Stephen P. Osborne
Publisher: Routledge (August 13, 1998)
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The cutting edge means of voluntary enterprises has develop into a touchstone for his or her position in supplying public prone. the world over there are expanding pressures on voluntary businesses to enhance the standard and effectiveness of public providers via innovation and alter. This quantity makes use of unique learn to evaluate the cutting edge potential of voluntary agencies. It presents: * a conceptual framework for figuring out the leading edge potential of voluntary businesses* empirical facts detailing the character and volume of innovation* an research of profitable innovators in own social companies* the applicability of the for-profit version of innovation to non-profit organisations* an account of the contingent nature of voluntary enterprises' dating to their exterior atmosphere and especially their major funders. the advance of a concept of innovation in non-market and nonprofit stipulations makes this quantity a major addition to organizational reviews literature.