Wednesday, 5 December 2001

Types and timing of inter-organizational communication in NPD

What does inter-organizational communication in a company during new product development intale? Gersick’s model comes with a full detailed analysis and concludes showing that specific inter-organizational communication is vital during the design process in order to maintain design objectives and to use resources appropriately. Here's how.  

Tuesday, 20 November 2001

Can a Machine Design?

Can a machine design? Ongoing research into this topic, says yes, but from the point of view of how reliant designers are with CAD and Rhino these days, fundamentally we see the nature of human design cognition with computes are an integrated whole. However there are ways Machine Design is surpassing human interaction. 

Friday, 5 October 2001

Rule Breaking in New Product Development – Crime or Necessity?

What does it mean when project managers and project members from Swedish companies delve into breaking the rules for products and services? In Rule Breaking in New Product Development – Crime or Necessity we see that breaking rules is an accepted necessity in order to realize new product development and that rules increase the risk of delay therefore strategies of rule breaking or rule modification are applied with specific frameworks to shepard design innovation and new product development efforts straight to ROI for developing firms.