Posts by Paul Lynch

Events-Based Billing is the Future, Just Ask Elon Musk

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With the launch of Tesla’s Autopilot Full Self-Drive feature subscription service coming by the end of 2020, this could be the start of a shift in the way the automotive industry does business. Elon Musk, Tesla CEO and Co-Founder, has topped lists including Forbes Most Innovative Leaders and Forbes World’s Most Powerful People. He is…

Chargify + Keen = Event-Based, The Next Wave Of Billing

You’ve heard all of the talk about subscription billing and an economy that’s pointed to as the future to go along with it. And for the most part it’s been just that. Talk.  You’ve probably gotten invites to the big customer events, maybe seen a quarterly earnings report or two, and you’re probably still asking…

The Hard Truth: Revenue Management Complexities Unique to SaaS

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Revenue management is about predicting customer behavior to maximize revenue. It’s about selling the right products at the right prices to specific markets, and since its conception in the mid-’70s, it has helped companies like British Airways, Marriott Hotels and National Car Rental thrive. One way that revenue management works in travel and hospitality is…

Scott White Joins Chargify as Chief Revenue Officer

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For all of the benefits the subscription model has brought to B2B SaaS businesses, it has brought its fair share of challenges, too. Endless combinations of pricing, numerous usage models, unique offers and complex analytics requirements to name a few.  All of these requirements make managing the business – and revenue – extremely difficult for…