Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft

Publica

Hier finden Sie wissenschaftliche Publikationen aus den Fraunhofer-Instituten.

The innovation audit tool

An instrument for supporting SMEs
 
: Schüle, Stephan; Wohlfart, Liza; Ledson, Mark

Service today (2012), No.4, pp.56-57
ISSN: 1869-3024
English
Journal Article
Fraunhofer IAO ()

Abstract
The ability to both grow sustainably and adjust flexibly to market changes means a constant challenge for small and medium-sized companies (SMEs) in Germany as well as in Australia. Getting a good understanding of the current status of one's company and finding suitable starting points for levering corporate strengths and points for improvement, however, is a challenge many SMEs find hard to master, considering their preoccupation with the ups and downs of day-to-day business in today's turbulent economy. A new tool helps South Australian SMEs to assess their innovation and sustainability capabilities and to identify improvement options.

: http://publica.fraunhofer.de/documents/N-225553.html