All You need to know about Roadmapping in Innovation


Roadmapping has been used in industry for a while and recently has been extensively scientifically analyzed and further developed. Thus, it’s essential to actively use robust methods such as roadmapping – to stay ahead of the competition. Technology Roadmap.

All You need to know about Roadmapping in Innovation


Roadmapping has been used in industry for a while and recently has been extensively scientifically analyzed and further developed. Thus, it’s essential to actively use robust methods such as roadmapping – to stay ahead of the competition. Product and Innovation Roadmap.

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. Was their size and rapid growth diluting their design-driven culture?

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How to be More Agile as Competitive Advantages Fade

New Market Advisors

For years, Columbia Business School professor Rita McGrath has been telling us that the traditional strategy of finding and exploiting a sustainable competitive advantage is becoming outdated. The world is evolving too quickly for competitive advantages to last for a meaningful amount of time.

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Measuring Innovation Performance

competitive advantage or be a USP, is what drives every organization. To design good. a design and product innovation. ?rm, With a well-designed innovation contest such as a hackathon, a company can take. roadmaps and another 9 hacks resulting in process improvements.

“Lean Startup, or Business Model Design, or Design Thinking?” is the Wrong Question


And companies that continuously outlearn their competition win. June 14, 2016 - GOLEAN Meta-process - Customer Factory Blueprint - Traction Roadmap - LEAN Sprints Continuous Innovation Framework 3.0?—?June

Your Future Lies in Occupying the Innovation Job and Using the Skills it Provides

Paul Hobcraft

First, we have to recognize Human capital is still the most crucial asset of any business—in fact, even in an age of ubiquitous technology, it is human skills, creativity, and capability that will form the competitive edge for any organization. We need to build our personal roadmap.

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Connecting Innovation is the New Order of Play

Paul Hobcraft

We are increasingly recognizing all the different collaborative tools increasingly at our disposal We are exploring both platforms and forming ecosystems to radically alter the competitive edge previously seen to reside inside the single company.

What the digital transformation trend means for technology resellers

The Future Shapers

Work with each of the relevant stakeholders involved, to discuss factors such as resources, budget, and capabilities to develop a realistic roadmap for the changes that should be implemented. The penultimate stage requires taking the above roadmap and commencing the implantation process.

Bringing User Centered Design to the Agile Environment

Boxes and Arrows

I built a team with a dedicated user researcher; information architect; interaction and visual designers and we even made a guerilla usability lab and had regular test sessions. This required the design team to work a “Sprint&# (month long iteration) ahead of the development team.

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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.

Mapping the customer journey is the top driver for digital transformation

Paul Hobcraft

Despite all of this, just 20% of digital transformation leaders are studying the mobile customer journey and/or designing for real-time micro-moments in addition to customer journey work. Organizations are struggling to understand the behaviors of the ‘connected’ customer.

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Relating to the New Innovation Era

Paul Hobcraft

When you step back and recognize all the different advancements we have making in designing tools and frameworks, in understanding innovation, it holds promise. Can we go that route in our organization design? So going a step further in my own design within this new innovation era.

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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.

Confusion or Diffusion in Energy Transition?

Paul Hobcraft

We lack any clear roadmaps or commitments from industry sectors, governments, or institutional framework. Yes, this is true, but it is the higher call we all need to hear, the one that innovation provides the compelling system design to make the change.

Are You Doing Agile Right?


Still, concepts like agile design and agile software development have taken over the popular zeitgeist recently, and businesses are looking for ways to develop the agile mindset at every possible opportunity. Agile is a way of thinking which revolves around the idea of designing a product, solution or service quickly in order to get feedback from customers. What is the Agile Innovation Process, and what are best practices, tools and online templates for teams and organizations?

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Emerging Trends in the Automotive Sector


Perhaps no industry has been as proprietary about their intellectual property as the automotive sector where their product development is their competitive edge. However, no matter what automotive company you work for, there are some emerging trends that will impact your roadmap.

Unleash Your Visual Superpower!

Boxes and Arrows

From start-ups to banks, design has never been more central to business. Yet at conference after conference, I meet designers at firms talking about their struggle for influence. Why is that fabled “seat at the table” so hard to find, and how can designers get a chair?

Capabilities and Leadership Close the Skills Gap in Manufacturing

Innovation 360 Group

Global manufacturing executives rank “skilled talent” as their #1 competitive differentiator. We use these as benchmarks to identify gaps and develop a roadmap for each organization. These are not just competitive advantages.

