Read the case study “3M: Innovation, Ideas and Solutions for a Modern World,” and answer the questions below in essay format. Here is the link: http://www.afrbiz.com.au/case-studies/3m-innovation-ideas-and-solutions-for-a-modern-world.html.
Your essay must include an introduction, body, and conclusion, and address all relevant parts of each question. Make sure to cite any references you use. Proper citation format for a reference includes the name of the author(s), the title of the work, the date of the publication, and the page number.
Case Study Questions
Using what you have learned in Chapter 7, what did 3M do correctly relative to innovation? What were the key steps 3M took to be innovative, and how did their actions affect the company? Could 3M have improved on anything to be more innovative, or do you believe their plans were complete? Why or why not?