skip to content
The truth about innovation Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The truth about innovation

Author: Max McKeown
Publisher: Harlow : Prentice Hall Life, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

'The Truth About Innovation' transforms today's most important innovation research into 50 proven 'truths'. Max McKeown delivers plain, powerful advice on how to: increase creativity; encourage  Read more...

Rating:

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

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

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

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Max McKeown
ISBN: 9780273719120 0273719122
OCLC Number: 233787978
Description: pages cm
Contents: PREFACETRUTH 1: INNOVATION IS NEW STUFF THAT IS MADE USEFULTRUTH 2: A BEAUTIFUL IDEA IS NEVER PERFECTTRUTH 3: A CRISIS IS A TERRIBLE THING TO WASTETRUTH 4: A GREAT INNOVATION DESERVES A GREAT NAMETRUTH 5: ANY FOOL CAN DO EITHER, GENIUS DOES BOTHTRUTH 6: ALL NEW IDEAS ARE MADE OF OLD IDEASTRUTH 7: BET SMALL TO WIN BIGTRUTH 8: BETTER TO ASK FORGIVENESS THAN PERMISSIONTRUTH 9: CREATIVITY IS A PROCESS NOT AN ACCIDENTTRUTH 10: CREATIVITY IS ITS OWN REWARDTRUTH 11: CROWDS ARE MAD, BAD AND ADVANTAGEOUS TO KNOWTRUTH 12: CUT INNOVATION SOME SLACKTRUTH 13: CURE APATHY BY SHARING PURPOSETRUTH 14: DO WHAT YOUR COMPETITION WONÂ TTRUTH 15: DONÂ T GET LOST IN TRANSLATIONTRUTH 16: DIFFERENT STRUCTURAL STROKES FOR DIFFERENT FOLKSTRUTH 17: EVEN USELESS CAN BE USEFULTRUTH 18: EVERY COMPANY NEEDS AN IDEA MARKETTRUTH 19: EVERYONE CAN LEARN TO THINK BETTERTRUTH 20: FIND THE BUZZ THAT WORKS FOR YOUR PEOPLETRUTH 21: FREE YOUR CHILDREN BEFORE SOMEONE EATS THEMTRUTH 22: GET YOUR DUCKS IN A ROWTRUTH 23:GOT TO SHARE MORE TO GET MORETRUTH 24:HELL HATH NO FURY LIKE TALENT SPURNEDTRUTH 25:HIRE FOR HOW THEY LEARN, NOT WHAT THEY KNOWTRUTH 26:HOW MUCH IS THE FUTURE WORTH?TRUTH 27:IDEAS ARE FRAGILE, HANDLE WITH CARETRUTH 28:INNOVATE YOUR WAY OUT OF RECESSIONTRUTH 29:INNOVATION CAN BE MEASUREDTRUTH 30: INNOVATION IS NOT EVERYWHERETRUTH 31:ITÂ S A CULTURAL THINGTRUTH 32:JUST ENOUGH DISUNITY FOR PROGRESSTRUTH 33:LEADERS GET THE INNOVATION THEY DESERVETRUTH 34:LITTLE DIFFERENCES MAKE A BIG DIFFERENCETRUTH 35:LOOK OUTSIDE FOR A BIGGER BRAINTRUTH 36:MADONNA KNOWS MORE THAN YOUR BOSSTRUTH 37:MEETING OF MINDS NOT MINDLESS MEETINGSTRUTH 38:MOST THINGS WILL FAIL, GET OVER ITTRUTH 39:NOT ALL NETWORKS ARE CREATED EQUALTRUTH 40:OPEN SPACES, OPEN MINDSTRUTH 41:PEOPLE JUDGE YOU FIRST, THEN YOUR IDEASTRUTH 42:POWER IS ORIGINALITYÂ S BEST FRIENDTRUTH 43:QUICK FIXES CAN LEAD TO GREAT INNOVATIONSTRUTH 44:REINVENTING THE WHEEL IS A GOOD THINGTRUTH 45:SECOND CAN BE BETTER THAN FIRSTTRUTH 46:SOME IDEAS ARE EASIER TO SWALLOWTRUTH 47:SOMETIMES YOU HAVE TO GAMBLE EVERYTHINGTRUTH 48:SUCCESS IS AN S-SHAPED CURVETRUTH 49:THE IDEAL DESIGN IS THE SIMPLEST DESIGNTRUTH 50:THIS IS GOING TO HURTTRUTH 51:UNDERSTAND CHANGE TO MAKE PROGRESSTRUTH 52:WELCOME TO THE INNOVATION FACTORYTRUTH 53:WHAT YOU KNOW CAN HURT YOUTRUTH 54:WHO THE HELL CARES WHERE IT WAS BUILT?TRUTH 55:YOU CANÂ T CONTROL THE WAVES SO LEARN TO SURFREFERENCESACKNOWLEDGEMENTSABOUT THE AUTHOR
Responsibility: Max McKeown.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"This excellent guide to implementing new ideas comprises 55 'truths' to get you thinking about what innovation actually means.- Management Today Three of A Kind (this voted best of it's kind) Nov Read more...

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

Tags

All user tags (2)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Similar Items

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/233787978> # The truth about innovation
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "233787978" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/139905548#Place/harlow> ; # Harlow
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/658.4063/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1047828> ; # Organizational change
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1047852> ; # Organizational effectiveness
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/139905548#Person/mckeown_max> ; # Max McKeown
   schema:datePublished "2008" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/139905548> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The truth about innovation"@en ;
   schema:productID "233787978" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/233787978#PublicationEvent/harlow_prentice_hall_life_2008> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/139905548#Agent/prentice_hall_life> ; # Prentice Hall Life
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780273719120> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA885382> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/233787978> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/139905548#Agent/prentice_hall_life> # Prentice Hall Life
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Prentice Hall Life" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/139905548#Person/mckeown_max> # Max McKeown
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "McKeown" ;
   schema:givenName "Max" ;
   schema:name "Max McKeown" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1047828> # Organizational change
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Organizational change"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1047852> # Organizational effectiveness
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Organizational effectiveness"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780273719120>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0273719122" ;
   schema:isbn "9780273719120" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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