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John is a prolific writer and is delighted to share what he has written (if permitted .  Below is a list of his books, chapters, and articles. Where possible we have included the links to Google Books or in many cases download the article for free 🙂

Books

  • Girard, J., Klein, D., & Berg, K. (Eds.) (2015). Strategic data-based wisdom in the big data era. Hershey, PA: IGI Global.
  • Gordon, Cindy, Weir, Andrew, & Girard, John P. (2014). Social Roots: Why Social Innovations are Creating the Influence Economy. New York: Business Expert Press.
  • Girard, John & Girard, JoAnn (2014). Sage Sayings: Inspiring Native American Passages for Leaders. Minot, ND: Sagology.
  • Girard, John P., Gordon, Cindy, & Girard, JoAnn L. (2011). Business Goes Virtual: Realizing the Value of Collaboration, Social and Virtual Strategies. New York: Business Expert Press. Google Books
  • Girard, John P. & Girard, JoAnn L. (Eds.)(2011). Social Knowledge: Using Social Media to Know What You Know. Hersey, PA: IGI Global. Google Books
  • Girard, John P. & Girard, JoAnn L. (2009).  A Leader’s Guide to Knowledge Management: Drawing on the Past to Enhance Future Performance. New York: Business Expert Press. Google Books
  • Girard, John P. (Ed.)(2009). Building Organizational Memories: Will you Know what you Knew? Hersey, PA: IGI Global. Google Books

Book Chapters

  • Weidner, D. & Girard, J. (2015). Moneyball for knowledge management. In Girard, J., Klein, D., & Berg, K. (Eds.), Strategic data-based wisdom in the big data era. Hershey, PA: IGI Global.
  • Girard, J., Klein, D., & Berg, K.. (2015). An emerging view of strategic databased wisdom in the big data era (Preface). In Girard, J., Klein, D., & Berg, K. (Eds.), Strategic data-based wisdom in the big data era. Hershey, PA: IGI Global
  • Girard, John P. & Girard, JoAnn L. (2011). Toward an Understanding of Social Knowledge (Preface), in J.P. Girard and J.L. Girard (Eds.) Social Knowledge: Using Social Media to Know What You Know. Hersey, PA: IGI Global.
  • Girard, John P. (2009). Knowledge Management in DND in Craig Stone (Ed.). The Public Management of Defence in Canada (pp. 194-212). Toronto: Breakout Educational Network.
  • Girard, John P. (2009). Toward an Understanding of Organizational Memories (Preface) in John Girard (Ed.), Building Organizational Memories: Will you Know what you Knew? Hersey, PA: IGI Global.
  • Girard, John P., & Bowersox, N. (2008). Leading knowledge: What do middle managers think? in Alex Koohang (2008). Knowledge Management: Research & Applications (pp. 131-146)Santa Rosa, California: Informing Science Press.
  • Girard, John P., Willoughby, L., & Berg, K. (2007). Video, Voice, and Virtual Collaboration: The 3V’s of Asynchronous Education in Nicole A. Buzzetto-More (Ed.), Principles of Effective Online Teaching (pp. 39-55). Santa Rosa, California: Informing Science Press.Download

