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2017 Top 100 Global Innovators

Clarivate Analytics has again recognized the most innovative organizations worldwide for the seventh consecutive year with the publication recently of the “2017 Top 100 Global Innovators” report. This seeks to address the question of who today’s leading global innovators are, and to celebrate their achievements and contributions to enriching the world through innovation. The ranking …
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2016 Top 100 Global Innovators

Clarivate Analytics, formerly the Intellectual Property & Science business of Thomson Reuters, announced its list of 2016 Top 100 Global Innovators. The report honors the most innovative corporations and institutions in the world as determined by the robust analysis of unique and proprietary data. Key trends amongst this year’s Top 100 Global Innovators: • Fewer …
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Everything connects: how to transform and lead in the age of creativity, innovation, and sustainability by Faisal Hoque with Drake Baer

Overview: Leadership. Creativity. Innovation. When you put it all together, EVERYTHING CONNECTS. The constant cascade of new technologies and social changes is creating a more empowered population. Workforces are increasingly dispersed, demanding of self-expression, and quite possibly disengaged. Within this topsy-turvy context, leaders must spark creativity, drive innovation, and ensure sustainability. What are the remedies? …
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Entrepreneurship Education: A road to success

European Commission has just published the “Entrepreneurship Education: A road to success” Report. Entrepreneurship education is given a significant role in supporting the main goals of the Europe 2020 strategy. Therefore, it is important to gather knowledge and evidence from across Europe and elsewhere that shows whether and how impact is achieved. In 2013 DG …
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The Proportion of Innovative Enterprises Fell Below 50% in the EU in 2010-2012 – Eurostat

In the EU28, just under half (48.9%) of enterprises of 10 employees or more reported innovation activity during the period 2010-2012. The proportion of innovative enterprises in the EU28 dropped in 2010-2012 compared with both 2006-2008 (51.5% innovative enterprises) and the peak recorded in 2008-2010 (52.8%). This pattern was observed in the majority of Member …
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Creativity, Inc.: overcoming the unseen forces that stand in the way of true inspiration by Edwin E Catmull.

Overview: “What does it mean to manage well?” Creativity, Inc. is a book for managers who want to lead their employees to new heights, a manual for anyone who strives for originality, and the first-ever, all-access trip into the nerve center of Pixar Animation—into the meetings, postmortems, and “Braintrust” sessions where some of the most …
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Global Entrepreneurship Week 2013

The fifth Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) in Spain, organized and coordinated by IESE, will take place from November 18 to 24. With the aim of promoting and encouraging the entrepreneurial spirit, the event will take place simultaneously in 132 countries around the world. For more information, visit http://www.unleashingideas.org/ , and follow @unleashingideas  on Twitter. This year, …
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Eurostat: Highest proportions of innovative enterprises in Germany, Luxembourg and Belgium

In the EU27, 53% of enterprises from industry and services reported innovation activity between 2008 and 2010. Among the EU27 Member States, the highest proportions of enterprises with innovation activity were recorded in Germany (79% of enterprises), Luxembourg (68%), Belgium (61%), Portugal, Sweden and Ireland (all 60%), and the lowest in Bulgaria (27%), Poland (28%), …
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Global Entrepreneurship Week 2012

This fall, Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) aims to mobilize more current and aspiring entrepreneurs around the globe than any event, ever. Thousands of activities in 125 countries will teach the power of entrepreneurship by showcasing creativity and innovative thinking. GEW 2012 is being held November 12 – 18, spurring new ideas, ingenuity and firm creation …
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Global Entrepreneurship Week 2011

This fall, Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) aims to touch more current and aspiring entrepreneurs around the globe than any event, ever. Thousands of activities in 123 countries will teach the power of entrepreneurship by showcasing creativity and innovative thinking. GEW 2011 is being held November 14 – 20, spurring new ideas, ingenuity and firm creation …
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