An Introduction to Strategic Roadmapping

March 11th, 2016|

Roadmapping has emerged as a best practice for aligning business functions with corporate strategy and projecting with precision into the future. But what does product [...]

Enterprise Innovation Management Solutions Landscape—Connecting the Dots

December 18th, 2015|

Sustaining profitable business growth is difficult for established enterprises in today’s networked economy. Good ideas can emerge from anywhere, and the next big competitor could even [...]

Driving Innovation from the Top Floor to the Shop Floor – Crossing the Chasm in Strategic Business Alignment

March 19th, 2014|

In today’s global economy, companies have no choice but to innovate, and to innovate more effectively. But what are the right processes and decisions to [...]

The difference between Sopheon’s Accolade and Microsoft Project Server

December 20th, 2013|

Sopheon’s Accolade innovation governance solution offers proven methods and best-practice based capabilities that enable business leaders to align strategic decision-making and innovation process execution. The [...]

Enterprise Innovation Performance: Sopheon Accolade® and Microsoft® SharePoint®

August 21st, 2013|

While at first blush it may seem that there is overlap between SharePoint and Accolade for innovation, that overlap is actually rather small.

Accolade is [...]

How to Integrate Enterprise Cost Savings with New Product Development and Innovation Programs

August 18th, 2013|

Rising raw material costs. Pricing pressure. Economic uncertainty. Profit margins squeezed. For most companies, factors such as these have made the need to drive down [...]

Overcoming Barriers to Sustainable Growth Through Innovation in Consumer Goods Markets: Making Product Portfolio Management Real

August 10th, 2013|

Product portfolio management determines the innovation investments businesses will fund—and those they won’t—in order to achieve performance goals. For consumer goods firms, these investment options [...]

The Top Ten Ways for Consumer Goods Companies to Transform the Front End of Innovation

August 9th, 2013|

Improving the front end of the innovation process enables consumer brands to dramatically increase new product success rates and profitability. This Top Ten list is [...]

Overcoming Barriers to Sustainable Market Differentiation: Turning Great Ideas Into Great Products

August 8th, 2013|

The success of idea generation efforts cannot be measured solely in terms of quantity; rather, success should be determined by the business value of the [...]