Originally posted 11-Feb-21

My previous post was about why people don’t share their knowledge. This post is about the benefits of sharing knowledge. Knowledge sharing provides numerous benefits to both individuals and organizations.

Personal benefits Sharing your knowledge improves your personal effectiveness, skills, and well-being. Sharing what you know:

  1. Helps you learn: by doing research, synthesizing multiple viewpoints, and crystallizing ideas

Organizational benefits Knowledge sharing delivers value by:

  1. Avoiding redundant effort

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