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Learning from project failure

Williams, T.M. and Ackermann, F. and Eden, C. and Howick, S.M. (2004) Learning from project failure. In: Management of Knowledge in Project Environments. Elsevier, United Kingdom, pp. 219-236. ISBN 750662514

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Management of knowledge in project environments is a unique text that brings together contributions from leading academic practitioners, to demonstrate how the management of knowledge can lead to project success in today's complex and changing business environment. The work examines how the management of knowledge, particularly the sharing of knowledge and the importance of learning through reflection, can lead to project success and improved business performance. This book is written by an international contributor team and offers practical applications, models and case studies from a variety of international perspectives.