What Is the Exceptional Viable Product? As Rand Fishkin pointed out: I believe it’s often the right choice to bias to the EVP, the “exceptional viable product,” for your initial, public release. Fishkin suggests creating an MVP but not releasing it until that is exceptional. At that point, you do release it to the public. … Continue reading What Is the Minimum Viable Product? Why Use the Exceptional Viable Product Instead
Being a solopreneur means making a choice for freedom. In short, the business you create won’t be an end in itself, but a mean to give you more freedom while creating value for others. In this article, we’re going to see three online business models you can use to start your solo business. What is … Continue reading Three Effective Online Business Models for the Solopreneur
The lean startup canvas is an adaptation of the business model canvas by Alexander Osterwalder, which adds a layer to the traditional business model canvas that focuses on problems, solutions, key metrics and unfair advantage based on a unique value proposition. This starts with the lean start-up methodology of experimentation, customer feedback, and iterative design. A lean … Continue reading What Is a Lean Startup Canvas? Lean Startup Canvas Explained
When you get into business school, one of the first principles they teach you is about the story of the first mover advantage. As the story goes, when you’re the first to enter a market; things like branding recognition, economies of scale and switching costs allow the first player to retain that advantage for a … Continue reading Is First Mover Advantage a Myth? When the Last Mover Takes It All
Google Talk to Books is a machine learning model build by Google, which got trained from a library of over 100,000 books; where Google search uses quality signals to understand the relevance of a web page. Google Talk to Books uses a machine learning model that looks at every sentence in over 100,000 books to find the … Continue reading What Is Google Talk to Books?
When you think about Amazon.com the first things that might come to mind are the infinite number of objects you might have bought in the years on their super efficient online store. However, Amazon Inc. is way more than that. In fact, one business unit is called AWS, which stands for Amazon Web Services; a … Continue reading Why Is AWS so Important for Amazon Future Business Growth?