The Most Disruptive Trends in Automotive Software Development in 2019

The Product Coalition

Digital transformation processes are happening across all industries and the automotive sector isn’t an exception. The last year was challenging for automotive sales, showing no increase in sold units at all, according to Statista.

How CDK Global mastered remote Design Sprints in RealtimeBoard

Miro

During our recent webinar, “How CDK Global has mastered remote collaboration,” Rachael Austen, the company’s Director of User Experience, shared her tips and tricks for distributed design teams.Design challenges at CDK GlobalCDK is the leading global provider of technology solutions to the automotive industry.

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“Software eating the world” creates a growing need to educate product managers.

Product Management Unpacked

We see businesses in retail/direct-to-consumer, automotive, manufacturing, chemicals, mining and metals, oil and gas, insurance, aviation, hospitality, professional services, telecom, financial services and healthcare creating enormous demand for product managers.

Let’s stop calling it software engineering

Under10 Playbook

As we’ve seen in the automotive industry and others, an automated manufacturing process can be executed by robots. Much of the language of software creation is based on the manufacturing metaphor. We “plan” software. We “engineer” software.

Piracy Impact Podcast: CNC Software Chief Legal Officer Gary Hargreaves

Revulytics

The company ’s Mastercam software is designed to solve the world’s manufacturing challenges and has more than 250,000 installations worldwide in the moldmaking, automotive, aerospace, and consumer industries.

What it Really Takes to Complement Your Core Business With a Digital Product

Innovatemap

PERQ first launched their product to the automotive industry because they were familiar with that buyer and understood their pain points. For those of you familiar with automotive websites, there’s no lack of calls to action on an automotive website. So we started to sell, you know, we will custom build any solution for you, Mr. Automotive Dealer.

A Three-Question Process for Product Team Success (Pragmatic Live Transcripts)

Pragmatic Marketing

We're very fortunate to have Lori Haakmeester Vice President of new product innovations and product operations for Cox automotive welcome Lori. And I'd love to hear a little bit about how you got to Cox automotive and what Cox automotive does. Cox automotive is an organization.

A Three-Question Process for Product Team Success (Pragmatic Live Transcripts)

Pragmatic Marketing

We're very fortunate to have Lori Haakmeester Vice President of new product innovations and product operations for Cox automotive welcome Lori. And I'd love to hear a little bit about how you got to Cox automotive and what Cox automotive does. Cox automotive is an organization.

How to Evaluate if Your Product Roadmap Aligns with Your Business Goals

Innovatemap

If an initiative is crucial for the automotive industry, but 95 of your 100 customers are retail companies, should it make it on your roadmap? If you plan to grow in the automotive industry, then it should definitely be considered. Congratulations! Your product is live, you have product market fit , and customers are seeing value.

Let’s stop calling it software engineering

Under10 Playbook

As we’ve seen in the automotive industry and others, an automated manufacturing process can be executed by robots. Much of the language of software creation is based on the manufacturing metaphor. We “plan” software. We “engineer” software.

How to Build Products That Are 10x Better Than the Competition

UserTesting

Elon Musk’s companies are making a ruckus in the automotive, aerospace, oil, and utility industries. How were they able to disrupt so many industries that have historically been slow to change and ruled by monopoly? How were Google founders Larry … The post How to Build Products That Are 10x Better Than the Competition appeared first on UserTesting Blog. Product

How I Got My Job in Product: Emely Übler, Product Manager

Mind the Product

Emely Übler has been working in product management for six years and as a product manager for Koenig & Bauer Coding in Germany for the last 10 months.

Launching a Multi-Sided Marketplace? Why Design Sprints are Essential

Mind the Product

In the automotive industry, dealership salespeople are now struggling to keep pace with consumers, who often walk on to a dealership’s lot as well informed as the dealership’s staff, thanks to the power of marketplaces. More and more enterprise businesses have embraced multi-sided marketplaces to extend existing business models and explore new territories for growth.

6 Ways Your Business can Benefit from Negative Reviews

Apptentive

To illustrate the point, let’s talk about another automotive behemoth who was involved in a scandal. So, you’ve somehow received a couple of bad online reviews. Is your business doomed? Certainly not!

TEI 197: Small Business Revolution Series 3 – with Cam Potts

Product Innovation Educators

For example, we brought in an automotive industry expert to help a family-owned truck and auto repair business. For example, we brought in an automotive industry expert to help a family-owned truck and auto repair business. Lessons from small businesses that apply to everyone.

TEI 279: How product managers and leaders turn visionary thinking into breakthrough growth – with Mark Johnson

Product Innovation Educators

An automotive company had decided that they would be fast followers in the electric vehicle market. The future back strategy for product managers. Innosight is an innovation management consultancy founded by Clayton Christensen and Mark Johnson.

