TITLE

INNOVATION RULES!

AUTHOR(S)
Burns, Stephanie; O'Driscoll, Cath
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;7/31/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 30, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article offers an opinion on the role of employees in advancing innovation in their companies. The author is encouraged to know that several companies understand that everyone in their organization has a role in innovation. She believes that if every level of a company is empowered to innovate in its own way, new customer problems will be solved and the company's productivity will improve.
ACCESSION #
21958026

 

Related Articles

  • Efficiency and productivity analyses of Indonesian manufacturing industries. Margono, Heru; Sharma, Subhash C. // Journal of Asian Economics;Dec2006, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p979 

    Abstract: This study estimates the technical efficiencies and total factor productivity (TFP) growths in food, textile, chemical and metal products industries from 1993 to 2000 in Indonesia by using the stochastic frontier model. Furthermore, the determinants of inefficiency are also analyzed...

  • A New Model for Workplace Development in Finland. Rethinking Employee Participation and the Quality of Working Life in the Context of Broad-based Innovation Policy. Alasoini, Tuomo // International Journal of Action Research;2012, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p245 

    This article considers possibilities and challenges included in the attachment of workplace development as a part of innovation policy. The example used here is Finland, which has carried out a determined innovation policy for a long time and where the government and labour market organisations...

  • Bank Employment in the World's Largest Banks: An Update. Sang-Rim Choi; Tschoegl, Andrian E. // Journal of Money, Credit & Banking (Ohio State University Press);Aug84, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p359 

    This article provides information on employment in the world's largest banks. The author notes that this study replicates and updates earlier ones that were conducted at the start of the 1970s. The findings indicate that productivity has increased among the world's largest banks and that the...

  • Productividad y tecnología: enemigos íntimos. NOVARESE, CARINA // IEEM Revista de Negocios;feb2015, p46 

    No abstract available.

  • Managing the Downturn: Now is the Time for Excellence in Operations. Okely, Andrew // Engineering & Mining Journal (00958948);Mar2009, Vol. 210 Issue 2, p54 

    The article offers information on techniques in maximizing productivity while minimizing investments in mining companies amidst the global financial crisis. One technique is to ensure that wear parts of mining machineries are employed with the latest technology. It suggests that a mining company...

  • Making the most of digital. Hayes, Rod // Printing World;6/2/2005, Vol. 290 Issue 9, p26 

    Focuses on the decision of Creative Display to enable Inca Eagle printers to improve its service and widen choice for its clients in Bradford, England. Contention of managing director John Charman on the importance of best equipment and well-trained staff in obtaining industrial efficiency and...

  • Efficiency and Electronics. Raney, Chris // Paperboard Packaging;Aug2009, Vol. 94 Issue 3, p4 

    The article focuses on the effects of technological innovations and electronics designed for production efficiency. The author mentioned the Bobst machine control's CUBE unit, wherein the system reduce makeready times, quicken production, improve performance and consistency and assist with...

  • Nonparametric Estimates of the Components of Productivity and Profitability Change in U.S. Agriculture. O'Donnell, Christopher J. // American Journal of Agricultural Economics;Jul2012, Vol. 94 Issue 4, p873 

    Recent theoretical advances in total factor productivity (TFP) measurement mean that TFP indexes can now be exhaustively decomposed into unambiguous measures of technical change and efficiency change. To date, all applications of this new methodology have involved decomposing indexes that have...

  • Lambda tunina method.  // Plant Engineering;Mar2009, Vol. 63 Issue 3, p30 

    The article focuses on the Lambda tuning method. It is noted that Lambda defines a control loop's closed-loop response which is determined by performing open-loop step tests to identify the process dynamics and simple equations are being applied that determine the controller tuning to produce...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics