This book covers a wide range of business models, both good and bad, with case studies for each.
Unless you're devouring everything you can find on the "open innovation" subject, I wouldn't really bother with Open Innovation.
"When the innovation context shifts from Closed to Open, the process of innovation must change as well."
In a writing style that is very easy to read, Chesbrough tackles the core concepts of Open Innovation by first effectively demonstrating the few benefits and many limitations of... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Shane Combs
The open innovation concept for developing products and developing markets is spot on. There are too many excellent resources out there to collaborate with. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Todd M Sames
Open Innovation propounds the thesis that corporations should take a broader approach to innovation and IP (assuming that doing so fits within the company's business model). Read morePublished 17 months ago by Garrett Mccutcheon
Makes an excellent case for an Open Collaborative Innovation model. Applies lessons learned from open architecture product design to the larger scale of corporate innovation. Read morePublished on June 1, 2012 by Jeff
Will be reading this for class. Amazon had a fantastic price and book came quickly. Hopefully the content will be just as good.
This intriguing book proves just how right author Henry Chesbrough is ¬ and has been since its first edition in 2005. Read morePublished on June 30, 2011 by Rolf Dobelli
This book is as far as I know the first book dealing with the open innovation idea. Sure nothing is totally novel under the sun. Read morePublished on March 18, 2011 by Jackal
I had put off going to the source for what is clearly a hot topic but was rewarded by a thoroughly well written book on the concept and practice of Open Innovation. Read morePublished on September 27, 2010 by David Magellan Horth