Competitive Intelligence for Information Professionals

Written By Margareta Nelke
Competitive Intelligence for Information Professionals
  • Publsiher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 27 January 2015
  • ISBN : 0081002432
  • Pages : 152 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Competitive Intelligence for Information Professionals written by Margareta Nelke which was release on 27 January 2015, this book published by Chandos Publishing. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Information professionals should be able to take a proactive role as a strategic partner in their organization's competitive intelligence. Their role needs to focus on the "outside-in" approach, based on their organization's strategic needs and objectives. Competitive Intelligence for Information Professionals explores the role of strategic information and intelligence in organizations, and assesses the values and needs of intelligence in organizations. The book provides guidance on how to work strategically with competitive intelligence, methods for monitoring and analysis and a process-oriented approach. Chapters include discussions on how news monitoring and competitive intelligence interact and how this offers opportunities for cooperation between different departments. Cases from the authors’ own experiences when working with competitive intelligence in international corporations are also included. Competitive intelligence (CI) is a new area for Information professionals Offers perspectives on a new trend within the library and information sector Provides a comprehensive approach to CI

Competitive Intelligence for Information Professionals

Competitive Intelligence for Information Professionals
  • Author : Margareta Nelke,Charlotte Håkansson
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-01-27
  • Total pages : 152
  • ISBN : 0081002432
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Summary : Information professionals should be able to take a proactive role as a strategic partner in their organization's competitive intelligence. Their role needs to focus on the "outside-in" approach, based on their organization's strategic needs and objectives. Competitive Intelligence for Information Professionals explores the role of strategic information and intelligence in ...

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Summary : This handbook aims to be an integral text for students of library and information science and a ready-reference for information professional practitioners. The chapters provide a construct through which any information professional may learn abut the major challenges facing them in the early part of the 21st century....

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  • Total pages : 401
  • ISBN : 0081002432
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Summary : This book provides practical advice on using the Internet to research educational and networking opportunities and to keep current through online conferences and discussion lists. There is also information on reading and contributing to professional literature, applying for scholarships and grants, creating an electronic resume, and researching prospective employers online. ...

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  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 600
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Summary : Reflecting the rapidly changing information services environment, the third edition of this bestselling title offers updates and a broader scope to make it an even more comprehensive introduction to library management. Addressing the basic skills good library managers must exercise throughout their careers, this edition includes a completely new chapter ...

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Summary : A state-of-the-art guide to the world of library and information science that gives readers valuable insights into the field and practical tools to succeed in it. Identifies a broad range of Library and Information Science (LIS) career options Identifies professional skills and strengths needed in the LIS field Helps LIS ...

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  • ISBN : 0081002432
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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2011-11-09
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  • ISBN : 0081002432
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Summary : This book is aimed at guiding managers towards systematic approaches to improve and facilitate necessary strategic business development and planning. Conditions in the workplace for the Library and Information Services (LIS) are rapidly changing: many organizations are experiencing budget restrictions as well as stakeholders questioning the value of the services. ...

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  • Release Date : 2013-06-11
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  • ISBN : 0081002432
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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2014-01-23
  • Total pages : 260
  • ISBN : 0081002432
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Summary : This books looks at the role of the information professional in the changing environment in which they now work. Information professionals find themselves in a paradoxical situation: there is increased interest in information and its management, stimulated by the Internet, and, simultaneously, diminished recognition by employers and the public at ...

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  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release Date : 2014-12-31
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 0081002432
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Summary : This edited collection provides a cutting edge overview of issues of key concern for information professionals providing information services in corporate environments. Corporate information professionals serving the workplace rather than learning communities or the general public face specific challenges and demands, from providing competitive intelligence to managing information in a ...

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  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-10-21
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 0081002432
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  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 286
  • ISBN : 0081002432
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Summary : The intranet is among the primary landscapes in which information-based work occurs, yet many info pros continue to view it with equal parts skepticism and dread. In Intranets for Info Pros, editors Mary Lee Kennedy and Jane Dysart and their 10 expert contributors provide support and encouragement to the information professional ...