When it comes to NPD, optimal results are derived from combining both Spiral Development methodologies (ex: Lean, Agile) AND Stage-Gate.
Discusses project classification and resource planning and profiling as two of three approaches of effective portfolio management.
Discusses constraint management as one of three approaches of effective portfolio management.
Three goals of effective portfolio management are value maximization, achieve portfolio balance (including short- and long-term value), having strategically.
The pendulum has swung toward Lean and Agile methodologies, sometimes casting Stage-Gate® aside. Optimal results are derived from the best of BOTH worlds as part of an integrated best practice Innovation Toolkit.