Assignment: Apple Watch: Managing Innovation Resistance
After your analysis of the case, prepare a response to the following questions:
1) Which innovation characteristics could Apple leverage to manage resistance to future generations of Apple Watch?
2) Discuss the role of propagation mechanisms in reducing resistance to Apple Watch?
3) What are the consumer characteristics that Apple needs to influence to overcome consumer resistance to its smartwatch?
4) Discuss the barriers and sources of active and passive innovation resistance in the context of Apple Watch.
5) Discuss various consumer segments that arise from variation in resistance.
Format your assignment according to the following formatting requirements:
1. The answer should be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides.
2. The response also include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student's name, the course title, and the date. The cover page is not included in the required page length.
3. Also Include a reference page. The Citations and references should follow APA format. The reference page is not included in the required page length.