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How to Position Your Innovation in the Marketplace

A new framework helps identify the best strategy for a particular product or service.

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Video: Leveraging Analytics to Transform a Traditional Broadcast Business

The traditional broadcast business is being transformed through the use of data and analytics.

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Creating Societal Benefits and Corporate Profits

Four key steps can help a new initiative create value for both the company and the public.

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Debunking the “Eureka Moment”

The 5 Myths of Innovation

December 16, 2010 | Julian Birkinshaw, Cyril Bouquet and J.-L. Barsoux

This article explores the process of innovation in 13 global companies. Many of the standard arguments for how to encourage innovation were confirmed, but some surprises were uncovered as well. The article organizes its key insights around five persistent “myths” that continue to haunt the innovation efforts of many companies. The five myths are: (1) The Eureka Moment; (2) Built It and They Will Come; (3) Open Innovation Is the Future; (4) Pay Is Paramount; and, (5) Bottom Up Innovation Is Best.

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Leveraging External Innovation

Which parts of your innovation processes could you get outside input on? To reap the benefits of innovation from external sources, executives must understand how to ask for help and how to manage the process.

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Encouraging Innovation Within Your Organization

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Bridging the Gap Between Stewards and Creators

When conflicts aren’t managed well, a company’s ability to innovate may be at risk.

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Redesigning Innovation at Chubb

Chubb wanted to accelerate its innovation process and its field response time. Its answer? Build a more social business.

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What It Takes to Be a Serial Innovator

An intriguing new book discusses the traits of serial innovators at established companies.

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Institutionalizing Innovation

Success in innovation requires the ability to churn out successful growth businesses year after year.

Elements of Strategy

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These strategy and innovation articles from the MIT Sloan Management Review archives provide frameworks for various steps in the process of strategy development and execution. For a limited time, complimentary access to these six articles is available to all site visitors.

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Which Strategy When?

Managers must figure out when it’s best to pursue strategies of position, leverage or opportunity.

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