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Final stretch of the course

Starting in late January we are now near the end of the IM74 course. For those students taking the credit bearing version the final assignment, as well as information about the Webinar (June 4th) is available in Module 5 – Project work.    

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Idea assesment, module 4.

2018-05-14 | Dimitris Porichis

Idea assessment is the most critical phase of the procedure, since the idea assessors have to make a decision which products / services are “good enough” and the “best” to implement. Within my...

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Going through all the ideas and having to asses them and rate them was quite challenging at the beginning. I have to admit that there were quite a few challenges that I had to face. First of I wasn’...

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Assessment – the struggle to do it the right way

2018-05-08 | Karin Echeverri

It is indeed a challenge to assess ideas. Within this modules’ assignment, I struggled for a long time with the methodology; would I use intuition (system 1) or rationality (system 2)? Both methods ...

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Idea screening

2018-05-08 | Bo Femtvik

I have screened and rated ten ideas, listed below with comments. Most ideas are of a soft nature and not really business oriented. Hence, criterias as strategic fit and profitability are not totally r...

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Idea Screening

2018-05-08 | F Romano

Referring to my job experience, there could be some examples when screening ideas. We found it hard to arrive to a solution which everyone would agree. The process is not that easy. Everyone gives own...

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My process for idea assessment

2018-05-08 | Kristin Lilieqvist

Since there are so many ideas, the first step was to decide what ideas to assess. My initial thought was to just read every 3rd or fourth idea, but since I was so fond of my own ideas, I couldn’t he...

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Idea Screening – Intuition Defined

2018-05-07 | Michael Erneland

I find it problematic, with the definition of Intuition and how that is used. Let’s therefore start with the definition of Intuition. It was convenient to use Google’s definition, and let&...

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#im74 : Idea refinement and assessment reflection

2018-05-07 | Azhar Nawaz

For idea generators, the simple bullet points of Idea description, realization, need fulfillment and uniqueness are a structured way of writing down one’s thoughts on new idea. Some time (if not...

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Idea Screening

2018-05-06 | Mark Gonzalez

Having a Latin background, I tend to rely on System 1 more so than System 2 for my screening process. In particular, I try to quickly identify challenges and barriers to the idea, sometimes more based...

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