3 Types (Levels) of Innovation Leaders

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Jaap de Jonge
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🔥NEW Each phase in leading and structuring an innovative firm has its own challenges. From founding an entrepreneurial firm to leading a start-up to managing the firm through its various growth phases. Organizing and leading innovation in a LARGE firm is at least equally challenging. Itís particularly important and hard to achieve a proper balance between the needs for creativity and for control: - CREATIVITY to empower the scarce entrepreneurial forces and talent; - CONTROL to establish the required internal controls and avoid chaos. Professor Ancona et al. are doing research at MIT Sloan on organizational excellence in innovation in large firms. In a recent article, they mention that establishing multidisciplinary teams and a bottom-up spirit of experimentation are well-known ingredients, but they focus on what types of innovation leaders are needed in such agile enterprises. Ancona c.s. found that large, agile organizations typically seem to have 3 types of innovation leaders: (...) Read more? Sign up for free

  David Wilson
Manager, Canada

Innovation and Leadership

The three types of innovation leaders are quite in (...)

  Victor Manuel Meneses Torres
Consultant, Mexico

Innovation Leaders Challenge the Status Quo

Innovation leaders are absolutely neccesary for or (...)


Visionary Leadership in Innovation

The three types of innovation leaders are necessar (...)

  Jaap de Jonge
Editor, Netherlands

Innovation Threatens the Status Quo

@David Wilson: What exactly do you mean with power (...)

  David Wilson
Manager, Canada

Power-Yielders and Power-Wielders

@Jaap de Jonge: Visionary leaders are often charis (...)

  Peter Cristea
Manager, Switzerland

Leadership Requirements for Successful Innovation

I agree with these types of innovation leaders, bu (...)

  Jaap de Jonge
Editor, Netherlands

Top Level Leadership Support for Major Innovation Efforts

@Peter Cristea: I agree and my experience is the s (...)

  R J Lozada
Management Consultant, Venezuela

Creativiy and Innovation in All

Innovation leadership is a great model to use in f (...)

  Jaap de Jonge
Editor, Netherlands

3 Managerial Levels and Three-Skill Approach (Katz)

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  Mrs.Sayran Ghafuri
Coach, Iraq

3 Types (Levels) of Innovation Leaders

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