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Building new competencies for new business creation based on breakthrough technological innovations

Vanhaverbeke, W.; Kirschbaum, R.;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2003
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Country: Netherlands
This paper focuses on the question how companies can build new capabilities or competencies based on discontinuous technological innovations? In particular, we analyze how corporate ventures are set up to develop and commercialize these radical innovations can play a crucial role in the process of building new competencies (not only technological capabilities). New competencies are in turn the basis to create a range of new businesses. Building and deploying competencies are intrinsically related to new business development or other forms of corporate venturing and both co-evolve over time. The paper furthermore analyses what it takes to promote new business dev...
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