Innovation

Innovation

 
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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Communicating for Managerial Effectiveness Clampitt, Phillip G. Sage Publications , 2001 Communication, Innovation, Major Works, Management, Personal Growth

It is Clampitt's premise that because communication is at the core of managerial effectiveness, managers must have a clear view of their abilities to communicate and the challenges involved in the process, however,...

 
 
Wiki Management Collins, Rod AMACOM , 2014 Innovation, Management

Many organizations continue to use the top-down hierarchical management model developed in the 19th century. As a result, they are unable to handle the speed and increasing complexity of the 21st century business world...

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The Other 90 Percent Cooper, Robert K. Crown Publishing , 2001 Innovation, Leadership, Personal Growth

Although a host of recent scientific discoveries have found that human capacity is limitless, most people, because of an innate biological predisposition, use only a tiny fraction of the immense power of their...

 
 
Microsoft Secrets Cusumano, Michael A. | Selby, Richard W. The Free Press , 1996 Business Biographies, Innovation, Management, Marketing

Drawing on almost two years of on-site observation, 40 in-depth interviews, and unprecedented access to confidential documents and project data, the authors focus specifically on Microsoft’s unique "synch-and-stabilize...

 
 
Hershey D'Antonio, Michael Simon & Schuster , 2006 Business Biographies, Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Personal Growth

Not only does the name Hershey mean chocolate to America and the world, it also signifies an inspiring and uniquely successful experiment in humanistic capitalism—one that has produced a business empire devoted to a...

 
 
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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Breakthrough Davidson, Bill John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2004 Innovation, Management

Success is, unfortunately, not self-perpetuating. Once a company reaches the level of industry incumbent, and must not only defend its market share among established players in the industry, but also operate in a...

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Making Innovation Work Davila, Tony | Epstein, Marc J. | Shelton, Robert Wharton School Publishing , 2007 Business Strategy, Innovation, Management

Although many myths surround innovation, making it appear more complex than it is, the authors believe that the execution of innovation is not any more difficult than the implementation of other management activities....

 
 
The Innovation Paradox Davila, Tony | Epstein, Marc J. Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2014 Innovation

As Tony Davila and Marc J. Epstein explain in The Innovation Paradox, the complexity of today’s business world and society at large means that innovative solutions are increasingly complex. The...

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