The Missing Link: The Innovation Gap

  • Daniel Huber
  • Heiner Kaufmann
  • Martin Steinmann
Part of the Management for Professionals book series (MANAGPROF)


The analysis aimed at revealing the specific location in the innovation process where innovation typically fails shows that significant parts of reality were likely not considered by those who presented the conventional funnel model of the innovation process. We refer to the most important missing component as the innovation gap.


Innovation Process Business Unit Account Manager Innovation Project Project Termination 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Daniel Huber
    • 1
  • Heiner Kaufmann
    • 2
  • Martin Steinmann
    • 3
  1. 1.MühlethurnenSwitzerland
  2. 2.MünsingenSwitzerland
  3. 3.BernSwitzerland

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