B201: Week 3: Information in business organisations and the importance of…
B201: Week 3: Information in business organisations and the importance of collaboration
Information and knowledge
The information age
Instant information e.g. internet, PC
Knowing how to use data and information creates knowledge
Learning from knowledge
Data: Musical notes
Knowledge: Sampled piece of music
Theory and the 'real world' of practice
Communicating different types of information
Music can be used for emotion
Annual reports and shareholder meetings
Funded research and reports
Word-of-mouth and referrals
Volunteering days and fundraising events
Finding "good information"
Who produced it
Framed by their perspective
Put themselves in the best light
How was it gathered
Positivist paradigm: A way of thinking about the world that emphasises the socially-constructed nature of reality and experiences.
Constructivist Paradigm: A way of thinking about the world that emphasises the socially-constructed nature of reality and experiences.
Does it make sense in the real world