Definition

Communities of practice

Communities of practice refers groups of people who share a concern, a set of problems, or a passion about a topic and who deepen their knowledge and expertise in that area by interacting on an ongoing basis.

Share it:  Cite

More from this Section

  • Forming stage
    The first stage of group development, in which people join the group and then define the ...
  • National culture
    National culture is the values and attitudes shared by individuals from a specific country ...
  • Global industry
    Industry in which competition crosses national borders . A global industry is one that ...
  • Operational plans
    operational plans ...
  • Reward power
    The ability to influence and direct others that comes from being able to confer rewards ...