How to improve your business agility

How to be more agile

In today’s increasingly volatile business environment, there is a disease which spreads among companies. Small and large businesses which do not have the ability to constantly deliver value and adapt, prosper well for a while, but with time start becoming more and more sluggish. Then, suddenly, a once successful company is faced with a choice […]

How to set SMART goals for your business

SMART Goals - what keeps me going is goals.

“What keeps me going is goals“, said Muhammad Ali, one of the most successful heavyweight boxers in history, named by Sports Illustrated magazine as the “Sportsman of the Century”. Not every business owner will have the honor of becoming the Muhammad Ali of Entrepreneurs, but having proper goals can save many new ventures from being […]

Is being an entrepreneur right for you?

Is being an entrepreneur right for you?

The article is based on Being entrepreneur – SWOT analysis which can be found in the Library, in CayenneApps SWOT application. The media widely applauds the success stories of entrepreneurs such as Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg, Elon Musk or Jeff Bezos. Magazines are full of stories of ordinary but brave people who left a corporate job […]

How to conduct experiments in the validated learning process

Validated learning process - experiment

The validated learning (VL) process is one of the pillars of the lean startup movement, initiated by Eric Ries. This process, based on the customer validation concept developed by Steve Blank, is derived from the lean manufacturing philosophy. Its framework is based on the assumption that we need to first validate our basic ideas with […]