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Memorias de investigación
Book chapters:
Management, Innovation Capacity and Fear of Failure in a Sample of Spanish Firms
Year:2017
Research Areas
  • Humanities,
  • Economy,
  • Company,
  • Branch of activity
Information
Abstract
The management of error is considered a source of learning and its main barrier is the fear of making mistakes or fear of failure. Fear of failure is present in all human beings and therefore influences in the activity of any organization, in its performance, in its capacity for innovation and in other related variables such as leadership and climate. Then the paper objective is to analyse through the behaviours of a sample of directors of Spanish companies the relationship among performance, fear of failure and the innovation capacity in accordance with the organizational assessment model proposed by Stuart-Kotze. The importance of this work is due to determines a new and a wider field of academic study and at the same time a lookout for managers to monitor the influence of fear of failure in their organizations
International
Si
10.1007/978-3-319-58409-6_6
Book Edition
1
Book Publishing
SPRINGER INTERNATIONAL PUBLISHING AG
ISBN
978-3-319-58409-6
Series
Book title
Closing the Gap Between Practice and Research in Industrial Engineering
From page
49
To page
57
Participants
  • Autor: Felix Calvo Narvaez (UPM)
  • Autor: Carlos Rodriguez Monroy (UPM)
Research Group, Departaments and Institutes related
  • Creador: Grupo de Investigación: Ingeniería de la Calidad Alimentaria
  • Departamento: Materiales y Producción Aeroespacial
  • Departamento: Ingeniería de Organización, Administración de Empresas y Estadística
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