Mapping your journey to success – Presented by the Institute for Manufacturing
Roadmapping is a powerful approach to strategy in that it has the ability to bring structure and clarity to complex business systems and situations. It enables different stakeholders in a business to develop a shared vision that is aligned with business objectives and organisational competence and resources.
This session will provide an overview of how SMEs can use roadmapping to align their business/innovation objectives, activities, competences and resources. It will focus on the fast-start workshop to roadmapping, which is time and resource efficient and has been successfully applied in 100s of businesses to develop innovation and business plans.
The session will include activities to help the participant gain some practical insight into how roadmapping may be applied.
What is Roadmapping?
A process that allows you to explore where you are now, where you want to get to, and develop a plan to do it
- It helps you consider why you need to take action
- What you need to do
- How you are going to do it
- When you want to achieve it by
Why could you benefit from roadmapping?
- Knowledge sharing
- Identify opportunities and challenges for your business
- Roadmapping can be integrated with other tools