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What is a Business Model Canvas?

A canvas is a template for a business model. There are many different canvasses available, depending on your type of business. Many start-ups use either the Business Model Canvas or the Lean Business Model Canvas or for social business, the Social Lean is very good.

The Business Model Canvas (BMC) was created by Alexander Osterwalder.

Alexander Osterwalker explains the different elements. Learn more The Lean Business Model Canvas is frequently used for start-ups in a software space – created by Ash Maurya’s.
The Social Lean Canvas—designed by Rowan Yeoman—is an adaption of the Lean Canvas and Business Model Canvas, is created especially for Social Enterprises and includes values such as purpose and impact. Learn more

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