Tag Archives: Innovation

One of our best 2016 MBA theses transformational leadership style

Transformational leadership style: The relationship to companies that are digital leaders By: Berdine Truter 2017 Source:  http://hdl.handle.net/2263/59790 ABSTRACT: The objective of the study was to explore the relationship between companies that are digitally mature and the leadership style of their C-level executives, with a specific focus on transformational leadership. Success in the digital era requires […]
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How Artificial Intelligence will redefine management

By: Vergard Kolbjornsrud, Richard Amico & Robert Thomas November  02, 2016 Source: https://hbr.org/2016/11/how-artificial-intelligence-will-redefine-management  

Why does Sweden produce so many startups?

By: Adam Jezard January 10, 2018 Source: https://www.weforum.org

One of our best 2016 MBA theses on transformational leadership

Transformational leadership style : The relationship to companies that are digital leaders By: Truter, Berdine 2017 Source: http://hdl.handle.net/2263/59790 ABSTRACT: The objective of the study was to explore the relationship between companies that are digitally mature and the leadership style of their C-level executives, with a specific focus on transformational leadership. Success in the digital era […]
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One of our 2016 best theses was on understanding the motivators of frontline employee innovation by Mohamed Bhorat

By: Bhorat, Mohamed Firoze Source: http://repository.up.ac.za/handle/2263/59871 Abstract: Innovation is widely seen as one of the cornerstones of organisational success and sustainability in an environment characterised by intense competition. The frontline employee is increasingly being seen as a critical component in an organisation’s innovation effort, due to their close proximity to and frequent engagement with the customer. Yet […]
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One of our best 2016 theses was on corporate innovation, risk management and internal governance by Bhima, Premal

Exploring the interplay between corporate innovation, risk management and internal governance By: Bhima, Premal Source: http://repository.up.ac.za/handle/2263/59860 Abstract: Business leaders no longer question whether it is necessary to innovate but rather, which activities to pursue. While innovation is an imperative for organisations, it is inextricably linked to risk-taking and is compounded by high levels of innovation failure rates. […]
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Aligning the organization for its digital future(Sloan review)

By: Kane, Gerald C., et al July  26, 2016 Source: http://sloanreview.mit.edu/projects/aligning-for-digital-future/?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=sm-direct  

You need an innovation strategy (Harvard Business Review)

Original article by Gary Pisano from the June 2015 issue of the Harvard Business Review Synopsis: “Despite massive investments of management time and money, innovation remains a frustrating pursuit in many companies. Innovation initiatives frequently fail, and successful innovators have a hard time sustaining their performance—as Polaroid, Nokia, Sun Microsystems, Yahoo, Hewlett-Packard, and countless others […]
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Four trends accelerating entrepreneurship in Africa (World Economic Forum)

By Aubrey Hruby and Reuben Coutler Source: https://agenda.weforum.org/2015/07/four-trends-accelerating-entrepreneurship-in-africa/ July 6, 2015

Turning data into better decision making (MIT Sloan Management Review)

By Leslie Brokaw Source: http://www.allanalytics.com/author.asp?doc_id=277239&section_id=3771