Saturday, 15 February 2003

How do patents by grants determine NPD effectiveness? Here’s how.

When is the value of Patents and patenting strategies an effect mechanism for geographic influence in a firms capability to protect intellectual property? A potential mecahinsm for determing value of products is the granting process as a signal of a products effectiveness for consultion, uptake and fuding. The Value of Patents and Patenting Strategies - Countries & Tech Geographic Patterns further describe this, and if you have the time, it’s usually free money.

Wednesday, 12 February 2003

Want serious innovation: Competence and Organization determine it all.

Never has Schumpeter been more correctly analyized than in Competence and Organization -  Two Drivers of Innovation via the models for organizational structure when properly integrated with flexibility, reactivity, risk-taking, internal communication and the establishing of a strategy, the significance of the company size decreases by half and innovation and NPD efforts go through the roof. Now turning that into ROI, that’s a whole different effort.