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Business Model Innovation



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It’s the business model, stupid! A wake-up call for incumbents like Daimler

Mon, 11 Sep 2017 17:24:26 +0000

News is full of cool technologies like drones, blockchains or autonomous cars and their disruptive character. Traditional firms have switched to innovation mode and have now cool digital transformation units to use these new technologies. Everybody is happy. Great, isn’t it? Or wait? Can this really work that easy? I just had a project with a company that has set … Continue reading It’s the business model, stupid! A wake-up call for incumbents like Daimler



14 Tips for Entrepreneurs to build a business model innovation

Mon, 12 Sep 2016 10:49:34 +0000

How do entrepreneurs develop a business model that is highly scalable, unique, loved by customers, a money-making machine, disrupt an industry, be a unicorn and just work 4-hours per week? In this post, you find the golden keys to success. Guaranteed! Well, not really. A 4 hour work week might work for Tim Ferries, but you … Continue reading 14 Tips for Entrepreneurs to build a business model innovation



Steve Jobs on values in your business model

Mon, 20 Jun 2016 16:55:58 +0000

Business Modeling is often seen as process to rearrange the building blocks to an innovative business model. What people forget is that a business model is not just the building plan of your business but also should give answer to the question “Why should your business exist from a customer perspective?” So a business model … Continue reading Steve Jobs on values in your business model



Who is in charge of business model innovation?

Mon, 15 Feb 2016 18:06:22 +0000

In recent posts, I looked at the right boxes to think in and the process to develop an innovative business model, it is now time to look at the people who are suppose to innovate the business model in large corporations. This seems to be a simple question and in large corporation there should be … Continue reading Who is in charge of business model innovation?



Book on Business Model Innovation

Mon, 30 Nov 2015 15:28:33 +0000

Normally, we do not use the blog for announcements, however we have two good news that we want to share with you. First, a workbook for startups was just released and second, we have teamed up with Orange Hills to form fluidminds Australia. New Book on “Starting with the Right Business Model” The book “Das Richtige gründen: … Continue reading Book on Business Model Innovation



We “totally screwed up”: Values and Behaviors in Volkswagen business model

Tue, 22 Sep 2015 17:38:38 +0000

Volkswagen, the world’s second-biggest carmaker admitted that it has been dishonest with customers and regulators. It has installed a software in its cars that falsifies emissions data of its diesel cars. Unfortunately, it is a perfect example where the values promised to customers and the real behavior outright contradict. And because of the mismatch, Volkswagen … Continue reading We “totally screwed up”: Values and Behaviors in Volkswagen business model



The offer is only one building block to fulfill the value proposition

Tue, 16 Jun 2015 17:18:42 +0000

One of the beauties of the business model thinking is that we learn to see a business totally different if we really apply stringent thinking and dissect a business into its building blocks. And one of the most important concepts is that the value proposition is not the product. Why? It’s not the product that … Continue reading The offer is only one building block to fulfill the value proposition



Do we need visionary leaders for innovative business models?

Wed, 27 May 2015 05:49:01 +0000

When I joined Microsoft in 1993 my decision to do so was stimulated by the picture I had from Bill Gates as a visionary leader. The company’s mission Bill Gates created at that time was “A computer on every desk and in every home”. It was an aspirational vision and motivating target for the scorecards. … Continue reading Do we need visionary leaders for innovative business models?



The pull in business models: 3 types of Attractors to look for

Thu, 29 Jan 2015 20:48:41 +0000

So you need to know what your customer will love? What excites them? What moves them? This of course allows you to begin the process of designing a business model that delivers to both the customer and the business. Traditional business motivations are usually a push approach. But is this the future? Guest post by James … Continue reading The pull in business models: 3 types of Attractors to look for



The missing part for business model innovation: The process

Wed, 12 Nov 2014 12:58:47 +0000

Recently, I had an intensive discussion with David Siegel who just moved to Zurich. His big idea is business agility and he is so right since the missing part in business model innovation is the process moving from your current business model to a better future. He calls it business agility. We at fluidminds use … Continue reading The missing part for business model innovation: The process