A blog about creating and running successful innovation processes

Category: Innovations


Management control of service innovations

Estimared reading time: 4-5 min. One study explored management control of service innovations. Specifilally focused was management control best practice related to service innovation activities. This was done by conducting qualitative in-depth interviews with managers in ten top performing firms that have an exceptional focus on…

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Examples of different kinds of Innovation

Estimated time to read: 4-5 minutes. This blog post is about examples of different kinds of innovation.     According to many studies, Sweden is a country to be reckoned with when it comes to innovation. Should you believe many international rankings, you must agree….

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Mechanisms for making innovation happen in organizations

Approximate reading time: 4-6 min. Understanding what drives successful innovation is of paramount importance. One study examined mechanisms for making innovation happen in organizations. The hypothesis, from the researchers, was that innovation is a function of individual efforts and organizational systems to facilitate creativity.  …

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Success and failure of innovation

Approximate reading time: 3-5 min. Why does not everybody innovate? It is widely recognized that innovation is key to the economic performance of firms. If nonetheless many firms do not dare to innovate, this has to do with several types of risks and uncertainties that lead to high…

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Management control systems impact on knowledge management

Approximate reading time: 2-3 min. This blog is about management control systems impact on knowledge management.     Innovation is becoming one of the most relevant means to outperform competitors continuously. Especially in markets with increasing complexity and intensity of competition. The sequence runs from diversifying…

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