Icarus factor Tendency of leaders to embark upon grandiose projects to stoke their own ego, only to fail; after the story of Icarus in Greek mythology.

ICE Involuntary career event, a euphemism for dismissal.

Idea hamster Person with a seemingly endless supply of new ideas.

Idea generation Systematic search for new product ideas in the marketplace.

Idea screening Systematic review of new products to determine their viability and market potential.

Identity management Creation and promotion of a corporate or brand identity so as to present a positive image to consumers and hide negative features or developments.

Identity theft Crime of stealing another person’s identity and financial information for personal ...

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