Startup Career Archive

Is There Any Right Education to be a Successful Startup Founder?

When talking about education, what pops-up in your mind? Education in formal institution such as school or university courses, or other kind of informal education such as learning from someone else’s experience? Or possibly both? Whichever your answer is, all of them are right. Education is not merely a practice of writing, reading, and counting

Ultimate Requirements to Become a Venture Capitalist

Just like any other type of career, working as a venture capitalist could be risky. It has some downsides such as loss of control, expensive, and diminished ownership that might not please you in the first moment you try to be a venture specialist. “As I became a venture capitalist, it is almost like I

Why Only the “Chosen” People Can be Entrepreneur?

Many of us when being asked “what you want to do in life?” will likely to give an answer such as open up a business, be my own boss, or run a startup. Or in other words, many people are aspired to be an entrepreneur. Unfortunately, not everyone is cut out for being a business

Entrepreneurs with Down Syndrome Leading Successful Business

More and more individuals with Down syndrome are taking active participation in business and workplace. They prove to be hard-working and even talented individuals despite their learning disabilities and capability. In this World Down Syndrome Day which is celebrated on March 21, let us show you that people with Down syndrome matters and how successful

Investing to the Most Potential Cities in Indonesia

According to Bridget Casey, president and CEO of Money After Graduation, “Investing is essential to good money management because it ensures both present and future financial security.” Money generated from your investments can ensure a long-term financial security. Not only is investments important for an individual, business should also make the most out of their

Is It Difficult to be On Top? 17 Inspirational Startup Quotes to Refuel Your Energy

Life is full of ups and downs – In order to shine in your precious life, first you often have to go through difficult times because you realise that life is not a straight line. You might face a lot of failures and when you seek help, many will say “just go and do your

6 Things Startups Need that Could be More Valuable than Money

According to Chorn, a business without funding source will flounder under weight of its own debt. It comes as no surprise that financial support serves as key fuel in which business can run smoothly. Meanwhile, Gaeu categorised funding as two things: 1) It is needed to improve products, services, and technologies; and 2) It is

Innovative Business Ideas and How to Succeed in It

When you want to start your new business, “innovative idea” that can compete in business market is a crucial thing you should have. But how do you find plausible, innovative ideas that can be turned into profitable business opportunities? According to IE University Insights, while groundbreaking ideas might be hard to find, there are still

7 Vital KPIs Ecommerce Marketer Should Monitor on Daily Basis

According to Investopedia, KPI (Key Performance Indicator) is a set of quantifiable measures that a company or industry uses to gauge and compare performance in terms of meeting their strategic and operational goals. AdAge mentioned that 93 percent CMOs are under more pressure to deliver a better ROI. Yet, if marketers do not understand marketing

How Technology Has Impacted Entrepreneurship

American Express reported that technology has led to major changes in the way businesses operate. Social media, virtual office, and cloud computing are a few examples of innovations born in the modern era of digital technology. Big data, Artificial Intelligence (AI), and advanced analytics applications are key drivers of innovation that have been changing the