Whitepapers

Why Product Development is Different in a Lean Start-up

The lean start-up movement has been based on a single insight – that the purpose of a start-up is to discover a business model that wor...
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What Every VC Needs to Know About Product Development

You have just invested in a new startup. Like most startups you invest in, they are going to disrupt the industry with their new product....
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Top 10 Reasons Why Product Development Projects Fail

The sole purpose of product development is to generate a positive return on investment. Consequently, it is interesting to note that more...
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Product Development in a Small Company

Introduction

The technology explosion of the early 80s created a plethora of niche market technology businesses. These businesses ...
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Keys to Successful Product Development

You want to see your product succeed. You want to see your company succeed. In order for that to happen, you also have to succeed at prod...
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Invention versus Engineering

Have you ever wondered why some product development projects run like clockwork and others are train wrecks? One reason some projects suc...
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What Every Contract Manufacturer Needs to Know About Product Development

In the landmark HBR article The Four Things a Service Business Must Get Right, by Frances X. Frei, the author contrasts a product busines...
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