Peer Reviewed Articles

  • Girard, J., Floyd, K., & Yerby, J. (in press). A comparison of knowledge retention in online and face-to-face capstone experiences. Knowledge Management & E-Learning: An International Journal.
  • Kwak, M. & Girard, J. (2016). Electronic Health Record Usage in Southern US States. Issues in Information Systems. 17(1), 1-8. Girard, J., & Ribière, V. (2016). Mapping the Future of KM through Earl’s KM Taxonomy Lens. Online Journal of Applied Knowledge Management. 4(1), 180-191.
  • Girard, J., Ashford, A., & Colon, P. (2015). Measuring learners’ subject specific knowledge. Journal of e-Learning and Knowledge Society. 11(3), 183-191.
  • Clair, N., & Girard, J. (2015). Do online and face-to-face students exhibit the same information analysis skills? Issues in Information Systems. 16(2), 74-80.
  • Girard, J.P., & Girard, J.L. (2015). Defining knowledge management: Toward an applied compendium. Online Journal of Applied Knowledge Management. 3(1), 1-20.
  • Girard, J., Brizzi, G., Drake, D., Graham, M., Kosmider, C., & Lloyd, R (2014). Does Leadership Style Differ by Country? A Media Context Analysis, Academy of Business Research Journal. Vol II, 13-19.
  • Girard, J.P., Gordon, C., & Girard, J.L. (2011). Knowledge Management as an Enabler of Virtual Business. Electronic Journal of Knowledge Management. 9(3), 181-187.
  • Bertsch, A., & Girard, J. (2011). Cross-Cultural Differences In Social Knowledge Creation And Exchange: An examination of GLOBE’s Dimensions of Societal Culture. Interdisciplinary Journal of Contemporary Research in Business. 3(4), 15-26.
  • Girard, J., & Bertsch, A. (2011). Exploring Cross-Cultural Differences in Social Knowledge Creation and Exchange: A Preliminary Examination. International Journal of Management & Information Systems. 15(1), 97-104.
  • Girard, John P., & McIntyre, S. (2010). Knowledge Management Modeling in Public Sector Organizations: A Case Study. International Journal of Public Sector Management. 23(1), 71-77
  • Girard, John P., & Allison, M. (2008). Information Anxiety: Fact, Fiction, or Fallacy? Electronic Journal of Knowledge Management, 6(2), 125-140.
  • Girard, John P., Berg, K, & Willoughby, L. (2007). Enhancing Interaction in Asynchronous Online Information Systems Education. Issues in Information Systems, 8(1), 37-43.
  • Girard, John P., & Lambert, S. (2007) The Story of Knowledge: Writing Stories that Guide Organizations into the Future. Electronic Journal of Knowledge Management, 5(2), 161-172.
  • Berg, K, Willoughby, L, & Girard, John P. (2006) Computer-supported cooperative work: A collaborative view, Issues in Information Systems, 7(2), 101-104.
  • Girard, John P. (2006). Where is the Knowledge we have lost in Managers? Journal of Knowledge Management, 10(6), 22-38.
  • Girard, John P. (2005). Combating Information Anxiety: A Management Responsibility. Organizaciju Vadyba: sisteminiai tyrimai (Management of Organizations: Systematic Research Journal), 35(1), 65-79.
  • Girard, John P. (2005). Taming Enterprise dementia in Public Service Organizations, International Journal of Public Sector Management, 18(6), 534-545.
  • Girard, John P. (2004). Defence Knowledge Management – A Passing Fad? Canadian Military Journal, 5(2), pp. 17-28.
  • Girard, John P. (2004). La Gestion Du Savoir À La Défense : Un Engouement? Revue Militaire Canadienne, 5(2), 17-28. (French translation of above).

