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Tacit Knowledge

Tactic knowledge is the wisdom that someone has gained through their career. It can sometimes refer to hard facts or knowledge about an industry or technical processes. It can also apply to social skills. An employee with tactic knowledge doesn't need to be re-taught information. It doesn't mean that there isn't room for improvement or further training but refers to an individual's current skillset.

What Small and Midsize Businesses Need to Know About Tacit Knowledge

Tactic knowledge is beneficial for businesses because it reflects a person's previous work experiences, habits, and behaviors. These skills are often hard to document and can't be transferred easily. When making hiring decisions or thinking about retention and promotions, keep tactic knowledge in mind.