Teaching Note | HBS Case Collection | April 1999

Understanding and Building Organizations' Capabilities to Innovate: Managing Innovation: Overview TN for Module 4

by Clayton M. Christensen

Abstract

An overview teaching note showing instructors how to link together the concepts students should learn from discussing the cases in the fourth module of the Managing Innovation course. Summarizes the "Resources, Processes, & Values" framework of organizational capability, and gives an overview of each of the cases used in the module.

Keywords: Competency and Skills; Framework; Innovation and Management; Management Practices and Processes; Resource Allocation; Value;

Citation:

Christensen, Clayton M. "Understanding and Building Organizations' Capabilities to Innovate: Managing Innovation: Overview TN for Module 4." Harvard Business School Teaching Note 699-165, April 1999.