Practitioner-focused Articles

  • Girard, J. (2015), Putting action back in KM, Growth-Leadership-Organization-Business-Education (GLOBE), 2(2), pp. 7-8.
  • Girard, J. (2015). Learning from millennials: four lessons from life afloat, Management Issues, June 11, Online Column: http://www.management-issues.com/opinion/7067/learning-from-millennials-four-lessons-from-life-afloat/
  • Girard, J. (2015). Beyond Conversation, Management Issues, March 18, Online Column: http://www.management-issues.com/opinion/7026/beyond-conversation/
  • Girard, J. (2015), Defining KM through team conversation, Growth-Leadership-Organization-Business-Education (GLOBE), 2(1), pp. 10-12.
  • Girard, J. (2014, December). Thanks for the memories. Business Magazine, 15(12), p.8.
  • Girard, J. (2014, November). The world is a library. Prairie Business Magazine, 15(11), p.8.
  • Girard, J. (2014, October). A one-device world? Prairie Business Magazine, 15(10), p.8.
  • Girard, J. (2014, September). Rethinking email Prairie Business Magazine, 15(9), p.8.
  • Girard, J. (2014, August). What’s my password? Prairie Business Magazine, 15(8), p.8.
  • Girard, J. (2014, July). The Sound of Business. Prairie Business Magazine, 15(7), p.8.
  • Girard, J. (2014, June). I, Robot … one more time. Prairie Business Magazine, 15(6), p.8.
  • Girard, J. (2014, May). Does happiness matter?. Prairie Business Magazine, 15(5), p.8.
  • Girard, J. (2014, April). Rethinking rural economic development. Prairie Business Magazine, 15(4), p.8.
  • Girard, J. (2014, March). Holacracy: Lunacy, fallacy or we’ll see. Prairie Business Magazine, 15(3), p.8.
  • Girard, J. (2014, February). Training or education? Prairie Business Magazine, 15(2), p.8.
  • Girard, J. (2014, January). Thinking beyond the next quarter. Prairie Business Magazine, 15(1), p.8.
  • Girard, J. (2013). Are you in the social know? Prairie Business Magazine. September 30. Online Column: http://www.prairiebizmag.com/event/article/id/16179/
  • Girard, J. (2013). Creating global thinkers. Prairie Business Magazine. August 27. Online Column: http://www.prairiebizmag.com/event/article/id/15772/
  • Girard, J., & Seymour, T. (2012). Social media lessons for business leaders. North Dakota Living. August, 28.
  • Girard, J.P., Girard, J.L., & Gordon, C. (2012). Virtual Business: Appealing to the masses. Canadian Manager. 36(4). 18-19.
  • Girard, J. (2011). Counting on Knowledge: Are you ready for the future? CPA IN Perspective. Fall. 28.
  • Girard, J.P., Gordon, C., & Girard, J.L. (2011). Virtual Value. CIO Canada. 19(6). 24-25.
  • Girard, John P., & Girard, JoAnn L. (2009) Smart Travel for Smart People. Smart People Magazine, 1(7), 6-7.
  • Girard, John P. (2009). A Business Guide to Twitter. CityScan Magazine.
  • Girard, John P. (2009). A Business Guide to Twitter. Prairie Business Magazine.
  • Girard, John P., & Girard, JoAnn L. (2009). The Future of Management . . . Are You Ready? Canadian Manager Magazine. 34(2), 24-25.
  • Girard, John P., & Girard, JoAnn L. (2009) Power of Story. Smart People Magazine, 1(2), 12-13.
  • Girard, John P. & Rani, L. (2009). Information Anxiety . . ., The Indian PC Magazine.  26 March 2009.
  • Girard, John P., & Allison, M. (2009). Information Overload – The Tip of the Iceberg (Information Anxiety: Fact, Fiction, or Fallacy?). Inside Knowledge. 15(5), 36-39.
  • Girard, John P. (2008). Diapers, Pop-Tarts, and Dog Food: The Case for Data-mining. Prairie Business Magazine, 7(1), 24.
  • Girard, John P., Berg, K, & Willoughby, L. (2007). Enhancing Interaction in Asynchronous Online Information Systems Education. Issues in Information Systems, 8(1), 37-43.
  • Girard, John P. (2007) If Knowledge is Power . . . Why am I always in the Dark? Stories of Knowledge in Action. Eden Prairie, Minnesota: Sparrow Media Group.
  • Girard, John P. (2007). Organize What? Journal of the Knowledge Management Professional Society, 4(1), 19-24.
  • Girard, John P. (2007). Stories of Knowledge in Action: Tacit Knowledge, Does it Matter? Journal of the Knowledge Management Professional Society, 4(1), 4-5.
  • Girard, John P. (2006). Stories of Knowledge in Action: Gibberish or Wisdom? Journal of the Knowledge Management Professional Society, 3(2), 4-6.
  • Girard, John P. (2006). The Raconteur Extraordinaire: Real-world Storytelling. Journal of the Knowledge Management Professional Society, 3(2), 9-26.
  • Girard, John P. (2006). Words of Wisdom: An Interview with Melinda Bickerstaff. Journal of the Knowledge Management Professional Society, 3(1), 13-19.
  • Girard, John P. (2005). A Tale of Two Stories. Journal of the Knowledge Management Professional Society, 2(1), 17-19.
  • Girard, John P. (2005). Let Managers Sleep!. Canadian Government Executive, 5, 20-21.
  • Girard, John P. (2005). [Review of the book Squirrel Inc.: A Fable of Leadership through Storytelling]. Journal of Knowledge Management Professionals Society, 2(1), 20.
  • Girard, John P. (2005). [Review of the book The Executive’s Role in Knowledge Management] Journal of the Knowledge Management Professional Society, 2(1), 21.
  • Girard, John P. (2005). The Inukshuk: A Canadian Model of Knowledge Management. Journal of the Knowledge Management Professional Society, 2(1), 9-16.

