A blog about creating and running successful innovation processes

To materialize investments in innovation capabilities

Approximate reading time: 5-7 min. In innovative environments, companies face a control problem. On the one hand, management needs to guide employees by monitoring goals and behaviors. But on the other hand, management must also ensure that employees have enough space to search for innovative…

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Innovation-oriented culture in the public sector

Estimated reading time: 6-8 minutes. This blog is about innovation-oriented culture in the public sector.   Does leadership autonomy for managers and performance management for innovation? One study investigated the impact of specific New Public Management (NPM) -related properties to explain the culture that is…

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Accounting as mediator between creativity and control

Approximate reading time: 3-4 min. How to avoid control does not hinder creativity in businesses? What is the role of accounting for control and creativity? Two researchers have investigated accounting’s role as a mediating instrument between the tensions of creativity and control within the price competitive…

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Innovation speed and radicalness

Approximate reading time: 2-3 min. This post discuss innovation speed and radicalness. The intensity of competition has increased among all companies, but especially among companies operating in the high-tech industry. Fast outdated products, increased customer demands, and pressure to deliver products at lower prices intensify…

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Collaboration with competitors’ product development team

Approximate reading time: 6-8 min. Successful collaboration between competing product development teams requires the use of formal controls. These controls are used in parallel to coordinate the teams’ interdependent development activities, and in parallel to encourage teams to collaborate. However, previous theoretical and empirical research…

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