community of practice


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community of practice

A generic UK term for medium- to long-term informal groups of people who focus on issues of mutual interest, which are created and supported by organisational initiatives that often emerge in response to a perceived threat or need.
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If you are not currently a member of the Acquisition Community Connection (ACC) but are interested in joining the IT Community of Practice or CCA community, please go to <http://acc.
PM Solutions, the leading provider of project management consulting, training, and research, announced that the latest version of its Web-enabled Project Management Community of Practice (PMCOP) methodology solution, which aligns with the latest industry standards contained within the Project Management Institute's (PMI(R)) PMBOK(R) Guide 3rd Edition, is now available.
The Federal CIO Council's Semantic Interoperability Community of Practice (SICoP)
Founded in July 2000 and headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, Tomoye is the Community of Practice Company (CoP).
The members of an online Community of Practice use one another as sounding boards, share knowledge, and have conversations that help them meet their organizations' strategic imperatives.
And our professional services group and our partners can help clients tailor a Community of Practice to the specific business goals, organizational structure, communication modes, data types and best practices of any group.
For the first time, through this event, we will come together, show what we have accomplished, and start forming a community of practice.
By creating connections with other peers within a Community of Practice, participants have the opportunity to discuss successes and challenges, identify trends and best practices and offer issue-specific guidance, all while breaking down the barriers of isolation in their work.
In this study we tried to review the factors affecting the community of practice in many researches in recent years, and found a series of factors in educational institutions such as universities that are applicable.
Prequalification are invited for Provision of Support to the Community of Practice on Land Issues in Fragile and Conflict Affected States.
These chapters are followed by community of practice sessions that focus on key concepts of reflective teaching and include activities, scenarios, hands-on experiences, field studies, and resources.
The members of the EAB redesign initiative formed a community of practice across all three components: Regular Army, Army National Guard, and U.

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