Building Excellence in the Fuzzy Front-End

frankmattes Advisory, Thought Leadership

This is the third post in our series about what we call the Corporate Innovation ProblemTM and how to go about solving it. We started the series by spelling out the problems in corporate innovation here. Despite large and growing investments into innovation, the results remain disappointing. The overall process of innovation spans the chain of activities from discovering insights into valuable …

What Digital Transformation really means: Participate in our Peer Group study

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Digital Transformation has become a hot business topic. While executives need answers to prevent an expensive miss-fire, the Digital narrative is stuck in buzzword territory. Much has been written on the “WHY?” of Digital Transformation. The missing part of this story is the “WHAT?” and “HOW?” of Digital Transformation. High-level statistics show the state of thinking, however they are short on actionable insights. …

Innovation Management and the CIP: The process perspective

frankmattes Thought Leadership

This is the second post in our series about what we call the “Corporate Innovation problem” and how to solve it. The series started with our overview of the problem, here. In this article we examine the chain of events within innovation management from the process perspective. The Ideas to Value Chain The overall process of innovation spans the chain …