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Mapping the open models

Mapping the open models

This article is an excerpt of the book Open models published in French in 2014 and translated in 2016. The first conclusion of our work collecting data on open business models is that the “open beyond the open” does indeed exist, to quote Lionel Maurel, one of our contributors. Three areas can be identified: open […]

Crafting the business model – a key task for start-ups

Crafting the business model – a key task for start-ups

The sharing economy is ready to take over MRI machines, now that it has conquered bikes, cars and apartments.  Berlin-based medneo is offering physicians and hospitals clinical MRI images on a pay-by-case basis, letting them skip buying the expensive machines.  And it dramatically improves customer satisfaction by reducing the wait time for MRI scans from several weeks to few […]