* What is the purpose of the firm?
** How does the firm define its purpose?
** What are the areas of business that fit this definition?
* What are the overall goals  and strategy of the firm?
* Where does innovation fit in the business plan and strategic plan?
** Is it in terms of new products, services or business models?
** Is it in terms of new markets or end-user activities?
** Is it in terms of new technologies that the firm needs to fulfill its purpose?
** Any areas the firm wishes to exclude or or avoid?
* What are the goals and objectives for innovation?
** One compelling overall qualitative goal for innovation?
** Supportig general and specific qualitative goals?
** Financial objectives, including:
*** the gap innovation must fill to meet firm growth objectives?
*** the desired risk / return profile on projects
** Non-financial, quantitative objectives (competitive position, market penetration)
* What does the firm seek to leverage or develop?
** Distinctive competencies or competitive advantages
** Fit with the firm's competitive strategy
** Fit with the firm's values
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businessmodelling_public
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Sat, 25 Sep 2010 12:32:17 GMT
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dirkjan
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Sat, 25 Sep 2010 12:32:17 GMT
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dirkjan
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Business
M8
Model
Modeling
creator
dirkjan