The management of a successful business is not for the faint of heart. The vagaries of the market are many, and a successful business manager must combine a strong corporate strategy with the flexibility to meet consumer demands. Here, patent strategy is a key.
Patent portfolio analysis and management is one of the best means to maximize the long-term value of a company and stay on the cutting edge of technology, and yet is a gem often overlooked by patent-shy business managers.
Over the next few days we will present a series of white papers to highlight the value of patent strategy to your company. These articles will address how a competent patent strategy can help you:
- Stay ahead of the competition,
- Make money (and keep costs down),
- Develop a strong team, and
- Stay out of trouble!