Ninja Innovation
38%
off

Ninja Innovation : The Ten Killer Strategies of the World's Most Successful Businesses

3.04 (141 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 4 business days
When will my order arrive?

Description

New York Times * Wall Street Journal * USA Today Bestseller

Taking readers inside the most cutting-edge businesses, Ninja Innovation is the ultimate guide to achieving victory in today's innovate-or-die economy

Gary Shapiro has observed the world's most innovative businesses from his front-row seat as leader of the Consumer Electronics Association and its influential annual trade show, the International CES. Now he reveals the ten secrets of "ninja innovators" like Apple, Amazon, Google, Microsoft, and many others.

What does it take to succeed? Discipline. Mission-oriented strategy. Adaptability. Decisiveness. And a will for victory. In short, today's most successful businesses are "ninja innovators." Drawn from Gary Shapiro's three decades of experience leading the consumer electronics industry, Ninja Innovation takes readers behind the scenes of today's top enterprises, uncovering their ten essential strategies for success.
show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 256 pages
  • 137.16 x 200.66 x 17.78mm | 226.8g
  • William Morrow Paperbacks
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0062242334
  • 9780062242334
  • 797,910

Review Text

"Gary Shapiro's 'ninja' approach to business success is exactly what the American spirit is all about-impatient, bold, and agile. It's what propels the most innovative companies, keeping us around for the long haul, as we continue to transform and make meaningful progress in the world." URSULA BURNS, Chairman and CEO of Xerox Corporation
show more

Review quote

"Gary Shapiro's `ninja' approach to business success is exactly what the American spirit is all about-impatient, bold, and agile. It's what propels the most innovative companies, keeping us around for the long haul, as we continue to transform and make meaningful progress in the world." -- URSULA BURNS, Chairman and CEO of Xerox Corporation "Ninja Innovation is a must read for anyone who wants to understand the secrets to successful entrepreneurship in a world of rapid innovation. Pandora is popular because we are agile, and have always remained intensely focused on what's best for listeners, and artists." -- TIM WESTERGREN, Co-Founder of Pandora radio "With Ninja Innovation, Gary Shapiro has boiled down the mystery of business success to its foundational precepts: Risk, passion, failure, and, above all, innovation. Having spent 30 years at the Consumer Electronics Association, Gary knows what it takes to create a successful business and change the world." -- NOEL LEE, Founder and CEO, Monster Cable Products, Inc. "Top-notch. ... Shapiro argues that companies should demonstrate the same agility, laser-like focus, and strength as ninjas." -- Publishers Weekly
show more

About Gary Shapiro

Gary Shapiro is the president and CEO of the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA(R)), the U.S. trade association that represents more than two thousand consumer electronics companies, and owns and produces the annual International CES, the most important innovation-oriented trade show in the world. As head of the CEA(R) for more than three decades, he has effectively ushered the consumer electronics industry through major periods of technological upheaval and transformation. Shapiro is the New York Times bestselling author of The Comeback: How Innovation Will Restore the American Dream. A regular columnist for the Huffington Post, Forbes, and the Daily Caller, he has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, and the Washington Post. He also appears regularly on Fox News, CNN, CNBC, and C-SPAN. He is a graduate of Georgetown University Law Center. He splits his time between Detroit and Washington, D.C., and is married to Dr. Susan Malinowski.
show more

Rating details

141 ratings
3.04 out of 5 stars
5 6% (9)
4 30% (42)
3 34% (48)
2 21% (30)
1 9% (12)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X