Product Development Best Practices Report Index

Preston Smith wrote a column for the  newsletter, Product Development Best Practices Report (BPDR), formerly published by Management Roundtable. It provided product developers with information and case studies on the latest advances in the field.



January 2004Should Product Specifications Be “Frozen?”
September 2003It’s Not About the Technology
May 2003Do It Wrong the First Time
January 2003Not All Teams Are Created Equal
September 2002On Being Proactive
May 2002The Risk in Time to Market
January 2002Just The Facts, Ma’am
September 2001You Can’t Do It Right the First Time
May 2001Cherishing Failure
January 2001New Year’s Resolution Check-up
September 2000Are Your Inmates out of Touch?
May 2000Deploying Product Development Expertise
January 2000Want Virtual Results? Use A Virtual Team
September 1999Revisiting Iterative Product Development
May 1999Getting Beyond Flavor-of-the-Month Process Improvements
January 1999Can You Afford to Split People Between Projects?
September 1998Exploiting Product Modularity As a Time-Compression Tool
May 1998Rapid Product Development Isn’t for Everybody
January 1998Procuring Technology to Improve Product Development
September 1997Learning from Your Development Projects
May 1997Will You Profit from Rapid Product Development?

management-roundtableFor other contributions that Preston has made to this Management Roundtable publication, see the interviews on  outsourcing product development and the faster, better, cheaper syndrome, as well as the article, “How Product Developers Use the Internet.”

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