Category Archives: Decision Driven Innovation

Stretch the rules!

As a Hoosier, I’ve played, coached and watched my share of basketball.  Last weekend I attended 2 Big Ten tournament games and later watched two of my grandsons compete in 4 additional contests in one afternoon.  I won’t go so … Continue reading

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Let’s Manage Interactions

We are putting the finishing touches on a N-Squared Interaction Manager for our U.S. Government customer; it won’t be long until this new tool is blended into our Decision Driven® Solutions Framework.  I can write a lot about WHAT interactions … Continue reading

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Ultimately Lean Innovation

Think for a second about what the ultimately lean innovation process might look like: Attack the right problem: Use a proven criteria pattern to evaluate your portfolio of problems to solve and select the problems that will yield the greatest … Continue reading

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Be a special projects hero

Fame. We all want to live forever.  But it’s best if we do that by making a real difference in something that matters. Many successful professionals are tapped to be members of a “Special Project” team at some point in … Continue reading

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Synergy

Most folks working in business, engineering or innovation have heard of synergy and can likely muster up a shorthand definition: Greek: sun + ergos = to work together with 2 + 2 = 5 The whole is greater than the … Continue reading

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Innovate between the gates

Based on booth and lunchtime discussions, many of the attendees at the Product Development Management Association (PDMA) annual conference in Disneyland had both a passion for innovation and an acute realization of their need to efficiently manage their new product … Continue reading

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Decide your Smart City Future!

I recently attended the Smart Cities Week in Washington DC.  This outstanding conference featured a great mix of leaders from government and industry sharing their insights and solutions on how to leverage technology to transform the way city-dwellers live and … Continue reading

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