Design thinking and the design of business Very few companies balance exploration and exploitation by continuously looking back up to the knowledge funnel to the next salient mystery (or back to the original mystery)… These few business… become design-thinking* businesses. …we cannot do without analytical thinking or intuitive thinking entirely. … a third form of thinking—design thinking—…the design thinker uses an explicit form of logic and a process that, while less certain and clear than analytical thinking, has promise […]
First. The full potential of technological breakthrough is achieved only when someone uncovers the more-powerful quiescent meaning of a new technology. Second. A technology epiphany is usually much more disruptive to competition than is the technological breakthrough itself. Third. As soon as a new technology emerges, companies should rapidly look for the technology epiphany before their competitors do. They should ask: “what is its the hidden meaning of this technology? What are its real interpretations? How can we […]
If I am to speak for ten minutes, I need a week for preparation; if fifteen minutes, three days; if half an hour, two days; if an hour, I am ready now. +Woodrow Wilson Source: Nancy Duarte. 2010. Resonate. Present Visual Stories that Transform Audiences. Related articles JFK persuaded us that peace was possible Lessons From Woodrow Museum Monday: The Woodrow Wilson House
Ownership has been a norm in the not so recent. Business’ were trying mostly to sell either products either services or ideally both.
In the new century we have already seen some successful business’ models based on the so called sharing economy. But are these models sustainable? Or are they also going to crash like most of the real estate business’ in the recent crisis.
Alexander Osterwalder and his mentor did sketch eight business model prototypes. I don’t know if they tested every single one of them, but it is a fact that a model called co-created book has brought them enormous success in publishing their book Business Model Generation.
What can you as a blogger learn from from business model innovation? What is a business model innovation? Why would a blogger want to innovate its business model? Is that possible? Well, a really well