Creativity and Innovation: towards a European Network: Report of the First European Conference on Creativity and Innovation, 'Network in Action', organized by the Netherlands Organization for Applied Scientific Research TNO Delft, The Netherlands, 13-16 D / Edition 1

Hardcover (Print)
Buy New
Buy New from BN.com
$215.20
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $49.78
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 81%)
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (5) from $49.78   
  • New (2) from $150.01   
  • Used (3) from $49.78   

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9789024737970
  • Publisher: Springer Netherlands
  • Publication date: 9/30/1988
  • Edition description: 1988
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 295
  • Product dimensions: 6.98 (w) x 8.94 (h) x 0.89 (d)

Table of Contents

Climates for Creativity and Innovation.- “Climates for Creativity and Innovation: building a context for meaning”, summary of theme discussion.- Implementation of innovation: a case study from the food industry.- Improving corporate climates for creativity; learning from four interventions.- Generation of ideas by managers in Germany, Switzerland and Austria.- Modelling firms as communicators with and interpreters of foreign business environments.- Company creativity and innovation.- A new model for creativity.- “Creativity and innovation: an industrial R&D managers’ perspective”, (no paper available).- Some guidelines, constraints and ideas.- “Climate and conditions for creativity and innovation”, (no paper available).- “‘Trainer/meter’ for improving the innovative ability of an organization, an idea being developed in Finland”, (no paper available).- Managing creativity in organizations — why does it fail.- Structured Innovation Approaches.- “Structured Innovation Approaches”, summary of theme discussion.- “Findings from an emperical study about successful innovations”, (no paper available).- Innovation and vision.- The role of normative information in innovation management.- Innovation can be learned — some issues in designing a large scale Norwegian Innovation Program (N.I.P.).- The arduous process of technical innovation — a technician’s view.- “Making product development more creative”, (no paper available).- Implementing innovation; teaching the process for implementation within organizations.- Innovation management consulting — a Philips case.- Organizing innovation in emerging technologies.- Innovation in work design.- ‘Inno-weak’: using an organization’s weakness as a spring-board for innovation.- Systematic search for search of product ideas.- Criteria for market-oriented product development.- Structured innovation through continuous interaction between the user, intermediaries and the manufacturer.- Looking for ideas in a consumer market.- Problem-Solving and Creativity Techniques.- “Problem-Solving and Creativity Techniques”, summary of theme discussion.- Concept-building; a new method to ‘make ideas work’.- “Breakthrough; getting better ideas”, (no paper available).- Practical ways of stimulating the brain in problem-solving processes.- “Operationalizing results from market research through creative problem-solving”, (no paper available).- Creative product scale: applications in product improvement.- Vision Building and Imagery.- “Vision Building and Imagery”, summary of theme discussion.- “Mental rehearsal for peak performance”, (no paper available).- Personal vision building.- “Let’s share some experiences on organisational visioning”, (no paper available).- “Strategic visioning”, (no paper available).- The role of Computers, Simulations & Games.- “The role of Computers, Simulations & Games”, summary of theme discussion.- Awareness game on innovation processes.- Development of morphological solutions using a personal computer program.- “R&D Marketing Interface Simulation”, (no paper available).- Starcatcher, a selection tool.- Computers and creativity: a case study.- Creative People.- “Creative People”, summary of theme discussion.- The third dimension of leadership — change centered.- Creativity in Teyler.- How to combine management roles and creativity.- Measuring barriers to creativity.- Educating for Creativity.- “Educating for Creativity”, summary of theme discussion.- Creative education; using project work in university training.- Effects of Creative Problem-Solving training on communication behaviours in small groups.- “Enhancing creativity through communication assertiveness training”, (no paper available).- Concepts of Creativity.- Entrepreneurship Education: How can we deal with creativity?.- Stimulating creativity and innovations by methodical design.- Organizational Creativity: another approach.- A curriculum for a European course on creativity and innovation.- Thinking patterns: origins and survival value.- “Teaching and education in creativity”, (no paper available).

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)