The Innovator's Dilemma: The Revolutionary Book That Will Change the Way You Do Business

By Clayton M. Christensen, Clayton Christensen

"Absolutely brilliant. Clayton Christensen provides an insightful analysis of changing technology and its importance to a company's future success."
--Michael R. Bloomberg

"This book ought to chill any executive who feels bulletproof --and inspire entrepreneurs aiming their guns."

The Innovator's Dilemma is the revolutionary business book that has forever changed corporate America. Based on a truly radical idea--that great companies can fail precisely because they do everything right--this Wall Street Journal, Business Week and New York Times Business bestseller is one of the most provocative and important business books ever written. Entrepreneurs, managers, and CEOs ignore its wisdom and its warnings at their great peril.


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NEWS & OPINION: The Thinkers50

Posted November 22, 2011, 2:41 AM with category of Leadership & Strategy
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STAFF PICKS: Culture and The Innovator's Cookbook

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NEWS & OPINION: Second Acts and our Paperback

Posted August 24, 2011, 8:41 PM with category of Management & Workplace Culture
With weary conviction, F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote near the end of his life that "There are no second acts in American lives. " He gets picked on a lot for that, mostly because it's an easy and somewhat eloquent introduction to the many stories that get written about second acts in American life. Read more


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Publisher Harper Business
Publish date 10/04/2011
Pages 286
ISBN-13 9780062060242
ISBN-10 0062060244
Language English

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