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  • Technologie, Strategie und Organisationby Wolfgang Burr; Michael Stephan

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 45.74

    Die 19 Beiträge in dem Herausgeberband analysieren die Zusammenhänge zwischen Innovation und Globalisierung sowie die Chancen und Potenziale dieser beiden Megatrends für Unternehmen. Sie zeigen auf, welche Geschäftsmodelle, Organisations- und Führungskonzepte global tätige Technologieunternehmen realisieren. Rahmenbedingungen und Auswirkungen von... more...

  • Phantom Ex Machinaby Anshuman Khare; Brian Stewart; Rod Schatz

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 130.64

    This book explores the factors that make digital disruption possible and the effects this has on existing business models. It takes a look at the industries that are most susceptible to disruption and highlights what executives can do to take advantage of disruption to re-invent their business model. It also examines the pivotal role that technology... more...

  • Ethics and Neuromarketingby Andrew R. Thomas; Nicolae Alexandru Pop; Ana Maria Iorga; Cristian Ducu

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 130.64

    This book addresses the emerging field of neuromarketing, which, at its core, aims to better understand the impact of marketing stimuli by observing and interpreting human emotions. It includes contributions from leading researchers and practitioners, venturing beyond the tactics and strategies of neuromarketing to consider the ethical implications... more...

  • Entrepreneurship in Technology for ASEANby Purnendu Mandal; John Vong

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 108.86

    This edited book focuses on growth and entrepreneurial development in rapidly developing countries in Asia-Pacific region. The book synthesizes the scholarly papers and ideas presented at the 3rd International Conference on Managing the Asian Century, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in 2015. It accounts for that fact that entrepreneurs of today are focusing... more...

  • The Lean Product Design and Development Journeyby Marcus Vinicius Pereira Pessôa; Luis Gonzaga Trabasso

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 81.64

    This book presents a series of high performance product design (PD) and development best practices that can create or improve product development organization. In contrast to other books that focus only on Toyota or other individual companies applying lean IPD, this book explains the lean philosophy more broadly and includes discussions of systems... more...

  • Industrial Internet of Thingsby Sabina Jeschke; Christian Brecher; Houbing Song; Danda B. Rawat

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 227.54

    This book develops the core system science needed to enable the development of a complex industrial internet of things/manufacturing cyber-physical systems (IIoT/M-CPS). Gathering contributions from leading experts in the field with years of experience in advancing manufacturing, it fosters a research community committed to advancing research and... more...

  • Industrial Districts in History and the Developing Worldby Tomoko Hashino; Keijiro Otsuka

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 130.64

    This book sheds new light on the role of industrial districts in the industrial development of the past and present. Industrial districts, which refer to the geographical concentration of enterprises producing similar or closely related commodities in a small area, play a significant role in the development of manufacturing industries not only historically... more...

  • Restructuring and Innovation in Bankingby Claudio Scardovi

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 46.80

    This book explains how to restructure and successfully turn around a bank or financial institution at a time when the global financial system is facing a new wave of disruption ushered in by innovation from digital financial technology, or FinTech. It is argued that within banking this process of creative destruction will entail unprecedented challenges... more...

  • Sustainable Smart Citiesby Marta Peris-Ortiz; Dag Bennett; Diana Pérez-Bustamante Yábar

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 108.86

    This volume provides the most current research on smart cities. Specifically, it focuses on the economic development and sustainability of smart cities and examines how to transform older industrial cities into sustainable smart cities.  It aims to identify the role of the following elements in the creation and management of smart cities: ?Citizen... more...

  • Preserving the Promiseby Scott Dessain; Scott E. Fishman

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 49.95

    Preserving the Promise: Improving the Culture of Biotech Investment critically examines why most biotech startups fail, as they emerge from universities into an ecosystem that inhibits rather than encourages innovation. This "Valley of Death" squanders our public investments in medical research and with them, the promise of longer and healthier... more...