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The Role of Global Trends in Innovation

Evaluate behaviors that encourage and support innovation.

Evaluate the behaviors of leaders that encourage and support innovative organizations.

Why it is important for innovation leaders to understand global trends. What is the connection between global trends and the five discovery skills of disruptive innovators?

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From the text the Innovator's DNA, the author mentions how crucial it is for innovators to continue to generate new ideas. This ability is a pertinent cognitive skill used to change the competitive environment. Environmental trends typically arise from five sources: social, economic, technological, competitive, and regulatory forces (Kerin, Hartley, and Rudelius, 2009). Innovators from such companies as Apple and Microsoft are the individuals who tend to think differently than their competitive counterparts. This act is most commonly referred to as thinking "outside of the box."

During Microsoft's recent unveiling of Xbox One, ...

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The role of global trends in innovations are given. The expert evaluates the behaviors of leaders that encourage and support innovative organizations.

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