A New Way For Hire Local Services

3071 Words Mar 23rd, 2015 13 Pages
A NEW WAY TO HIRE LOCAL SERVICES

COMP 7008 Individual Coursework
Candidate number: 14113516
Table of Contents

Introduction ……………………………………………………………………………………… 3 Business Model Canvas Analysis ……………………………………………………………….. 4 https://canvanizer.com/canvas/MRSUb030lwg Macro Market and Industry Analysis …………………………………………………………… 6 Market Attractiveness ……………………………………………………………………. Target Segment Benefits and Attractiveness ……………………………………………. 7 Industry Attractiveness ………………………………………………………………….. 7 Sustainable Advantage ……………………………………………………………………8 Team Domain Analysis ………………………………………………………………….. 8

SWOT Analysis …………………………………………………………………………………. 9

Reflection …………..…………………………………………………………………………... 10

Bibliography …………………………………………………………………………………… 11

Appendix ………………..…...………………………………………………………………… 12

Introduction

Finding someone to paint your house or tutor your kids shouldn’t be that hard. This is the problem that a San Francisco based start-up called Thumbtack is aiming to alleviate.

Thumbtack provides an easy-to-use web and mobile interface to connect all types of service providers – painters, tutors, party planners, etc. – with clients who are looking for skilled professionals. Founded in 2009 by Marco Zappacosta and Johnathan Swanson, Thumbtack has grown to over 260,000 registered active local professionals along with $1.8 billion worth of jobs going through the system every year.

Thumbtack has spread to all fifty…
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