Creating Product Line Roadmaps

Innovation Excellence

A roadmap is a valuable collaboration and planning tool for product teams and organizations. This begs the question of how roadmaps should be created for product lines. Innovation Innovation Management Product Management product managers Roadmapping

How to Make Product Roadmaps not Dangerous

Innovation Excellence

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Creating Product Roadmaps

Innovation Excellence

Not knowing which road to take may be enjoyable for a spirited spontaneous road trip with friends, motoring to unexpected destinations. While this may be the makings of an exciting weekend, it is an unsettling notion when applied to innovation, product management, and business in general.

4 Things to Think About When Creating Your Innovation Roadmap

InnovationManagement

Life Cycle Processes challenge change management evaluate goals innovation planning innovation process innovation program processes roadblocks roadmap workflowThis time of year is full of meetings with leadership and teams in order to help them prepare for the year ahead.

Creating the "Right" Product Roadmap With Data

Speaker: Sunil Parekh, Head of Product Management, SimplyInsured

How do you use that data to create a product roadmap that is aligned with your organization’s business objectives? In this session, you will learn: How to analyze information from multiple sources to determine what should be included on a product roadmap.

Innovation Roadmap 2015: Tips for Better Ideas

Information Playground

  One of John's call to actions was as follows: "Submit ideas" John was referring to EMC's annual Innovation Roadmap contest in which employees worldwide submit ideas against corporate challenges.

How to Incorporate Client Feedback into Your Product Roadmap and Plan for Iteration

Accept360

Top companies use client feedback as a roadmap to complete a project on time. The post How to Incorporate Client Feedback into Your Product Roadmap and Plan for Iteration appeared first on Accept Software.

The Innovator’s Journey – A roadmap for turning ideas into successful innovations

Be-novative

The post The Innovator’s Journey – A roadmap for turning ideas into successful innovations appeared first on Be-novative Blog. How does one start their own Innovator’s Journey? At Be-novative, we believe every organization can be innovative and every person creative. Yet some companies and individuals are instinctively innovative – coming up with great ideas and implementing them at break-neck speeds. How do they do it?

Corporate Startup Partnerships 101 | Collective Campus

Collective Campus

A roadmap to effectively partnering with startups

Innovation Is Combination

Digital Tonto

Related posts: An Innovation Roadmap. If you want to innovate, don’t sit around waiting for a great epiphany, look for what you can combine to create something truly new and powerful. Innovation Is. [[ This is a content summary only.

4 Timeless Books to Help You Put a Dent in the World

Innovation Excellence

These books provide a roadmap and a compass that will forever change the way you look at entrepreneurism, innovation, marketing, and change. Some people learn entrepreneurship from their family business; others learn it by studying entrepreneurship in school. I did neither.

Big Data: How To Know If Your Organization Is Ready

Faisal Hoque

Use this 7-step maturity model to find your organization’s current state, and then use it to define your roadmap for big data implementation. The post Big Data: How To Know If Your Organization Is Ready appeared first on Faisal Hoque :: Entrepreneur | Author.

Achieving Operational Excellence With AI And Machine Learning

Faisal Hoque

A presentation on the fundamentals, roadmap, and capabilities needed for business transformation at the Nextea Innovation Gate Seminar in Milano, Italy.

Why innovation portfolios matter

OVO Innovation

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.

Connecting Innovation is the New Order of Play

Paul Hobcraft

My opening roadmap for our individual future design is built on connecting and collaborating. Exploring innovation through more facilitated conversations and investigation, designing pathways, roadmaps, blueprints and recognizing pattern recognition.

Crossing the Chasm Lessons for New and Experienced Software Product Managers

Innovation Excellence

These include knowledge of product management processes, skills leading teams, creating product roadmaps, managing portfolios, applying Lean Startup, performing Customer Discovery, managing development with SCRUM, and much more.

Partnerships: Corporates are from Venus, Startups are from Mars | Collective Campus

Collective Campus

What’s really lacking is a roadmap on how to work with startups Corporate startup partnerships represent a massive clash of cultures. There are countless platforms that corporates can leverage to connect with startups such as Crunchbase, Angelist, Startup List and Gust. Add to this meet-ups, pitch nights, conferences, blogs and social media all making it easier than ever to identify and connect with startups doing compelling things in your industry or adjacent industries.

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.

Emerging Trends in the Automotive Sector

IdeaScale

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

Corporates are from Venus, Startups are from Mars | Collective Campus

Collective Campus

What’s really lacking is a roadmap on how to work with startups Corporate startup partnerships represent a massive clash of cultures. There are countless platforms that corporates can leverage to connect with startups such as Crunchbase, Angelist, Startup List and Gust. Add to this meet-ups, pitch nights, conferences, blogs and social media all making it easier than ever to identify and connect with startups doing compelling things in your industry or adjacent industries.

