Stepping into Shoes of The User

Do designers or engineers know what is the best for the users of the services and products they create? Do you know? Do I? I don’t, but I’ll find out. For doing that there are two very basic things to take into account in the early stages of the...

Jakamo Visiting at Kuudes’ Blog

Check this out! Kuudes Kerros is a strategic brand design consultancy. Jarl Matti from Jakamo writes about starlings and organisations as a visiting writer at their blog. Find the blog entry Kottaraiset kehittivät unelmaorganisaation at www.kuudes.fi

Make Decisions – Faster!

Every manager wants to make fast decisions and see them to be implemented. But the challenge is – how to make those happen? The complexity of networked economy makes this challenge even harder. It’s very common that strategic decisions are made in co-operation with another company. A common belief...

Life in Business Ecosystem

The term ’business ecosystem’ is increasingly used as a modern ‘buzz-word’ referring to inter-connected businesses. Following an analogy originating from ecology, businesses form symbiotic constellations resulting in a collaborative advantage when the ‘home ecosystem’ beats the competing ecosystem. Taking a short look at the premises of business ecosystems one...

The User Is the King, Right?

Getting lost at the airport. Struggling with trying to get the email synchronized in your mobile phone. Getting angry when trying to remember how to get an important report out from the company’s data system. Sounds familiar, I guess. In most of these types of cases the reason for...

Business has changed – What about the tools?

People all over the world talk constantly about change. We live in the middle of a changing environment, is a phrase that you can here or read every day. We have been in a changing environment my whole studying and working career. I think it’s a normal condition, isn’t...

Jakamo Blog Goes Deeper

If you are inspired by manufacturing, software or design we invite you to join our journey. If those things do not inspire you, we invite you anyway.  We will ignite the flame. Jakamo blog is a platform where you can follow and participate in discussions about networked manufacturing industry,...