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Frame the Problem

What is your vision? Who is involved? When do we get there? How will we know we arrived?

Champagne Moments

Champagne Moments is an exercise to extract the abstract vision from your mind.

Business Model Canvas

The business model canvas helps visualize the ways your business creates, captures, and delivers a value proposition to your customer.

Happy Startup Canvas

The Happy Startup Canvas is where I pulled the questions used in the Startup DNA exercise.

Startups solve problems.

Immerse yourself in your local community to identify how your stakeholders frame these problems from their point-of-view.

Startup DNA

Understand your company, the people within it, and then go out and change the world.

Start with WHY

Start with WHY because people don’t buy what you do, they buy why you do it.

Customer Journey Map

The purpose of a Customer Journey Map is to grow your business by improving the customer experience.

Persona Canvas

Persona canvas is a strategic tool for gaining deeper insights on your customer.

Empathy Mapping

Gain an empathetic understanding of your customer by putting yourself in her shoes.

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"Daniel is a unique visionary. Empathetic, sensitive and resourceful, he leads through facilitation. His programs are always built around the concept of getting the right people to participate. I look forward to seeing his initiatives work for the good of society." -Vijay Chakravarthy, Industrial Designer Society of America, Chapter President

"I raised $3 million from Eduardo Saverin (Co-Founder of Facebook) & Tim Draper (VC and Founder of Draper University). I owe a lot to Dan for simplifying complex ideas and being the initial spark of inspiration that motivated me to go for it all." -Josh Rosenheck

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