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How We Teach: Innovation

November 18, 2014 • INNOVATION, SPECIAL FEATURES, MBA & Executive Education, Emerging Ideas, EntrepreneurshipComments (0)

Interview with Bangor Business School In our quest to keep you up to date with the latest research in business education, we talk to John Thornton, head of Bangor Business School, about keeping innovation on the curriculum. You might also like: 21st Century Leaders: Driving Success Amid Intense Disruption Mining Actionable Information with Smart Capture:

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The Importance of the World’s Business Provocateurs

September 19, 2014 • EntrepreneurshipComments (0)

By Maria Pinelli As we emerge from the most severe recession in decades, the need for provocateurs in business is more pronounced than ever. Below, Maria Pinelli argues that entrepreneurs are the future. Not only do they foster economic growth and

Public-Value Exchanges – New Platforms for Matching Capital to Social Need

July 17, 2014 • INNOVATION, SUSTAINABILITY & ETHICS, Emerging Ideas, Entrepreneurship, Social ImpactComments (0)

By William D. Eggers and Paul Macmillan New models of exchange are critical to the solution economy. They hold the secret to attracting capital of all types and from all sources and applying it effectively to societal problems. Below, William D. Eggers and

Agile Business Model Innovation

June 29, 2014 • INNOVATION, EntrepreneurshipComments (0)

By Adam J. Bock and Gerry George Business model innovation(BMI) is risky, but when companies do it with agility, they thrive. This article looks at how Return Path, the global leader in email marketing, met the challenge of applying BMI successfully. The

Want More Innovation-Driven Entrepreneurship? Go Low-Tech!

January 20, 2014 • INNOVATION, TECHNOLOGY, EntrepreneurshipComments (0)

By Terence Tse and Mark Esposito Promoting entrepreneurship is increasingly seen as a way to revive stagnant economies. Below, Terence Tse and Mark Esposito argue that excessive use of technology can harm our ability to create innovative ideas, and suggest

New Business Creation Among BRICS Seven Times Faster Than G7 Since The Financial Crisis

September 8, 2013 • STRATEGY & MANAGEMENT, SPECIAL FEATURES, Global Business, EntrepreneurshipComments (0)

By Jean Stephens, CEO of RSM International RSM International is the seventh largest global network of independent audit, tax and advisory firms. Below, a comparative study examines the impact of the global financial crisis on businesses across diverse global

Technological Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Development

September 8, 2013 • INNOVATION, TECHNOLOGY, EntrepreneurshipComments (0)

By Wim Naudé & Adam Szirmai What is the relationship between technological innovation, entrepreneurship and development? Is it better for developing countries to adapt existing technologies from richer countries rather than undertake or promote intensive

You Must Own Your Reputation: Networking, Entrepreneurship and Reputation

November 20, 2012 • STRATEGY & MANAGEMENT, Global Business, Marketing & Consumers, EntrepreneurshipComments (0)

By Jim Pulcrano Reputation is owned by the people who gossip about you1.   You might also like: Reinvention: Critical to Business Success, but not Always Obvious Conflict Contagion: A Virus to Watch and Treat Early Strategic Transformation at Tennis

Reinventing Professional Services: Building Your Business in the Digital Marketplace

May 20, 2012 • INNOVATION, TECHNOLOGY, Marketing & Consumers, Business Mobility & E-Commerce, Emerging Ideas, EntrepreneurshipComments (0)

By Ari Kaplan The technological landscape has reshaped the way white collar workers cultivate and promote their businesses. This article offers insights on taking advantage of enterprising techniques to stand out and reinvent yourself as an insightful

Invisible Capital and Why We Need to Democratize Entrepreneurial Opportunity

July 20, 2011 • INNOVATION, SUSTAINABILITY & ETHICS, Entrepreneurship, Social ImpactComments (0)

By Chris Rabb Invisible capital is the toolkit of our skills, knowledge, networks, experiences and other resources, along with the set of assets we were born with. You might also like: Reinvention: Critical to Business Success, but not Always Obvious