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Developing a Business Model for a Digital Media Company


Developing a Business Model for a Digital Media Company
Developing a Business Model for a Digital Media Company

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Course Description

Developing a successful business model is something that takes skill and considerable business acumen and cannot be achieved overnight. Entrepreneurs have to take into account resources, onsite expertise, and importantly, drive and diligence of both management and employees. In this free online business course, you will get an insight into the business model used in SlideShare, a digital media company based in Silicon Valley. Jonathan Boutelle and Rashmi Sinha from SlideShare discuss the learning curve that was needed in order for them to implement their strategies and achieve their goals so that their business model became a success. They also discuss how they managed the business growth process as well as the execution of their tasks. You will learn from these successful entrepreneurs about their experiences, what they learned about creating their business model, and how they dealt with the steep learning curve presented to them. This course will be of great interest to business professionals and budding entrepreneurs looking for advice and guidance on the strategies and goals needed to create a successful business.

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Learning Outcomes

Learning outcomes - Understanding of considerations of building a company; - Examine what traits motivate an person to becoming an entrepreneur; - Understand the requirements of a team of people to drive progress; - What a business model can achieve in the case of a Media company.


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Module Title
Module 1: Developing a Business Model for a Digital Media Company
Module 2: Business Model for Media Company Assessment

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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 43 reviews
Course Title: Developing a Business Model for a Digital Media Company
Course #: 440
Course Publisher: Stanford
Course Category: 9
Content Origin:
Course Description: Developing a successful business model is something that takes skill and considerable business acumen and cannot be achieved overnight. Entrepreneurs have to take into account resources, onsite expertise, and importantly, drive and diligence of both management and employees. In this free online business course, you will get an insight into the business model used in SlideShare, a digital media company based in Silicon Valley. Jonathan Boutelle and Rashmi Sinha from SlideShare discuss the learning curve that was needed in order for them to implement their strategies and achieve their goals so that their business model became a success. They also discuss how they managed the business growth process as well as the execution of their tasks. You will learn from these successful entrepreneurs about their experiences, what they learned about creating their business model, and how they dealt with the steep learning curve presented to them. This course will be of great interest to business professionals and budding entrepreneurs looking for advice and guidance on the strategies and goals needed to create a successful business.
License: This course is available from Stanford OpenCourseWare through the following Creative Commons licence:
Creative Commons License
Release Date: 01 June 2012
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Course Duration (Avg Learner): 1-2 Hours
Video/Audio: High
Audio Only: High
Animation: None
Assessments: Yes
Education Level
Age appropriateness: 18+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level:
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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    David Gomes United States of America Good course. 2015-05-18 21:05:56
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    Manuel Bernad United States of America Good business sense 2015-04-01 00:04:00
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    Manuel Bernad United States of America Excellent points 2015-04-01 00:04:37
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    Cheryll Young United States of America I learned so much in this course. This information is very useful to me as a Youtuber. 2015-02-11 03:02:57
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    Okon Emmanuel Nigeria Developing a Business Model for a digital media company is a way of making business more easier and getting to meet your prospects at every time. 2015-01-29 10:01:14
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    Harun Momanyi Kenya It gave me a lot of perspectives in managing Digital Media Company prospects. Amazing! 2015-01-20 14:01:39
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    Efosa Igbinehi Italy Learning to execute your ideas and strategies is key. Little things done is better than great things planned! 2014-12-29 10:12:32
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    Kevin Brown Denmark very easy to understand and follow 2014-12-23 20:12:52
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    Tiffany Ann Reyes Philippines Its very informative! 2014-12-08 13:12:39
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    Susheela Shravan Namburi India The course was good, if different types of digital media company could have come , on the panel..it would have been more informative 2014-08-24 20:08:32
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