[Journal:] Investigaciones Europeas de Dirección y Economía de la Empresa (IEDEE) [ISSN:] 1135-2523 [Volume:] 13 [Year:] 2007 [Issue:] 2 [Pages:] 55-73
The aim of this paper is to know the human resources practices that support knowledge management processes. To do this, we use the multiple case study method as a strategy of research, analysing in depth six excellent and pro-active Spanish companies in knowledge matters. We answer five research questions through the analysis and the results lead us to a set of propositions about human capital invest, stimulation and development, as well as knowing the characteristics of manager function in intelligent organizations.
knowledge management human resources management intelligent organization multiple case study