CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION IN BUSINESS
Discussion of creativity and innovation in business, including the differences between creativity and innovation, and how creative people can be nurtured and developed. The importance of creative people to a business.
RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT EFFECTIVENESS
Examines three aspects about research and development with specific regard to eBay, one of the world's most successful Internet companies. Outlines the basis for creating a technology roadmap, or future plan development, for the company.
Overview of field. Definition, subjects, dynamics, principles, personal discoveries.
A nursing perspective, focusing on development of values & attitudes underlying patient's autonomy & nursing ethics.
Examines two theories of self-esteem in education. The view that students who esteem themselves highly will do better academically, and the view that students will achieve self-esteem only if they have earned it by performing well academically. Alignment to juvenile delinquency. Discusses the self-esteem/academic performance relationship of various programs.
Academic and Business Research
This analysis provides a comparison and contrast of academic and business research, including their purposes, audiences, and general strengths and weaknesses. The paper also addresses distinctions between basic and applied research with examples of each, including how quite often academic and business research overlap.