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The surging popularity of Uber—the location-based app specializing in linking up entrepreneurial private drivers with those in need—shows that millions of people are looking for more economic autonomy.
Everyone, of course, wants to be their own boss. The good news is that there are a lot of ways…Continue
Added by Jenifer Huston on November 16, 2016 at 1:41pm — No Comments
In the more technical sense, your brand is simply the name under which your goods and services are sold. Clearly, though, when you take a look at Nike, Coke and even Apple or Facebook, you realize that a brand represents much more than a mere name and logo.
When you start talking about concepts…Continue
Added by Jenifer Huston on November 15, 2016 at 12:21pm — No Comments
Business brokers are, in essence, intermediaries or go-betweens facilitating relationships between buyers and sellers.
A business broker—true to the nickname, business transfer agents or business intermediaries—will help estimate the value of a private business prior to its advertisement and eventual sale.
Business Brokers are Tactful and Discrete...
What's really nice for both the buyer and…Continue
Added by Jenifer Huston on November 14, 2016 at 5:46pm — No Comments
Added by Patrick van der Pijl on September 22, 2016 at 3:30pm — No Comments
These days marketing is something you can’t simply miss when you are running your business. Whether you are selling different products or even services, marketing them is essential and it has a direct impact on your revenues as well. It can also be expensive and one way many business owners spend a lot of money on. But if you can invest it right, you can save that money and also make the most out of it. This is why we thought about throwing some light to this topic of marketing. Here are…Continue
Added by Mark Thompson on July 18, 2016 at 12:37pm — No Comments
For any business that wants to remain competitive, it is vital for it to be in touch with its customer base. This holds even more true when it comes to ‘help documentation’ such as information about a product and its features, instruction manuals, blueprints and similar guidelines. Such documentation is necessary for the safe and easy operation of a product and may also be useful for creating better insight for different services.
However, it is not easy for even the most…Continue
Added by David Miller on July 18, 2016 at 9:17am — No Comments
When it comes to advertising, there is no one size fits all theory in play. The type of marketing that you do as well as the medium that you opt for should be dependent on your business. No matter how creative, what works for one company may fizzle with another. It is all about matching the advertising platform to your brand. As the internet and its many social media outlets grow more prolific, it can be difficult to decide which path to take. To make this a little easier, consider each of…Continue
Added by Mark Thompson on June 23, 2016 at 9:00am — No Comments
Do you want to prepare for the future of shopping? It is high time to look at the key trends and innovations that are changing the retail industry today and at least try to adjust your e-Commerce business accordingly. Retail landscape is constantly evolving, striving for perfection in customer experience. And if you want to stay at the forefront of the market, you’ll have to keep pace with the industry leaders.
Added by Amasty on May 24, 2016 at 5:00pm — No Comments
Added by Peter Keates on May 13, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments
Stakeholders comprise of individuals or groups of individuals who are related to the organization or affect the objectives of an organization either directly or indirectly. As a business owner, you have to identify your stakeholders before you can manage them. Most businesses will sort help from PR Agency in Melbourne who can help them achieve such an objective. Stakeholders will be classified in different levels…Continue
Added by Mark Thompson on May 12, 2016 at 3:00pm — No Comments
I will be in London May 9-14 to attend the UK Masterclass with Alex, May 12-13. Great opportunity to be in the room with the guru for two days, insights and practices for business model and value proposition design.
Any hubbers keen on catching up or discussing BMs, let me know, we'll see if we can connect.
Added by Mike Lachapelle on May 3, 2016 at 9:16am — No Comments
As you might know, the partnership canvas has been around for some time. I’ve had interactions with many people, and applied the canvas to different challenges in partnership design.
Based on that experience I have created a presentation where I synthesize my learnings about partnership design, and applying the partnership canvas.
Have a look at…Continue
Added by Bart Doorneweert on April 23, 2016 at 9:00am — No Comments
Small businesses may seem at a disadvantage when compared to larger firms simply due to their restrictions: most have smaller staffs (sometimes as little as two people), smaller budgets, and fewer resources to draw on. However, thanks to a number of different factors that have come into play today, small businesses can actually hold their own in the market, even if they’re directly…Continue
Added by Justin Kemp on February 1, 2016 at 8:51am — No Comments
Maybe also of interest in light of the recent Strategyzer post on DT & BMI.
Added by Marc Sniukas on January 26, 2016 at 12:02pm — No Comments
Hi BMGEN Community. I recently completed a research project on how established companies design and implement new business models. You can download the results at www.sniukas.com/dba
Added by Marc Sniukas on January 24, 2016 at 1:16pm — No Comments
Digital Branding is all about active users, from integration to Accessibility and connectivity. With that in mind, it will be without litigation to conclude that creating a "participation platform" where customers can co-create and operate with choiced brand/company will increase brand image retention, promotes company's image and encourage customer engagement.
The simple model of engaging customers/clients to participate in a company's image/digital structure creates a unique sense…Continue
Added by Charles Ayo-popoola on December 22, 2015 at 9:43pm — No Comments
How to model Uber in the BMG Canvas? Shouldn't the key activities and resources of the Uber driver, e.g. driving and a car, be included too! And what about a strategic partner? Shouldn't their key activities and resources be included too? See for some more detail on these ideas: http://fieltnotes.blogspot.com.au/2010/12/extended-business-model-canvas-for-co.html
Added by Erwin Fielt on October 23, 2015 at 8:26am — No Comments
Added by Jonathan Uhmann on August 30, 2015 at 8:31am — No Comments
In Europe we have 21.6 million companies. Around 92% of them are micro-companies. However, they account for only around 29% of employment and 22% of revenue.
In total numbers this equates to around 20 million enterprises with a total of 38.6…Continue
Added by Jonathan Uhmann on August 29, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments