EXO Launchpad MVP

EXO Launchpad Methodology + MVP Development

For a technological product to be successful and exponential, it is necessary to work on startup creation methodologies and the development of a robust and scalable software MVP.

In our EXO Launchpad MVP we combine an innovative methodology tested internationally for the creation of an exponential startup and the development of a software MVP providing the same quality we give to fortune 500 companies.

What is ExO Launchpad?

It is a meta methodology to help entrepreneurs transform their venture into a successful ExO (Exponential Organization) and digitally transform it. An exponential organization is one whose impact or output is at least 10 times greater compared to its peers due to new organizational techniques that leverage accelerator technologies.

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A mindset, when applied as a set of principles.

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A framework (and a mindset), when applied as a set of areas to develop in a specific order using different tools.

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A methodology when it is applied rigorously, following the iterative and following the iterative process and implementing all recommended actions and tools.

MVP Development

The development of the MVP is a fundamental part of the methodology and is included in the product dimension. For this purpose, Vates provides a team composed of:

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Scrum Master

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UX/UI Designer

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Software Developer

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PM Assigned

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Engeeniering Area Support


Front - BackEnd - Database

About the methodology

The Exo Purpose Launchpad methodology was developed internationally between 2019 and 2020 by Francisco Palao (Co-founder and CEO of ExO Works, is an award-winning innovator who has inspired and advised organizations around the world to design and implement disruptive innovation strategies for diverse industries. Co-author with Salim Ismail of the book “Exponential Transformation”, focused on helping companies implement the ExO model step by step).

This methodology was implemented by startups that participated in our Vates programs, with success and measurable results, in more than 50 StartUps and with a follow-up through digital tools with agile methodologies dynamics.

Some of the methodologies,
frameworks, and tools we will use

During Exo Launchpad we use validated innovation methodologies, frameworks, and tools that help us to continue to evolve the different eight key areas in the best possible way.

Design Thinking
Digital Transformation
Customer Development
Value Proposition
Business Model Canvas
MVP Development
Exo Canvas
Lean Startup
Running Lean
Scaling Lean
Exponential Organizations
Exponential Transformation
Exponential Technologies
Google Design Sprint
Agile Methodologies

Methodology application

It is applied as a set of principles or as an iterative process that continuously evolves key areas of an organization for specific purposes using validated innovation methodologies and tools.

Iterative evolution based on validated learning. The way we develop the different key areas of the Exo Launchpad is by progressing in the first area (Purpose) and then advancing a little further in the next area (Customer).

The iterative process has a specific order (Purpose, People, Customer, Abundance, Sustainability, Process, Product, and Metrics), as the eight areas are connected in such a way that a certain area always needs some prior evolution of the others. The progress of each undertaking is based on its initial situation (Initial Assessment) and in a clockwise direction of the dimensions.

Estimated ExO LaunchPad MVP timeframe:
4 months