Daily Archives: May 21, 2015

A key best practice for productive ideation in N-of-8® groups: pre-workshop survey

I’ve been reviewing some of my best practices for N-of-8® groups. One method I use successfully to accelerate the ideation is pre-workshop interviews and surveys. Here are some details of one session a few years ago for an emergency room product. Our strategy objective was to “GET IT ON THE CART.”  So the driving questions were “how do we get it on the cart immediately post-approval?” and “how do we gain quick uptake within first 6 months?” Pre-session work This was a survey sent to meeting participants (medical, marketing, etc).  Everyone was asked to share their input for our two […]