Ring for Women Stainless Steel 2017 XSmall Small Medium XLarge Jean Paul Gaultier XSmall Small Medium XLarge Jean Paul Gaultier 2017 Ring for Women LHZ6SP3

SKU142280462060623
Ring for Women, Stainless Steel, 2017, XSmall Small - Medium XLarge Jean Paul Gaultier
Ring for Women, Stainless Steel, 2017, XSmall Small - Medium XLarge Jean Paul Gaultier
CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS
> bermuda shorts Blue PT01 qmhdGkqhBf
> Womens Origami Mid Closed Toe Heels United Nude elBX910Q
> Article
0 / 3 Free Articles left Remaining Register for more |
Subscribe + Save!
Products to Platforms: Making the Leap
Sign In Cashmere Silk Scarf Cat Cashmere Silk by VIDA VIDA W0f40

Items added to cart

Your Shopping Cart is empty.

Guest User

bow detail mini backpack Black Fendi BeBQEYB
TOPIC FEEDS Mens 58356 Trainers Skechers qbsi2NdN
Bustina Embossed Pu Rosso Womens Clutch Rot Red 14x24x7 cm B x H T Love Moschino 14x24x7 cm (B x H T) Love Moschino Bustina Embossed Pu Rosso Rot (Red) Womens Clutch PQs6dtqIDp
Statement Clutch magentaish purple by VIDA VIDA 3Bsiw
LOG OUT
Artwork: Vin Rathod, Aura (series), 2012–2014, photograph
Petite Crossbody Bag Building Block W1qwtxUS
Elsa Peretti Diamonds by the Yard bracelet in platinum Tiffany amp; Co SaLEF0z
From the April 2016 Issue
Explore the Archive

Executive Summary

Following the path of companies such as Apple and Amazon, more and more firms are trying to become not just product purveyors but also platform providers, facilitating direct connections between customers and other groups. Although launching a platform can generate new revenue, success is not automatic. After studying more than 20 companies that have tried to move from products to platforms, the authors point to four practices that can separate winners from losers:

1. Start with a defensible product and a critical mass of users.

A strong product and a loyal customer base will attract third parties to your platform.

2. Apply a hybrid business model.

Instead of operating with a “product mindset” or a “platform mindset” alone, combine the two in order to discover new opportunities for creating value.

3. Drive rapid conversion to the platform.

Existing customers are likely to flock to a platform if it provides enough new value, if the additional products and services offered are consistent with your brand, and if users have opportunities to improve both the products and the platform.

4. Deter competitive imitation.

Make it tough for rivals to copy your product-to-platform strategy: Consider creating proprietary standards, using exclusivity contracts, and erecting other barriers to competition.

Already registered? Sign in.
The Challenge

Transforming a product or service into a platform—the way Amazon has with Amazon Marketplace and Lego has with Mindstorms—can dramatically increase its value. But the path can be treacherous, and many attempts have failed.

The Best Practices

Four practices can help ensure success:

1. Start with a defensible product and a critical mass of users.

2. Apply a hybrid business model focused on creating and sharing new value.

3. Drive rapid conversion to the new platform.

4. Identify and act on opportunities to deter competitive imitation.

For years, Microsoft’s Outlook has been losing ground to Google’s Gmail and to the e-mail apps integrated into iPhones and other mobile devices. But now the company is trying to inject new life into Outlook, attempting to transform it from a simple e-mail product into a platform that connects users to a multitude of third-party services such as Uber, Yelp, and Evernote. Whether or not the leap from product to platform works is an immensely important question—not just for Microsoft but also for a growing number of businesses built around products or services.

Want to read more about this? Check out this article on Womens Top-Handle Bag Cabas Et Argent Womens TopHandle Bag Silver 155x43x455 cm W x H L Molly Bracken Silver NvUvMl3

What you do: Time for action! When you experience these triggering moments, moving forward is critical and often requires a pretty big change in your HABITS. Yes, your habits. Think about it….what do you do now when this happens? Do you rewind the tape in your mind over and over again, stopping at that place where everything went wrong, then beat yourself and got upset up over it? Do you have a Bridget Jones moment, when you call up your friends and call an emergency after-work drink so you can beat yourself up over and over again?

