BOOT CAMP RESOURCES

A collection of resources to help you get started on your business model

THE BUSINESS MODEL CANVAS:

 The Business Model Canvas Poster

A copy of the Business Model Canvas, complete with questions to consider.  Enlarge this canvas and use it in brainstorming meetings.

The Business Model Canvas

A copy of the Business Model Canvas without additional questions.  

The Non-Profit Business Model Canvas

This canvas focuses on non-profit models.  This canvas does not enlarge well.

An Additional Non-Profit Canvas

This canvas looks like the original canvas, with slight modifications.  Does not enlarge well. 

Business Model Canvas Powerpoint

A powerpoint slide of the Business Model Canvas that you can use for presentations.

CANVAS EXERCISES:

Ad-Lib Value Proposition

Use this to hone your value proposition

External Forces Matrix

Use this to analyze the environment in which you will launch your business

VIDEOS:

 From Idea To Business Animated Series

The video series used in the Startup Boot Camp Seminar.  Use this to review concepts.

The Nonprofit Business Model Canvas

A video discussing the uses of the Canvas in a nonprofit setting

SLIDESHARE/PRESENTATIONS:

Business Models Beyond Profit

A slideshare focused on the Business Model Canvas For Social Enterprises

ARTICLES:

STORYTELLING

5 Tips To Tell Your Business Model As A Story

USING THE CANVAS

14 Ways To Apply The Business Model Canvas

Why Some Business Models Are Better Than Others

Designing Crystal Clear Business Models

7 Questions To Evaluate Your Business Model

9 BUILDING BLOCKS

Selecting and Managing Channels In Business Model Canvas

Business Model Canvas: Customer Segments

Key Resources Building Block

Key Partners In Business Model Canvas

Cost Structure In Business Model Canvas

Revenue Streams In Business Model Canvas

Key Activities In Business Model Canvas

Creating A Value Proposition

BOOKS:

Business Model Generation PDF

A PDF copy of the first section of  Business Model Generation by Alex Osterwalder & Ives Pigneur

 The Lean Startup

Business Model Innovation and The Build-Measure-Learn Loop.

Value Proposition Design

This book focuses on building strong value propositions

WEBSITES:

Strategyzer Blog

A blog from the folk who created the Business Model Canvas

Steveblank.com

Great articles on startups/ business model canvas

Entrepreneurship.org

A great resource for articles on entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurial Insights

Use the lexicon to find articles on a variety of topics related to startups