Gartner Research

The Innovation Culture: Definition and Critical Success Factors

Published: 20 March 2008

ID: G00156182

Analyst(s): Kathy Harris


Innovation success is most often achieved through an organization's strategy, values, workplace, commitment and rewards. CEOs, CIOs and other leaders frequently are unaware of their roles in innovation, the depth of these drivers or how to close significant gaps.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Culture of Innovation Defined
  • Can Organizations Change Their Cultures?
  • Critical Leadership Factors in Cultural Change (and a Tool to Assess Your Current Status)

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