Academic Conferences Presentations, Proceedings, and Keynotes

  • Girard, J., Breese, J., & Wang, Y. (2016). Hospital Technology Integration in South US States. Nineteenth Annual Conference of the Southern Association for Information Systems (SAIS), St. Augustine, FL, 18 March 2016.
  • Beasley, S., Girard, J. (2016). Office-based Physician EHR Adoption in Southern US States. Nineteenth Annual Conference of the Southern Association for Information Systems (SAIS), St. Augustine, FL, 18 March 2016.
  • Girard, John (2015). Big Data: Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue (Keynote Address). Eighteenth Annual Conference of the Southern Association for Information Systems (SAIS), Hilton Head, SC, 21 March 2015.
  • Girard, J., Ashford, A., Beasley, S. & Colon, P. (2014). Do Online and Face-to-Face Capstone Students Achieve Similar Results in Distinct Subject Areas?, Abstract presented at Academy of Business Research Fall 2014 Conference, San Antonio, Texas.
  • Girard, J., Floyd, K., & Yerby, J. (2014). A Comparison of Knowledge Retention in Online and Face-to-face Capstone Experiences, Abstract presented at Academy of Business Research Fall 2014 Conference, San Antonio, Texas.
  • Girard, John (2014). Big Data: A Decision Maker’s Friend, Phantom, or Foe (Keynote Address). International Association of Computer Information Systems, Las Vegas, 2 October 2014.
  • Girard, John (2014). Does media context analysis create knowledge? Abstract presented at the International Institute of Applied Knowledge Management KM Conference, Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria.
  • Girard, John (2014). The dialogue rendezvous. Abstract presented at the International Institute of Applied Knowledge Management KM Conference, Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria.
  • Girard, John (2014). Does study abroad create value for business students? Abstract presented at the Academic and Business Research Institute, Honolulu, Hawaii.
  • Girard, John (2014). Social Knowledge: Are you ready for the future (keynote address), The Clute Institute International Academic Conference, Orlando, Florida.
  • Girard, J., Brizzi, G., Drake, D., Graham, M., Kosmider, C., & Lloyd, R (2013). Does Leadership Style Differ by Country? A Media Context Analysis, Abstract presented virtually at Academy of Business Research Fall 2013 Conference, San Antonio, Texas.
  • Girard, John (2013). Social Knowledge: Are you ready for the future (keynote address), International Institute of Applied Knowledge Management KM Conference, Novi Sad, Serbia.
  • Bertsch, A., & Girard, J. (2011). Cross-Cultural Differences in Social Networking: An Examination of the Global Web Index Behavior Types. In L. Huff (Ed), Proceedings of the 15thCross Cultural Research Conference, Kona, Hawaii.
  • Girard, J.P., Gordon, C., & Girard, J.L. (2011). Guiding Organizations into the Future:
Are you ready for the future? (Keynote) In N. Mbananga (Ed), Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Knowledge Economy, East London, South Africa.
  • Girard, J. (2011). Social Knowledge: Are you Ready? (Keynote paper) In G. Turner and C. Minonne (Eds.), Proceedings of the 3rd European Conference on Intellectual Capital, University of Nicosia, Cyprus.
  • Girard, J., & Bertsch, A. (2010). Cross-Cultural Differences in Social Knowledge Creation and Exchange In R. Clute (Ed.), Proceedings of the 10th International Business and Economics Conference, Las Vegas, NV.
