LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Teleos, in association with The KNOW Network, has announced the Winners of the 17th annual Global Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) study. For the second time, Google has been recognized as the Overall Winner.
The 2014 Global MAKE Winners are (in alphabetical order):
-- Infosys Limited
-- Novo Nordisk
-- Samsung Group
-- Tata Group
A panel of Global Fortune 500 senior executives and internationally recognized knowledge management/innovation/intellectual capital experts selected the 2014 Winners. The panel rated organizations against the MAKE framework of eight key knowledge performance dimensions -- visible drivers of competitive advantage and intellectual capital growth:
-- Creating an enterprise knowledge-driven culture
-- Developing knowledge workers through senior management leadership
-- Maximizing enterprise intellectual capital
-- Creating an enterprise collaborative knowledge sharing environment
-- Creating a learning organization
-- Delivering value based on customer/stakeholder knowledge
-- Transforming enterprise knowledge into shareholder/stakeholder value
Contact Teleos for the free "2014 Global MAKE Report" Executive Summary.
2014 GLOBAL MAKE HALL OF FAME
Over the past 17 years, only 61 organizations have been recognized as Global MAKE Winners. An even more select group of organizations form the 2014 Global MAKE Hall of Fame. These 23 organizations have been Global MAKE Finalists in each of the past five annual studies: Accenture, Apple, APQC, ConocoPhillips, Deloitte, Ecopetrol, EY, Fluor, Google, IBM, Infosys Limited, Mars, McKinsey & Company, Microsoft, MITRE, POSCO, PwC, Samsung Group, Schlumberger, Siemens, Tata Group, Toyota and Wipro Limited.
2014 GLOBAL INDEPENDENT OPERATING UNIT (IOU) MAKE WINNERS
Teleos also has announced the 5th annual Global Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) Winners for Independent Operating Units. Part of the annual Global MAKE study, this category recognizes Independent Operating Units which form part of a larger organization -- and includes individual companies, divisions, business units, agencies and departments. The 2014 Winners are (in alphabetical order):
-- Hindustan Unilever
-- Korea Water Resources Corporation
-- Nalco Champion
-- Samsung Electronics
-- Samsung SDS
-- Singapore Armed Forces
-- Tata Chemicals
-- Tata Consultancy Services
-- The Titan Company
-- United States National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA)
The Singapore Armed Forces has been named the 2014 Overall Global Independent Operating Unit (IOU) MAKE Winner for the third year in a row.
Over the past five annual studies, only 25 organizations have been recognized as Global IOU MAKE Winners. An even more select group of organizations form the 2014 Global IOU MAKE Hall of Fame. These three organizations have been Global IOU MAKE Finalists in each of the past five annual studies: Samsung SDS, Singapore Armed Forces, and Tata Consultancy Services.
Teleos, an independent knowledge management and intellectual capital research firm, administers the MAKE program. The KNOW Network is a Web-based global community of organizations dedicated to achieving superior performance through networking and best practice knowledge sharing.
The MAKE research program consists of the annual Global MAKE study -- the international benchmark for world-class knowledge organizations -- and regional MAKE studies for the Americas, Asia and Europe, as well as national MAKE studies in Brazil, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Iran and Russia.