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The art of new product development

art A NPI (new product introduction) structure or methodology can help cross-functional team members follow specific steps in a coordinated way through a product development process that fits the business objectives and its culture. However, new product development is not a science; I would argue it is more of an art. Business leaders need to recognize […] Continue reading →

What is RIM’s New Product Strategy?

Last night we had an interesting exchange at TPMA about whether RIM can effectively compete in the mobile handset and tablet space for the long term. I am a staunch RIM supporter, not just because I love my Blackberry, but they are a very successful Canadian-based technology organization constantly showing strong financial results. TPMA members involved in the discussion were completely […] Continue reading →