Successful innovations need innovation ecosystems
High Definition TVs should be a huge success yet so far they have been an unmitigated failure - a great example of the launch of a high tech product whose supporting ecosystem was not sufficiently mature.
Ron Adner, writing in Match Your Innovation Strategy to Your Innovation Ecosystem, (Harvard Business Review April 2006) argues that even if products are fully market-ready they will fail if the supporting ‘innovation ecosystem’ is not in place.
Bioteams Books Reviews
The rise of the MetaNational: In a new book, From Global to MetaNational, Strategy experts and Insead Professors, Yvez Doz, José Santos and Peter Williamsonargue that the future form of successful global enterprise has now changed from the multinational to the metanational.