TIM Innovation Guidebook Three: Corporate Venturing now published!
The TIM Foundation centre of expertise for the TIM Foundation Innovation Management Maturity Model and Standard) has published a free ebook on corporate venturing. All you need to do is register on our webshop, and you can download your free copy of the TIM innovation guidebook three here.
Many organizations struggle with a similar theme: while being successful with the business they conduct today, how should they get organized for doing things tomorrow? How, in a sea of operational excellence, can you manage something radical? Large corporations have created venture programs to create opportunities for nursing small startup companies alongside large business units. This document describes how this can be done, what the options are, in short it addresses the conscious choices that need to be made, most of them up-front.
This is a companion document to the TIM Foundation’s Innovation Management Maturity Model and Standard, and its supporting documentation. It explains in overview venturing program options, how to organize startups, the advantages, disadvantages and considerations with regards to innovation management.
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