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Crowdsourcing offers strategic benefits
document Open Innovation

It discovered that corporations which make their vision "meaningful" at the personal level and involve employees in setting this overall direction tend to be the most successful at...

Samuel BennettMay 14, 2012 03:09 am GMT2162 views
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Crowdsourcing offers strategic benefits
 

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