ABOVE: Patrick van der Pijl | CEO of Business Models Inc.
Based on the work of Alex Osterwalder, The Business Model Canvas, is a strategic management and entrepreneurial tool. It allows you to describe, design, challenge, invent, and pivot your business model. The Canvas is a visual chart with elements describing a firm’s value proposition, infrastructure, customers, and finances.
The Canvas assists firms in aligning their activities by illustrating potential trade-offs. The Business Model Canvas was initially proposed by Alexander Osterwalder based on his earlier work on Business Model Ontology, and popularized in the best-selling book, Business Model Generation (2010)
People learn using a variety of methods and frameworks to comprehend, organize, and retain information. Visual thinking makes use of drawings, symbols, diagrams, images, charts, and visual metaphors to understand, learn and communicate.
Visual thinking is a powerful tool that helps teams, customers, vendors and partners understand complex adaptive systems (aka. business models) and decide what to do next.
For example, in this video, business model innovator Alexander Osterwalder use real-time visual facilitation skills to explain how to map out a value proposition in front of a live audience.
Upon completion of this online, self-paced workshop, you will be able to:
The major benefit of this course is confidence through knowledge. This engaging video course will enable you to better:
NOTE: The above percentages are qualitative, intended to indicate the emphasis placed upon each topic across all 25 videos.