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    • The Wide Lens

    • A New Strategy for Innovation
    • By: Ron Adner
    • Narrated by: Walter Dixon
    • Length: 6 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
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    How can great companies do everything right - identify real customer needs, deliver excellent innovations, beat their competitors to market - and still fail? The sad truth is that many companies fail because they focus too intensely on their own innovations, and then neglect the innovation ecosystems on which their success depends. In our increasingly interdependent world, winning requires more than just delivering on your own promises. It means ensuring that a host of partners - some visible, some hidden - deliver on their promises, too.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very insightful on big picture innovation

    • By Michael on 01-05-18

    Regular price: $22.04

    • Right Tech, Wrong Time

    • By: Ron Adner, Rahul Kapoor
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 23 mins
    • Unabridged
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    For the past 30 years, "creative destruction" has been a source of fascination at top-tier business schools and in magazines like this one. The almost obsessive interest in this topic is unsurprising, given the ever-changing, never-ending list of transformative threats - which today include the internet of things, 3-D printing, cloud computing, personalized medicine, alternative energy, and virtual reality.

    Regular price: $3.95