Archive for the ‘books’ Category

Business Model Patterns

Friday, September 6th, 2019

In Business Model Generation we discussed business model patterns, and in The Invincible Company we are taking this one step further with more granular patterns. As we were introducing the Business Model Canvas to clients and coaches, we talked about how to improve and protect business models … (blog)


The Invincible Company

Friday, August 30th, 2019

Prototyping for our next book with Alex …

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The Building Blocks of Business Thinking

Saturday, August 24th, 2019

A booklet “The Building Blocks of Business Thinking” by Bjarke Wolmar, Thinkers50 Europe. His booklet brings together all the basic principles of business think- ing. It is a starting point to develop a better business, by connecting the different models, and then being able to explore the best new ideas (more)

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The business model below is developed by winners of the Thinkers50 Strategy Award, Alexander Osterwalder and Yves Pigneur in their book “The Business Model Generation”. It is perhaps the most important new thinking on strategy since Michael Porter’s theories on “five forces” and “generic strategies” in the book Competitive Strategy.

Comment réinventer l’entreprise ?

Saturday, August 24th, 2019

interview par Soon Soon Soon, lors de USI’2019


À l’occasion de l’évènement “Unexpected Sources of Inspiration” (USI) au Carrousel du Louvre en juin, où ils donnaient une conférence intitulée “Building Invincible Companies”, ils ont répondu à nos questions… (suite)

100 Best Business Models Books of All Time

Sunday, August 18th, 2019

#1 AND #2

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The Invincible Company

Saturday, August 17th, 2019

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Invincible companies not only know how to design superior business models but they constantly reinvent themselves. In The Invincible Company, we demonstrate how any organization can become unstoppable by managing a portfolio of existing businesses and by simultaneously exploring a pipeline of potential new growth engines. The hands-on book contains several practical and essential tools including the Business Portfolio Map, Innovation Metrics, the Culture Map and a series of illustrated Business Model Mechanics. The combination of these tools and our learnings will allow any company to forge a path toward becoming the next Invincible Company.

the invincible company

Thursday, July 11th, 2019

sprint for our new book with Alex, Alan, Lauren and Fred at Tresi


Innovation portfolio at USI

Monday, June 10th, 2019

Keynote with Alex at USI in Paris scheduled on June 25th (blog)

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Invincible Companies

Wednesday, May 8th, 2019

long chat with Alex and Alan about our new book “The invincible company” specifically on the design of the chapter on the Business Model Mechanics and the “Explore” portfolio.


see the blog post

ed-tech à l’EHL

Monday, May 6th, 2019

visite à l’EHL pour rencontrer Remi Walbaum, Chief Innovation Officer, qui repense la formation du futur en Hospitality Management