The power of agile innovation

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Network Operating Model: How To Design, Build & Embed An Agile Operating Platform Geared For Mounting Complexity & Rapid Change…

The Future Shapers

When I overlaid my own strategic change experience and compared notes with the agile operating model approach that my team and I have developed at AllChange, I confess I struggled with some of the concepts within the book from a ‘how can it be practically applied’ point of view.

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Bringing User Centered Design to the Agile Environment

Boxes and Arrows

I had worked with SCRUM before, done training with Ken Schwaber (author 1 and co-founder of the Agile Alliance) and knew a few things from experience about how to achieve some success integrating a design team within SCRUM. Where did Agile come from?

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Seven Innovation Fundamentals for Leaders

Gregg Fraley

You will fail with: Lean, Agile, Design Thinking, TRIZ, Stage-Gate, Osborn-Parnes CPS, KILN’s FuseTrail, or a homegrown/blended framework. Domain Knowledge, understanding your area and market, deeply. The science and the technology, and, the ever-changing market and customers.

Swimming along a road in a flood of digital transformation

Paul Hobcraft

We need to create a digital transformation strategy, a clear roadmap and build the business case as it is going to be, well, umm…… transformational. Forming a strategy, roadmap and business case needs real considerations.

Connecting Innovation is the New Order of Play

Paul Hobcraft

These changes are influencing all of our worlds, allowing a very different “connecting” innovation to come into play and provide ‘greater value’ Nothing succeeds in isolation anymore, it needs fully connecting up, to bring increased value to the market and customer needs.

Innovation Lesson From Firefox Quantum

Game-Changer

Thanks for Mozilla, today there are a handful of open source browsers in the market. Let me explain, but first some context… Back in 2008, Google brought a new value proposition to the browser wars with Chrome: speed, agility and reliability.

A New Integrated Innovation Engagement System

Paul Hobcraft

While experimentation speeds the time to a viable business innovation, it does not necessarily lead immediately to the kind of large-scale growth or increased market share that are usually the barometers of performance, in the core business or in any future business potential.

Relating to the New Innovation Era

Paul Hobcraft

Innovation is advancing but most of it has been designed for a different time, the old era of stable markets, predictable solutions and having a clear sense of your competition. We need to be more agile, iterative , to be encouraged to be experimenting and exploring.

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Munich Re offers a real clarity to their innovating future

Paul Hobcraft

The mix of digital ingredients and having the approach to building a more agile, flexible and modular design approach gives a strong impression they are driving much innovation within the Insurance Industry.

Unleash Your Visual Superpower!

Boxes and Arrows

One team I’ve worked with helps bridge this gap on strategic projects by maintaining an “experience roadmap.” The roadmap is a collection of prototypes showing what each release will look like. Agile teams can lose the long term direction by focusing on small sprints.

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Chief Digital Officer - To have or not to have

hackerearth

Digital transformation is real, today, and here to stay; there is no debate about that. However, organizations across industries vary significantly in the transformation process they adopt. Of the few common practices, the one that's highly debated is the position of a Chief Digital Officer.

5 Things to Stop Doing to Enable Enterprise Innovation

Moves the Needle

The market is changing faster than ever, and an organization’s ability to move at the speed of the Internet is the only chance at surviving and thriving. The only way to truthfully predict ROI is to look at existing markets, pulling the organization back to incremental work.

Successfully shaping Digital Transformation

ITONICS

New business models are needed to consolidate or expand company’s market position. V = Velocity: Companies need to keep the pace faster and faster in the market ecosystem. E = Experimentation: Fast pace on the markets require a culture of experimentation. By Andreas Rusnjak.

Digital transformation – the need to transform our innovation approaches

Paul Hobcraft

Digital disruption is the impact of digital technologies and business models on a company’s value proposition and market position. As you chase for engagement, you seek customer experiences and this leads you to expect and look for growing market share.

How to setup an ‘innovation team’

hackerearth

This special team needs to be strategic, tactical, agile and fast. The strategy and the roadmap towards the desired innovation-driven mode are critical. The team must be capable of capturing and interpreting market and competition insights, trends and predictions.

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5 Things to stop doing to enable enterprise innovation

Moves the Needle

The market is changing faster than ever, and an organization’s ability to move at the speed of the Internet is the only chance at surviving and thriving. The only way to truthfully predict ROI is to look at existing markets, pulling the organization back to incremental work.

Digital transformation – the need to transform our innovation approaches

Paul Hobcraft

Digital disruption is the impact of digital technologies and business models on a company’s value proposition and market position. As you chase for engagement, you seek customer experiences and this leads you to expect and look for growing market share.

Warm and Fuzzy at the Front End of Innovation

Paul Hobcraft

I am not claiming ideas from outside, roadmapping, technology search, idea relating are new in themselves, it just has not been CONNECTED as it can be now – that is the new part. Many innovations emerging from this internal orientation are lacking real market and customer awareness.

Retail innovation: Trends, challenges and opportunities

hackerearth

Retail giants such as Amazon have literally eaten up thousands of stores world over, capturing considerable market share. Whether it’s changing the existing retail landscape or creating a new market like Apple did with iTunes, there has been huge upheavals in the way business is done.

Expert Interview Series: Jennifer Riggins of Happy Melly On Growing Your Brand Using Collaboration And Innovation

IdeaScale

Jennifer Riggins is the marketeer at Happy Melly , a virtual global business network dedicated to making happiness at work the new norm. One supporter collaboration that has come out of our community is the Agile Uprising which looks to build a community around the agile mindset and includes four Happy Melly members as founders. One run by Agile Coach and Supporter Josh Briggs.

Digitalen Wandel erfolgreich gestalten

ITONICS

Ausgehend von Ihren (Teil-)Strategien entwickeln Sie Geschäftsmodelloptionen, die Sie wiederum schlank und agil auf Ihre Marktfähigkeit überprüfen. How to influence customers, stay relevant, and transform your organization to move faster than the market. By Andreas Rusnjak.

7 Habits of Highly Innovative Companies

ITONICS

Nevertheless, many market participants still face the enormous challenge of figuring out the blend of all necessary elements and the right mix for a successful innovation process. Innovation.

Corporate Vision: How To Translate Strategy Into Meaningful Execution

The Future Shapers

How To Design, Build & Embed An Agile Operating Platform. Acts as a high-level roadmap, articulating what the organisation wants to become – guiding transformational initiatives by articulating strategic intent and setting a defined clear and understandable direction.

You Are Being Digitally Disrupted – Do Something About It

The Inovo Group

An AI could be assisting virtually everyone throughout your business – operations, RD&E, sales, customer relationship, marketing, manufacturing, supply chains and innovation. There is no reason and no way that a human mind can keep up with an artificial intelligence machine by 2035.

Why Corporate Entrepreneurs are Extraordinary – the Rebel Alliance

Steve Blank

We were once a scrappy, agile and feared organization with a “can-do” attitude. Everyone around you is focused on a single goal – disrupt incumbents and deliver something innovative to the market.

Designing for Harmony

Boxes and Arrows

By using these nascent user-centered design methods, they were able to meet the expanding needs of their user base and claim over 90% of the small business accounting software market. After enjoying almost total market domination, Intuit finally was beginning to face some competition.

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