A New Integrated Innovation Engagement System

Paul Hobcraft

I have written extensively, certainly over the past eighteen months, about our need to take innovation into a new era, designed for today and tomorrow’s “fit for purpose” Below you will see my view of how I see this sketched out, as my suggested concept outline. Does it make sense?

Unleashing Innovation Within Your Company

Imaginatik

For example: • How are you building your roadmap to accommodate your new products or services? Is innovation embedded into every thread of your company? Or is innovation still something that is truly yet to be realized?

Customer driven innovation at Ricoh

Innovation Excellence

I met with Mike at Barcelona Innovation summit, and was impressed by the presentation he delivered on customer driven innovation, and how Ricoh unfolds various ways to involve customers in its product roadmap. Mike Irvine is the leader of Ricoh’s European Technology Centre. His team is responsible for bridging the gap between Customers business needs and the Ricoh engineering and development teams.

Customer driven innovation at Ricoh, with Mike Irvine

Rapid Innovation in digital time

I met with Mike at Barcelona Innovation summit, and was impressed by the presentation he delivered on customer driven innovation, and how Ricoh unfolds various ways to involve customers in its product roadmap. Mike Irvine is the leader of Ricoh’s European Technology Centre. His team is responsible for bridging the gap between Customers business needs and the Ricoh engineering and development teams.

Al-Hasan Al-Shaibani

Innovation 360

Proficient in business and IT consulting service lines like Quality Assurance, Project Management & Supervision, Diagnostic Review & Opportunity Assessment, Software Selection & Implementation, Business Process Reengineering & Development of Human Resources, Supporting Functions, Policies & Procedures, Business Development & Sales Action Plans and Strategy Roadmaps. Based in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Innovation Lesson From Firefox Quantum

Game-Changer

For you, this means you have to understand technological evolution by creating a technology and market roadmap. I’ve been a loyal Firefox user since version 0.4, back when an open source browser was a novelty.

Corporate Innovation: How To Build A Startup Within A Company

Rocketspace

People say, 'he's not following the rules or he's not following the roadmap that we've already agreed on for the year.". Dan Gudema has always fancied himself as more of an entrepreneur than a mid-level executive, but for most of his career he was the latter, working at several large telecom companies. Over the years he tried to push innovation and create startup-like teams within the larger business, but, not surprisingly, some of those efforts were met with resistance.

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.

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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Design Thinking for the Greater Good: Innovation in the Social Sector

Innovation in Practice

Facing especially wicked problems, social sector organizations are searching for powerful new methods to understand and address them. Design Thinking for the Greater Good goes in depth on both the how of using new tools and the why.

Let’s meet in Copenhagen!

ITONICS

Balance the risk: Connect the dots in innovation roadmapping. From November 7-9, you can find ITONICS as an exhibitor at the world’s largest gathering of innovation executives from large multinational firms: the Innovation Roundtable Summit 2017. Drop by for a chat and watch the thrilling keynote “Innovate or Die – A systematic approach to innovation”.

Seven Innovation Fundamentals for Leaders

Gregg Fraley

If you want to kick start an innovation program, get in touch, I can give you a roadmap and help you adapt it to your context. Innovation Fundamentals for Leaders. First of Seven Blogs. Invest in Frameworks, But First, Establish a Culture Where Innovation Thrives.

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?

Companies betting big on open innovation

hackerearth

Check out how the idea generation and project roadmaps here.). “Open innovation is the use of purposive inflows and outflows of knowledge to accelerate internal innovation, and expand the markets for external use of innovation, respectively.

Get Real About Your Company’s Future

The Inovo Group

At the time, there were no widely recognized market research reports, customer insights, or technology roadmaps (except perhaps inside Apple) that projected what the world might conceivably look like in 2017. Technology roadmapping?

Designing at an Innovation Management Company

IdeaScale

This insight highlighted areas of weakness in our current product, and heavily influenced our roadmap moving forward. Can we look at our roadmap and answer: Why us, why now, why this?

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Munir Khawaja

Innovation 360

He has helped organisations discover path-breaking strategies and embed turnaround roadmaps by shaping, defining and leading complex integrated initiatives. Background: Graduated in Computer Science, Munir is a Senior Innovational Transformation consultant with over 17 years of experience within the UK and Middle East covering Healthcare, Energy, Finance and Govt sector advisory.

Innovation needs Time, Talent and Temperment

OVO Innovation

Even passionate people need to have guidance, and can work more effectively if they have a roadmap and a defined end goal. Invest in defining what a successful innovation roadmap looks like, and here's a hint. I'm about to leave for a well-deserved vacation, but I wanted to leave you, gentle readers, with a parting shot to contemplate before I go.

Everything you need to know about innovation management software

hackerearth

roadmapping, portfolio management, idea management). Is a product/portfolio roadmap chalked out for the future?