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Topics: Peer Mentoring, Outsourcing, Workforce Risk Management, Knowledge Transfer Definition, Terms & Roles, Knowledge Transfer Planning, Reorganizations & Mergers, Knowledge Transfer Strategy, Innovation in a Workforce, Change Management, Best Practices, Consistency in a Workforce, Generational Gaps/Differences, Skilled Worker Shortage, Common KT Misconceptions, Free Resources & Tools, Onboarding, Aging Workers

By Steve Trautman December 5, 2012

The 7 Behaviors of a GREAT Knowledge Transfer Process Owner

Successful knowledge transfer in business is not difficult, but it takes a structured process and following through on clearly defined roles within your workforce or team. In last week’s blog post we looked...

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By Steve Trautman August 20, 2012
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Topics: Knowledge Transfer Definition, Terms & Roles, Knowledge Transfer Planning, Best Practices, Free Resources & Tools

By Steve Trautman August 20, 2012

8 MUST-Do Tasks of a Knowledge Transfer Direct Manager

In last week’s blog post I summarized the most important tasks of a Knowledge Transfer Sponsor—the executive who acts as the internal champion for a knowledge transfer project. This week I do the same for...

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By Steve Trautman August 13, 2012
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Topics: Knowledge Silo Matrix (KSM), Workforce Risk Management, Knowledge Transfer Definition, Terms & Roles, Knowledge Transfer Planning, Best Practices, Skill Development Plan (SDP), Free Resources & Tools

By Steve Trautman August 13, 2012
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