Business Model The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Business Model en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:00:00 GMT 5 Things You Must Do to Successfully Launch a Business LetÂ’s get down to the basics. Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:00:00 GMT Christopher Hann 5 Tips for Building Adaptivity Into Your Business Model No startup business plan is so good that it anticipates every twist and change in the market and customer demand. To thrive, anticipate the unknown. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:30:00 GMT Jan Verleur Iterate or Eliminate? When You Need to Go Back to the Drawing Board. When do you stick with an idea, and when do you eliminate it altogether? As an entrepreneur, this can be a life-or-death decision for your startup. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 21:30:00 GMT Jake Gibson What a Teen's Summer Job Can Teach Us About Good Business Practices Lessons come from everywhere -- even that kid selling ice cream from a boat. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 19:00:00 GMT Jonathan Long The 6 Different Hats a CEO Might Have to Put On Company chiefs may assume as many as half a dozen roles to guide their companies and inspire their staff. Take a look at how it plays out. Thu, 22 May 2014 17:00:00 GMT Joel Trammell Raising Capital? Answer These Questions to Score an Investor's Check Shed light on five key areas about a startup's business model to make a compelling pitch for money. Wed, 07 May 2014 19:30:00 GMT Peter S. Cohan 6 Great Business Models to Consider for a Startup Be sure to describe the consumer pain to be relieved by the enterprise and how big a wedge can be driven between what customers are willing to pay and the costs. Wed, 30 Apr 2014 17:30:00 GMT Peter S. Cohan The Pricing Conundrum: Figuring Out the Right Strategy For You While pricing can be a tricky matter for any entrepreneur, it is especially difficult for those providing a service. Here are a few lessons on pricing strategy. Wed, 09 Apr 2014 11:30:00 GMT Dana Brownlee 7 Sins of Newbie Entrepreneurs Following these sins could kill your business. Fortunately, there are simple solutions to fix these blunders. Sat, 08 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMT Dana Brownlee At Whole Foods, Employees Can Look Up Other Employees' Salaries Whole Foods has had a long-standing tradition of keeping compensation details open. Here's why. Tue, 04 Mar 2014 19:51:00 GMT Alison Griswold Spotify Musicians Can Now Sell Merchandise on Their Artist Pages Hoping to improve its artist relations, Spotify is letting musicians sell merchandise through their profile pages without taking a commission. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 18:18:00 GMT Nina Zipkin Should Your Salary Be Made Public? Social media startup Buffer is all about transparency, going so far as to publish employee salaries online. Fri, 27 Dec 2013 19:05:00 GMT Nina Zipkin Spotify to Musicians: Don't Hate On Us The streaming music service is determined to convince artists, both big and small, that streaming can be a real money maker. Tue, 03 Dec 2013 18:52:00 GMT Benjamin Kabin Affordable Custom Made Suits? It's No Longer an Oxymoron Proper Suit stitches together bespoke tailoring and e-commerce so the American male can dress better for less. Fri, 08 Nov 2013 15:00:00 GMT Jason Daley Why VCs Often Turn Away Promising Investments If you are rejected, don't automatically assume it's your business plan that's the issue. It could be the firm's approach to its fund's investment cycle. Thu, 17 Oct 2013 18:00:00 GMT Sam Hogg Ronald Coase, Lighthouses and Elon Musk Many entrepreneurs may not know Ronald Coase, but their work has benefited from his ideas. Tue, 03 Sep 2013 13:24:00 GMT Ray Hennessey Crocs: From Footwear Fad to Billion-Dollar Company This iconic shoemaker bounced back after the recession by revamping its product lines and distribution channel. Mon, 08 Jul 2013 12:00:00 GMT Sarah Max The Investors Who Laughed at Zynga It's been a banner week for Zynga with its long-awaited IPO. But there was a time when its founder was criticized for proposing a free-gaming business model. Fri, 16 Dec 2011 07:00:00 GMT Carol Tice A Five-Step Guide to Reinventing Your Business How do you know when it's time to alter the strategy of your business? Here's how to pivot to a better business model midstream. Tue, 18 Oct 2011 05:06:00 GMT Jason Daley Five Tips to Transform Your Business A look at the best turnaround tactics from small companies around the U.S. Mon, 27 Jun 2011 00:01:00 GMT Entrepreneur Staff