Application of a Data Mining System as an Aid to Organisational Learning

  • Colquhoun-John Ferguson


The concept of the Learning Organisation has been heralded as the most significant contribution to the future success, and even survival, of organisations in today’s global market-place (Senge, 1992). Broadly defined, a learning organisation is one that readily adapts to external and internal influences, by detecting and correcting errors (Argyris & Schön, 1978). It is believed that this can be achieved through a better knowledge and understanding of the system with which it interacts.


Data Mining Soft System Methodology Team Learning Personal Mastery Customer Feedback 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Colquhoun-John Ferguson
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  1. 1.Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, The Quality CentreUniversity of PaisleyPaisleyUK

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