Browse by Subject "innovation"

  • Hristova, Rumyana Y. (Bock+Herchen Verlag, 2012-05)
    The 1990s have been defined as the decade of digitization, which has been hailed by its proponents as a true cause for celebration. Yet, other voices have warned of the very real ”threat,” which digitization, and more ...
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  • Nowak, Radoslaw (2014-05-30)
    Current research posits that, with the passage of time, organizations tend to lose their ability to innovate. This process takes place as maturing entities become a guardian of the dominant social paradigms. As an integral ...
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  • Spelke, Kenneth (2012-02-06)
    Learning Management Systems, or LMSs, are widely used throughout higher education to deliver a range of instructional services including content delivery, discussion boards and collaborative work space, testing tools, and ...
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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2013-11-15)
    An simple qualitative, yet mathematical model powerfully illustrates how breakthrough innovators come to know: How the orthogonality and non‐linearity of discovery propel breakthrough innovators into new dimensions
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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2014-01-15)
    A simple qualitative, yet mathematical model powerfully illustrates how breakthrough innovators come to know: A discussion of how breakthrough innovators are well-described as curious, learning, multi-dimensional individuals
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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2013-12-01)
    A simple qualitative, yet mathematical model powerfully illustrates how breakthrough innovators come to know: A discussion of how breakthrough innovators are well-described as multi-dimensional individuals
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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2014-02-01)
    A simple qualitative, yet mathematical model powerfully illustrates how breakthrough innovators come to know: A discussion of how breakthrough innovators are well‐described as mathematically chaotic individuals
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  • Martens, Betsy Van der Veer (2010-02-03)
    This comparative case study explores the impact of four “practice theories” in the separate domains of finance, military strategy, nursing, and theology, and discusses potential “outputs” in each field that might be ...
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  • Kristiansson, Michael René; Anderson, Theresa Dirndorfer (iSchools, 2014-03-01)
    The session aims to bring together a group of researchers and educators within the iSchool community interested in implementing entrepreneurial thinking in curriculum (teaching and research). Entrepreneurship is a ...
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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2012-12-01)
    Paradigms, by their very nature, impose constraints on and help to define innovation: In this essay I violate my one topic per essay paradigm; instead, I share three mini-relfections
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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2012-10-01)
    Curiosity, motivation and perseverance: Selected reader insight and feedback in response to the recent essay, “Of feral cats and pet cats”.
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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2012-06-15)
    The intersection of curiosity and connectivity: Magic Eyes® images can provide significant insight into how breakthrough innovators collect and connect dots
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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2012-08-15)
    Innovation as an “imposition of will” or the “discovery of a hidden reality”?: The Magic Eyes® metaphor suggests that breakthrough innovation is the discovery of an underlying reality.
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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2012-09-01)
    Breakthrough innovation as an intimate, dance-like engagement: The Magic Eyes® metaphor suggests that breakthrough innovation is an intimate interaction with an underlying reality.
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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2012-08-01)
    Oblivious to just those tools that enable breakthrough innovation: 3D glasses illustrate how instruments of all types mediate between the innovator and the world around them.
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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2012-07-15)
    The important and complementary natures of memory and making connections: Magic Eyes® images can illustrate how memory can facilitate or impede breakthrough innovation.
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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2012-07-01)
    The depth and breadth of the metaphor: Magic Eyes® images can illustrate numerous features of how breakthrough innovators collect and connect dots
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  • Micheels, Eric T. (2010-05-19)
    Over the past several decades, the agricultural marketplace has transitioned from a completely price driven, homogeneous, commodity market towards a more differentiated and fragmented product market characterized by ...
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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2012-09-15)
    Curiosity, motivation and perseverance: How observations of the activity and roaming of cats reveal insights into breakthrough innovators.
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  • Vojak, Bruce A. (2012-11-15)
    A reflection on the differences between incremental and breakthrough innovation: Insights from Kuhn’s "The Structures of Scientific Revolutions" applied to corporate innovation
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