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(Q4) Business Model Environment

Hello everyone!

The Artifex entrepreneurial team and me have recently completed an assessment of our business model’s environment.

There was definitely some interesting dynamics regarding our organization’s context, and some challenges externally we will face. 504 more words


OHA HealthAchieve: Wrestling with the role of patients in the system

There was an epiphany moment at this year’s Ontario Hospital Association HealthAchieve when a hospital administrator responsible for patient surveys admitted that she had been doing it all wrong. 1,299 more words

How Smart, Connected Products Are Transforming Competition

From the HBR November 2014 Issue

Information technology is revolutionizing products. Once composed solely of mechanical and electrical parts, products have become complex systems that combine hardware, sensors, data storage, microprocessors, software, and connectivity in myriad ways. 12,283 more words

Choosing to perform distinctly different activities than those of your rivals in order to gain a competitive advantage.
-Michael Porter, Harvard Business School, leading authority on competitive advantage