MGT 411 Week 4 Innovative Technology Worksheet

MGT 411 Entire Course Link
MGT 411
Week 4 Innovative Technology Worksheet


Complete the
Innovative Technology Worksheet located in the Materials section. Formatting -
all you need to do is copy the questions from the worksheet and provide a
response for each.

Click the
Assignment Files tab to submit your assignment.

Innovative Technology Worksheet


Your company, a large online high school, is planning to
implement a new innovative social networking technology for their students. The
technology would allow students to get to know one another, network, and
participate in school activities, such as having virtual student body elections
and virtual student committees. The company feels that the ability to have this
type of interaction and involvement among students will set the school above
the competition.


As the Chief Innovation Officer, you are responsible for the
implementation and evaluation of the chosen technology. The company must decide
between developing their own social networking system or acquiring a small
online high school that has already started development on a similar type of
system and is struggling financially. Your director, the company CEO, has come
to you with some specific concerns and questions regarding which technology to


Submit a one-page response to your director answering all of
the following questions:  


What factors must be
considered when implementing an innovative technology internally? What factors
must be considered when implementing an externally acquired innovative
techology? How do the implementaion issues differ? How are they the same? 


What factors must be
considered when evaluating an internally implemented innovative technology?


What factors must be be
considered when acquiring an innovative technology externally? Why? 
Powered by