What Is Frugal Innovation? Frugal Innovation and Why Less Is More


In the TED talk entitled “creative problem-solving in the face of extreme limits” Navi Radjou defined frugal innovation as “the ability to create more economic and social value using fewer resources. Frugal innovation is not about making do; it’s about making things better.” Indian people call it Jugaad, a Hindi word that means finding inexpensive solutions based on … Continue reading What Is Frugal Innovation? Frugal Innovation and Why Less Is More

What Is the Receivables Turnover Ratio? How Amazon Receivables Management Helps Its Explosive Growth


The receivable turnover ratio is a financial management metric that measures how efficiently an organization is leveraging its assets. It assesses how many times throughout the year the company is collecting the money from customers. What is account receivables? They include the amount of money to be received by customers. According to the matching principle, revenue … Continue reading What Is the Receivables Turnover Ratio? How Amazon Receivables Management Helps Its Explosive Growth

15 Financial Ratios Formulas To Analyse Any Business


These are the most important financial ratios formulas you can use to analyze any business: current ratio absolute ratio quick ratio the accounts receivable turnover ratio the accounts payable turnover ratio inventory turnover ratio debt to assets ratio debt to equity ratio interest coverage ratio gross profit margin ratio operating profit margin ratio return on capital … Continue reading 15 Financial Ratios Formulas To Analyse Any Business

Glance At The Business Models Used By European Startups


According to the European Startup Monitor (2016), the most used business models in the European ecosystem are IT/software development, followed by SaaS and Industrial technology/production/hardware. The greatest challenge is related to sales and customer acquisition.  Introduction Finding a common pattern within the European Startup ecosystem isn’t simple. Historically European countries have had diverse profiles, cultures, and … Continue reading Glance At The Business Models Used By European Startups

Google’s Cash Cow: Inside Google Advertising Business


In 2018, 85% of Google’s revenues came from advertising. Those revenues represented over $116 billion. Thus, understanding Google’s powerful advertising money-making machine is critical to understand Google (now Alphabet) current business engine. For that matter you need to understand two key elements: How Google monetizes its pages The costs Google incur to acquire traffic In … Continue reading Google’s Cash Cow: Inside Google Advertising Business