Characterizing the portfolio enables you to create the right strategy and affect results within the first 12-24 months. This sets you up to then engage in a comprehensive deep-dive of your capabilities so you clearly understand existing challenges. Diagnosing your challenges provides the knowledge of the inner-workings of your organization no one else possesses. This equips you with valuable clarity into the needs that must be addressed to drive innovation results.
For the past 30 years, Bill has helped executives in technology-driven industries transform their competencies to deliver results. He is a highly regarded consultant, speaker, and writer on the topics of innovation strategy, product development, portfolio management, technology commercialization, and the software systems that enable innovation. Keep up with Bill's latest research and thoughts on innovation and the rising role of the Chief Innovation Officer at www.TheChiefInnovationOfficer.com.