All You need to know about Roadmapping in Innovation

ITONICS

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

ITONICS

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.

Why innovation portfolios matter

RTI Innovation Advisors

Certainly companies are good at product portfolio and roadmaps, making decisions on how much to invest in older technologies, how much to invest in newer products and the roadmaps and versions that should be developed. Product roadmaps help us think through how a product will morph and add value over time, to remain valuable for customers by adding new capabilities or features. At this point in business evolution, every CEO understands the need for more innovation.

3 Warning Signs Your IT Strategy is All Wrong

MSSBTI

You are not seeing your IT strategy as a competitive advantage. Your IT strategy is no longer just a tool for back office operations, it is a key enabler to your business growth strategy and core to creating your competitive advantage.

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

Leanstack

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

Manoj Khanna

Innovation 360 Group

My experience spans across technology-enabled strategy and implementation to enable organizations (finance, banking, insurance, retail, telecom, logistics, healthcare) create value, take out cost, and develop competitive advantage. Based in the Netherlands and New York, USA.

Launching My Latest Book

Innovation in Practice

Competition for college professor roles is fierce. This book is the first roadmap for working professionals from any field who want to become a college professor, now or later. I’m thrilled to let you know my new book, So You Want to Be a Professor: How to Land Your Dream Job in Academia , just launched! If you or someone you know ever considered teaching, I hope you read this book. But first, I’d like to share why I wrote it.

Introducing Switchers

Innovation in Practice

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.

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.

Emerging Trends in the Automotive Sector

IdeaScale

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.

Introducing Switchers

Innovation in Practice

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.

Launching My Latest Book

Innovation in Practice

Competition for college professor roles is fierce. ” This book is the first roadmap for working professionals from any field who want to become a college professor, now or later.

New Publication: Strategic Service Business Development

ITONICS

Carolin Durst, Scientific Director at ITONICS, and Nadine Lumme, Senior Communications Manager at Siemens AG, have jointly published a new book chapter focusing on Strategic Service Business Development – Spotting Innovation Potentials and Ensuring Competitive Advantage.

A new cycle of innovation design

The Future Shapers

It is recognizing and then facing up to your present ‘pain points’ and the key competitive places that agility, digital understanding and translating this into outwardly facing outcomes will significantly improve your abilities to compete, in often volatile markets. Forming a strategy, roadmap and business case needs really many new considerations. We really do have this compelling need to have a new cycle of innovation design.

The Myth of the First-Mover Advantage: Why to be Smarter, Not Faster

New Market Advisors

Why would anyone want to be late to the game when you’d just have to take on an entrenched competitor who already has name recognition and a host of other competitive advantages? He is a co-author of the award-winning book Jobs to be Done: A Roadmap for Customer-Centered Innovation.

Mapping the customer journey is the top driver for digital transformation

Paul Hobcraft

Altimeter argues it is through these priorities, businesses are developing a roadmap that helps them compete for the present while building a next-generation business model to compete for the future. Organizations are struggling to understand the behaviors of the ‘connected’ customer.

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If you want your employees at the forefront of innovation, let them fly free

ideas4allinnovation

How can companies be more competitive with what they have? To be autonomous, employees should refer to the organization’s roadmap; this should stay present and not dissipate between the sea of tasks that make up their daily activities.

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

AureaWorks

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.

A Beginner’s Guide to MVP

etventure

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?

7 Things Every CEO Should Know About Their Patents

Anaqua

Those that are creative in utilizing existing data, combining internal and external data analytics, and innovate in ways to improve aligning R&D and IP with business objectives, will find opportunities for competitive advantage. by Erik Reeves, CTO of Anaqua.

Your Digital Future Begins Now

MSSBTI

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

Four Steps for the successful Implementation of a holistic Innovation Management

ITONICS

We differentiate between Innovation Management Frameworks, Trend/Technology/Startup Management Frameworks and Roadmapping Frameworks. The market launch of these innovations can then be planned and controlled using a roadmap tool.

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. their innovation portfolios and product roadmaps are full of things that simply do not matter, or that do more harm than good! Your Innovation Pipeline Is What You Feed It. Oct 20, 2015 | Anthony Mills. There was once a time, in the early part of the Twentieth Century, when companies could develop a technology, make a product out of it, and then go sell it.

