Iraq’s Entrepreneurial Experiences

22/08/2016

EasyBites’ BMC

Back in 2012, my friends and I started an Internet startup – EasyBites; a food delivery location-based application. Back then, it was the first Internet-based startup in Iraq. We have learned a lot from this experience, we launched in Erbil, and Suli followed shortly. By that time, our hopes were high as we were able to close some deals with major fast-food chains in Baghdad. A year-ish after, unfortunately, we started running into problems that varied between infrastructure, operations and unreliable staff, so we decided that it is time to call it a deal and move on to other stuff. We have made a lot of mistakes, messed up campaigns and we had lots of fights and arguments, which all were fruitful in one way or another. This post is not about EasyBites the startup, rather, it is a reference to EasyBites’ Business Model Canvas which we relied on back in the days. A BMC is a simple, yet effective way of describing your business and define all its attributes. Long story short, here is the EasyBites’ BMC (credit of canvas digitizing goes to canvanizer.com).   EasyBites, as a business startup, stopped on early 2014. Don’t download it, it does […]