Citations with the tag: INNOVATIONS in business
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- Sound advice from operators, educators at MUFSO conference.
Allen, Robin Lee // Nation's Restaurant News; 10/24/2011, Vol. 45 Issue 22, p58
The article presents quotes from Sally Smith, president of Buffalo Wild Wing citing the need to listen to customers, Scott Bergren, chief executive of Pizza Hut U.S. emphasizing the significance of improvement, and Jason Boso, founder of Twisted Root Burger Co. stating the essence of innovation.
- The iPhone Didn't Just Invent Itself.
Kinkead, Devon // American Banker; 10/18/2012, Vol. 177 Issue 161, p10
The author, chief executive officer (CEO) of Micronotes, discusses how his digital marketing company is a leader in innovative capabilities and offers advice to bankers on innovation.
- How To Build A Culture That Promotes Collaboration, Innovation.
Kinkead, Devon // AirGuide Business; 2/22/2010, p2
The article discusses several suggestions on how to create a collaborative innovation culture in the workplace such as encouraging people to ask questions.
- FAST COMPANY 50.
Greathouse, Mark // Fast Company; May2009, Issue 135, p13
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Fast Company 50: The World's Most Innovative Companies," that appeared in the March 2009 issue.
- MOST INNOVATIVE COMPANIES.
Greathouse, Mark // Fast Company; Mar2011, Issue 153, p10
An index is presented of the companies identified as innovative within the March 1, 2011 issue of "Fast Company" magazine.
- And the Winner Is... Apple!
Safian, Robert // Fast Company; Mar2011, Issue 153, p17
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses the issue's theme, which is the annual list of most innovative companies, topped by computer firm Apple Inc.
- By The Numbers.
Jusko, Jill // Industry Week/IW; Oct2008, Vol. 257 Issue 10, p62
The article presents statistics on the metrics used by companies to determine the success of innovation which was conducted by Boston Consulting Group during their annual global survey of innovation.
- WANT TO DEMAND PREMIUM PRICES? THEN INNOVATE.
Jusko, Jill // Advertising Age; 1/10/2011, Vol. 82 Issue 2, p12
The author offers opinions on pricing, arguing that the only means by which businesses such as advertising agencies can convince customers to pay higher prices as the economy improves is to offer innovative goods and services.
- PepsiCo outlines innovation strategy, Power of One advantages.
Jusko, Jill // Beverage Industry; Apr2010, Vol. 101 Issue 4, p8
The article offers information on the plan of PepsiCo Inc. to overhaul its Gatorade line and increase innovation of its natural zero-calorie sweeteners, and on its Power of One Strategy which is grounded in consumer research and dialogue.
- 2012 Icon Honors Goes For More 'Wow'.
Jusko, Jill // Gifts & Decorative Accessories; Nov2011, Vol. 112 Issue 9, p16
The article offers information on the 2012 Icon Honors created by AmericasMart that recognizes innovation and accomplishment in the gift and home industry, to be held in Atlanta on July 14, 2012.
- New York Store-ies.
Jusko, Jill // JCK; Jun2010, Vol. 181 Issue 6, p87
Photographs of various displays and marketing ideas from several jewelry stores in New York City are presented including Aaron Basha, Michael C. Fina and Once Upon a Time Antiques.
- Mit Releases List Of 50 Most Innovative Companies.
Jusko, Jill // AirGuide Online.com; 3/8/2010, p2
The article reports on the list of 50 most innovative companies released by the MIT Technology Review in the U.S. including eSolar Inc., Tesla Motors Inc. and Solyndra Inc.
- IT'S TIME OUR INDUSTRY OPENED THE DOOR.
Jusko, Jill // B&T Magazine; 3/2/2012, Vol. 62 Issue 2761, p12
The author comments on the failure of the established businesses in Australia to innovate or respond to the challenge of entrepreneurs innovating around them.
- Advancements keep the industry strong.
Fetteroll, Steve // Wire Journal International; Dec2011, Vol. 44 Issue 12, p6
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses an innovation for advancing the wire and cable industry in the U.S.
- NORTECH INNOVATION AWARDS.
Fetteroll, Steve // Crain's Cleveland Business; 3/5/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 10, p0015
The article offers information on the NorTech Innovation Awards ceremony which highlights breakthroughs that have or demonstrate the ability to positively impact industries in Ohio through growth to take place at LaCentre Conference and Banquet Facility in Westlake, Ohio on March 22, 2012.
- ABOUT THE JUDGES.
