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    Learn to Manage Innovation and Propel Your Company's Growth.
    By harnessing creativity to strategic execution, CIMS is awakening transformative innovation management solutions to accelerate business growth and develop commercially viable products and services. CIMS has been producing ground-breaking, industry-driven research since 1984. Tap into the realm of knowledge where innovation is taught, learned, practiced and measured.
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    How Knowing More About Your Innovation Culture Can Help You Grow Your Product an...
    By Paul Mugge In the history of innovation, services have taken a back seat to products.
    Want To Be More Innovative? Train Your Employees!
    The disconnect is stunning: While innovation executives around the globe name innovation as one of their top three priorities, 70 percent of them rate their company's innovation capabilities as just average (source: Boston Consulting Group, 2014).
    ‘Follow the Money’ To Locate Potential Business Partners
    Editor’s note: The following article is adapted from the March-April 2016 issue of Innovation Management Report, the newsletter of CIMS.