Organizations that focus on short-term, bottom-line oriented thinking create pressures on management and staff that diminish the focus on the longer-term, innovation process. This constant examination of quarter by quarter results versus longer-term planning creates a culture that is not supportive of innovation. It tends to increase the emphasis on sustaining existing products and services.
Business Improvement Architects will take your management team through a process to develop your strategy for innovation. This critical step in the innovation journey will ensure your goals for innovation are clear. It will include:
- Developing the goal and expected outcomes for this innovation journey.
- Identifying the key strategies required to reach this goal including: