A blog about creating and running successful innovation processes

Month: January 2018

Management control and the decentralization of R&D

Estimated reading time: 5-7 minutes. What are the organizational conditions influencing the allocation of decision rights made by headquarters of multinational corporations to their foreign R&D subsidiaries?  Should organizations consider the decentralization of R&D? A study has interesting results on this issue. The researchers contacted…

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Implement target costing

Approximate reading time: 3-5 minutes. One study used the theory of market orientation to analyze the introduction of target costing and business model innovation systems, as well as how this affects business results. 189 manufacturing companies in the electronics and information industry in China were…

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Insights from innovation in the public sector

Estimated reading time: 3-4 minutes. This blog is about innovation in the public sector. In order to meet the needs of its many different stakeholders, public sector organizations are increasingly asked to improve the efficiency and quality of their services. Based on this, implementation of…

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Should employees decide on innovation?

Ungefärlig lästid: 2-3 minuter. Should employees decide on innovation? How many managers and leaders think about whether employees decide on innovation? Should employees decide on innovation? The Swedish leadership style is still flat. There is hardly any hierarchy and consensus in particular. Right? We have…

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