Other related concepts

There are many other terms related to information and knowledge management. For example,

  • Common Sense - innate ability to sense, judge, or perceive situations; grows stronger over time.
  • Fact - a statement that relates a certain element of truth about a subject matter or a domain.
  • Heuristics - a rule of thumb based on years of experience.
  • Intelligence - the capacity to acquire and apply knowledge.

There are also the concepts of multiple intelligence and emotional intelligence.


Please watch the following videoclips and think how intelligence and various types of intelligence are related to information and knowledge management. Please share your thoughts with your study group.

Bracken: What is intelligence?

Howard Gardner of the Multiple Intelligence Theory

Daniel Goleman Explains Emotional Intelligence

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