Best Innovation Books
Innovation is critical for success with intense competition and industry disruption faced by organisations. Corporate innovation should not be the sole responsibility of the R&D department in the organisation. Leaders, managers and employees need to be highly creative and think of new ways to do things.
Learn to be more creative and innovation by reading some of the best innovation books below.
The authors Jeff Dyer, Hal Gregersen, and Clayton Christensen by identifying the winning behaviors of the world’s best innovators–from leaders at Amazon and Apple to those at Google, Tesla, outline five discovery skills that distinguish innovative entrepreneurs: associating, questioning, observing, networking, and experimenting. Through real-world stories, the authors show you how to evaluate and develop your own innovator’s “DNA code,” including advice for how you can use the five skills to generate ideas, collaborate with colleagues to implement them, and sharpen your organization’s competitive edge by building innovation skills into its culture. This innovation advantage will translate into a premium in your company’s stock price–an innovation premium–which is possible only by building the code for innovation right into your organization’s people, processes, and guiding philosophies.
Rethink how your organization creates, delivers, and captures value–or risk becoming irrelevant. If you read nothing else on business model innovation, read these 10 articles. We’ve combed through hundreds of Harvard Business Review articles and selected the most important ones to help you reach new customers and stay ahead of your competitors by reinventing your business model. This book will inspire you to:
- Assess whether your core business model is going strong or running out of gas
- Fend off free and discount entrants to your market
- Reinvigorate growth by adding a second business model
- Adopt the practices of lean startups
- Develop a platform around your key products
- Make business model innovation an ongoing discipline within your organization.
The Invincible Company explains what every organization can learn from the business models of the world’s top innovative companies. The book explains how companies such as Amazon, IKEA, Tesla Motors, Microsoft, Dyson, and Logitech, have been able to create immensely successful businesses and disrupt entire industries. At the core of these successes are not just great products and services, but profitable, innovative business models and the ability to improve existing business models while consistently launching new ones. The Invincible Company presents practical new tools for measuring, managing, and accelerating innovation, and strategies for reducing risk when launching new business models. Serving as a blueprint for your growth strategy, The Invincible Company explains how to constantly stay ahead of your competition.
New tools–such as the Business Model Portfolio Map, Innovation Metrics, Innovation Strategy Framework, and the Culture Map–enable readers to understand how to design invincible companies. A must-read book for business leaders, entrepreneurs, and innovation professionals.
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