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Category Archives: Uncertainty

Exploratory PD and Business Fit Framework Discussion at SWE Conference

Drotar and Morrissey will be discussing their innovative approach to developing products, called Exploratory PD® (ExPD) at the SWE Conference in Milwaukee WI.  ExPD is vastly different from the traditional phased and gated approach to developing products. An ExPD pilot was conducted at a division of a Fortune 500 company, and the VP of Engineering…
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Planning for an Uncertain Future: 8 steps in Scenario Planning

A recent article in MIT Sloan Management Review, “Using Scenario Planning to Reshape Strategy,”[i] indicated a resurgence of scenario planning that initially gained recognition in the 1960s and 70s. Royal Dutch/Shell has been the ‘poster child’ of success using scenario planning to address the instability and uncertainty during the 1973 oil crisis. I was fortunate…
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