Live Call Replay: Alex Osterwalder on Overcoming the Challenges of Business Model Innovation

Many companies focus on optimizing the core business, executing on a business model that has long been established. However, focusing on the day-to-day can be detrimental if the company ignores the future. Alex Osterwalder, inventor of the Business Model Canvas, shares how testing new business models can help companies prepare for the future. During a conference call with IL members, Osterwalder discussed new roles, organizational structures, and metrics for more effective innovation. Listen to the full conversation or read the highlights…

Alex Osterwalder: ‘Business models expire like yogurt in the fridge’

We talk with Alex Osterwalder, one of the developers of the Business Model Canvas, about how he sees large companies using the tool; its relationship to the lean startup methodology; and the challenges companies face in building growth engines that are as powerful as their execution engines. Includes downloadable audio…