Customer Development

July 1, 2016

Early Adopters – What? Who? Why?

By mary maryjpo

One of the exciting things that occurred during the last couple of weeks is we identified the traits of one of our early adopters. An early adopter is the person who will buy your product first.  Every product has those who will be first in line to try.  These are the folks who can help build your […]

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July 1, 2016

Mobile Optimization

By mary maryjpo

OnPar Mobile! In the our previous post, we talked about some of the ways we measured Acquisition and Activation of our users. Perhaps the most obvious drop-off we noticed was the mobile-gate in the app–users visiting on a mobile device could not play the game. Up to 40% of our users seemed to be visiting on […]

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July 1, 2016

Education Innovation – We Begin Again

By mary maryjpo

As we re-ignite our efforts to test out how the Mayo Education Innovation Lab could build new products, we recently kicked-off a second phase of our process. The first phase of the Innovation Lab focused on a Design Thinking process to create several prototypes, one of which showed promise. During this second phase, we started to design and execute […]

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November 11, 2015

Week 2 – Customer Development

By mary maryjpo

Every week, the Mayo Clinic online learning innovation lab will be posting an update on their activity and progress. Here is Week #2. IDEATION The startup ecosystem likes to say, “Ideas are worthless, it is the execution that matters.” However, good ideas are still a critical starting point. To generate some interesting ideas on a […]

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