Gale Business Insights Handbook of Innovation Management, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 141449937X
  • ISBN-13: 9781414499376
  • DDC: 658.4
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 335 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released May 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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The Gale Business Insights Handbook Of Innovation Management examines the questions "What is innovation management?" "What are the contributing factors that either favor or discourage innovation?" "How can it be used in my business?" Entries examine such topics as: brainstorming; product lifecycle management; portfolio management and optimization; models of innovation; diffusion of innovation; measuring innovation; systems for innovation within a corporation; strategies for innovation management; and more.

Features and Benefits

  • 30 essays/10 pages each.
  • Sample Essay Topics: Brainstorming, Product lifecycle management, Portfolio management and optimization, Models of innovation, Diffusion of innovation, Measuring innovation, Systems for innovation within a corporation, And Strategies for innovation management.

Alternate Formats

  • Paperback Edition

    ISBN-10: 1414499302 | ISBN-13: 9781414499307

Table of Contents

Defining Innovation.
Technology and Innovation .
Product Lifecycle Management.
Managing Innovation.
Factors That Favor Innovation.
Factors That Discourage Innovation.
Types of Innovation.
Aiding Innovation.
Brainstorming for Innovators.
Portfolio Management and Optimization.
Models of Innovation.
Diffusion of Innovation.
Measuring and Evaluating Innovation.
Innovation Systems within a Corporation.
Strategies for Innovation Management.
New Product Development.
Organizational Learning .
Innovation Labs and Business Incubators.
Sources of R&D Funding.
Innovation via Competition.
Customer-Driven Innovation.
Global Innovation.
Social Innovation and Corporate Social Responsibility.
Crowdsourcing and Innovation.
Finding Entrepreneurial Inspiration.
Forecasting Techniques and Methods of Viewing the Future.
Sources of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education .
Successful Innovations within Corporate Firms.
Innovation Challenges within Corporate Firms.
Sustaining Innovative Performance.