There is no correlation between how much a company spends on R&D and its overall financial performance. So what can help a company turn decent ideas into solid products?
By Barry Jaruzelski, John Loehr, and Richard Holman
FORTUNE -- Can companies learn to become better innovators? At a time when economic growth is stagnating in mature economies and slowing in developing ones, and experts far and wide are fretting over the MORENov 13, 2012 11:14 AM ET
There are several underlying issues that make growing your company completely different from everything else you do in your business. But there's hope.
By Jeff DeGraff
(TheMIX) -- The sole purpose of a business is to grow. This can take on many dimensions -- profits, revenues, market share, brand or community influence, just to name a few. The road to growth is very simple. Innovation is required to drive growth. You MORESep 5, 2012 11:22 AM ET
Only about one in three applicants gets into the course, but a new book tells what goes on behind the classroom door, and how it applies to real-world companies. By Anne FisherAnne Fisher, contributor - Apr 4, 2012 10:05 AM ET
"Intrapreneurship" can keep your job and your company interesting and competitive, but it comes with its fair share of obstacles. How to pitch your idea to the powers that be. By Anne FisherFeb 10, 2012 10:45 AM ET
Most of the conventional wisdom about how to generate world-beating business ideas is wrong, says a new book. Which practices belong on the scrap heap? By Anne FisherOct 6, 2011 2:28 PM ET
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