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.

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How to be More Agile as Competitive Advantages Fade

New Markets 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been telling us that the traditional strategy of finding and exploiting a sustainable competitive advantage is becoming outdated.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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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.

Measuring Innovation Performance

competitive advantage or be a USP, is what drives every organization. roadmaps and another 9 hacks resulting in process improvements. Measuring innovation performance Our innovation campaigns prove that there is a way to. measure innovation performance. INTRODUCTION Constantly ?nding

Increasing innovation focus on the end-user segments within the energy transition story

Paul Hobcraft

There is a compelling need to design a roadmap for changing the energy system in nearly all cases. Each energy roadmap needs to build a business case, one that starts by asking where are the efficiency increases going to come from to pay for any change? Source of visual used: [link].

Why innovation portfolios matter

Jeffrey Phillips

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.

The Anaqua Difference


Our customer-centric approach along with our deep software integration define Anaqua’s roadmap and, ultimately, are what differentiate us from others in the industry. Simply put, if it is not in our clients’ best interest, then it is not in our product roadmap.

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.

3 Warning Signs Your IT Strategy is All Wrong


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.

Are You Doing Agile Right?


The Agile Innovation Process is a methodology for continually improving and adapting to competitive and consumer conditions in the marketplace. The key businesses processes that need to be developed ahead of implementing an agile innovation process of this kind are 1) some kind of roadmap or plan for innovation 2) definition of roles and responsibilities of team members.

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New Publication: Strategic Service Business Development


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.

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.

“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

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.

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.

How much is innovation costing your organization?

Innovation 360 Group

Ultimately, the market evolved to support a declining price based on competitive price pressures, and that is good for everyone. Recapture your innovation investments. Three actions you can take to improve your innovation ROI.

Confusion or Diffusion in Energy Transition?

Paul Hobcraft

We lack any clear roadmaps or commitments from industry sectors, governments, or institutional framework. Following on from my recent post, “ Managing Energy Transition through Innovation ,” let me build out the innovation argument further.

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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PESTLED360: Iron Out Key Driving Forces in Your Current Environment and Anticipate Future Ones

Innovation 360 Group

Do you have a roadmap for its short- and longer-term implications? This could for instance be future competitors or collaborators and the force could be competition from new entrants.

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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The Role of Data in a successful digital transformation journey


In the emerging digital economy, companies are compelled to generate insights that are forward-looking and progressive to stay in the competition. Clearly, leading organizations will be using data and analytics to gain a competitive edge.

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


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.

Levelling the playing field. Potentially the biggest challenge to your Digital Transformation in a generation.

The Future Shapers

The most powerful companies in the world constitutes digital platforms and governments are now looking to understand how best to curb the market consolidation of power and to stimulate further digital competition and innovation.

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.

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 USPTO Patent Statistics: Breaking the Trend


This includes ensuring that patent portfolios are performing and protecting their business’ products and roadmap, providing defensive use, and making money via licensing, sales, and enforcement. Khyle Eaton, Product Manager of Business Intelligence at Anaqua.

Four Steps for the successful Implementation of a holistic Innovation Management


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.

7 Things Every CEO Should Know About Their Patents


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.

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.

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

New Markets 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.

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.

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.

Anaqua is Gaining Momentum Moving into 2018


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.

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


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

The 2020 CIO: Predictions and Insights


and competitiveness. The modern CIOs will have to create his place in the C-suite by being able to determine the right technology roadmap to create improved and innovative new business models. Digitalization has been a game-changer for CIOs.

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.

Creating Innovation Connections as the Customer Advocate


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.

Imaginatik CEO publishes groundbreaking business book


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.

Chief Digital Officer - To have or not to have


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.

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.