“The Innovator’s Dilemma”: Insightful Inputs -I
Are you an Entrepreneur? Or, maybe, you are on the path of entrepreneurship. Lots of apprehensions…One apprehension or another keeps you holding back. You need oodles of confidence and faith. WITS Zen helps you enlighten your rigmarole of tough entrepreneurial journey with quotes, passages, anecdotes from books’ passages, entrepreneurs’ stories, etc.
Previously, we have posted many enlightening passages, insightful inputs from the autobiography of ” Steve Jobs” by Walter Isaacson and “The Lean Startup” from Eric Ries.
This time, WITS Zen’s initiative is to post series of insightful inputs and wisdom nuggets from the book “The Innovator’s Dilemma“, by Clayton M. Christensen, who has been awarded with the Thinkers50,the global ranking of business thinkers, which claims him, “The most influential business thinker on earth right now is Clayton Christensen, according to Thinkers 50, a just-released ranking done every two years by the consulting team Crainer Dearlove.”
This seminal book The Innovator’s Dilemma (1997), which first outlined his disruptive innovation frameworks, received the Global Business Book Award for the Best Business Book of the Year in 1997, was a New York Times bestseller, has been translated into over 10 languages, and is sold in over 25 countries.
Insightful Inputs from “The Innovator’s Dilemma”, “…technology…means the process by which an organization transforms labor,capital,materials, and information into products and services of greater value….This concept of technology therefor extends beyond engineering and manufacturing to encompass a range of marketing, investment, and managerial processes. Innovation refers to change in one of these technologies.”
WITS Zen will keep you posted on enriching and enlightening inputs from the book regularly. Watch Out for the next wisdom nuggets…