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IPod vs. Cell Phone: A Mobile Music Resolution? Technology & Innovation Mgt.

I would like to have separate answer for all 3 questions and with appropriate model. What should mobile carriers do now with respect to mobile music? Should they invest heavily, moderately, or not at all in this new market? Put yourself in the shoes of Sprint and Verizon : what approach would you adopt? Thanks

Technology and Innovation Management

I need help with the following questions. What should mobile carriers do now respect to mobile music? Should they invest heavily, moderately, or not at all in this new market? Why? Put yourself in the shoes of Sprint and Verizon: What approach would you adopt?

Ford Strategic Audit

Research the Ford Corporation. Using the guidelines established in Chapter 15 of your text, produce a "Strategic Audit" for the Ford Corporation. As you produce your Strategic Audit, make sure to include all eight sections. IFAS, EFAS, and SFAS tables are to be presented in Excel format, separate from the rest of the assi

Innovation and Creativity

Discuss the role of innovation and creativity as a responsibility of tomorrow's organizational leadership. Please use academic and peer-reviewed journals to support your response.

Business Strategies: Functional Strategies in Missouri

The most popular fishing destination in Missouri isn't what you might think. It is not the gateway arch nor is it Harry Truman's home in Independence. Instead you have to go to the southwest corner of the state to Springfield to the Bass-Pro Shops Outdoor World. Over 4 million visit here annually. Most of them are hunters, fishe

Strategy Implementation

Research Motorola Corporation. 1. Analysis of Strategic Factors Since you are aware that your analysis of strategic factors or SFAS (Strategic Factor Analysis Strategy) is based on IFAS and EFAS tables, and since we will need to understand your choices, you are required to submit the three tables in Excel format in one separ

Information on technology programs

- How does one plan for technology? - What's the nature and utility of the so called Technology S-curve? - Coming to America - no, not the Eddie Murphy movie. How SAP evolved into SAP America? - What's DELPHI methodology as it applies to Strategic Planning for High-Tech Product Development?

Innovations and Learning

- What's a discontinuous innovation and how communities respond to discontinuous innovation? - What's a new product learning cycle, and what's involved in the product learning process? - What might be technology management problems of advanced-technology product companies? - Describe a system approach to strategic planning?

Assessing Innovation

- Analyze how the organizational structure options and choices in the simulation contributed to or detracted from optimum results. Please explain your reasoning. Based on this simulation: Developing the R&D Structure https://ecampus.phoenix.edu/secure/resource/vendors/tata/sims/innovation/innovation_rd_structure_simulation.

Department of Commerce Strategies

1. Given the current economic climate, how does this department enhance the federal government's financial condition? 2. What is the purpose of this department? Explain in detail. 3. What policies are implemented and maintained by this department? 4. Explain in detail how this department is involved in fiscal regiona

Managing Innovation

- What do you perceive as the difference between managing/organizing "for" innovation and simply managing innovation? - What approaches for managing the innovation process have or can worked best? Worst? Please explain.

Success and Innovation

If you could choose between success through stability versus success through failure when building a company's ability to sustain innovation, which would you prefer, and why?

Need for Innovation

- Is innovation critical to an organization's success? Why or why not? - To what extent do culture and value systems impact an organization's ability to achieve competitive advantage through innovation? - What are the possible disruptive factors in the IT industry that you can think of? What opportunities do they present for i

Business Management Questions

#1 What are the pros and cons of internal innovation versus acquiring core competencies to a firm? #2 Are there any risks involved in NOT tracking global competition to a company? Explain. #3 How does a strategic leader develop and articulate a compelling vision? Use examples from your CEO or research some industry lea

What is Procter & Gamble's corporate strategy?

What is Procter & Gamble's corporate strategy? Do the company's businesses seem to be related or unrelated? Are Gillette's businesses closely related to Procter & Gamble's businesses? How will a merger with Gillette provide a 1 + 1 = 3 effect for Procter & Gamble?

Diffusion of Innovation: The Smart Car & E-Books

An "innovation" is perceived to be any "new" product. One crucial issue to marketers is whether or not a new product will be bought (and repurchased) by consumers, and what factors about the "innovation" (or new product) will affect that behavior? Are there actions that marketers can take in advance of the introduction of this

Strategy Formulation and Implementation

1. How do you know you are effectively achieving your chosen strategy? What metrics can be used to measure success? Include both qualitative and quantitative measures in your response. Explain your rational. 2. Against what criteria should one assess risk in the development of a strategic plan? Explain your rational.

Organizational Effectiveness

Propose a model of organizational culture, structure, processes, and controls to best foster a disciplined, bottom-line-focused organization with the balance to assure innovation and discovery. Please suggest a proposed model and reasons why it is believed to be an effective approach to the balance between discipline and innova

Strategy Formulation

The managers of your company are deciding whether to develop a brand new product not yet seen in the marketplace or a version of a competitor's product that has already been launched into the marketplace. Management has called a meeting to discuss which way to go. They want to know if they should follow the "first-mover" or

Fostering, Enhancing and Encouraging Creativity & Innovation

Identify 5-10 websites which discuss ways in which creativity and/or innovation can be fostered, enhanced, and encouraged on the job. Summarize: A statement of the problem. An overview of your approach and task. An identification and review of each of the websites, what they offer, and how the information can be used

Side by Side Leadership

Develop a model or strategy for effective leadership in the 21st century. Use ideas from "Side by Side leadership - Achieving outstanding results together" by Dennis Romig.

This job emphasizes the importance of innovation and transformation in history.

1. According to Murray, what factors contribute to successful innovation? Unsuccessful innovation? 2. What can we learn from the lessons of past innovations and apply to today? 3. What historical fallacies have been introduced into the transformation debate? 4. How can history be properly used in the transformation dia

Innovation in Small and Large Companies

Do you think a large or small organization is more innovative? Compare and contrast innovation in a large organization with adequate resources to a small organization with limited resources.