Journal article

Financial Champions and Masters of Innovation: Analyzing the Effects of Balancing Strategic Orientations

Angela Paladino

JOURNAL OF PRODUCT INNOVATION MANAGEMENT | WILEY | Published : 2009

Abstract

Theory predicts that market and resource orientations can each lead to innovation and financial success. Despite this, no research has examined whether the pursuit of both resource and market orientations is feasible and, if so, the impact of this combined effect on innovative and financial outcomes. This paper aims to address these gaps. Thus, it is the first to examine the interdependent relationship between market orientation (MO) and resource orientation (RO). Additionally, this study responds to calls for (1) cross-disciplinary research, particularly in the areas of marketing and strategic management, and (2) comparative studies of diverse strategic orientations on performance. In doing..

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