Monthly Archives: March 2012

Tablet Usage Drives Sales

Source: Adobe website Adobe Digital Marketing Insights found that Tablet Visitors spend over 50% more per purchase than visitors who use smartphones (“Smartphone Visitors”) and over 20% more than visitors who use desktop/laptop computers (“Traditional Visitors”). Supplemental Information Source: Gigaom, Jan 2012 Tablet … Continue reading

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Voting to Recommend Eyewear

Source: VentureBeat, Mar 2012

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Luxottica’s Technology Innovations

Source: Luxottica publication, Feb 2012 Slide 26 onwards

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Yooz Focuses Upon Shoes – Shoescribe

Source: Yooz website, 2012

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Younger Shoppers Use Mobile Technology

Source: NYTimes, Mar 2012 But instead of getting defensive, some stores and brands are embracing the change by creating new personal touches that feature gadgets rather than doting sales staff. Bobbi Brown has touch-screen televisions to demonstrate the perfect smoky eye, … Continue reading

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@ Conferences: Booth, Presentation & Follow-up

Source: VentureBeat, Mar 2012 Booth Have a sign.  …  Spend the money to get a decent sign that talks about what your company does in a few bullet points. Do your elevator pitch and then ask the person you’re talking to … Continue reading

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Wireframing Templates

Source: Keynotopia

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Ash Maurya’s Lean Canvas

Source: Ash Maurya website (Ash’s 2010 blog posting on the canvas development), with a related reading 1, and 2. Lean Canvas Stages of a Startup Problem Solution Fit (problem, solution, customer segments) Product Market Fit(solution, unique value proposition, key metric) … Continue reading

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3 pillars of a good online-retail business …

Source: WSJ, Mar 2012 Michael Rubin, CEO of Kynetic, which runs an online-shipping consortium called ShopRunner Inc., said the three pillars of a good online-retail business, are “high margin, high price and low weight.”

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Business Model Canvas

Source: Steve Blank website, Feb 2012

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