Tag Archives: Business Model Canvas

Beyond the Business Model Canvas

For decades when business people and aspiring entrepreneurs came up with an idea and became serious about commercializing it, they would, by default, create a business plan. Anyone who has ever created a business plan knows they are a LOT of work. And as any innovator knows, most ideas turn out to be garbage. As a result, the creation of ...

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How to Use the Three Horizons for Future Sensemaking

Plenty of pieces talk about the Three Horizons Framework from a 30k-50k ft level. However, this post will close the gaps and explore potential “tabletop” collaboration tips, templates, and examples to anchor this at a ground zero level. Do you have the capabilities to carry out those bets? Where would you invest your time, money, and energy? Visual foresight frameworks ...

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When Going in New Directions, It Helps to Have a Map

I developed the Play-to-Win Canvas, a large wall map, to help teams explore strategic possibilities. (Click HERE to download a full size PDF, or HERE for a personal A3 size, both sharable under a Creative Commons license.) So, you’ve decided you need to shift strategy. You’ve drafted your current strategy using the Roger Martin Playing to Win five-question strategic question ...

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modelH Update: Externalities

modelH is a co-creation forum dedicated to building an open source business model canvas for the healthcare industry. Our recent (and final!) project sprint on Externalities was very engaging, with strong opinions expressed for both including and excluding Externalities as part of the modelH canvas. This update will bring you up to speed on our conclusions following that debate, and let you know how to continue to stay engaged with modelH in 2014.

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modelH update: Informatics

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 Informatics defined the importance of analytics when evaluating the success of a business model. This update will bring you up to speed on what the modelH community has been doing recently, what we're addressing in the last phase of the modelH project, and how you can get involved.

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