Fetteroll, Steve // Crain's Cleveland Business; 3/5/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 10, p0015
The article lists the judges for the NorTech Innovation Awards in Ohio on March 22, 2012 which include Aspen Growth Strategies chief executive officer (CEO) Sarah Coffin, Blue Spark Technologies CEO and president John Gannon, and University of Akron associate dean Ajay Mahajan.
- WHY INNOVATION MAY NOT BE THE ANSWER.
DRYBURGH, ALASTAIR // Management Today; Jun2012, p16
The author reflects on why innovations in business may not be the answer to problems and uses semiconductor company Intel's procrastination in shifting from computer memory to the microprocessor manufacture in the 1980s as an example to show that companies need to free themselves from old ideas...
- For some engineers there are no barriers.
Raleigh, Patrick // Process Engineering; Jul/Aug2012, Vol. 93 Issue 4, p5
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including barriers to innovation, lack of a common standard for industrial wireless, and compressors.
- Innovative People Would Be 'Infrastructure' of IDEA District.
Hirsh, Lou // San Diego Business Journal; 9/3/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 36, p9
The article offers the insights of David Malmuth, partners at I.D.E.A. Partners on the significance of fostering innovations in San Diego County, California which he considered as capitalizing on the local and existing talents in the county.
- Creating a New Culture for a 'New World'.
Barua, Poonam // San Diego Business Journal; 9/10/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 37, p47
The author discusses the future marketplace which is more diverse, more sensitive to speed, and requires more flexibility than the present marketplace, wherein the key to success are competitive skills that focus on traits including innovation, flexibility and imagination.
- General Mills HR leader: Innovation starts with input.
Kenyon, Tim // Corridor Business Journal; 1/18/2010, Vol. 6 Issue 26, p4
Information about the presentation done by Brad Taylor, human resource leader of the General Mills corporate innovation/research design group at Mount Mercy College in Iowa, regarding the importance of innovation in business is presented.
- Develop new ideas and invigorate the category.
Bray, Ian // Morning Advertiser; 11/1/2012, Issue 77, p44
The author discusses the need to develop new innovations and categories by cask-ale industry in Great Britain.
- Get beyond the same and back into the game.
Epperson, Jerry // Furniture/Today; 11/26/2012, Vol. 37 Issue 13, p20
In this article, the author discusses the need of change and innovation in the furniture industry.
- We were promised jetpacks.
Epperson, Jerry // Baking Management; Sep2011, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p3
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses the 2011 Innovation Awards for baking industry.
Skulski, Przemyslaw // Research Papers of the Wroclaw University of Economics / Prace N; 2012, Issue 257, p7
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including correlations between innovation and economic development, innovation policy in Japan, China and South Korea, and Asian economies.
- Why Customers Matter: 3 Reasons to Put Them Front and Center in Your Innovation Process.
Skulski, Przemyslaw // Customers First; Apr2010, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p6
The article provides reasons regarding the importance of customers in corporate innovation process because customers pay the company's innovation, customers boost corporate's research and development efficiency, and companies can pre-sell new products to customers.
- 5 Degrees of Dealer Innovation Determine what strategy works best for your dealership.
Finlay, Steve // Ward's Dealer Business; Mar2011, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p24
The article focuses on the importance of Internet and advanced technology in improving the automobile dealership in the U.S.
- This Week's News: How To Build A Culture That Promotes Collaboration, Innovation.
Finlay, Steve // AirGuide Business; 2/15/2010, p1
The article presents the insights of Mark Atkins, chief executive officer (CEO) of Invention Machine, on how to develop culture that promotes collaboration and innovation.
- Micro-room Inspired By Womb.
Finlay, Steve // CruiseGuide; 3/15/2010, p1
The article reports that design firm Dream and Fly was inspired by the concept of a womb, in which it has come up with a concept for a micro-hotel room for places like airports, international fairs or sea ports.
- Innovation is key to surviving recession.
Finlay, Steve // Horticulture Week; 9/2/2011, p17
The article offers the author's insights regarding the importance of innovation in the business of horticulture to survive recession in Great Britain.
- Marketing's new life skills.
Walmsley, Andrew // Marketing (00253650); 3/16/2011, p12
The article focuses on the need for marketers to develop their digital skills to be able to boost the return on investment in Great Britain.
- Where is Bankruptcy's Next Innovation?
Gargotta, Craig // Federal Lawyer; Jan/Feb2013, Vol. 60 Issue 1, p64
The article presents an answer to a question on bankruptcy's next innovation.
- Making switching work.
Shamash, Mike // Utility Week; 5/18/2012, p9
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "The Switch Story Is Too Simplistic" in the April 6, 2012 issue.
- Making innovation our real focus will help agencies thrive.
Cridge, Mark // Campaign (UK); 4/8/2011, Issue 14, p26
In this article the author discusses the importance of making innovation as the central focus for helping organizations to drive everything that they want to execute.
