Key Concepts in Managing Intangible Organizations

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Key Concepts in Managing Intangible Organizations
Anneke Zwart, Student (University), Netherlands

Governments, businesses and other institutions recognize the increasing importance of intangibles in the economy. The tangible economy (raw materials, machines and goods that are visible), is shifting towards an intangible one in which success depends on managing knowledge, ideas and services that are not directly visible. What is sometimes overlooked is that approaches and tools to successfully manage the tangible part are quite different from approaches needed to successfully manage the intangible part of organizations.
Adams (2008) describes four key concepts in successful management of intangible organizations:

1. INNOVATION AS STRATEGY: while strategies in tangible organizations can be implemented and executed within a defined market space, the intangible market is characterized by its dynamics, its quick changes within the market. As a result, it is not useful to determine a strategy from the beginning (a so called "Register

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