01 Idea Development


Do you have a great idea that you are developing? Maybe you are at the point of talking to potential team members and putting together a proposal. Where ever you are sitting in this phase, there are some important things you may need to consider:

  • What is going on in the wider system (supply chain, industry, society) that will influence my project?
  • What exactly is the problem or need that my idea addresses?
  • Who are the people and groups that may need to be involved in defining my problem, conducting my research, and making use of my solutions or outputs?
  • How will I know if my research is effective?

Some resources that you can consider at this stage include tools for: