$700 – $800

1 Day Bootcamp: Design a Better Business - NYC 2019

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SVA GroundFloor Incubator

207 East 32nd St #1

New York City, NY 10016

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From the producers of the bestseller Business Model Generation.

Does this sound like you or your teams?

"I want to design a strategy"

"I want a strong & sharable vision"

"I want to work like a startup"

"I want to innovate/grow my business"

"I want to do business planning"

Then this experience is for you.

Check out this video from Design a Better Business - Amsterdam

After a series of successful events in Europe and Asia, the DBB Workshop is coming to New York City for an exclusive 1-day Bootcamp. This is a workshop based on lessons from the book Design a Better Business, written by Justin Lokitz and Maarten van Lieshout, both from BMI-US.

*Limited to 20 participants

Here's what we will cover & why you should join:

  • Business Model Innovation. Understand current business models and how they shift towards the future. Is your business future proof?

  • Case studies. Learn through real cases from companies from a variety of industries (Toyota, Audi, BNP Paribas-Fortis, Microsoft, and many more) and how they can be applied to your business. What are the key lessons you can start implementing tomorrow?

  • Apply your learnings. Work on your own case study, developing your own business model innovation project throughout the day. Hands-on / Brains-on experience with new tools and mindset to create innovative solutions.

  • Ideation, prototyping, testing, pitching and redesigning your ideas in a packed day of work. Have you heard of the double loop?

  • Learn new skills, tools, and mindset that you can take back to your company. Be the driver of change within your business, setting a vision and actionable steps to make it a reality.

Who is this for?

  • Business Leaders and teams looking to acquire a new skill set.

  • Entrepreneurs looking for ways to fail or succeed faster.

  • Managers, Directors, VP's & C-Level looking to develop new skills for themselves and their teams.

  • Innovators who are looking to push their businesses forward faster.


09:00-10:30: Learn to Embrace Uncertainty & Co-Create Options for the Future

10:30-11:00: Break

11:00-12:30: Unpack the World! What are the trends driving the future? How might we turn uncertainty into opportunity? Who are our future customers and what do they need?

12:30-1:30: Lunch

1:30-2:30: Prototyping the Business Models of the Future How might we co-create future-proof business models? What are our riskiest assumptions and how might we test them using prototypes?

2:30-3:30: Get out of the Building! Coffee with your customers: How might you invalidate (or validate) your assumptions with your prototypes?

3:30-4:15: Pivoting & Pitching your Ideas. Updating your idea and prototypes based on customer validation Craft your pitch!

4:15-4:30: Pitch your idea!

4:30-5:00: Closing the Day

5:00-6:00: Decompress Over Cocktails "from the future"

You will walk away with:

  • Hands on experience solving complex problems through new methodologies

  • The Book Design a Better Business

  • The essential toolbox with templates

  • A storytelling toolkit to get your message across

  • Screenplays for strategy and innovation workshops

The workshop will be run by:

  • Justin Lokitz, Author of DBB, Strategy Designer and Managing Director of BMI US

  • Maarten van Lieshout, Designer of DBB, Creative Director and Strategic Storyteller at BMI US

If you have any questions, send an email to: info@businessmodelsinc.com or reach out to us at +1 +1 (415) 735-8273

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