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  • Business Model Canvas

    The Business Model Innovation course includes the use of the Business Model Canvas. This video is a nice 2 minute overview of the Business Model Canvas, a tool for visionaries, game changers, and challengers. This method from the bestselling management book Business Model Generation is applied in leading organizations and start-ups worldwide.

  • The Circular Economy

    Great video by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation about the Circular Economy. The circular economy is a generic term for an industrial economy that is, by design or intention, restorative and in which material flows are of two types, biological nutrients, designed to reenter the biosphere safely, and technical nutrients, which are designed to circulate at high quality without entering […]

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    Biomimicry Life’s Principles

    Biomimicry Life’s Principles The Life’s Principles course outlines strategies for thriving based on nature’s 3.8 billion years of natural selection, delving deeper into Life’s Principles and their application. Leveraging Life’s Principles as well-adapted design lessons from nature Using Life’s Principles as a design and thinking tool Working on design challenges in interdisciplinary teams using Life’s […]

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    Biomimicry 101

    Biomimicry 101 Biomimicry (from bios, meaning life, and mimesis, meaning to imitate) is a new discipline that studies nature’s best ideas and then imitates these designs and processes to solve human problems. The core idea is that nature, imaginative by necessity, has already solved many of the problems we are grappling with today. Biomimicry allows […]