Recommended read for all leadership and management. According to this advice, you cannot get “there from here” without the steps and intelligence shown.
Excerpt: To sum up, a strategic intelligence capability can and should be an essential element of your innovation program. To establish this capability, you will want to consider four key things:
How will you architect or build the intelligence platform, i.e., what are the specific content components, who are the key stakeholders and what are their needs, and how will you get out of the gate (I recommend starting with a pilot program).
Getting the right people involved to manage the platform over time (the project management approach and plan).
A well thought out approach to managing the flow of information, including people, process and technologies.
How you will measure success, which may be a combination of qualitative and quantitative metrics.
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