Intellectual capital: an overview/ Kardina Kamaruddin

Kamaruddin, Kardina (2007) Intellectual capital: an overview/ Kardina Kamaruddin. Journal Academia UiTM Terengganu, 1. pp. 171-183. ISSN 1985-5125

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This paper examines working definitions of intellectual capital and a framework to identify and classify the various component of intellectual capital. Little attention is being placed on the definition of the terms and the components of intellectual capital. Intellectual capital is a system of cooperative resources activities the functions of which are 1) the knowledge creation, 2) the transformation of tacit to explicit, and 3) the interaction between the components of intellectual capital. It is able to accomplish these functions by creating a cooperative system, of which each component are the nucleus of the organization. Intellectual capital embraces different kinds of tangible components which usually being distinguished by tree economies; 1) structural, 2) human and, 3) situational capitals. These components create competitive advantage and are playing an increasing important role in the wealth-creating dynamics of the knowledge economy. It is the demand of the new economy where intangible resources have emerged as the principal catalyst for growth, which consequently. Therefore, the need to look at intellectual capital in terms of sectoral needs have to be documented precisely as each demands a new set of capitals to enhance the quality, effectiveness and efficiency in delivering their services.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > Management. Industrial Management > Intellectual capital. Creative ability in business
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > Economic development. Development economics. Economic growth > Economic development
Divisions: Universiti Teknologi MARA, Terengganu
Journal or Publication Title: Journal Academia UiTM Terengganu
ISSN: 1985-5125
Volume: 1
Page Range: pp. 171-183
Item ID: 19645
Uncontrolled Keywords: Intellectual capital; Knowledge management; Cooperative resources
Last Modified: 18 Dec 2018 06:45
Depositing User: Perpustakaan Cendekiawan UiTM Caw Terengganu

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