• In Product Development, Let Your Customers Define...
    HBR - May 9
    In an era of high-stakes innovation, there is no clearer illustration of how to develop new products the right way (and the wrong way) than a tale of two car companies. The first company is Porsche, which in the early... Read »
    1 year ago
  • When It Comes To Digital Innovation, Less Action,...
    HBR - Jan 21
    A few years ago, we had an idea for a new business opportunity. One of our colleagues owned a restaurant and was complaining about the amount of money he lost because expensive bottles of liquor often went missing (the... Read »
    3 years ago
  • Bring Agile To The Whole Organization
    HBR - Nov 14
    Software has eaten the world. And as it continues to consume new and diverse industries it’s transforming the way business is done. We are all in the “software business” now, regardless of the product or service we... Read »
    3 years ago
  • How To Turn Good Ideas Into Great Products
    CEO.com - Jun 3
    Ideas: Everyone has them. Few act on them. Even fewer make money from them. Want to turn an idea into a real business? Here's an overview of the process from Stephen Key, the author of One Simple Idea for Startups and... Read »
    3 years ago
  • Six Myths Of Product Development
    HBR - May 8
    Product development misconceptions and ways to overcome the problems they create. Read »
    5 years ago
  • McDonalds: When Product Development Goes Wrong
    Business Insider - Aug 30
    New product development always has a level of risk attached to it, and for fast food companies like McDonald's, the pace of the business requires the constant creation of new menu items. Read »
    6 years ago
  • Fail Early, Fail Fast, Fail Often
    Fast Code Design - Jun 6
    Wanna create a great product? Fail early, fail fast, fail often. Prototyping is underutilized in product development. And you don't need specialized knowledge to develop them. Read »
    6 years ago
  • Engagement Platforms Must Enable Co-creation
    HBR - Mar 9
    There is a major trend in the design of physical products. It is the gradual opening up of the lab and the engineering department to co-creation with customers and other parties. Read »
    6 years ago
  • Make Customers Your R&D Experts
    Entrepreneur - May 18
    These entrepreneurs went straight to the source for feedback on product development... Read »
    7 years ago
  • The New Practice of Global Product Development
    MITSloan - Jul 1
    New empirical frameworks may help unlock practices with which managers can deploy well-coordinated global product development strategies. Read »
    11 years ago
  • The Future of Product Development
    McKinsey Quarterly - Aug 4
    By focusing on better information management rather than processes, companies can dramatically boost their product-development performance. Read »
    14 years ago
  • Calculated Risk: A Framework for Evaluating Product...
    MITSloan - Jul 15
    The NPVR framework creates a net present value that considers the impacts of product portfolio, user needs and technical and marketing risks. Read »
    15 years ago