What is Self-Awareness and why Should you Care?

Mind the Product

Ford’s glory days as one of America’s top automotive companies were a distant past, and the company was staring at $17 billion losses. In just over five years, Ford was reporting $20 billion in profits and was the only automotive company in the US to avoid a government bail-out.

Sitcoms and the Secret to Building “Good Enough” B2B Products

Mind the Product

For example, I recently visited an industry trade show for the automotive industry where some new software providers were showcasing new products. I was recently on a long haul flight and ended up whiling away my time watching random shows on the in-flight system. One of the shows I watched was a sitcom. I didn’t find it great (in fact I don’t remember chuckling at even one single joke) but I still ended up watching a bunch of episodes in a row.

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AI Product Management: Why Software Product Managers Need to Understand AI and Machine Learning

ProductPlan

Whether companies dip a toe in AI waters or take a full-on plunge, AI initiatives are taking root everywhere–from automotive and retail to education and healthcare.

Tech proposes, Market disposes

The Product Coalition

Lessons from big money tech failures An opinionated analysis of why some hyped products failed Last year, I did a talk, as part of orienting a team of automotive executives in modern way of iterative working, challenging the prevailing belief that perfect pre-planning backed by big money will always be a clear winner.

Business Website Design: How To Make It Awesome? (UX Case Study)

UX Studio

TRIGO Group offers quality solutions, mainly focusing on the automotive, aerospace and other transport industries. A website redesign does not take much. It means you already have a website which just needs a facelift, right? If so, it usually takes one to three months, depending on information load and purpose. So why did we work three times longer on this business website design? Client.

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The Language of Things

Product Bookshelf

The Russian capsule is reminiscent of Jules Verne’s fantastic voyages while the American capsule invokes automotive styling of the 1950’s and 60’s. Design is both a way to understand the world and a way to increase consumption.

The Work of a Strategist

The Product Coalition

Using an automotive example, a tightly coupled strategy would resemble a Le Mans tuned race car where a strategy that can service a wider market would look less like a Porsche 919 and more like a Porsche Macan.

TEI 084: Product portfolio management – with Carrie Nauyalis - The Everyday Innovator – Resources for Product Managers and Innovators

Product Innovation Educators

Automotive or pharma, which have really long cycle times, versus a CPG company that has extremely short cycle times, will have portfolios constructed differently.

Creating ideal customer profiles

Under10 Playbook

Industry (pharmaceuticals, automotive, electronics). Analyzing past results to drive future successes may be the most important goal for today’s product leaders. You know the worst thing that can happen with a new product? You get some customers. Not none. Not a lot. Just a few.

Why People Buy and What it Means for Your Product

ProductPlan

Do we think Matthew McConaughey is an automotive expert? Your customers don’t want to buy your product. I mean, sure, they’re willing to hand over the cash (or credit card or bitcoin) to purchase it. And yes, after they pay up, they want the actual product to be in their possession.

Secrets of successful product management?—?Q&A with Marty Cagan

The Product Coalition

Just look at most of the established players in the publishing industry, in the retail industry, in the advertising industry, in the automotive industry, and in the financial services industry, to name just a few.” Secrets to successful product management?—?Q&A

How (Industrial) Hardware Is Different from (B2B) Software

Mironov Consulting

Think about automotive assembly line infrastructure. Product are products, yes?

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Progress, Not Products

Product Bookshelf

Ford, for example, thinks of itself as a “mobility” company, not just an automotive company. Use empathy and active listening to discover “jobs to be done”, the progress customers want to achieve in specific circumstances in their lives.

Dear Strategy: 077 Determining a Product’s True Value Proposition

Dear Strategy

An example of this strategy can be seen in the automotive industry where dealers aren’t necessarily making a lot of money on the cars, but they are making a nice profit on the associated services, financing, extended warranties, etc. Dear Strategy: “How do you figure out a portfolio investment strategy for a product that is a delighter but doesn’t bring in money on its own?”. .

The Accidental Product Manager: From Cars To Games To Google

PMLesson's Ace the PM Interview

We talk to Sai Boddupalli , an Exponent alumnus, on his journey being a product manager across various, distinct industries spanning automotive, e-commerce, gaming, and payments. This is somewhat because the automotive industry typically has slower cycles than high-tech.

The 5 Skills Of An Innovator | Bob Moesta, The ReWired Group | BoS USA 2018

Business of Software Conference

Bob has honed these key skills from his life working in everything from automotive, weapons systems, food, private equity, homebuilding, construction software, and more. I’ve done everything from automotive, weapons systems, food, private equity, homebuilding and construction software. Bob Moesta, Founder, The ReWired Group. How do you see innovation and how do you harness it effectively to make it work? How do people learn, and how can they work better?