Sometimes culture in entrepreneurship environments falls to the waist side to productivity, growth, and profit to meet your organizations goals. Culture is an immeasurable thing that holds all the pieces of your organization together. If you talk to almost any Silicone Valley executive, they will all have different opinions about how to evolve a company’s culture, but one thing they will all agree on is that a solid culture cultivates an organizations success.
“Expect the unexpected because the unexpected should be expected” when operating in an entrepreneurial environment. An entrepreneur will have success when they have a proper growth management strategy set in place. Growth management when properly implemented helps alleviate pressures that early stage startups encounter.
Have you ever caught yourself wondering while watching live performance in a theater, what the backstage area was like?
If you answered yes, then we have something in common!
The Business Model Canvas (BMC) comes out of the book “Business Model Generation,” written by Alex Osterwalder in 2008. I was introduced to the BMC concept in one of the entrepreneurship courses offered in my master’s program. My initial response to the BMC was very positive. The content was concise and methods were simple enough not understand and move through their