Anaqua is Gaining Momentum Moving into 2018

Anaqua

Our Forward Examiner Rejections tool gives IP managers the ability to monitor when their patents are actively blocking the competition. by Bob Romeo, CEO of Anaqua. As we settle in to 2018, I wanted to reflect on what we’ve accomplished in 2017 and what we have to look forward to this year.

#CyberAware for Small to Medium Sized Business: Cybersecurity is More Than Compliance

MSSBTI

Conducting malicious acts as they try to compromise business operations, reveal intellectual property to reduce competitive advantage, or simply breach customer data. Cyber warfare is real, is here, and America is losing.

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. The roadmap doesn’t just benefit the project team or the designer.

Chief Digital Officer - To have or not to have

hackerearth

Today, companies are trying to deal with huge amounts of data, lots of tech advances, and disruptive business models in a highly competitive environment, and the thought cloud has just about burst! Digital transformation is real, today, and here to stay; there is no debate about that.

Imaginatik CEO publishes groundbreaking business book

Imaginatik

The authors share key lessons of new ecosystem-based economic models, whileproviding a pragmatic roadmap of how to execute on them. A changed competitive environment creates new rules and steps to take — as useful for start-ups as for mid-market firms and global brands.

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.

Creating Innovation Connections as the Customer Advocate

IdeaScale

As the customer advocate, you’ll need consistent habits that help you: Stay informed about customer satisfaction and the competitiveness of your offerings. But don’t rely only on them to create the future roadmap for your product or service.

2018 Patent Analysis: Patent Quality and Utility Essential to Patent Owners

Anaqua

Aligning IP with the business ensures that patent portfolios do their job of protecting their products and roadmap, providing defensive use, and making money via licensing, sales, and enforcement. By Matt Troyer, Director of Patent Analytics at Anaqua.

71 Innovation Methodologies

Open Innovation EU

Design Competitions. Roadmapping. A while ago I sat down with Machiel Wetselaar & David van Dinther to create a list of innovation methodologies for a course we’re developing.

Crowdsourcing: Bolstering Your Company’s Survival Kit

Spigit

In the competitive environment today, how quickly a company adapts to change is an advantage that’s needed to pull away from the competition. How do you adapt quickly if it’s just one person contributing to the company’s roadmap?

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? Business digital transformation, it can certainly get your pulse racing as you start looking for the nearest exit.

When Creative Destruction is the Right (or Wrong) Foundation for Innovation

New Market Advisors

And it’s the knowledge of when to focus on addition and when to focus on replacement that gives companies a competitive edge and a roadmap for growth. industry, company dynamics, competitive advantages, and so on?—?there

Is your company up for disruption? Possibly not

David Marks

Over the past decade, industries far and wide, from publishing, advertisement, music, retail, hospitality and transportation seen revenues diminish and/or potential customers flock to new competition from teenage and toddler companies like Amazon, Google, Facebook, Uber, AirBNB, Netflix and Spotify.

The only two measures that matter

David Marks

In this blog post I’ll explain how it can be applied to explaining the competitive position of companies. YKK controls the unglamorous zipper market, through a combination of superior process (quality control and competitive manufacturing) and brand power scaring away competitors.

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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. I firmly believe we are on the cusp of a new innovation era.

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What do most innovative companies have in common?

hackerearth

The increasing competition for customers, market share, and talent in almost every industry demands an innovative approach to business. Not only is innovation necessary for enhancing competitive advantage, it is a requirement for businesses to thrive as well as survive.

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Munich Re offers a real clarity to their innovating future

Paul Hobcraft

This is no finished roadmap but it does give investors and multiple stakeholders a really decent understanding of how Munich Re are managing their transformational journey.

On the Origin of Companies

David Marks

The Natural monopoly axis measures the degree of which a company is shielded from competition. New technologies, competitors, regulations and social trends have a nasty habit of diminishing competitive advantages so laboriously accumulated.

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? Business digital transformation, it can certainly get your pulse racing as you start looking for the nearest exit.

Successfully shaping Digital Transformation

ITONICS

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. The figure below highlights the benefits of network-effects for competitive advantage.