Aligning Innovation
and Finance

To Drive Profitable Growth

Software and services for innovation
and portfolio management

Innovation and Portfolio Solutions

Make uncertainty your friend. SmartOrg’s methods for evaluating opportunities allows you to align on where and how much to invest and how to drive the upside. Our collaborative analytical software platform improves your business processes in innovation and portfolio management. Our consulting services support your efforts to deploy, educate and manage change. Whether your growth challenge is to explore an exciting new area and develop credible investment grade proposals, or to balance investments across competing areas and interest, we can help you build your capability.

Up your growth game

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Formulate

Create hypotheses and experiments that accelerate the evidence of value. 

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Evaluate

Find the most significant factors that drive opportunity value and find the hidden upside. 

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Focus

Put attention on the efforts that matter most. Eliminate innovation waste and portfolio clutter.

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Balance

Resolve conflicts between short and long term investments or among different areas. 

What Is Your Growth Challenge?

Innovation Navigator

Innovation

Are you working to create or demonstrate new opportunity?  Innovation Navigator® is a mash up of real options analysis and lean startup methods that helps you:

  • Demonstrate financial credibility
  • Overcome skeptcism
  • Increase innovation acceptance
  • Foster critical thinking
Strategic Portfolio Management

Portfolio

Are you working to get more for less or to increase your ability to meet growth goals?  Portfolio Navigator® reveals hidden opportunities to drive breakthrough growth.

  • Cut through clutter
  • Tame uncertainty
  • Drive the upside
  • Overcome conflict

Increase your return on growth investments by 30% or more

Upcoming Events

Impact Reconnected, online series for innovation, strategy, and R&D professionals, Jan 12-27 2022
IMPACT Reconnected Online Series
January 12-27, 2022

We are proud to sponsor Impact Reconnected, @Innolead’s online series!* Join us between January 12-27, and participate in topic-oriented meetings, fireside chats, skill-building workshops, and more. Register today!

* SmartOrg’s President & CEO, David Matheson, will be facilitating a breakout session, “Keep Your Distributed Team on Track”, on Wednesday, January 19th, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. PST.

PDMA Virtual Innovators Conference and JPIM Research Forum, Jan 13-15 2022
PDMA Virtual Innovators Conference and JPIM Research Forum
January 13-15, 2022 ~ Virtual

PDMA is planning an outstanding event featuring:

  • Amazing keynotes and powerhouse speakers.
  • Interactive breakout sessions* that give you tangible takeaways for your business.
  • Time to network with innovators and researchers making a difference today.

If you’re looking to connect with product people who know what it’s like, understand you, and are changing the game for their businesses—you’ll find them here!

You can register for this Virtual event using the button below.

* SmartOrg’s President & CEO, David Matheson, will be facilitating a breakout session, “Portfolio Simulation”, on January 14th, 10:00-11:30 a.m. PST.

News

SOCIETY OF DECISION PROFESSIONALS ANNOUNCES BOARD OF DIRECTORS AND OFFICERS, David Matheson, President & CEO of SmartOrg, was elected to the SDP Board.

Latest Growth Insights

Operational Excellence Can Kill, November ValuePoint

Operational Excellence Can Kill

The meeting with the executive committee isn’t going to be easy—for yet another year, the company’s innovation efforts have yielded only lackluster growth. The head of the core business, which has been in a long, slow decline, will undoubtedly challenge you again: I appreciate the efforts of our...