- MY SECRET WORK WEAPON.
Davies, Paul // Marketing (00253650); 5/16/2012, p50
Microsoft marketing executive Paul Davies explains his belief that taking personal risks and rewarding innovation have helped him become successful in the marketing industry.
- GM Business in Need of a Jolt.
Davies, Paul // MMR; 7/23/2012, Vol. 29 Issue 11, p19
The article offers information on the general merchandise (GM), a prime candidate of innovation, wherein suppliers are working with retailers to boost the sales of the business.
- A new year, a new leader.
Davies, Paul // Executive Leadership; Jan2011, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p4
The article presents resolutions for 2011 which include spending more time with important people such as customers, increasing innovation efforts, and learning new ideas, adapted from the article " Innovation Resolutions."
- WHAT I'VE LEARNED.
Safian, Robert // Fast Company; Dec2012/Jan2013, Issue 171, p14
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses the theme of the issue, lessons from both young and old business leaders for operating in an environment of rapid change.
- MAGAZINES .
Colford, Michael // Library Journal; 3/15/2001, Vol. 126 Issue 5, p113
Presents reviews of various periodicals and magazines. 'WeMedia Lifestyle Magazine'; 'Philanthropy'; 'Blue'; 'Technology Review: MIT's Magazine of Innovation'; 'Darwin: Business Evolving in the Information Age.'
- Business Innovation in the Middle East.
Salti, Soraya // Solutions: For a Sustainable & Desirable Future; Jan/Feb2010, Vol. 1 Issue 1, p24
The article presents the author's views on business innovation in the Middle East. He discusses the Junior Achievement (JA) program launched in Amman, Jordan by Save the Children organization in 1999, which has since then expanded its presence to 11 Arab countries. Under the program, students...
- IF I'VE LEARNT ONE THING.
Salti, Soraya // Director (00123242); Feb2011, Vol. 64 Issue 6, p10
The article emphasizes the importance of innovation, according to Tim Badham, founder of concierge service Innerplace.
- Stuck in a Rut?.
Salti, Soraya // California CPA; May2012, Vol. 80 Issue 9, p10
The article discusses survey findings where one-third of chief financial officers (CFOs) believe that the great barrier to a more innovative company is the lack of new ideas while 24% believe it is excessive bureaucracy and 20% cited daily tasks or fixing company problems.
- PLANS Topic:369 Small Business Competition "Innovate Illinois".
Ragland, Vincent // Chicago Citizen - South End Edition; 9/15/2010, Vol. 43 Issue 32, p5
The article offers information on the statewide entrepreneurial competition called Innovate Illinois by the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) where high growth businesses have the opportunity to be named as the most innovative company.
- Sharing ideas.
Pla, Ruth Le // New Zealand Management; Aug2012, Vol. 59 Issue 7, p1
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses topics including the issue's focus on public sector innovation, a series of breakfasts organized by the journal for chief executive officers (CEOs), and her experiences traveling in Beijing, China.
- AI++: Innovations in AI through the Lens of Australia and New Zealand.
Lee, Sallie; O'Brien, Dayle // AI Practitioner; May2011, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p4
Welcome from Sallie and Dayle to the May 2011 issue. There is such a proliferation of interest in AI and strengths-based approaches in the two countries that the twelve articles contained here provide only a small taste, but a rich one. Our hope is that this issue will shine a light on the...
- How to: manage change.
Lee, Sallie; O'Brien, Dayle // Caterer & Hotelkeeper; 9/24/2010, Vol. 200 Issue 4646, p42
The article offers information on skills that managers need to manage change in their business.
- Looking to Be More Innovative?
Ketter, Paula // T+D; Jul2012, Vol. 66 Issue 7, p10
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses an article by Chris Grams, concerning innovation from within and outside an organization, that is contained in the issue.
- Materials and Manufacturing Launchpad.
Ketter, Paula // Operations Management (1755-1501); Feb2013, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p7
The article offers information on the Materials and Manufacturing Launchpad competition which aims to support innovations in business in Daresbury and Runcorn in England.
- EDITOR'S NOTE.
Mollman, Steve // MinnesotaBusiness; Jan2013, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p1
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses several articles within the issue on the topics including redesign of the magazine, innovative approaches and business skills for a successful business, and a business program called Minnesota Business Gives.
- Parcel firms must adapt.
Bourke, Joanna // Motor Transport; 4/26/2010, p4
The article reports on the need of parcel carriers to develop innovative services to survive in a fiercely competitive sector, according to industry experts gathered at Mail and Express Delivery Show in Great Britain.