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Para los mienbros del HUB de habla en Castellano. Remito documento elaborado Juan Fernando Marquez, miembro del hub sobre modelos de negocio
Juan Esteban Alvarez
I'm trying to get scientists and entrepreneurs working closer together. My observations and experience tell me:
- scientists like logic, detail and accuracy, entrepreneurs work with fuzzy logic and uncertainty
- entrepreneurs tend to push boundaries through exaggeration i.e. they really do believe that the future they talk about is happening (or will happen very soon). They tend communicate this future with "users" in mind. Gut feeling is ok.
- scientists do not…Continue
The Toronto Zoo has created a program aimed at connecting corporate and government organizations with nature and the principle of environmental footprint. More importantly, the program can show them a business case for improving their bottom line through improving the efficiency and green-energy of their operations.
Read more about it here. Here's the canvas of…Continue
India is the second largest country in the world in terms of population. India has also a large number of villages; more than 600.000 villages with poor transport infrastructure making movement of goods and people extremely difficult.
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP) is the leading cause of preventable infant blindness worldwide. India has the largest concentration of blind people in the world, 1 out of 3. Over 8% of 27 million births each year are…
Added by Sami Dob on March 11, 2011 at 11:02am — No Comments
Can social media be used to increase the creativity and performance of a business model? My experience so far in this space shows a solid connection between these two domains.
I see social media addressing 3 key areas, i.e. connectedness, collaboration and contribution.…Continue
Added by Norbert Herman on March 10, 2011 at 2:00pm — No Comments
I have long thought that I should practice what I preach. Here is a review of my own attempt to disrupt my consulting business model using a cloud software tool ICanPilot built around my business model innovation process. Would welcome your feedback.
Since the introduction of the iPod and iTunes, Apple has evolved into a Platform Operator and „Retailer“.
On the occasion of the iPad 2 introduction it was interesting for me to compare Apple‘s Business Model with Amazon.com.
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Added by Thorsten Faltings on March 4, 2011 at 3:30pm — No Comments