Enhancing Competences for Competitive Advantage Hardback
Edited by Aimee Heene, Ron Sanchez
Part of the Advances in Applied Business Strategy series
This volume explores ways in which an organization's existing competences can be enhanced as sources of competitive advantage - either enduring or intendedly transitional.
Competence enhancing activities considered include political lobbying to extend the lifetime and value of a firm's competences, expanding services to enhance the value of manufacturing capabilities, initiating knowledge management projects, strategically adapting a firm's governance structures to take advantage of government policy initiatives, staging development of competences in internationalization processes, improving capabilities in managing alliances, understanding the factors conducive to entrepreneurial action-taking, and using individual competency development in self-managing processes for organizational competence building.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 275 pages
- Publisher: Emerald Publishing Limited
- Publication Date: 04/06/2010
- Category: Business strategy
- ISBN: 9781848558762