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Cambridge webinar on frugal innovation announced following record high of global R&D spending

Business executives will be given an insight into driving innovation with limited resources in an upcoming webinar on 'Frugal Innovation' from Cambridge Judge Business School Executive Education, part of the University of Cambridge. The hour-long webinar, which takes place on…

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CBC Radio: Jugaad innovation

Navi Radjou, fellow in India & Global Business at Cambridge Judge Business School, was interviewed for CBC Radio by Nora Young on jugaad innovation earlier this month. Listen to the podcast []…

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Telegraph India: Book banks to rescue kids

A jugaad approach to recycling text books draws on Jaideep Prabhu’s Jugaad Innovation Read the full article []…

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BizEd: Bookshelf: Jugaad Innovation

Co-editor Sharon Shin reviews Jugaad Innovation by Jaideep Prabhu, Navi Radjou and Simone Ahuja. Read on page 76. Read the March/April edition of BizEd []…

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The jugaad juggernaut

The fleet-footed thinking of developing nations is super-charging R&D at multinationals according to Professor Jaideep Prabhu In the West, business innovation is often the preserve of well-funded, in-house R&D (research and development) departments, sometimes working within corporate hierarchies that threaten to…

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Cambridge Judge Business School Fellow Navi Radjou wins Thinkers50 ‘Oscar’

Navi Radjou, a Fellow of Cambridge Judge Business School, has been named one of the world-changing thinkers of today by the 'Oscars' of management thinking Mr Radjou won the prestigious Thinkers50 Innovation award for his expertise in corporate innovation and…

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Jugaad fever sweeps the world

A book co-authored by Jaideep Prabhu, Jawaharlal Nehru Professor of Indian Business & Enterprise at Cambridge Judge Business School, on the unique Indian approach to innovating has been translated into five languages in just 16 months Jugaad Innovation now has…

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Cambridge Judge faculty shortlisted for Thinkers50 awards

The Director of the Centre for India and Global Business at Cambridge Judge Business School, Professor Jaideep Prabhu, has been shortlisted for the 2013 Thinkers50 Distinquished Achievement Award shortlists. He joins Cambridge Judge Fellow and former Executive Director of the…

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The West takes up the frugal innovation gauntlet

Companies in the West are increasingly adopting the frugal and flexible approach to innovation found in emerging economies as they concentrate on Western markets. Jaideep Prabhu, Jawaharlal Nehru Professor of Indian Business & Enterprise, says he is quietly surprised by…

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The Business Standard: Jugaad 2.0, The concept may be uniquely Indian but it has relevance for the West when the frugal, flexible mindset is married to the process culture, says the co-author of a popular book on the subject

At a time when consumers in the West are being prepped for Google glasses and smartphones treat voice calls almost like an afterthought, the Indian concept of jugaad or street-smart quickfix seems counterintuitive. But Jugaad Innovation, the 2012 book by…

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