TITLE

ROCK AND ORE

AUTHOR(S)
Kelly, Helen
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
People Management;1/10/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the application of the concept of intrapreneurship by Nucor, a steel producer in the U.S., and its role in the success of the company. Intrapreneurship involves funding one-off or out-of-the-box innovation and encouraging employees to come up with process or product improvements. Nucor hires the right people and delegates problem-solving and decision-making so far down the line that most of its operating budget rests with the front-line workforce.
ACCESSION #
36159948

 

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