In order to create great products, know how is needed. Agile gurus talk about the cross-functional team. Have a look at this image search for cross-functional teams to see what it means.
Clearly, it’s not quite agreed what cross-functional teams are. But it actually doesn’t matter. Much more important than having a definition of a cross-functional team is having an organization where the experts are actually working together in a productive way. Here’s a puzzle piece to achieve this: generic areas of expertise needed in a innovation project.Continue reading