People & Skills

modelH Update: Key Activities

modelH is a co-creation forum dedicated to building an open source business model canvas for the US healthcare system. Our recent project sprint on Key Activities completed two key objectives: (1) defining the questions to ask on the canvas for Key Activities, and (2) understanding how to define and adhere to only the necessary Key Activities for your business. This update will bring you up to speed on the recent activities with which the modelH community has been engaged, what we'll be addressing in our next blog, and how you can get involved.

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What Jazz Can Teach Business About Innovation

Coming from a meager background, Carl Størmer was determined not to be a starving artist, but after graduating with two graduate degrees—a Masters degree in Music and another in Arts Administration—that’s just what he was becoming. He spent most of his time playing in clubs and improving the mastery of his craft, but making very little money.

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Transplant Syndrome

Overall, our upward evolutionary spiral toward infinite productivity is a good thing. (More profit with less work – can’t argue with that.) And also good is our Darwinian desire to increase our chances of realizing profit by winding a thick cocoon of risk reduction around the work.

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