Research - Business Model Innovation Challenges

2008 - 2014


Report out Member Summit 2014

Additional Reading:  Business Models Outside the Core, RTM, Volume 58, Issue 2 2015


Innovation outside of the core provides an opportunity for growth, however, it generally requires a different business model.  This ROR identified the challenges associated with business model innovation and provided tools or approaches that induce success in innovation outside of the core.  The Team identified that major business failures are proportional to hidden assumptions in planning, as opposed to major changes on the product offering. 


Charles Johnson-Bey, Lockheed Martin Corporation
Norman Golm, Regal Beloit Corporation

Subject Matter Experts
Peter Koen, Stevens Institute
Larry Schmitt, The Inovo Group