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1. What environmental factors should be analyzed to transfer a product from a business environment to the home and to the car? What technology breakthroughs moved the telephone from a business tool to a personal, portable necessity? How would you model those S-curves?

2. What role does a government play in fostering innovation? Is it necessary to have the government involved to have innovation? Why or Why not? Is it a good or bad thing that universities are engaging in a greater share of research and development in the United States? Why do you take this position?

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1. What environmental factors should be analyzed to transfer a product from a business environment to the home and to the car? What technology breakthroughs moved the telephone from a business tool to a personal, portable necessity? How would you model those S-curves?

Many factors should be analyzed to transfer a product from a business environment to the home and to the car. One, a company needs to make sure that their suppliers provide the company with high quality goods, so that they are easily assembled with little to no issues at all. This will allow everyone to grasp what needs to get done, and for the operation to run smoothly. Two, the organization needs a strategy and a plan to make sure that no issues arise along the way. When this is in order, then the business has practical steps to take along the way, and are able to supervise everyone in a more effective and efficient manner. Three, the environment needs to become safe both for the employee and the employer. One will become less likely to experience any kind of health problem along the way, and it will prevent the company for having to pay worker's compensation during the healing process. Last, they need to make sure that the transferring of the product is compatible from one environment to the other. For example, if it is a computer or a phone, then they have to decide on whether or not the technical and size of it works from one place to the other. All of these are crucial when developing a new technology product to go from one location to another. In the end, everyone benefits because they are able to take it with them wherever they go, and are able to enjoy the features that ...

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This solution provided environmental factors that are needed to become analyzed from a business environment to the home and to the car; what technology breakthroughs moved the telephone from a business tool to a pesonal, portable necessity; how one would model s-curves; what roles a government plays in fostering innovation; if it is necessary to have the government involved in innovation with much reasoning; if it is good or bad that universities are engaging in a greater share of research in the U.S.

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