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    • Alignment of internal and external business & innovation domains 

      Katz, Bernard (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2017-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The concept of strategic alignment, the “golden thread”, lies at the heart of this research. The idea that all available resources are simultaneously attracted by the magnetic pull of a company’s ...

    • A business model innovation framework for capturing white space opportunities 

      Kuhn, J. Wouter (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2018-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Business models and business model innovation (BMI) have been receiving increasing attention in recent years, from both academics and practitioners. BMI is crucial for any business to stay competitively ...

    • Enhancing innovation capability maturity through knowledge conversion 

      Esterhuizen, D.; Schutte, C. S. L.; Du Toit, A. S. A. (AOSIS Publishing, 2011-12)
      Purpose: This research was aimed at investigating organisational support by means of knowledge conversion processes toward maturity growth in innovation capability areas. Problem investigated: No formal guidelines exist ...

    • Exploring innovation for inclusive development dynamics from an innovation systems perspective 

      Van der Merwe, Edward (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2018-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Food security is still a pervasive problem, nowhere more so than in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). Industrial crop (IC) expansion has been at the centre of a debate as to whether ICs are assisting or hindering ...

    • Towards a flexible innovation process model assuring quality and customer needs 

      Louw, L.; Schutte, C. S. L.; Seidel, C.; Imser, C. (Southern African Institute for Industrial Engineering, 2018)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Successful innovation projects require an adequate innovation management capability in organisations. This means a sufficiently rigorous, continuous, and goal-oriented management of innovation processes. ...

    • Utilizing formal innovation models to support and guide industry innovation projects 

      Van Zyl, H.; Du Preez, N. D.; Schutte, C. (Southern African Institute for Industrial Engineerg, 2007)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The high failure rate of innovation projects indicates that many companies are not getting the full benefit from their innovation projects [1], [2]. A research project was carried out during 2005 that ...