Issue 102 - 03 | Ninja Innovation: The Secrets of Today’s Top Innovators

By Gary Shapiro
Published Feb. 13, 2013 12:00 p.m.
“After thirty years in the consumer electronics industry, I have seen my fair share of successes and failures. Applying our idea to the successes, we decided they exhibited characteristics of the feudal Japanese stealth warrior known as the ninja. They are all ninja innovators because they achieve their mission through a set of similar tactics; they all adhere to a code of business ethics; and they are all single-mindedly focused on winning as the only option. They are true business warriors, and here are some of their secrets … ”

About Gary Shapiro | Gary Shapiro is the president and CEO of the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA®), the U.S. trade association that represents more than two thousand consumer electronics companies, and owns and produces the annual International CES, the most important innovation-oriented trade show in the world. As head of the CEA® for more than three decades, he has effectively ushered the consumer electronics industry through major periods of technological upheaval and transformation.

Related Books

Secrets to Success in the New World of Innovation
Hardcover  (9780062890511) 
Published 12/2018  by William Morrow & Company 
Price: $15.59 to $20.79
Becoming Animal Beyond Docile and Brutal
eBook  (9781461665236) 
Published 11/2003  by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 
Price: $32.82
How the New Age of Data Will Transform the Way We Work, Live, and Communicate
Hardcover  (9781621573739) 
Published 01/2015  by Not available 
Price: $29.99
How Innovation Will Restore the American Dream
Hardcover  (9780825305627) 
Published 01/2011  by Beaufort Books 
Price: $15.72 to $19.96
The Ten Killer Strategies of the World's Most Successful Businesses
Paperback  (9780062242334) 
Published 01/2015  by William Morrow & Company 
Price: $10.07 to $12.79
Questions and Prospects (Revised)
Paperback  (9780870236525) 
Published 10/1988  by University of Massachusetts Press 
Price: $24.95
Paperback  (9780520212350) 
Published 11/1997  by University of California Press 
Price: $33.95
Search manifestos:

Recent Popular Manifestos

View all