The Collaborative Design Process and Decision Engineering

The Collaborative Design Process and Decision Engineering

The intellectual high ground in business decision making is held by a handful of organizations: The Economist Intelligence Unit, Harvard Business Review, McKinsey Global Institute, and Strategy+Business. I think Rich Karlgaard, the publisher of Forbes, is also a...

Design of the C5 Corvette: A Product Planning Tutorial

In January, the General Motors Corvette and Silverado Pickup truck were named North American car and truck of the year. GM has come a long way in the last twenty years. Twenty years ago the General Motors’ product development process was a mess. The  GM...

Decision Coaching 3.0: What is the deliverable?

What is it that decision consultants and coaches provide decision makers? Why do they give us their attention and energy? What do they get in return?  What do we deliver? Here’s how Jack Kloeber answers the question in a recent issue of the Decision Analysis...

Decision Coaching 3.0: How do you change a culture?

The consulting firm Booz Allen Hamilton has published a wonderful collection of articles on culture titled, “Don’t Blame Your Culture: Instead, make the most of it for raising your company’s performance.“  Jon Katzenbach is one of the leading...