Learning Culture Part II: How to Get the Best Out of Everyone

Learning Culture Part II: How to Get the Best Out of Everyone

A successful leader makes sure their teammates are capable in their position and clear on their mission.

Tristan Kromer
10 minute read
Paper Prototyping: How TenTune Harnessed the Power of the Pencil

Paper Prototyping: How TenTune Harnessed the Power of the Pencil

A case study on how two entrepreneurs went from idea to MVP without writing a single line of code.

Tristan Kromer
10 minute read
Innovation Metrics – What Should Innovation Programs Measure?

Innovation Metrics – What Should Innovation Programs Measure?

If you want your innovation program to be successful, you have to articulate clear objectives in advance, and then align them with your metrics.

Tristan Kromer
9 minute read
Innovation Portfolio Management – Principles Before Tools

Innovation Portfolio Management – Principles Before Tools

Don’t get buried in the tools and platforms — know how your resources, time frames, risks, and options work together to create a viable innovation portfolio map.

Tristan Kromer
11 minute read
Our New Lean Template (and Why You Shouldn’t Use It)

Our New Lean Template (and Why You Shouldn’t Use It)

Every company is different and requires a unique business model. Our Lean Experiment template can give you something solid to build yours on.

Tristan Kromer
10 minute read
Sprint Retrospective Ideas – Go with the Power of Retrospectives

Sprint Retrospective Ideas – Go with the Power of Retrospectives

How to use retrospectives so your entire team can get the most out of your experiments.

Tristan Kromer
8 minute read
Fear and the Innovation Sandbox, Part 1

Fear and the Innovation Sandbox, Part 1

Fear of failure is perfectly natural, but if we let it define our business decisions, we can’t truly call ourselves innovators. What we need is a safe place to fail.

Tristan Kromer
7 minute read
Elmo Acronym – The Majesty of Elmo

Elmo Acronym – The Majesty of Elmo

The Kromatic team has found a delightful and innovative way to make meetings more efficient.

Tristan Kromer
2 minute read
How Asking Works: A Crash Course in Customer Discovery Questions

How Asking Works: A Crash Course in Customer Discovery Questions

Interviewing strangers is a science as much as an art. Learning how questions actually work can give you fresh insight into the customer discovery process.

Tristan Kromer
7 minute read
What a Journalist Can Teach Lean Startups about Customer Interviews

What a Journalist Can Teach Lean Startups about Customer Interviews

Customer discovery tips from a writer who’s interviewed everyone from astronauts to zookeepers.

Chris Cannon
9 minute read