skip to content
Managers of innovation : insights into making innovation happen Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Managers of innovation : insights into making innovation happen

Author: John Storey; Graeme Salaman
Publisher: Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2005.
Series: Management, organizations, and business series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"Drawing on 350 in-depth interviews with senior managers, the book presents an original theory about the characteristics of managers in 'good innovative organizations' and 'poor innovative organizations'. It pays close attention to the attitudes, understandings, assumptions and interpretations of managers, who are often the ultimate decision makers when it comes to innovation. The text is supported by real-life,  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Storey; Graeme Salaman
ISBN: 1405124628 9781405124621 140512461X 9781405124614
OCLC Number: 54881908
Description: ix, 193 pages ; 26 cm.
Contents: Innovation : problems and possibilities --
The current state of knowledge about innovation --
From tight control to the edge of anarchy : managing innovation in telecommunications --
Managing creative workers in an innovative way --
Contrasting approaches to innovation in engineered manufactured goods --
Innovation in the voluntary sector --
Conclusions.
Series Title: Management, organizations, and business series.
Responsibility: John Storey and Graeme Salaman.
More information:

Abstract:

* This book looks at how to foster innovation in organizations, focusing on managers as the key participants in the process. * Presents an original theory about the characteristics of managers in  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"This is a rich and significant book on one of the most important issues facing managers today. Innovation is the key driver for the future of businesses and societies. There is an excellent balance Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(5)

User lists with this item (1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/54881908> # Managers of innovation : insights into making innovation happen
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "54881908" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866728572#Place/malden_ma> ; # Malden, MA
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866728572#Topic/technological_innovations_management> ; # Technological innovations--Management
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/658.4063/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866728572#Topic/management> ; # Management
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866728572#Topic/innovationsmanagement> ; # Innovationsmanagement
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866728572#Topic/vernieuwing> ; # Vernieuwing
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008112644> ; # Technological innovations--Management
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866728572#Topic/creative_ability_in_business> ; # Creative ability in business
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/14903712> ; # Graeme Salaman
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/73941381> ; # John Storey
    schema:datePublished "2005" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/866728572> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866728572#Series/management_organizations_and_business_series> ; # Management, organizations, and business series.
    schema:name "Managers of innovation : insights into making innovation happen"@en ;
    schema:productID "54881908" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/54881908#PublicationEvent/malden_ma_blackwell_pub_2005> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866728572#Agent/blackwell_pub> ; # Blackwell Pub.
    schema:reviews <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/54881908#Review/-1717159662> ;
    schema:url <http://www.dawsonera.com/depp/reader/protected/external/AbstractView/S9781405178525> ;
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0416/2004007685.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781405124621> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781405124614> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA459455> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/54881908> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866728572#Agent/blackwell_pub> # Blackwell Pub.
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Blackwell Pub." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866728572#Series/management_organizations_and_business_series> # Management, organizations, and business series.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/54881908> ; # Managers of innovation : insights into making innovation happen
    schema:name "Management, organizations, and business series." ;
    schema:name "Management, organizations, and business series" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866728572#Topic/creative_ability_in_business> # Creative ability in business
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Creative ability in business"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866728572#Topic/innovationsmanagement> # Innovationsmanagement
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Innovationsmanagement"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866728572#Topic/technological_innovations_management> # Technological innovations--Management
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Technological innovations--Management"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008112644> # Technological innovations--Management
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Technological innovations--Management"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/14903712> # Graeme Salaman
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Salaman" ;
    schema:givenName "Graeme" ;
    schema:name "Graeme Salaman" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/73941381> # John Storey
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1947" ;
    schema:familyName "Storey" ;
    schema:givenName "John" ;
    schema:name "John Storey" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781405124614>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "140512461X" ;
    schema:isbn "9781405124614" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781405124621>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1405124628" ;
    schema:isbn "9781405124621" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/54881908#Review/-1717159662>
    a schema:Review ;
    schema:itemReviewed <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/54881908> ; # Managers of innovation : insights into making innovation happen
    schema:reviewBody ""Drawing on 350 in-depth interviews with senior managers, the book presents an original theory about the characteristics of managers in 'good innovative organizations' and 'poor innovative organizations'. It pays close attention to the attitudes, understandings, assumptions and interpretations of managers, who are often the ultimate decision makers when it comes to innovation. The text is supported by real-life, internationally known cases such as Hewlett-Packard, Zeneca and the BBC, as well as voluntary sector cases such as Oxfam. It is also enriched by substantial and highly revealing quotations from senior managers themselves."--Jacket." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.