Intrapreneurs: Building For The Future

These days, many millions of people proudly claim the title "Entrepreneur." On the other hand, a title that hasn't gotten nearly the amount of attention it deserves is entrepreneur's little brother, "Intrapreneur": "an employee who is given freedom and financial support to create new products, services and systems, who does not have to follow the company's usual routines or protocols." While it's true that every company needs an entrepreneur to get it under way, healthy growth requires a smattering of intrapreneurs who drive new projects and explore new and unexpected directions for business development.

Provided by: American Express Topic: Innovation Date Added: Nov 2010 Format: HTML

Find By Topic