  • Girard, John P. (2009). If Knowledge is Power … Why am I always in the Dark? (Keynote Paper) In N. Mbananga (Ed), Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Knowledge Economy, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Girard, John P., & Allison, M. (2007). Information Anxiety: Fact, Fable, or Fallacy? In D. Remenyi (Ed.), Proceedings of the 4rd International Conference on Intellectual Capital, Knowledge Management and Organisational Learning, University of Stellenbosch Business School, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Girard, John P., Berg, K, & Willoughby, L. (2007). Online information systems education: Enhancing interaction. Paper presented at International Association of Computer Information Systems 2007 Conference. Vancouver, BC. October 2007.
  • Girard, John P. (2007). Knowledge sharing for service learning organizations. Abstract presented at Great Plains Connections: Linking Education and Community through Service. Minot, ND. 24 March 2007.
  • Girard, John P., & Bowersox, N. (2007) Leading knowledge: Does leadership make a difference? Abstract presented at 2007 Applied Business Research Conference. Oahu, Hawaii, January 2 – 5 2007.
  • Girard, John P. (2007). To video iPod or not to video iPod: Is that the question? Abstract presented at 2007 College Teaching & Learning (TLC) Conference, Oahu, Hawaii, January 2 – 5 2007.
  • Girard, John P., & Lambert, S. (2006) The Story of Knowledge: Writing Stories that Guide Organizations into the Future. In D. Remenyi (Ed.), Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Intellectual Capital, Knowledge Management and Organisational Learning, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile.
  • Berg, K, Willoughby, L, & Girard, John P. (2006) Computer-supported cooperative work: A collaborative view. Paper presented at International Association of Computer Information Systems 2006 Conference. Reno, NV. October 2006. (presented by Berg).
  • Girard, John P. (2005). Where is the Knowledge we have lost in Government Managers? In N. Bontis (Ed.), Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on the Management of Intellectual Capital and Innovation, Hamilton, Canada.
  • Girard, John P., & McIntyre, S. (April, 2004). The Torii: An Exemplar of Knowledge Management Enablers. Paper presented at IAMOT 2004 – Washington, D.C., Hyatt Regency, Washington, DC, USA.
  • Girard, John P. (2004). Understanding Enterprise Dementia In N. Bontis (Ed.), Proceedings of the “7th World Congress on the Management of Intellectual Capital and Innovation, Hamilton, Canada.
  • Girard, John P. (2003). Where is the Knowledge we have lost in Managers? In L. Ross (Ed), Proceedings of the Institute of Behavioral and Applied Management (IBAM)’s 11th Anniversary Meeting, Tampa, Florida.
  • Girard, John P. (2003). Enterprise Dementia: Myth, Malady, or Misconception? In M. Vickers (Ed), Proceedings of the Association on Employment Practices and Principles (AEPP) 11th Annual International Conference, San Diego, California.
  • Girard, John P. (2003). Conquering Enterprise Dementia: Knowledge Management Strategies for Public Service Managers in N. Bontis (Ed.), Proceedings of the “6th World Congress on the Management of Intellectual Capital and Innovation, Doctoral Consortium”, Hamilton, Canada.

Other Publications

  • Girard, John P. (2004). Charting a Course toward a Knowledge Environment: A Strategic Operating Concept for the Department of National Defence and Canadian Forces. Internal Department of National Defence publication.
  • Girard, John P. (2002). Knowledge Management: A Primer for Government Executives. Internal Department of National Defence publication.
  • Girard, John P. (2004). Toward an Understanding of Enterprise Dementia: An Empirical Examination of Information Anxiety amongst Public Service Middle Managers. Touro University International. (Dissertation)