|LOOKING INSIDE: Pharma's KM challenges surface|
An interesting thing Gil brings to light is that pharmaceutical companies have an abundance of information in their organizations, but need better ways to leverage it. "Some of the speakers and participants were expanding their practice to meet new challenges. But some were stuck in regressive, doomed mindsets, known to fail," he writes.
From Gil's assessment, it seems a major challenge among pharmaceuticals is knowledge retention. Companies are grappling with how to manage knowledge throughout an enterprise's life cycle so that it persists for future generations, while adhering to legal policy. For more from Gil, hit his blog.