V1.5: Redesign, the bastard cousin of product design

V1.5s–product redesigns typically aimed at cost reduction, bug fixes, supply chain optimization, and / or manufacturabilty improvements–have none of the glamour of their high-bred cousin, the V1.0 new product design, or even their favored step-sibling the much touted Widget2.  Often a V1.5 redesign is transparent to the end user, or
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Building a world-class productization team

I’ve (been) volunteered to lead a workshop for the Rockies Venture Club’s Investor Pitch Academy focused on “Understanding Team Building Dynamics for Business Growth” in February (see https://netforum.avectra.com/eWeb/DynamicPage.aspx?Site=RVC&WebCode=InvestorPitchAcademy).  Would not have been my first choice on topics to talk about but I’ve been helping pull the whole Investor Pitch Academy
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Productizing for dollars (or RMB or kronar or…)

It’s shockingly easy for guys like me to get up on our virtual soapboxes and basically say, “You gotta do the right thing.”  Let’s face it—we all want to take the high road; we all thinkthat we do take that road more times than not.  So wanna be blog-meisters like
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