Introducing Switchers

Innovation in Practice

Resumes and job boards were designed with traditional applicants in mind. Switchers provides a step-by-step guide, chock-full of actionable tips and useful tools, that empower readers to figure out their next move and draw a roadmap for how to get there. Negotiate a competitive compensation package—even as a “newbie” to the field. I am excited to announce a new book that was just released by my friend and colleague, Dawn Graham.

71 Innovation Methodologies

Open Innovation EU

Human-Centered Design (IDEO). Updated Model of Design Thinking. Design Thinking Process (Stanford). Design Competitions. Roadmapping. Design for Six Sigma (Idov). Experience Design Process (Armano). Value Proposition Design (Osterwalder).

A Beginner’s Guide to MVP


When you join a roadmap meeting and you hear people talking about the “MVP”, you better make sure they are actually talking basketball before you throw in your favorite Michael Jordan story. What is an MVP? Why is it important for your business?

2019 Annual Report: A Look Back and What’s Ahead


Namely, to encourage a usage rate that is higher than what would be economically feasible under the old model – creating the basis for differentiated competitive advantage for our customers. Without constant innovation, the shelf-life of competitive advantage is a decade or less.

Your Digital Future Begins Now


Design. At MSS, we boil them down to: Digital Strategy & Technology Roadmap. The digital future for your company is right now.

Creating Innovation Connections as the Customer Advocate


Bezos took a strong stand that the company must not create a business strategy designed only to protect their existing business when their customers clearly wanted something else. But don’t rely only on them to create the future roadmap for your product or service.

12 Technology Categories That Will Transform Careers

Daniel Burrus

This method is currently being used by many Fortune 500 companies, including IBM, Deloitte, and Pratt & Whitney to name a few, as well as the Pentagon to provide an accurate roadmap of the opportunities that are ahead. By providing an accurate roadmap for anyone who wishes to increase their personal career relevancy in a world of transformative change, you can make career and education decisions with confidence.

Your Innovation Pipeline Is What You Feed It

Legacy Innovation Group

After World War II, competition, especially global competition, entered markets, and with it, many more choices. This is almost "anti–strategic"⃜ their innovation portfolios and product roadmaps are full of things that simply do not matter, or that do more harm than good!

Digital Transformation: The Why, What & How For Transformational Leaders…

The Future Shapers

The very nature of how we do business today is transforming; the new enabled technologies coming off the conveyor belt at an ever increasing pace are making business more fluid, accelerated, hazardous, competitive and connected (both locally and globally).

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Digital transformation – the need to transform our innovation approaches

Paul Hobcraft

We need to ask can this lead to disruption, ours and others for competitive advantage? These insights are captured in Zara stores around the world and reviewed by-product designers at corporate headquarters.

Digital transformation – the need to transform our innovation approaches

Paul Hobcraft

We need to ask can this lead to disruption, ours and others for competitive advantage? These insights are captured in Zara stores around the world and reviewed by-product designers at corporate headquarters.

How do you harmonise and accelerate innovation in corporate organisations?


As you survey your company landscape, you may see that a variety of well-intentioned teams such as “Lean Startup,” “Design Thinking,” or “Crowdsourcing” are within pockets, preaching practices. It’s rare that a company can operate a model based on employee crowdsourcing and customer empathy along with one focused on functional specialists deploying technology roadmaps. Build, manage against, and update a development roadmap.

Everything you need to know about innovation management software


Well-designed innovation management software is expected to fix these issues. roadmapping, portfolio management, idea management). Is a product/portfolio roadmap chalked out for the future?

Getting Started with Innovation Management


Innovation Management involves all activities that provide the right conditions for innovation to repeatedly deliver value for customers, competitive advantage and growth for the business as well as benefits for employees and all other stakeholders. It provides a coherent view of the system design, linkages between different elements, the current and future state. Step 4: Design all the system elements. What is Innovation Management?

Successfully shaping Digital Transformation


The way how new business models evolve depends to a large extent on how companies adapt their established value-added processes and structures to environmental changes and on how they face competition. Evaluate, Plan, Design, Optimize, and into the three disciplines. By Andreas Rusnjak.

Five Steps for Creating Customer Journey Maps You Can Actually Use

New Market Advisors

They don’t necessarily see all the nuances that a brand sees as differentiating itself, they don’t define the competitive set in the same way, and they don’t care at all about how your back-end operations work to deliver the end product they see.

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