What you do:

Stop that.

Seriously, just stop. Break that habit. Let it go.

Want to read more about this? Check out this article on cropped straightleg trousers Black Ann Demeulemeester y1n309
.

It’s just gonna happen

According to Deborah Tannen, author and gender SKIRTS 3/4 length skirts CUCU LAB bB64737Z3
researcher, men speak to take control and be seen as powerful.

Women speak to connect.

So it’s no surprise that men interrupt more often to be seen as the one in the power position. And it’s also no surprise that women don’t interrupt because we think it’s rude.

The way we see things differently and the way we communicate our thoughts and emotions differently isn’t changing as fast as we’d like, but you don’t have to be the victim here! You can take control and stay connected.

No Comments Yet ...

Check to share anonymously

You might also like ...
Advice on applying for an open position while pregnant
More Discussions in logo embossed sneakers Black Emporio Armani T0hdx9n3K
Question about Severance - I, along with 29 other people, were recently laid off due to a workforce reduction.
More Discussions in Foldaway Tote FLOWER MATRIX by VIDA VIDA qTHu2
My interviewers have not contacted me when they said they would. How should I proceed?
More Discussions in Interview Tips Tricks
No respect from subordinate female staff.
More Discussions in Sheer Wrap Dragon Eyes 250 by VIDA VIDA hX1PerNlZ
Managing people than make more money than you do
More Discussions in Interview Tips Tricks

Topics To Explore

The Job Hunt
35 Convos Resources
Office Life
27 Convos Resources
Being A Boss Lady
15 Convos Resources
Diversity Gender Equality
15 Convos Resources
Family Relationships
24 Convos Resources
The Career Climb
16 Convos Resources
Self-Care Wellness
19 Convos Resources
Maternity Leave
32 Convos Resources
The Balance: Work Home
18 Convos Resources
Getting More Done
14 Convos Resources
Interview Tips Tricks
32 Convos Resources
Pregnancy Fertility
32 Convos Resources
The Ugly Side Of Work
28 Convos Resources
Working Mom Life
23 Convos Resources
How To Make Money
12 Convos Resources
How To Spend (And Save) It
14 Convos Resources
Women In Tech
24 Convos Resources
Powered by
Consulting
17 Convos Resources
Powered by
Rants and Raves
102 Convos Resources
Find Out

What are women saying about your company?

We'll help you find the answer or connect with an advisor.

Contact Us

SUPPORT

Contact Us
English Deutsch 2017 Sneakers for Women On Sale Sneakers for Women On Sale White suede 2017 25 35 45 55 75 Atlantic Stars EFhZsdJmcj
Modal Scarf Dancing Roses Moroccan by VIDA VIDA KfmSmCOi
12x21x26 cm (W x H L) Silvian Heach Beige (Taupe) Bag Cogollos Womens TopHandle Bag Beige Taupe 12x21x26 cm W x H L Silvian Heach Womens Top-Handle Bag wUn2Bx

COMMUNITY

Spinibis Pants Chervo q6jkkX5k0S
Foldaway Tote Venice Dreaming by VIDA VIDA 3alOqej
2 PACK Classic Retro Sunglasses Multi Asos PnZ0ar

DEVELOPERS

Le Corsaire Trompette Cropped Wool And Cottonblend Flared Pants Black Jacquemus kDxepEk
Thomas Sabo pendant white PE67141614 Thomas Sabo VqtieoQujq
Cashmere Silk Scarf SusanWhitePaperwhites by VIDA VIDA KRmN9S1b

RESOURCES

Leather Accent Tag Stacked Deck by VIDA VIDA dJV37E
Cashmere Silk Scarf hearts center by VIDA VIDA mw48P