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    • HBR's 10 Must Reads on Innovation

    • By: Harvard Business Review, Peter Ferdinand Drucker, Clayton M. Christensen, and others
    • Narrated by: Susan Larkin, Bryan Brendle
    • Length: 6 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 84
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    If you listen to nothing else on inspiring and executing innovation, listen to these 10 articles. We've combed through hundreds of articles in the Harvard Business Review archive and selected the most important ones to help you innovate effectively.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent for corporate America, ok for startups

    • By Shannon K. Holt on 03-07-16

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Three-Box Solution

    • A Strategy for Leading Innovation
    • By: Vijay Govindarajan
    • Narrated by: Jack Garrett
    • Length: 7 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
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    Leaders already know that innovation calls for a different set of activities, skills, methods, metrics, mind-sets, and leadership approaches. And it is well understood that creating a new business and optimizing an already existing one are two fundamentally different management challenges. The real problem for leaders is doing both simultaneously. How do you meet the performance requirements of the existing business-one that is still thriving-while dramatically reinventing it?

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Buy the book, not the audio book

    • By Amazon Customer on 02-06-18

    Regular price: $20.99

    • HBR's 10 Must Reads 2017

    • The Definitive Management Ideas of the Year from Harvard Business Review
    • By: Harvard Business Review, Clayton M. Christensen, Adam Grant, and others
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Yen
    • Length: 5 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 54
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    A year's worth of management wisdom, all in one place. We've reviewed the ideas, insights, and best practices from the past year of Harvard Business Review to keep you up to date on the most cutting-edge, influential thinking driving business today.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A cornucopia of current and relevant ideas...

    • By MMH Toronto on 06-29-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Engineering Reverse Innovations

    • By: Amos Winter, Vijay Govindarajan
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 31 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Slowly but steadily, it’s dawning on Western multinationals that it may be a good idea to design products and services in developing economies and, after adding some global tweaks, export them to developed countries.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • How Stella Saved the Farm

    • A Tale About Making Innovation Happen
    • By: Vijay Govindarajan, Chris Trimble
    • Narrated by: Ari Fliakos
    • Length: 2 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 72
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 65
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      4 out of 5 stars 66

    How Stella Saved the Farm is a simple parable about making innovation happen. Written by the authors of the New York Times best-selling Reverse Innovation: Create Far from Home, Win Everywhere, Vijay Govindarajan and Chris Trimble, the story resonates in organizations of all types - public sector, private sector, and social sector, from mammoth corporations to small organizations employing just a few dozen people.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • innovation truths in a silly package

    • By DS on 03-18-13

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Planned Opportunism

    • By: Vijay Govindarajan
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 23 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In the first few years of the new millennium, at the height of the boom in the off shore call-center business, Tata Consultancy Services, the Indian technology-services giant, made the counterintuitive decision to divest its call-center operations.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Beyond the Idea

    • How to Execute Innovation in Any Organization
    • By: Vijay Govindarajan, Chris Trimble
    • Narrated by: Kaleo Griffith
    • Length: 3 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 18
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      4 out of 5 stars 15

    Companies stumble when they imagine that innovation is mostly about ideas. The reality is that ideas are only beginnings. Indeed, even a company with the world’s best idea still faces a devilish challenge: it must build the business of tomorrow without endangering the business of today. Beyond the Idea is an essential book for any business that recognizes that innovation always has been, and always will be, the key to long term growth and vitality.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Not good as an audio book.

    • By donny epp on 11-01-13

    Regular price: $14.16

    • Reverse Innovation

    • Create Far from Home, Win Everywhere
    • By: Vijay Govindarajan, Chris Trimble
    • Narrated by: Phil Dubois
    • Length: 7 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 13
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      4 out of 5 stars 11

    The gap between rich nations and emerging economies is closing. As a result, the global dynamics of innovation are changing. No longer will innovations traverse the globe in only one direction, from developed nations to developing ones. They will also flow in reverse. Authors Vijay Govindarajan and Chris Trimble, of the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, explain where, when, and why reverse innovation is on the rise, and why the implications are so profound — for nations, for companies, and for individuals.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Localization means fit

    • By Ehud Shavit on 05-04-15

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Vijay Govindarajan on the Three Box Solution

    • By: Vijay Govindarajan
    • Narrated by: Dave Summers
    • Length: 15 mins
    • Original Recording
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    If you want to succeed in the future, you have to put down roots now. Vijay Govindarajan, author of The Three Box Solution, joins us to talk about the three key steps you need to take to succeed, and which of those steps you're probably overlooking.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great summary of the book! <br />

    • By Collin on 05-10-18

    Regular price: $0.99

    • How GE is Disrupting Itself (Harvard Business Review)

    • By: Jeffrey R. Immelt, Vijay Govindarajan, Chris Trimble
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 32 mins
    • Unabridged
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      3 out of 5 stars 8
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    Jeffrey R. Immelt, the Chairman and CEO of General Electric, Vijay Govindarajan, a professor at Darthmouth and chief innovation consultant at GE, and Chris Trimble, a professor at Dartmouth and consultant to GE, report on how GE is using reverse innovation in order to survive and prosper in the next decade.

    Regular price: $1.95

    • How Stella Saved the Farm

    • By: Vijay Govindarajan, Chris Trimble
    • Narrated by: Ari Fliakos
    • Length: 2 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A simple, charming business parable about managing change, and making innovation happen. Inspired by George Orwell's Animal Farm and the international bestseller Our Iceberg is Melting, How Stella Saved the Farm is a simple parable about embracing change and managing innovation in difficult times. Bankruptcy, or the grim prospect of being acquired by a hostile human competitor, threatens Windsor Farm.

    Regular price: $13.85