Author: Lou Powell

Innovation Interviews: When will Google’s work actually be complete?

My colleague Marko Muellner, Head of CX Acceleration at PK, and I recently had the opportunity to chat with Jeff Gothelf, author of Lean UX, Sense & Respond, and most... ...Read more

How to be an effective API Product Manager

In light of the Supreme Court’s recent decision that API interfaces can no longer be copyrighted, companies need to rethink what value their APIs deliver to the customer. Is... ...Read more

Innovation Interviews: On building a culture of humility

The term “humility” is often misunderstood to be a lack of leadership. But that couldn’t be farther from the truth. It’s an essential quilty for building resilience—both in organizations... ...Read more

Accelerating outcomes with API governance

What do Humana, FedEx, and Ally Bank have in common? They’ve all successfully delivered on the potential of their APIs—in each case, through a robust API governance model. In... ...Read more

Webinar recap: Preventing an API attack

Of all the companies PK consulted last year on API security, 75% had security violations, and 45% had severe vulnerabilities. API use among organizations continues to grow exponentially, and... ...Read more

Webinar recap: The incredible power of productized APIs

How should businesses tackle their API strategies? I get asked this question a lot when consulting API teams. The answer: organizations should adapt their APIs to serve customers, and... ...Read more

Innovation interviews: On low-code/no-code

One way to achieve true innovation within the enterprise: empowering citizen developers to easily develop applications without relying on the traditional development model. This ability is not only possible... ...Read more

The Dynamic Enterprise, episode 2: Dynamism

Digital transformation is no longer relevant as a strategy on its own, but what will ensure that organizations adopt digital technology successfully in the future? In my latest episode... ...Read more

Innovation interviews: The pandemic’s effect on media

Did the COVID-19 pandemic change the media and entertainment industry, or did it accelerate a trend that was already taking place? For my latest Innovation Interview, I spoke with... ...Read more

Postman State of the API: Where are the citizen developers?

Postman, a market leader in collaboration platforms for API development, recently released its annual State of the API survey. The report, the largest and most comprehensive survey of the... ...Read more