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Listen to your customers
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Do you need innovation?

When it comes to production, newfangled buzzwords and a few terms have more attention than innovation. Capitalism is called the engine of innovation, and innovation has paved the way for modern life. Nevertheless, sometimes traditions have advantages over innovations. Here is a brief overview of the concept of innovation and how it should be considered in enterprises of various sizes.

For large companies, innovation is definitely the key to success. Apple struggled before the release of the iPod, and would probably have gone bankrupt if it hadn’t been for a loan from Microsoft. With the release of the iPod, iPhone and iPad, Apple has soared to the top of the list of the most technological companies in the world. Apple’s innovation lies in the fact that several old ideas are synthesized, rather than new ones being created. The main thing is that this synthesis works. Although it should still be noted that even in large companies, innovation does not pass without risk. IPod production could be a flop, and Apple would go bankrupt. It was necessary to make an innovative breakthrough, because it is unlikely that “fighting” only by continuing to produce computers and laptops would Apple not succeed so well.

For small businesses, on the other hand, any innovation should be financially beneficial. For a small company, the production of even one unsuccessful product can mean bankruptcy. Effective innovations for small enterprises are most often associated with creative pricing schemes and sensible advertising. However, there is plenty of space for innovation in the names and expressions of the goods and services offered. For example, a company that repairs computers can sell specialized products designed for checking customers’ computers. Yet there are still risks, so small firms will want to see if they can “survive” in case of failure. This is mainly done through skillful change management. And only managers with outstanding leadership qualities can manage change.

The launch of office innovation is also a popular concept, there are even awards for companies that have managed to introduce useful innovations. In general, office innovation should revolve around increasing productivity. In some cases, innovations introduced into the office may concern the provision of the floor to everyone present at the meeting. Indeed, it is not uncommon that the best ideas come from ordinary workers, and not just from managers. And companies that are able to tap into the hidden innovations that are present in the ideas of their employees succeed.

Innovation “incite” success around the world. Innovations rebuilt transport, medical, educational spheres. However, companies must be sure that, if necessary, they can rely on traditional business methods. It must be remembered that the presence of innovation is not a guarantee of success. And innovative ideas that are not profitable, are likely to lead to poor results.

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