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ambidextrous

[¦am·bə¦dek·strəs]
(physiology)
Capable of using both hands with equal skill.
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The higher usage of the strategies by successfully innovating companies, regardless of company size, validates the utility of the strategies for companies attempting to engage in radical innovation and successfully manage ambidexterity.
utilize structural ambidexterity (Benner and Tushman, 2003).
Organizational linkages for surviving technological change: complementary assets, middle management, and ambidexterity.
Applying prior theory related to balancing exploitation and exploration and the achievement of ambidexterity in firms (O'Reilly & Tushman, 2008; Raisch & Birkinshaw, 2008), we posit that whole networks have access to several of the same coping strategies empirically supported for helping firms face the capabilities-rigidities dilemma.
They emphasize the capacity of a society to manage deep cultural ambidexterity even to the point of systemic paradox; to avoid scientific or cultural path dependence and so be able to create knowledge rather than just transmit or reproduce it; and to create ways, styles, and kinds of thinking.
Nick Scott describes this ambidexterity as the "multiple relations of stasis and flow among human and nonhuman actors" (149), drawing attention to traffic's operation as a location or a process of both mobility and immobility, exchange and the control of exchange.
2008), "Knowledge Sharing Ambidexterity in Long-term Interorganizational Relationships.
6-8) The setting of arthroscopy requires ambidexterity and sound visual-spatial coordination, as three-dimensional structures are represented in two-dimensional images.
Ambidexterity characterized other hand actions, such as waving at insects and poking at objects.
Here's another study which links ambidexterity to learning disabilities.
Like the advocates of vivisection, the Butcher is adept at representing his specialist knowledge in accessible language when it suits him, and his ambidexterity implies an ability to straddle multiple discourses.
exploitation: An empirical test of the ambidexterity hypothesis", Organization Science, Vol.