Innovation

Innovation

 
Not Knowing D'Souza, Steven | Renner, Diana LID Publishing Inc. , 2014 Innovation, Personal Growth

Life is full of uncertainty, which makes people anxious. To alleviate their anxiety, people look to experts who may not know the answers, try to manage circumstances over which they have no control, and search for...

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Yes, And Leonard, Kelly | Yorton, Tom HarperCollins Publishers , 2015 Innovation

In Yes, And, The Second City executives Kelly Leonard and Tom Yorton describe how the fundamentals of great improvisational comedy and can be applied to business. Tapping into their years of experience...

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InsightOut Seelig, Tina HarperCollins Publishers , 2015 Innovation

In InsightOut, creativity expert Tina Seelig describes a new framework—the Invention Cycle—for bringing ideas to fruition. The Invention Cycle enables entrepreneurs to harness their...

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Think Big, Start Small, Move Fast LaRusso, Nicholas | Spurrier, Barbara | Farrugia, Gianrico McGraw-Hill Education , 2015 Health Care, Innovation

The United States has the most expensive health care system in the world, yet it currently ranks 37th in performance worldwide. Mayo Clinic not only wants to rectify this specific problem, but it...

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The First Mile Anthony, Scott D. Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2014 Innovation

The first mile of innovation -- where an innovation moves from an idea on paper to the market -- is often plagued by failure. In fact, less than one percent of ideas launched by big companies end...

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The Innovator’s Dilemma Christensen, Clayton M. Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2000 Innovation

Even the best companies can fail, and the same practices that make companies succeed can also lead to their failure. In The Innovator’s Dilemma, Clayton M. Christensen explores this paradox and what...

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Agile Innovation Morris, Langdon | Ma, Moses | Chi Wu, Po John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2014 Innovation

What customers want and expect from companies is changing rapidly, and businesses need to keep up. Product and service development has traditionally rested on the development of business cases, a...

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Fail Better Sastry, Anjali | Penn, Kara Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2014 Innovation, Management

It has become a truism in business today that failure is inevitable—and that effective leaders learn from the experience of failing. But without a roadmap, turning mistakes into positive, goal-driven insights and...

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Hidden in Plain Sight Chipchase, Jan | Steinhardt, Simon HarperCollins Publishers , 2013 Innovation

In Hidden in Plain Sight, global innovation expert Jan Chipchase reveals how consumers around the world make purchasing decisions. By providing a framework of human behavior and techniques to gain...

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Kill the Company Bodell, Lisa Bibliomotion, Inc. , 2012 Innovation, Productivity

In Kill the Company, Lisa Bodell argues that the risk-adverse, “zombie” cultures of most companies are incompatible with the innovation they wish to achieve. In order to achieve their companies’ long-...

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