Read the two assigned articles for this module, then contribute to the discussion by answering the questions below:
Read the following HBR articles:
- Van Alstyne, M, et al., (2016). Pipelines, platforms and the new rules of strategy. HBR, 94, No. 4, 54 62.
- Zhu, F. and Furr, N. (2016). Products to platforms: Making the leap. HBR, 94, No. 4, 73 78.
- Discuss the changes to competitive strategy what are the implications for startups?
- How can you and your team use the insights from these articles as you design your company?