Yoel Ben-Avraham

54 Flips | 8 Magazines | 2 Likes | 3 Followers | @YoelBenAvra2014 | Semi-Retired IT Professional who devotes his time to empowering others by sharing his skills and experience in online & Social Media marketing. Living my motto for the past thirty years: People helping People benefit from Technology

How to (better) teach Lean Startup

Those are my notes from a session with Justin Wilcox on How to Teach Lean, during the Lean Startup Circle unconference in San Francisco 2016<p>Framing …

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Lean Analytics for Startups and Enterprises

Latest Lean Analytics workshop from the Lean Startup Week in San Francisco. Focusing on what metrics matter to both startups and big corporations. Incorporates elements of corporate innovation into the Lean Analytics framework to help bigger companies think through the data that really matters.

5 Reasons You’re Failing at Lean Startup Methodology ft. Notion Data (@UseNotion)

Most startups fail — that’s the premise of The Lean Startup, its methodology and analytics. It’s all about setting up your startup for success by …

Project Management

Why You Need Help Building Your Startup MVP!

Has anyone ever paid you for just an idea? Didn’t think so. It usually takes at least a solid MVP, right?<p>Since we set up our company in San …

A Refresh of the Lean Startup Methodology

Eight years ago, Eric Ries introduced the world to The Lean Startup methodology. Since then, hundreds of thousands of entrepreneurs and innovators …

Lean First means Customer Discovery before Product Development

I regularly get people contacting me to talk about their startup and the work they are doing. Frequently they are very very busy doing startup-y …

Product Management

Buyer Personas for Lean Startups

Knowing who your product or service is for is almost as important as knowing what it is. Most startups we speak to have a rough idea of their …

This Startup Wants to Drag Bus Travel Out of the Dark Ages--and It Just Might

Ground travel in the U.S. has been sorely in need of a makeover. Meet the startup attempting to do just that.<p><i>Editor's note:</i> Inc. <i>magazine will announce its pick for Company of the Year on Tuesday, November 29. Here, we spotlight Wanderu, one of the contenders for the title in 2016.</i><p>In 2011, then …

+50 Business & Revenue Model Examples

<b>Business Model of Doorsteps</b><p>Doorsteps sells its online service via a subscription fee to agents and loan offices, but also takes a commission on …

Ep 2 - Visualizing Your Business Model

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Business Model Canvas in 5 minutes

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The Mission Model Canvas: An Adapted Business Model Canvas for Mission-Driven Organizations

As we prepared for the new Hacking for Defense class at Stanford, we had to stop and ask ourselves: How do we use the Business Model Canvas if the primary goal is not to earn money, but to fulfill a mission? In other words, how can we adapt the Business Model Canvas when the metrics of success for …

MISSION MODEL CANVAS vs. BUSINESS MODEL CANVAS: Mission-Driven Organizations vs. Profit-Driven Organizations

In this presentation, the 4Q-Diamond is used to visually present the Business Model Canvas as well as Mission Model Canvas. In this way, the similarities and differences of the two tools can be identified. Further, each tool can be extended for more comprehensive and robust problem solving as well …

The Blueprint of Business Strategy Is the Business Model

Dr. Alex Osterwalder is the international bestselling author of <i>Business Model Generation</i>, a book about business models around this approach called the Business Model Canvas that helps companies discover new ventures and large companies to think about business models and reinvent themselves. Based …

The Ultimate Alternative to the Business Model Canvas

Every morning, many someones wake up with ideas for new businesses. They may be standalone startups or new projects within an existing organization. However, only a few of those someones are brave enough to do something about those ideas. You’re one of the brave ones.<p>Your idea is great, amazing …

Unstoppable: Ice Bucket Challenge Breaks $100 Million in Donations

If someone hasn't already called you out on Facebook to take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, well, your time is coming.<p>The ALS Association announced on …

The Power of Social Media for Business--No Matter Where You Are

We live in interesting times. I’ve been blogging about the power of Social Media for business for 5 years and I’m just now starting to hear from a …

How Social Media Toppled the Donor Pyramid

Shares 340<p>Digital toppled the donor pyramid. Actually, it crumbled it… slowly, surely, until there was nothing left but an empty frame. A triangle on …

Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits

Based on more than 20 years of experience and 25,000+ hours spent utilizing mobile and social media, <b>Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide</b> is a …

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator - Lindsay Nichols - Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Lindsay Nichols<p>Posted By Kristina Leroux, Community Engagement Manager on Jul 14, 2014 | 0 …

Creative campaigns jump nonprofit gain by 2,000% — CEO

‘Donor fatigue” is strangling charity fundraising campaigns. Creative ideas, based on game theory, have helped dozens of organizations increase their …

Pinterest Works for Local Too, These Businesses Prove It

There’s no denying the power of Pinterest when it comes to engaging consumers. Here are some of the ways marketers are using Pins to promote local …

How Global Charities are Amplifying Stories on Social Media

Share<p><i>As an entirely youth-based organization, both Free The Children and its globally successful initiative We Day, rely heavily on social media to</i> …

What Can 50 Million People Change?

Share<p><i>“We live in an amazing time, when the opportunity to make a difference is greater than ever before. Gathering people behind a cause used to be</i> …

Rockefeller EMPOWERS with Hootsuite

How they did it<p>Using internal social media champions to broaden influence<p>Recognizing the need to first identify social champions within the …

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2013 Charitable Giving Report [Infographic]

Section Navigation<p>Nonprofit Solutions<p>By Organizational Focus<p>Arts & Culture<p>Overview<p>Aquariums, Gardens, Museums and Zoos<br>• Performing Arts<br>• Cultural …

Infographic Crowdfunding

Peer to Peer Fundraising Infographic by Blackbaud