Does innovation (really) matter for success? The case of an IT Consulting Firm

@inproceedings{Mamede2002DoesI,
  title={Does innovation (really) matter for success? The case of an IT Consulting Firm},
  author={Ricardo Paes Mamede},
  year={2002}
}
The paper discusses to what extent innovation is a crucial variable in explaining the success of NOVABASE, a Portuguese IT consultancy firm. In order to proceed with this discussion, the evolution of NOVABASE is described, emphasizing the most important steps in the firm’s trajectory, which are shown to result from the joint influences of upstream technological change, downstream market opportunities, and the firm’s strategic options. Then, the paper reviews some contributions stemming form… CONTINUE READING

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