The Resource !nnovation : how innovators think, act and change our world, Kim Chandler McDonald

!nnovation : how innovators think, act and change our world, Kim Chandler McDonald

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!nnovation : how innovators think, act and change our world
Title
!nnovation
Title remainder
how innovators think, act and change our world
Statement of responsibility
Kim Chandler McDonald
Title variation
Innovation
Title variation remainder
how innovators think, act and change our world
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • " Businesses looking to succeed in the digital, global economy must innovate to survive, and !nnovation highlights the pioneers who have broken the mold and led the pack in every field, from IT to food, fashion to healthcare. Innovation expert, Kim Chandler McDonald underlines the common denominators linking these highly creative people, such as their compulsion to tell their truth, unpalatable or not, their entrepreneurial instincts and their steadfast protection of their brands. This book offers: --understanding of innovation as a mindset rather than a process --insight on how to start thinking like an innovator and into how this can assist them with their own careers and goals --knowledge of how to cultivate innovation in their own team, department or business --personal accounts from international innovators !nnovation showcases interviews with over 100 people who have pushed aside the boundaries in their field, such as: Matt Flannery, CEO/Co-Founder of Kiva, the microfinancing organization working to alleviate poverty; author Seth Godin; Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh; Digital Royalty CEO Amy Jo Martin; and Chief Innovation Officer at the marketing agency MDC Partners, Faris Yakob. Chandler McDonald finds out what drives these successful innovators, what makes innovations take off and why innovation is so critical to individuals, economies and to society as a whole"--
  • "Any business looking to succeed in today's and tomorrow's global, digital economy must innovate. Innovation showcases the pioneers who have broken the mould and led the pack in every field from business and technology to food, fashion, culture and healthcare. It highlights the common denominators linking these highly creative people, such as their compunction to tell their truth; their entrepreneurial instincts; and their fierce protection of their 'brands'. Innovation draws on exclusive interviews with nearly 100 people who have pushed aside the boundaries in their field. It presents the inside track on who's done what, how they did it, what drives them on, and why innovation is so critical to individuals, businesses and to society as a whole. Most importantly, it will empower you and your business to be more innovative too"--
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DLC
Dewey number
658.4/063
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD53
LC item number
.M379 2013
Literary form
non fiction
!nnovation : how innovators think, act and change our world, Kim Chandler McDonald
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!nnovation : how innovators think, act and change our world, Kim Chandler McDonald
Publication
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Includes index
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Content category
text
Content type MARC source
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Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- Acknowledgements -- About the Author The orchestration of innovation 01 The me-conomics of the GDE -- Innovating from the e-conomy to the me-conomy 02 The state of the nation addressed -- Taking stock of how things stack up 03 Flat world navigators connecting the dots 04 me-health -- Resolute and committed stakeholders at the heart of the healthcare industry 05 Innovating educating 06 The power of the me-dia -- Demanding what you want delivered when, where and how you want it 07 Being grounded when the sky's the limit. Summary -- Biographies
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Extent
250 pages
Isbn
9780749469665
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013020944
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780749469665

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