- Following the learning philosophy of the textbook Effective Innovation in Practice A Guide to Innovation from a Technological and Methodological Perspective this workbook presents assignments for hands-on learning experiences. The workbook is essential for students who are involved with learning programs related to the management of technology-oriented innovation. The goal of this workbook is to further develop the students knowledge, skills and attitudes based on the concept of learning by doing and problem solving-based business management research. Assignments are based on the TDE Systems case and supported with expanded explanations to create a challenging learning environment. The structure of this workbook is derived directly from the textbook to enable students to systematically achieve a variety of learning objectives. By carefully reading the textbook and carrying out the assignments contained in this workbook, the reader will develop an in-depth body of knowledge of the following four subjects, or combinations of them: Business Management and Research; Strategy Development; Technology Development; Innovation.