Porters Forces - According to Porters 5 forces, the online TV entertainment industry is
highly competitive in the US. There are increasingly more ISPs entering into the market over the
past two years.
Take, for instance, XFINITY Streampix. The parent comp
The company started in 1937, and in 1947 it became a major photographic
company. The company was one of the most admired and successful companies in
The founder and CEO was a Harvard drop out named Edward Land. In 2005,
Other Capabilities for Leaders
These traits are grouped into three broad sets of capabilities:
1. Purely Technical Skills Leaders are usually good at some technical stuff
Example: Accounting, operations, research, etc.
2. Cognitive Abilities Leaders have
Organizational Structure - Netflix is a great example of an organization successfully
implementing a functional structure.
A functional structure is an organizational structure that is best utilized by Netflix
who focuses on delivering online movies and T
Potential Pitfalls of Real Options Analysis (ROA) There are three major issues:
1. Agency Theory and the Back-Solver Dilemma Certain times managers
may act for the good of their own behalf, instead of for the good of the
company. This is especially appare
Problems at Poloroid
1. Executives didnt have a Long Term Strategy for Financial Growth and diluted the
value of the company by issuing too many stocks They continued to inflate their
stocks and the companies value was affected.
2. The Cost was High Their
1. Real Option Applying the logic of real options to avoid failures, and losses.
1. Real Options Analysis (ROA) An investment analysis tool that looks at an
investment or activity as a series of sequential steps, and for each step the
investor has the opt
Product champions play an important entrepreneurial role in a corporate setting by encouraging
others to take a chance on promising new ideas.
Measuring the Success of Corporate Entrepreneurship Activities:
1. We need to know if the CE is successful or wo
Both Radical and Incremental Innovation can be used for product or process.
Product Innovation Efforts to create product designs and applications of
technology to develop new products for end users. It is used usually at the beginning
of the product life
Personal Bases of Power A leaders personality characteristics and behavior that are the basiss
of the leaders power. These include:
Referent Power A subordinates identification with the leader. A leaders
personal attributes or charisma might influence sub