Think Like An Innovator: 76 inspiring business lessons from the world's greatest thinkers and innovators VitalSource eText : 9781292142258

Think Like An Innovator: 76 inspiring business lessons from the world's greatest thinkers and innovators VitalSource eText

 
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9781292142258
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1292142251
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29/09/2016
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Pearson United Kingdom
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About the book

Innovation can take you from failure to success, but if you need a helping hand then Think Like An Innovator can help you.

With over 70 different leaders, innovators and business people, each covered in 500 words or less, you'll find out:

  • Who they are – a brief bio about the person
  • Their Challenge – the issue they faced and why it was a challenge
  • Their Innovation – the innovative solution they proposed
  • Lessons for you – insights for you on how to apply their innovation to your life

Split in to 8 categories, you can find inspiration from:

  • Artists - e.g. David Bowie, J K Rowling, Pablo Picasso
  • Business Leaders - e.g. Jeff Bezos, Levi Strauss, Sidney Bernstein
  • Genius' - e.g. Beethoven, Michelangelo, Shakespeare
  • Inventors - e.g. Johannes Gutenberg, Louis Braille, Thomas Edison
  • Mavericks - e.g. Anita Roddick, Nelson, Steve Jobs
  • Pioneers - e.g. Dick Fosbury, Florence Nightingale, Marconi
  • Scientists - e.g. Alexander Fleming, Charles Darwin, Galilleo
  • Visionaries - e.g. John F Kennedy, Oprah Winfrey, Walt Disney

Think Like An Innovator is full of inspiring insights to transform your working day.

Table of contents
Introduction

Artist

Chapter 1 - David Bowie

Chapter 2 - Freddie Mercury

Chapter 3 - Hans Christian Andersen

Chapter 4 - J K Rowling

Chapter 5 - John Lennon and Paul McCartney

Chapter 6 - Madonna

Chapter 7 - Miles Davis

Chapter 8 - Pablo Picasso

Chapter 9 - Roy Lichtenstein

Chapter 10 - Salvador Dali

Chapter 11 - Woody Allen

Business Leader

Chapter 12 - Akio Morita

Chapter 13 - Anne Mulcahy

Chapter 14 - Clarence Birdseye

Chapter 15 - Daniel Peter

Chapter 16 - Ingvar Kamprad

Chapter 17 - Jeff Bezos

Chapter 18 - Levi Strauss

Chapter 19 - Ray Kroc

Chapter 20 - Ricardo Semmler

Chapter 21 - Rob McEwen

Chapter 22 - Sidney Bernstein

Chapter 23 - Sir Charles Dunstone

Chapter 24 - Soichiro Honda

Chapter 25 - Zhang Ruimin

Genius

Chapter 26 - Beethoven

Chapter 27 - Michelangelo

Chapter 28 - Mozart

Chapter 29 - Pythagoras

Chapter 30 - William Shakespeare

Inventor

Chapter 31 - Eric Migicovsky

Chapter 32 - George de Mestral

Chapter 33 - Hiram Maxim

Chapter 34 - Johannes Gutenberg

Chapter 35 - John Harrison

Chapter 36 - John Sipe

Chapter 37 - Jorge Odon

Chapter 38 - Louis Braille

Chapter 39 - Martin Cooper

Chapter 40 - Nick D’Aloisio

Chapter 41 - Percy Spencer

Chapter 42- Ted Hoff

Chapter 43 - Thomas Edison

Chapter 44 - Trevor Baylis

Maverick

Chapter 45 - Anita Roddick

Chapter 46 - Don Estridge

Chapter 47 - Hannibal

Chapter 48 - Jonathan Swift

Chapter 49 - Nelson

Chapter 50 - Phil Romano

Chapter 51 - Steve Jobs

Pioneer

Chapter 52 - Auguste Escoffier

Chapter 53 - Dick Fosbury

Chapter 54 - Florence Nightingale

Chapter 55 - Gustave Eiffel

Chapter 56 - Hedy Lamarr

Chapter 57 - Marconi

Chapter 58 - Muhammed Yunus

Chapter 59 - Travis Kalanick

Scientist

Chapter 60 - Alexander Fleming

Chapter 61 - Alexander Graham Bell

Chapter 62 - Archimedes

Chapter 63 - Charles Darwin

Chapter 64 - Dmitri Mendeleev

Chapter 65 - Edward Jenner

Chapter 66 - Edwin Land

Chapter 67 - Galilleo

Chapter 68 - Govindappa Venkataswamy

Chapter 69 - Joseph Lister

Chapter 70 - Marie Curie

Visionary

Chapter 71 - Elon Musk

Chapter 72 - John F Kennedy

Chapter 73 - Mahatma Gandhi

Chapter 74 - Oprah Winfrey

Chapter 75 - Walt Disney

Chapter 76 - Zhao Kuangyin
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