Chair of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management

Theses

 Master’s thesis

  • Analysis of a value-creating sales network of product-accompanying services - A network theoretical approach (cooperation with industry partner)
  • The relationship between motivation, goal orientation and radical inventions - An empirical analysis of public research institutions
  • Tie strength and employee creativity in innovative organizations - An empirical analysis
  • Evaluation and prioritization of innovation ideas in the fuzzy front end
  • Current state of knowledge on the fuzzy front end of the innovation process - A critical analysis of scientific results and practical approaches to solutions
  • Network and relationship design to promote individual innovation behavior in highly competitive organizations
  • Relationship intensity in cohesive groups as a factor of influence on conformity pressure 
  • The influence of social networks on the late phase of the innovation process

 

Bachelor’s thesis

  • Theoretical and empirical approaches for determining the value of patent portfolios - A critical review
  • The relationship between tie strength and generative creativity in innovative organizations - A critical stocktaking
  • The relationship of strength and generative creativity in innovative organizations - An empirical analysis
  • The relationship between tie strength and employee creativity in innovative organizations - An empirical analysis
  • Procedures & methods for economic analysis of innovation ideas in the fuzzy front end: A critical literature review
  • The fuzzy front-end of the innovation process: A critical analysis of the current state of research
  • Relationship between interpersonal relationships and individual creativity
  • The role of network variables in promoting disruptive innovation in technology-based enterprises
  • Management of intra-organizational networks to promote individual innovation behavior
  • Success determinants in idea management - The relevance of software applications in the idea management process
  • Idea management in the financial services sector - Case study analysis of a credit institute (cooperation with a private company)