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.

“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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

Mironov Consulting

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

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How to always keep your team productive using Kanban board

Craft.io

Ideally, we would all love to work on a single project or on a development of one specific product, but in reality our daily tasks are rarely that simple. We often manage more than one project and work with different teams of people, which can be overwhelming and time-consuming.

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

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?”. .

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.

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.

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.