Designing for Growth
A Design Thinking Toolkit for Managers
Normal Price: $52.95
Your Price: $47.66 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $6.95 per order
You Save: $5.30! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $2.38 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 7-10 days
Designing for Growth by Jeanne Liedtka
Book DescriptionJeanne Liedtka and Tim Ogilvie educate readers in one of the hottest trends in business: "design thinking," or the ability to turn abstract ideas into practical applications for maximal business growth. Liedtka and Ogilvie cover the mind-set, techniques, and vocabulary of design thinking, unpack the mysterious connection between design and growth, and teach managers in a straightforward way how to exploit design's exciting potential. Exemplified by Apple and the success of its elegant products and cultivated by high-profile design firms such as IDEO, design thinking unlocks creative right-brain capabilities to solve a range of problems. This approach has become a necessary component of successful business practice, helping managers turn abstract concepts into everyday tools that grow business while minimizing risk.
Buy Designing for Growth book by Jeanne Liedtka from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780231158381
Classification: Business innovation , Industrial / commercial art & design , Business communication & presentation
Format: Hardback (216mm x 216mm x 23mm)
Imprint: Columbia University Press
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Publish Date: 21-Jun-2011
Country of Publication: United States
You might also like...
Not Invented Here by Ramon Vullings
When Gutenberg was asked how he arrived at the invention of the printing press, he confessed it was as simple as seeing a new connection between two existing products: the wine press and the coin punch.
Winning at Innovation by Fernando Trias De Bes
Innovation is a responsibility normally assigned to R&D departments but this is not enough. Companies need a systematic framework so innovation can occur at different levels of the organization. Trias de Bes and Kotler present a unique, flexible A-F model for innovation for all companies that want to succeed in the global field.
You Only Have To Be Right Once by Randall Lane
In 2007, twenty-one year-old David Karp launched Tumblr on a whim. By 2012, it had become one of the top ten online destinations, drawing 170 million visitors. In 2013, Yahoo acquired it for over $1 billion. Just like that, a kid without a high school diploma was worth over a quarter billion dollars. And he's not the only one...
Corporate Culture in Multinational Companies by Victoria Miroshnik» View more books like these...
This book explores the value component of corporate culture of companies and their relationship with production efficiency and personal values of the employee. The authors combine both qualitative analysis of the experiences of leaders of these organizations and the most advanced quantitative analysis regarding the corporate performances.
Books By Author Jeanne Liedtka
Catalyst, Hardback (September 2011)» View all books by Jeanne Liedtka
This book will help every executive deliver the organic growth that is demanded of them by investors and C-Suite executives. It will help managers at every level unleash the corporate creativity lying dormant with the organization.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Designing for Growth book by Jeanne Liedtka and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Jeanne Liedtka
Jeanne Liedtka is a professor at the Darden Graduate School of Business Administration, University of Virginia. Formerly the executive director of its Batten Institute, a foundation established to develop thought leadership in the fields of entrepreneurship and corporate innovation, she has also served as chief learning officer for the United Technologies Corporation (UTC) and as associate dean of the MBA program at Darden. Tim Ogilvie is CEO of Peer Insight, an innovation strategy consultancy, where he has pioneered contributions to the emerging disciplines of service innovation, customer experience design, and business model exploration. His clients include AARP, Bank of America, Diebold, GE, Hallmark, Hewlett-Packard, Procter & Gamble, Starwood Hotels, and The Hartford.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
© 2003-2015. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.