Ever wondered how you can get an audience to understand and experience the importance of being focused? Then try the "GET IT ALL DONE NOW" Game... an insightful 15 minute workshop exercise that can change the way people think and work by unleashing a core LEAN principle of limiting WIP.
I started out in IT then moved into Project Management for the first 10 years of my career. I then had the opportunity to work in Navman and I fell in love with hi-tech product development. Since then I worked for a number of other hi-tech companies helping them bring world leading products to market.
We are experiencing a period of unprecedented change … Some are calling it “The Great Acceleration” or the “4th Industrial Age”. In fact, we’ve probably experienced more change as a species in the last 35 years than the entire accumulated history of humanity and it’s getting faster.
Colart's recap video for VentureUp 2017.
For the last few weeks, I've had the opportunity to mentor a very talented team of young people through VentureUp - a six-week entrepreneurship programme for students.
One of the world's leading thinkers and consultants on innovation, Langdon Morris from InnovationLabs LLC, has pulled together a very interesting glossary of concepts and new terms during the process of writing his new book Foresight and Extreme Creativity.
Spidertracks, a startup who tracks aircraft locations in real time will be speaking at the next Product Development & Management Association NZ event on 12th October.
Our own David Stokes is speaking at Auckland's next Product Management Meetup, "Roadmaps In Action," on September 26th.
Why the hell do we use a process for innovation? Isn't that the worst idea ever?! No, and let me tell you why.
The speakers and event schedule for Spark Lab's National Tour have just been announced, with Colart speaking in both Tauranga and Wellington.