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CS/EG/PH 491: Technical Innovation in Entrepreneurship: User Innovation

What Is User Innovation?

"User innovation refers to new product and service development by individual users or individual user firms for themselves, without the assistance or involvement of producers."


Financial Times. (n.d.). Definition of user innovation. Retrieved from

How to Develop Breakthrough Products and Services

The following videos are a lecture series given by Professor Eric von Hipple, from the MIT Sloan School of Management. 

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