International Journal of Innovation Science: Volume 8 Issue 4


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Increasing innovation through engagement: A critical review of an idea stock market and idea management system

Abram L.J. Walton, Brian Glassman, Darrel L. Sandall

This paper aims to investigate the phenomenology behind how an idea stock market created employee engagement of 80 per cent+ within the largest telecom company in Portugal. More…

Micro and small business innovation in a traditional industry

Abel Duarte Alonso, Alessandro Bressan

The purpose of this paper is to explore innovation among micro and small business operators in Italy’s wine industry. Moreover, in adopting the theory of innovation, the study…


Measurement of innovation capability in supply chain: an exploratory study

Faisal Iddris

The purpose of this paper is to explore the development of innovation capability construct measures in the context of supply chain and to objectively identify the key dimensions…


A practical tool for evaluation of innovation outcomes in building projects

Soroush Maghsoudi, Colin Duffield, David Wilson

This paper aims to develop a practical tool to evaluate the outcomes of innovative practices in the building and construction industry.

Innovation enhancement in family business SMEs in Ghana

Samuel Addae-Boateng, Smile Gavua Dzisi

Family businesses are essential for economic growth and development through new business start-ups (entrepreneurship) and growth of existing ones. As competition is fierce, the…

An empirical investigation into innovation drivers and barriers in public sector organisations

Joseph Evans Agolla, Jacobus Burger Van Lill

Innovations provide a vital stimulus for economic growth. Through innovations, public sector organisations (PSOs) need to grow the economy to provide for the needs of their…

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