Zipcar Casestudy Essays and Term Papers

  • Zipcar

    The Computerworld Honors Program case study ORGANIZATION: Zipcar LOCATION: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States YEAR: 2006 STATUS: Laureate CATEGORY: Transportation NOMINATING COMPANY: Cingular Wireless PROJECT NAME: Car Sharing Summary Zipcar’s project is to create an alternative to car...

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    Assignment #1: "IT Doesn't Matter" by Nicholas Carr Nicholas Carr wrote an article entitled IT Doesn't Matter at first; it reads controversial and needs full of interpretations for the readers. As we read the entire story, the author might have a different interpretation of IT and probably points...

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    Introduction Zipcar is a car-sharing organization that offers motor vehicle services to its members. This organization was started in January 2000 by Robin Chase and Antje Danielson. The current Chief Executive officer and Chairman of Zipcar is Scott Griffiths. The company has its headquarters...

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    Business model of Zipcar and its evolution from December 1999 to May 2000 The conceptual business model for Zipcar can be briefly summarized as offering a flexible car sharing service for urban residents. Whereas this describes the nature of the business and the target market, Zipcar's revenue model...

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    Zipcar, the fourth car-sharing organization in North America, was found by Robin Chase and Antje in January 2000. Zipcar provided short-term, on-demand use of private cars to their members who can use the car without the hassle factors of rental cars. By October 2000, the company had 19 vehicles, almost...

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    deposit: We believe that you need to waive off the initiation fee and security deposit, as convenience and cost savings are the main value drivers for Zipcar. We do realize that the deposit is currently essential for Zipcar’s operational structure, however, the benefits of waiving the fee can be realized...

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    abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz The break-even analysis indicates that $1.1 million in sales per year will be needed to reach the break-even point. Fixed costs are estimated at $150,000. Variable costs are 40% of sales, therefore sales of $1.0 million will be sufficient to pay for the fixed and variable...

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    e What business communication media you will utilize if you have to launch a soap in rural India? Electronic communication: Electronic communication is the modern way of communication that includes electronics and latest technology for communicating such as teleconferencing e-mail, etc. example...

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    Zipcar is in its early stage of development having created and tested the basic service and associated technology pertaining to car sharing and has also acquired customers. Chase has developed an aggressive growth model to create a profitable firm, however, there are certain key issues that need to be...

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    Introduction In 2000, Inspired by car-sharing concept in Europe, Chase and Danielson started Zipcar to pursue the opportunity of car sharing in U.S. market. By mid-October of 2000, Zipcar had enlisted nearly 250 members with 19 vehicles located throughout Boston. I will evaluate this potential venture...

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    The Zipcar business has been growing continuously. With Zipcar merging with Flexcar, it has become a leading car-sharing provider, while enhancing its experience in the market and providing more convenient access to customers. 

As mentioned previously, late return of cars has been a major problem for...

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    1. Project Title: 2. Executive Summary 3. Limitations 4. Literature Review 5. Brand: (eg PTCL, Nestle, Ufone, Samsung, Zara, Sunsilk, Pantene ...) 5.1 Brand Introduction: (launching in Pakistan and for international brands just the company overview that do not exist in Pakistan) A brief timeline...

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    CHAPTER 8 : CONTROLLING Controlling - is the last basic function of the manager. - as a systematic effort to set performance standards with planning objectives. - to design information feedback system - to compare actual performance with those predetermined standards. - the process of assuring...

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    Siebel System: Anatomy of a sale INTRODUCTION Siebel system was founded in 1993 in Tom Seibel. It emerged as a software company principally engaged in design, developmet, marketing and support of customer relationship management. .By 2000, the revenues reached $2 billion with a workforce of approx...

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    EXECUTIVE A Brief Guide Each group has the opportunity to build and run its own company. Users enter a set of decisions which the simulation analyzes, the results are then printed in the form of an annual report showing company trading and accounts. The decisions to be made involve a wide range of...

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    Case Study of the Construction of Petronas Twin Towers Background of this project Facts on Tower 1 and Tower 2 | Number of storeys: | 88 | Height: | 452 metres above street level | Total built-up area: | 341,760 sq.metres ( 3.7 million sq. feet) | Foundation: | 4.5 metres [15 feet] thick raft...

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    First Case Analysis: Winfield Refuse Management Introduction This case study discusses Winfield Refuse Management which is a publicly traded company that focuses in non-hazardous waste management. The company is considering a major acquisition in the Midwestern U.S. that can provide entry into...

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    | BMW of North America: Dream It. Build It. Drive It. | Any customer can have a car painted any color that he wants so long as it is black. Henry Ford | | Sheju Sajan Koruth, REG NO: PA1227 | 9/20/2012...

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    ToonzPaperlessWorkflow for Toonzharlequin & ToonzBravo! © 2007 Digital Video S.p.A. All rights reserved. Intuitive vector handling technique using adaptive dynamic control points and adaptive fill feature are Patent protected. Toonz, Toonz Harlequin and Toonz Bravo! are a trademark of Digital ...

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    BIG RED CASE BOOK GETTING STARTED JOHNSON SCHOOL CONSULTING CLUB So you want to be a consultant. And you know that case interviews are an important tool consulting firms use to gauge ho w candidates m ight perfo rm o n the jo b. D o n’t w o rry. T hese practice cases, a partner, and lo ts o f...

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