knowledge worker


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knowledge worker

a person who works in a professional or managerial capacity and whose tasks involve creating, processing and interpreting information.
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Today, the knowledge worker who makes a difference is less a knower than a learner and applier," notes Mike Wing, IBM's (ibm.
It has a powerful precedent as a framework for promoting the professional and individual interests of knowledge workers.
He predicts that jobs for knowledge workers will grow 25 percent to 30 percent a year.
While formal organizational and reporting structures will continue to exist, most of the activity will come from intra- and interdepartmental coalitions of knowledge workers.
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