Making Innovation Pay Off

Reynolds, Mike
July 2007
Multichannel News;7/30/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 30, p36
The article highlights the Learning From Failures panel discussion during the CTAM Summit held on July 23, 2007 in Washington which focused on issues on product innovation and investment in the telecommunication industry. Director of North American Cable Strategy at Accenture Asheesh Sassenach presented data which indicate that innovation failed to live up to management's return-on-investment expectations 96 percent of the time.


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