CASE STUDY OVERVIEW

Foursquare is a mobile app that facilitates local search-and-discovery service for its user base.  Foursquare initially started as a social networking tool that allowed its users to simply check in locations they visited. However, by 2017, Foursquare has been successful in converting user data into a viable and sustainable revenue stream. As of June 2017, Foursquare receives 3 billion visits per month. This translates to 105 million global venues, and 25 million people globally who actively use the app.

This case study will enable you to look at how to commercialize new technology, while setting the best possible industry standards. You will also understand the importance of broad vs. narrow strategic positioning while applying it to your own environment.

It is to be solved in a self-paced format. We will be providing you with a sample solution and would recommend you to do a self-assessment after going through the explanation. In case you would like to discuss the problem & solution with the course instructor, you can reach out to us further on support@pragmaticleaders.io.

WHY SHOULD YOU TAKE UP PPL CASE STUDIES

We don’t believe just watching videos is enough to make you a product expert. With this in mind, we have built real-world case studies which are holistic in nature containing scientifically proven pedagogical methods to help improve learning outcomes.

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Real World Problem Solving

These cases will typically be based on a real live project, giving you insight into what it’s like to work at that particular organization as a PM.

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In-Depth Product Focus

We help you in evaluating your thinking process, strategic skills, and ability to make a strong case for your interview recommendations.

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Experienced Mentors

Learn with experienced industry folks with 10+ years of hands-on Product Building to analyze and develop solutions to the challenge it poses.

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Practical Skill Building

Our philosophy is that there are no right or wrong answers. We aim is to give you the best product experience since practice makes perfect.

Course Curriculum

Case Study Session 11
Case Study Foursquare 01:00:00
Upload Foursquare Assignment 00:10:00
Upload your Foursquare Assignment 10, 00:00
Quiz 00:30:00
Solution 00:30:00
Self Evaluation 00:10:00
Case Study Feedback 00:01:00
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