What are some practical strategies to foster a culture of innovation from within? To answer those questions, the consultancy firm Ernst & Young conducted a series of global surveys of senior business leaders as well as interviews with leading academics and industry authorities. E&Y, according to the survey, found that effective intrapreneurship involves six tactics.
Intrapreneurship is a concept that GEM has measured for some time in their screener at the national level but this new effort to conceptualize and inquire at the household level in Brazil, Chile, Ecuador, Iran, Republic of Korea, Latvia, the Netherlands, Norway, Peru, Spain, and Uruguay stands out for going into greater depth than previous work. The authors come to the conclusion that "on average, less than 5 percent of employees are intrapreneurs, and that in most countries its incidence in the adult population is significantly lower than that of early-stage entrepreneurial activity.
Anand Pillai is the senior Vice President and Global Head, Talent Transformation, Intrapreneurship Development & EFCS Transformation Initiatives of HCL Technologies, one of the biggest IT... Read More