SECI Model Disadvantages and Critiques

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Ricardo Freitas
Student (University), Portugal

SECI Model Disadvantages and Critiques

What are the main disadvantages (and other main differences) of the SECI model (when compared to other models)?


Student (MBA), Hong Kong

SECI Model Disadventage

When tacit knowledge changes to explicit knowledge via a codify process, that will not be comprehended by outsiders.
The "knowledge" will only be discussed and communicated among a small amount of people. And these people normally are top management and they don't know the whole picture of what happens.

keivn davies
Project Manager, United Kingdom

SECI Model Critiques

There are a number of academic critiques around this conceptual model, and proven difficult to confirm:
- The model suggests a linear process, where iteration may provide the same result.
- As a knowledge management process it doesn't work
- As a learning process there are simpler models to consider.
Source: (Kolb, Cook & Brown, Allison Haynes).

Peter Herbert, USA

SECI Model is not Linear

@Keivn: judging by the spiral in the top picture above on the SECI model, I believe the SECI model i... Sign up

ME Effendi
Student (MBA), Malaysia

SECI Model in Practice

In my study titled "a study on knowledge management practices of a public listed company" the knowle... Sign up

keivn davies
Project Manager, United Kingdom

SECI Model not Linear?

The linear argument is presented because the model suggests each "section" requires completion befor... Sign up

Entrepreneur, Zimbabwe

Advantages Disadvantages of SECI Model with Other Models

Advantages or disadvantages of any model are situational. A lot depends on what I call the concrete ... Sign up


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