Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-8 of 8 items for:

  • Keywords: plan x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Key Steps to a Start-Up

Don Rose and Cam Patterson

in Research To Revenue: A Practical Guide to University Start-Ups

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469625263
eISBN:
9781469625287
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469625263.003.0004
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

Spinning a company out of the university, based on university scientific research involves a number of key steps: Recognizing the Opportunity Disclosure to the University Filing for IP Protection ... More


Lessons From the Edge: Survival Skills for Starting and Growing a Company

Jana Matthews, Jeff Dennis, and Peter Economy

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195168259
eISBN:
9780199849734
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195168259.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

Entrepreneurs often struggle with many aspects of business: planning and financing company growth, creating a company vision, recruiting, leading, and managing people, as well as personal costs. In ... More


Leadership

Jana Matthews and Jeff Dennis

in Lessons From the Edge: Survival Skills for Starting and Growing a Company

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195168259
eISBN:
9780199849734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195168259.003.0002
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

More often than not, entrepreneurs are more concerned with the innovation of products and selling and distributing these products when starting businesses. The leadership aspect is usually undermined ... More


People

Jana Matthews and Jeff Dennis

in Lessons From the Edge: Survival Skills for Starting and Growing a Company

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195168259
eISBN:
9780199849734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195168259.003.0003
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

Entrepreneurs need to give more attention and emphasis to establishing the organization as this will greatly support the firm's growth. This chapter points out how important it is to hire the right ... More


Finding Additional Financing

Edward B. Roberts

in Entrepreneurs in High Technology: Lessons from MIT and Beyond

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195067040
eISBN:
9780199854837
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195067040.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

Once up and operating, most of the technology-based companies develop, discover and admit to a larger and growing need for funds beyond their initial financing. This chapter investigates the need for ... More


Is Innovation Always Good?

Soete Luc

in Innovation Studies: Evolution and Future Challenges

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199686346
eISBN:
9780191766251
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199686346.003.0006
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, Strategy

Over the years, there has been a widespread tendency in the innovation literature to make the assumption that innovation is always good. Yet as this chapter observes, innovation does not necessarily ... More


Operating on the Problem through Trial and Error

Luis Perez-Breva and Nick Fuhrer

in Innovating: A Doer's Manifesto for Starting from a Hunch, Prototyping Problems, Scaling Up, and Learning to Be Productively Wrong

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780262035354
eISBN:
9780262336680
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262035354.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

Figuring out how to show that your problem is wrong is, in essence, how you work your way through innovating. As you do so, try to imagine the next thing about your innovation prototype that will ... More


Complexity and Strategy

Jean Boulton, Peter Allen, and Cliff Bowman

in Embracing Complexity: Strategic Perspectives for an Age of Turbulence

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780199565252
eISBN:
9780191821943
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199565252.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, Innovation

This chapter explores in some depth the implications of complexity thinking for strategy. It defines what strategy is; how ideas about strategy were developed; the balance between starting inside-out ... More


View: