The Secret Diary of Corporate Venturing

6 Pages Posted: 13 Jun 2005


Like problem children, if they're not handled well corporate ventures can cause their parents financial heartache and make them wish they'd never been born. But they can bring rich rewards if gently nurtured to their best ability. Julian Birkinshaw offers advice on practical corporate parenting.

Suggested Citation

Birkinshaw, Julian, The Secret Diary of Corporate Venturing. Business Strategy Review, Vol. 16, No. 2, pp. 19-24, June 2005. Available at SSRN:

Julian Birkinshaw (Contact Author)

London Business School ( email )

Sussex Place
Regent's Park
London, London NW1 4SA
United Kingdom

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