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Creativity, Innovation & the Operational Excellence Paradox

Reviewer Dr. Pete Hammett, Visiting Professor Article Does being mindful make people more creative at work? The role of creative process engagement and perceived leader humility Journal Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes Summary Creativity and...



Creating Value Through Blockchain Technology

As we navigate a world of constant advancement and disruption, could the phenomenon that is blockchain technology be the next innovation that could truly drive efficiencies—and much more—in the food supply chain? Recently, the Purdue University Center for Food and...



How Data Analytics is Transforming Agriculture

Article How data analytics is transforming agriculture. Pham, X., & Stack, M. Journal Business Horizons, January–February 2018, Volume 61, Issue 1, 125-133 Reviewer Dr. Luciano Castro, Clinical Associate Professor Summary “How Data Analytics is Transforming...



How and When: Responding to Innovation Shock

Article When and how to shift gears: Dynamic trade-offs among adjustment, opportunity, and transaction costs in response to an innovation shock. Bigelow, L., Nickerson, J., & Park, W. Journal Strategic Management Journal, March 2019, Volume 40, 377-407 Reviewer...



Transition Strategy Formulation to Implementation

Article Crossing the Chasm: Leadership nudges to help transition from strategy formulation to strategy implementation. Tawse, A., Partick, V., & Vera, D. Journal Business Horizons, (2019), Volume 62, 249-257 Reviewer Dr. Brady Brewer, Assistant Professor Summary...



Disrupting Your Own Market

Can an easily recognizable brand be a disruptor in its own market? Mantiqueira, the leading Brazilian egg producer with sales around US$ 200 million per year deeply invested in the traditional market, is testing the limits to find out with a vegetable-based egg....



Innovation in services

Article Gualandris, J and Legenvre, H. “Innovation Sourcing Excellence: Three Purchasing Capabilities for Success.” Business Horizons, Volume 61, Issue 1 (January-February 2018) 95-106 Reviewer Dr. Scott Downey, Associate Director and Professor Summary Innovation is...



Essentials for innovation success

Article De Jong, Marc, N. Marston, E. Roth. (2015). “The Eight Essentials of Innovation.” Mckinsey Quarterly. Reviewer Dr. Allan Gray, Executive Director and Professor Summary The authors explore the elements that set successfully innovative companies apart from their...



Differentiating On Service Innovation at BASF

Differentiating On Service Innovation at BASF BASF’s company tagline, “We create chemistry,” represents 150 years of collaboration and innovation. As Neil Bentley, director of marketing for the Crop Protection division of BASF in the United States, sat behind his desk...



Always Innovating

Always Innovating From AgriMarketing Magazine - When doing the weekly shopping, it’s impossible to miss the new products lining the shelves. Customers are often like kids — they get bored with current toys and are always looking for newer, better, super toys. As an...