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Simpler & Cheaper - Henry Ford to Google, Making Your Business Work

Deaver Brown

In a world where goods are cheaper, where communication is simpler through advances in technology, what is the best way to limit your overhead and keep your costs down? How do you make your business work for you? In only 60 minutes of conversation and instruction, learn the answer to this question from the author of The Entrepreneur's Guide and and co-founder of the Umbroller Stroller Company, makers of the first folding baby stroller. This lecture was given live at Harvard. It provides an immediacy not available in sound studios. These are the subjects covered. 1. Simpler and Cheaper 2. Henry Ford to Google 3. Making Your Business Work for You: Examine Your Costs First 4. Service Costs 5. Listening to the Outside World 6. Products and Services 7. Government Services 8. Your Core Work 9. Professionals 10. Local Providers 11. Larger Firms 12. Making Your Business Work for You

In a world where goods are cheaper, where communication is simpler through advances in technology, what is the best way to limit your overhead and keep your costs down? How do you make your business work for you? In only 60 minutes of conversation and instruction, learn the answer to this question from the author of The Entrepreneur's Guide and and co-founder of the Umbroller Stroller Company, makers of the first folding baby stroller. This lecture was given live at Harvard. It provides an immediacy not available in sound studios. These are the subjects covered. 1. Simpler and Cheaper 2. Henry Ford to Google 3. Making Your Business Work for You: Examine Your Costs First 4. Service Costs 5. Listening to the Outside World 6. Products and Services 7. Government Services 8. Your Core Work 9. Professionals 10. Local Providers 11. Larger Firms 12. Making Your Business Work for You
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In a world where goods are cheaper, where communication is simpler through advances in technology, what is the best way to limit your overhead and keep your costs down? How do you make your business work for you? In only 60 minutes of conversation and instruction, learn the answer to this question from the author of The Entrepreneur's Guide and and co-founder of the Umbroller Stroller Company, makers of the first folding baby stroller. This lecture was given live at Harvard. It provides an immediacy not available in sound studios. These are the subjects covered. 1. Simpler and Cheaper 2. Henry Ford to Google 3. Making Your Business Work for You: Examine Your Costs First 4. Service Costs 5. Listening to the Outside World 6. Products and Services 7. Government Services 8. Your Core Work 9. Professionals 10. Local Providers 11. Larger Firms 12. Making Your Business Work for You

Language:

English

Length:

1h 2m


Chapters

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03:05

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

04:47


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

09:28


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

09:09


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

06:46


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

05:20


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

07:26


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

03:00


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

02:41


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

03:51


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

03:17


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

05:51


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

01:06