Business Model Generation: 8 Free Tools in 2020
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The Starting Idea
Have a spur of the moment business idea? A lightbulb moment? Do not let it hang around in your head and disappear into nothingness.
Use these 8 completely free business model generation tools to write your idea, list the assumptions, draw the funnels and share it with your team members.
Free Business Model Generation Tools
1. Lean Stack
Quickly create a business plan with all its assumptions and criteria with this free tool by Ash Maurya.
The Lean Canvas is based on Alexander Osterwalder’s Business Model Canvas, so you know it’s bound to be good.
In a hurry?
Draw a quick business plan on this free whiteboard tool.
Map out your funnels and traffic strategies with this free tool.
Another free alternative to Funnelytics.
Test your idea based on 3 goals:
a) identify customer needs,
b) validate new products,
c) reach product market/fit.
Turn your ideas into project plans.
Convey your ideas effectively with annotations, shapes, and sketches.
Express ideas through animation.
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