TITLE

The most creative product ever

AUTHOR(S)
Collins, Jim
PUB. DATE
May 1997
SOURCE
Inc.;May97, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p82
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Opinion. Discusses the role of innovation in a business enterprise. The concept that innovation is the most important thing; Examples of companies whose success is dependent on innovation; The idea of social innovation, or the creation of an environment which fosters and accepts innovation; Social innovations including the development of the research and development laboratory by Thomas Edison and the assembly line from Henry Ford.
ACCESSION #
9704271740

 

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