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Journal of Business and Management Sciences. 2016, 4(2), 43-52
DOI: 10.12691/jbms-4-2-3
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A Proposed Management Response Framework for Competitive Advantage Based On Knowledge Growth

Zuher Hamed Al-Omari1, Mohd Sharifuddin Ahmad1, Elsadig Musa Ahmed2, and Nor'ashikin Bte. Ali1

1College of Graduate Studies, Universiti Tenaga Nasional, Kajang, Malaysia

2Faculty of Business, Multimedia University, Melaka, Malaysia

Pub. Date: May 11, 2016

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Zuher Hamed Al-Omari, Mohd Sharifuddin Ahmad, Elsadig Musa Ahmed and Nor'ashikin Bte. Ali. A Proposed Management Response Framework for Competitive Advantage Based On Knowledge Growth. Journal of Business and Management Sciences. 2016; 4(2):43-52. doi: 10.12691/jbms-4-2-3


The main aim of this paper is to propose management response framework to analyze the effects of knowledge growth on services and products competitive advantages. The proposed framework is developed based on literature review of knowledge growth and competitive advantage value chain. The proposed framework validated through brainstorming technique using questionnaire and practical example of knowledge in business organizations. The significant findings showed that knowledge growth benefits could be analyzed based on two stages which are effect of knowledge growth on businesses operations and the relation between business operations improvements and competitive advantages enhancing.

knowledge growth businesses operations competitive advantages business organizations

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