In this first instalment of Gluru’s series on Knowledge-Base Creation & Management, we will shed a bit more light on what a knowledge-base (KB) is and how to create one. We will also explain why it is important to not only create a KB but also to constantly manage it by keeping it updated and ‘au courant’.

What’s a knowledge base (KB)?

When you hear the words KB, what do you think of? Do you think of a specific location — either physical or in ‘the cloud’ — where all of the answers to the world’s most pressing questions are answered, such as the meaning…

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Matteo Tadjo Kotch, Product Marketing Executive at Gluru

As the end of my MSc International Management course at King’s College London (KCL) neared its inevitable conclusion, there seemed to be one topic of conversation that dominated the hallways — and it wasn’t ‘how many words are you into your dissertation?’ Nope, the question that was on everyone’s lips was an equally as depressing one, ‘have you found a job yet?’

Well, for most of us the answer to this question was quite simple really, ‘no’. Not only did we have our dissertation hand-in dates looming over us, but we were…

If one browses the web searching for ways of boosting productivity, one will no doubt come across a relatively new phenomenon called Bullet Journaling. More casually referred to as ‘BuJo’, its creator, Ryder Carroll, proposes that it is a ‘customizable and forgiving organization system [that] can be your to-do list, sketchbook, notebook, and diary, but most likely, it will be all of the above.

So, how does it work?

In line with the findings of the renowned neuroscientist Daniel Levitin, in his book entitled; ‘The organized mind: Thinking straight in the age of information overload’, the ‘BuJo’ maintains that as…

What used to be the main means of communication between teenagers is now the root cause of lost productivity at work. But don’t fret — Gluru has the solution.

I remember when I was growing up, life seemed a lot simpler. If I ever needed to talk to someone about something, I’d simply wait until I saw them and talk to them directly, or if it simply couldn’t wait I’d pick up the landline and give them a call. To me, this all seemed so simple, so effective, so personal. But how things have changed. These days most of us…

Matteo Tadjo Kotch

Tech enthusiast, currently working for the AIconics 2016 ‘Best AI Startup’- Gluru. Always looking for new and innovative examples of companies harnessing AI.

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