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The secret ingredient of the first generation platform business

<i>The end of platforms as we have known them seems to be around the corner. This blog is the first chapter in our blog series “Rise and fall of the</i> …

Machine Learning

Platform Business Model - Definition | What is it? | Explanation

Platform Business Model – Definition | What is it? | Explanation<p>By Alex Moazed on May 1, 2016<p>A platform is a business model that creates value by …

Innovation

Startup Challenges - Endlich ein Canvas für Plattform-Geschäftsmodelle

Alle versuchen es, nur wenigen gelingt es: ein Geschäftsmodell zu entwickeln, das überproportional skaliert und ganze Branchen auf den Kopf stellt. …

The Complete Guide to the Platform Business Model

What do Airbnb, Uber, Google, Facebook, YouTube, eBay, Alibaba, PayPal have in common apart from the fact that they are some of the most valuable …

Innovation

Uber CEO outlines mobility plans

Uber is done being solely a ride-hailing company. Under the leadership of CEO Dara Khosrowshahi, the company is well on its way to becoming a multi-modal transportation platform.<p>At a future of mobility event in Washington, D.C. today, Khosrowshahi announced Uber’s foray into car rentals, shared …

Transit

Uber rolls out new features for biking, car-sharing, and more

Uber is moving way beyond just ordering a car. The company announced a slew of new partnerships this week, including ones for an actual car-sharing …

Transportation

Plattform-Ökonomie: Mit dem richtigen Canvas erfolgreich starten

Ob Amazon, Airbnb oder der App Store – Plattformen sind in unserem täglichen Leben und auch für unsere Kunden zu einer Selbstverständlichkeit …

GoEuro-CEO: „Wenn alles gut läuft, brauchen wir noch fünf Jahre“

Rund 250 Mitarbeiter, ein sechsstöckiges Büro am Senefelderplatz und knapp 150 Millionen US-Dollar Risikokapital: GoEuro, die Plattform für …

Ex-Opel-Vorstand Neumann investiert Millionen in Door2Door

Der frühere Opel-Vorstandsvorsitzende Karl-Thomas Neumann steigt bei Door2Door ein. Auch der ehemalige SAP-Hybris-Vorstand Ariel Lüdi investiert in …

Jetzt kommen die E-Bikes zum Teilen

Die deutschen Metropolen erleben einen ungebremsten Ansturm von Fahrrad-Verleih-Diensten. Nun kommt in Berlin ein neuer Bike-Sharer hinzu: LimeBike. …

Deutsches Startup bringt Rufbus-Service nach Dubai

Das Startup MVMANT (Sprich: “movement“) baut in Dubai einen Rufbus-Service auf. Das Projekt kam durch die „Dubai Future Accelerators“ zustande. „Wir …

FlixBus to start service between Belgian cities in April

Belgian ODA down in 2017<p>Belgian official development assistance (ODA) went down from 0.5% of gross domestic product (GDP) in 2016 to 0.45% in 2017, …

Europe

Frau stirbt bei Unfall mit autonomen Auto von Uber

• Im US-Bundesstaat Arizona ist eine Frau durch ein autonom fahrendes Auto ums Leben gekommen. Es ist der erste tödliche Unfall dieser Art mit einer …

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Fernbusse: Flixbus hat das ganze Land überrollt

München / Philipp Koebnick<p>Wenige Jahre nach der Marktöffnung ist Flixbus ein De-facto-Monopolist. Partner klagen über „ausbeuterische …

Flixbus steigt ins Zuggeschäft ein

Das Busliniennetz reicht den Flixbus-Gründern nicht mehr: Nach ersten erfolgreichen Tests will der Billigreiseanbieter jetzt in neue Regionen …

Bahn erwartet Schulden-Rekord von 20 Milliarden Euro

Berlin (Reuters) - Trotz milliardenschwerer Hilfen des Steuerzahler dreht sich die Schulden-Spirale bei der Deutschen Bahn immer schneller.<p>Aufgrund der notwendigen Qualitäts- und Investitionsoffensive sei davon auszugehen, dass 2018 eine "Verschuldung in Höhe von 20,0 Milliarden Euro erreicht …

Carsharing in altmodisch: Blablacar führt neues Preismodell ein

Bla“, „Blabla“ oder „Blablabla“: Bei der Mitfahrplattform Blablacar ist der Name Programm. Nutzer, die freie Sitze in ihrem Auto auf der Website …

Google Wanted to Know What What Makes a Manager Great, so It Conducted a Study. Here Are the Results

Good leaders avoid micromanaging.<p>20 years ago, you probably would've laughed if someone said your life would one day be irrevocably changed by a company called Google. What's a google?<p>But, as you know, Google's become the largest entity in one of the biggest tech companies in the world. And it's …

Employment

7 Essential Project Management Skills for 2018: The Complete Guide

If you’ve started the year and committed to upping your project management skills to be a better project manager, what project management skills are …

Project Management

6 Essential Skills for Project Managers

Years ago I was in Brazil managing the installation of a monitoring system for a large construction project. As I told the chief electrician how a …

Project Management

Project Management Basics: 6 Steps to a Foolproof Project Plan

When it comes to planning your very first project, you may not know exactly where to begin. How do you accurately predict how long tasks will take? …

Project Management

9 Proven Strategies to Make Your Meetings Highly Actionable (Infographic)

Done well, meetings result in productive collaboration, creative problem solving, and innovative new ideas that move your company …

Infographics

7 Secrets Smart Leaders Use to Master Their One-on-Ones

One of the basic fundamentals of managing a team is scheduling regular one-on-ones. These meetings are meant to check in on the individual and see …

Employee Engagement

Critical Path Method in Project Management is as Easy as 1,2,3

What exactly is Critical Path in Project Management?Critical Path Method (CPM) is a mathematically-based algorithm for scheduling a set of project …

Project Management

The Guide to Making Better Decisions

Theodore Roosevelt once said, “In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and …

Management

KPIs vs. OKRs: How They Compare and Why You Need Both to be Successful

With the holidays quickly approaching, it's a good time to check in on those resolutions you made at the beginning of the year. Did you meet them? …

3 Reasons Why Your KPIs Are Failing and What To Do About It

Change is never an easy journey. And it’s fairly easy to get stuck in a routine. After all, routines become routines in the first place because …

Product Management

5 New Year’s Resolutions for Project Managers

It’s day two of 2018. Have you made any New Year‘s Resolutions? If you’re already struggling to come up with some, we’re here to help.As project …

Project Management

7 Tactics to Galvanize Your Team Around Company Goals

We’ve all had to sit through that all-hands meeting where leadership unveils that year’s big, overarching objectives.<p>Chances are, as the company’s …

Leadership