• The definition and development of open innovation models to assist the innovation process 

      Marais, Stephan (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Organisations are continuously striving to attain and maintain a competitive advantage over their peers. The innovation process provides an excellent vehicle for driving this sustained quest for compe ...
    • Improbable circumstances strategic framework 

      Kennon, Denzil (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2010-03)
      ENGLISH SUMMARY: The research documents the development of a conceptual framework, the improbable circumstances strategic (ICS) framework, which guides organisations in the preparation for improbable circumstances. Four ...
    • Innovation models and the front-end of product innovation 

      Van Zyl, Hillet (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2006-12)
      This thesis explores the innovation survival issue. As role players in an increasingly global marketplace, businesses acknowledge that regular and constant innovation is the key to remaining competitive. In other words, ...