In Podcast 89 (Truck Alliance’s Fight for Complicated Network Effects), I laid out some of the basic information about the company – and why it is a “next level” marketplace. If selling books was simple ecommerce and selling groceries was advanced, then Didi is simple mobility and Truck Alliance is advanced. It’s just a much […]
In this podcast, Jeffrey Towson discusses the challenges of building network effects in complicated services, such as freight and cargo. He explores the different types of network effects, the factors that impact their growth, and the strategies that companies can use to succeed in these markets. For example, he discusses how companies can use on-demand pricing to match supply and demand, and how they can use route-specific network effects to balance supply and demand on each route.