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[Webinar] Scaling the Revenue Engine — Chapters 5 & 6: Value Proposition and Competitive Positioning

Tom Mohr, Founder and CEO of CEO Quest, presents a research-backed, best practice methodology to ensure powerful value propositions and stand-out competitor positioning for optimal, sustained growth and successful scaling in your tech startup. Guests Mark Brewer, CEO of Lightbend, and Ashish Thusoo, CEO of Qubole, share their experience with creating unique value propositions and competitive positioning based on the wants & needs of distinct ideal customer profiles. ThisRead more

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[Webinar] Scaling the Revenue Engine — Chapter 7: Brand Identity

Tom Mohr, Founder and CEO of CEO Quest, presents a research-backed, best practice methodology for a practical, intelligent brand identity process that ensures traction and scalability in your tech startup. Guest David Kopp, CEO of Healthline Media, shares the company’s brand identity document and his experience creating brand assets that communicate to Healthline Media’s top customer profiles. This webinar covers material from Chapter 7: Brand Identity in Scaling theRead more

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Scaling the Revenue Engine — Chapter 7: Brand Identity

 You are whom you can credibly claim to be. Brand identity is the comprehensive expression of your aspirational self-image. Built upon the foundations of smart segmentation, distinctive value proposition, and clear competitive positioning, it is the final step in brand development. It’s important to remember that your brand’s value ultimately depends on just one thing: the meaning attached to it by the buyers and users in your target market.Read more

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[Webinar] Scaling the Revenue Engine — Chapter 3: Mission, Vision, and Values

Tom Mohr, Founder and CEO of CEO Quest, presents a research-backed, best practice approach to crafting mission, vision, and values statements that set the foundations of company culture and successful scaling in your tech startup. Guest David Kopp, CEO of Healthline Media, shares how mission, vision, and values work drove behaviors that directly impacted high growth in 2016. This webinar covers material from Chapter 3: Vision, Mission and Values in ScalingRead more

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[Webinar] Scaling the Revenue Engine — Chapter 2: Revenue Engine Maturity Model

Tom Mohr, Founder and CEO of CEO Quest, presents a research-backed, best practice assessment tool to identify and prioritize revenue engine projects leading to accelerated revenue growth and smart scaling in your tech business. Guest Chris Aker, VP of Global Sales at Eventbrite, shares his experience with the assessment tool and hard-won tips for successful scaling. This webinar covers material from Chapter 2: Revenue Engine Maturity Model in ScalingRead more

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[Webinar] Scaling the Revenue Engine — Chapter 1: The Revenue Engine Overview

Tom Mohr, Founder and CEO of CEO Quest, presents an overview of his research-backed, best practice framework and methods for tech startup company design to accelerate growth and successfully scale your business. This webinar covers material from Chapter 1: Revenue Engine Overview in Scaling the Revenue Engine, by Tom Mohr.

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Scaling the Revenue Engine — Chapter 6: Competitive Positioning

Proper positioning packs punch and parts the pack. Competitive positioning is a bold, defensible claim. You start with the market and top priority segments you serve. You consider the competitive dynamic. You evaluate major trends. You glean your essential value as captured in your Value Proposition, Chapter 5 of Scaling the Revenue Engine. Using all of these (the market, competitor positions, trends, and your key value attributes), you createRead more

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Scaling the Revenue Engine–Chapter 5: Value Proposition

Your company’s value proposition and its value proposition are linked. As a tech company CEO, you understand the power of technology to change the world. Every sector of the global economy is under continuous invention and recreation; technology’s forward march is relentless. In this march, tech companies (led by their CEOs) stride forward in a long, ragged line. Some peter out. Some fall away. Only the best accelerate. For theRead more

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Scaling the Revenue Engine — Chapter 4: Customer Segmentation

Smart segmentation sparks scaling. You have a product. It makes the unworkable workable; the unavoidable and urgent easier. On some dimension of personal or corporate need (status, affiliation, safety, ease of use, cost, speed, etc.), your product wins big. Segmentation can only emerge from this: the solid foundation of a compelling product. Without it, you have nothing. Once you’ve nailed basic product / market fit, however, proper segmentation isRead more

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Scaling the Revenue Engine — Chapter 3 :  Mission, Vision, Values

Mission mobilizes. Vision visualizes. Values vitalize. Mission, vision, and values are the big three. They inform your market focus — the customers you seek, and those you don’t. They paint a picture of the world you hope to create. They stipulate the agreed upon norms. If these bold proclamations are to be respected, every person in your company will hold every leader in your company accountable. Yes, your topRead more