Innovation Acceleration: Transforming Organizational Thinking by Donald F. KuratkoInnovation Acceleration: Transforming Organizational Thinking by Donald F. Kuratko

Innovation Acceleration: Transforming Organizational Thinking

byDonald F. Kuratko, Jeffrey S. Hornsby, Michael G. Goldsby

Paperback | August 18, 2011

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The fundamentals of creating an innovative climate within an organization.

Innovation Acceleration: Transforming Organizational Thinking helps readers develop an understanding of innovative organizations, the specific processes involved in corporate innovation, and how to assess an organization’s readiness for entrepreneurial activity and innovation.

Title:Innovation Acceleration: Transforming Organizational ThinkingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:368 pages, 8.9 × 5.8 × 0.7 inPublished:August 18, 2011Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0136021484

ISBN - 13:9780136021483


Table of Contents

Part I: The Innovative Organization (I-Organization)
Chapter 1: Understanding the Innovative Mindset
Chapter 2: The Process of Corporate Innovation

Part II: Individual Innovation Skills (I-Skills)
Chapter 3: Unleashing Individual Creativity
Chapter 4: Managerial Skills for the Innovation Process

Part III: The Design Function in Innovation (I-Design)
Chapter 5: The Design Thinking Process
Chapter 6: Design-Driven Innovation

Part IV: Organizational Innovation (I-Teams)
Chapter 7: Auditing Organizational Innovation
Chapter 8: Human Resource Management in Corporate Innovation
Chapter 9: Teams-Based Innovation

Part V: Implementation of Innovation (I-Plans)
Chapter 10: Innovation to Commercialization
Chapter 11: Effective Innovation Plans
Chapter 12: Accelerating Momentum—The I-Solution