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6/26 Correlations Between Crisis Management and Innovation

April- June 2014 / Learner Papers

Christine Haskell

Christine Haskell

Christine Haskell

Abstract

Corporate leaders focus primarily on growing their businesses. They should also focus on mitigating potential setbacks (crises). Innovation (in its many forms) is a guided exploration of purposeful uncertainty. A company knows they want to grow but are generally unsure how. Customer-centric approaches such as participatory innovation are a recent focus for leaders looking to negotiate this tension. In contrast, crises are problems. They are part of an intricate system of …