Innovation

Set Ascending Direction
View as
Grid
List
Showing 154 - 161 of 161 result(s)
  1. WORKCENTER GE1-102

    This case analyzes the trajectory of Workcenter SGD, a Spanish company that offers digital reprography services, from the time of its founding in 1998 up to the beginning of 2005. By that time, the company had surpassed the first growth phase and was confronting important issues concerning its medium and long-term future.

    Academic Area:
    Strategy | Entrepreneurship | Marketing & Communications | Innovation
  2. Lobbying DG01-380-I

    This Technical Note gives an overview of lobbying as a way for managers to influence governments, policy, and regulation.  It defines lobbying, explains why lobbying is becoming an increasingly important tool for managers in the implementation of their non-market strategies, and reviews key elements of a lobbying campaign.  The Note also includes an analysis of the role of professional lobby consulting firms and a discussion of ethical considerations related to lobbying public officials

    Academic Area:
    Strategy
  3. Lobbying DG01-380

    This Technical Note gives an overview of lobbying as a way for managers to influence governments, policy, and regulation.  It defines lobbying, explains why lobbying is becoming an increasingly important tool for managers in the implementation of their non-market strategies, and reviews key elements of a lobbying campaign.  The Note also includes an analysis of the role of professional lobby consulting firms and a discussion of ethical considerations related to lobbying public officials

    Academic Area:
    Strategy
  4. JIT process DO1-014-I-M

    Interacitve case Study comprised of a dynamic comparison of the pull-push processes and a virtual guide of the Ford plant in Almussafes (Valencia).

    Academic Area:
    Operations & Supply Chain Management | Digital Technologies & Data Science | Innovation
  5. Proceso JIT DO1-014-M

    Interacitve case Study comprised of a dynamic comparison of the pull-push processes and a virtual guide of the Ford plant in Almussafes (Valencia).

    Academic Area:
    Operations & Supply Chain Management | Digital Technologies & Data Science | Innovation
  6. La cadena de Valor de2-113

    This technical note explores the different models for capturing and explaining the flow of operations in a value chain: the McKinsey model, Michael Porter’s value chain, the value system and the services sector value chain. It presents the argument of how a value chain tool helps to perform an essential, systematic and rigorous analysis of a company’s activities to better understand the costs and potential sources of differentiation. Such analysis can help a company better understand how to enhance its competitive advantage.
    This would be useful in a class devoted to operations, supply chain management or strategy.

    Academic Area:
    Strategy
  7. Quantitative decision analysis MC021-021-I

    This technical note introduces students to quantitative methods and modeling techniques to facilitate decision making. In order to learn how to apply scientific methods to help them choose the best possible strategy to reach their goal. Using an example, students are taught how to make a decision using expected values in order to transform non-controlled variables into a numeric value.                                                                                             

    Various examples are given so that students can learn how to make decisions based on different levels of risk aversion.

    Academic Area:
    Operations & Supply Chain Management | Others
  8. Basic statistical methods MC021-022-I

    This document introduces students to basic statistical models using step-by-step examples. It takes a look at how we can go from having sample data to data of the population by using two methods: confidence intervals and hypothesis testing. Students are then given practical examples of how these methods can be used. They are taken through each problem step by step and learn how to solve them using Excel functions.

    The examples cover cases like how to determine the optimal number of data in a sample and testing hypotheses for more than two means.

    Academic Area:
    Operations & Supply Chain Management | Others
Set Ascending Direction
View as
Grid
List
Showing 154 - 161 of 161 result(s)
Document type
Document format
Language