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Alice rapidly arrives at the solution. Though, the lesson from this case is to have a logical sequence of analyses leading up to the final answer, and moving rapidly to insights.
Kevin tests Alice’s understanding of the case by asking her the economic considerations when selecting a fixed-cost structure. There are crucial lessons from Alice’s language.
Kevin explains the implications of Alice spending too much time on the basic structure. Moreover, Alice’s diagram was correct but presented in a confusing manner.
Kevin explains why the TCO cases are different from general case videos found on the Internet. In particular, he stresses the balance between logic and business judgment.