Google Q1 Profit 2020: Mobile Traffic, Youtube Ads, Youtube Memberships, And Cloud Saved The Day (For Now)


Google Ads was driven by mobile traffic, yet changed users’ behaviors and reduced advertising budget slowed it down: The overall growth Q1 was primarily driven by increases in search queries (given the increased user adoption and usage during COVID-19) especially on mobile devices, growth in advertiser activity, and improvements in ad formats and delivery. Revenue … Continue reading Google Q1 Profit 2020: Mobile Traffic, Youtube Ads, Youtube Memberships, And Cloud Saved The Day (For Now)

Third-Party Sellers And Amazon’s Platform-First Business, Will It Last?


A platform business model is one of the most interesting models arose throughout the web era. Some of the components that make platform business models interesting are their scalability and the fact those platforms can leverage network effects and flywheel models to gain traction. When can we call a business model a platform? To answer … Continue reading Third-Party Sellers And Amazon’s Platform-First Business, Will It Last?

How To Build A Successful SaaS Business Model With MeisterTask Founders


In this interview, Michael Hollauf, co-founder of MeisterTask and MindMeister, explains the process and the story behind a SaaS company close to €10 Million in ARR. The struggles, processes, and lessons learned over the years of a journey started in 2006. Meister, the German software company that develops these tools is a FourWeekMBA 2020 parter, … Continue reading How To Build A Successful SaaS Business Model With MeisterTask Founders

Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Microsoft, Netflix, And Google Business Models: How They Work & Make Money


FAANG is an acronym that comprises the hottest tech companies’ stocks in 2019. Those are Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix and Alphabet’s Google. The term was coined by Jim Cramer, former hedge fund manager and host of CNBC’s Mad Money and founder of the publication TheStreet. In this video, more than FAANG we look at FAAMNG (Microsoft added … Continue reading Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Microsoft, Netflix, And Google Business Models: How They Work & Make Money

Business Glossary: The Advanced Business Terms For Entrepreneurs


The FourWeekMBA Business Glossary guides you through a set of key concepts to leverage on to build a valuable company and a sustainable business model. The continuous quest to problem-solving in the real world Entrepreneurship is about solving problems by leveraging on markets’ feedbacks to develop products with high potential which people want and desire. … Continue reading Business Glossary: The Advanced Business Terms For Entrepreneurs

What Is the Capital Asset Pricing Model? CAPM Framework Explained


In finance, the capital asset pricing model (or CAPM) is a model or framework that helps theoretically assess the rate of return required for an asset to build a diversified portfolio able to give satisfactory returns.  CAPM assumptions The CAPM or Capital Asset Pricing Model, although unrealistic, it is still the most used in financial analysis. … Continue reading What Is the Capital Asset Pricing Model? CAPM Framework Explained

Amazon Case Study: Why from Product to Subscription You Need to “Swallow the Fish”


In this article, we’re going to see an interesting case study and how Amazon seems to be changing its business strategy. In fact, since 2014 Amazon has been pushing more and more from a solely product-based We’ll see how and what this implies. Related: How Amazon Makes Money: Amazon Business Model in a Nutshell The power … Continue reading Amazon Case Study: Why from Product to Subscription You Need to “Swallow the Fish”

A Quick Glance At The Digital Advertising Industry


The digital advertising industry has become a multi-billion industry dominated by a few key tech players. While the industry advertising dollars are also fragmented across several small players and publishers across the web. Most of it is consolidated within brands like Google, YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, Amazon, Bing, Twitter, and Pinterest. Google and YouTube advertising business … Continue reading A Quick Glance At The Digital Advertising Industry