To maximize investments in in-house design teams, companies must put a structure and system in place to get the most out of the team.
Peter's personal blog, http://peterme.com, and his essays for Adaptive Path demonstrate his unique ability to foresee what's coming next in information architecture, organizational change, and product strategy. He has the perhaps dubious distinction of coining the term "blog" in 1999, when blogging was still a nascent genre.
Design is about more than just making things more attractive. This chapter from Org Design for Design Orgs explores the true potential of design.