Startup Career Archive

Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Make That Career Switch

Several years along the lines, you might start to feel your current job is not the right call. Maybe you finally achieve your goal but the sense of fulfillment you expect never comes, or maybe you feel the goal is never meant for you after all. Whichever it is, the matter of switching careers is

How to Reclaim Your Spirit for Work

Have you ever felt like you no longer have the same spirit to start your day and go to work as you used to in the first few months of your job? Such a feeling does not always mean that you hate your job or that you find your routine to be mundane; sometimes, the

Learnings from the 2022 Startup Bubble Burst: Pros and Cons in Working for a Startup

Recently, the 2022 Startup Bubble Burst has been one of the top go-to gossip among the people of the internet. Rumors have been going around claiming this is the end for the funding havens after the US equities have been forced to trade down hard for months. Credible anonymous tips were given that massive lay-offs

Benefits of Campus Hiring for Startups

Startup is often pictured as a team full of young people, Millennials and Gen-Z. They are deemed as the representation of fresh ideas, enthusiastic youths eager to develop with the newly-built startups. With a young-driven image, startups often hire their talents through campus hiring. If you’re a founder looking to conduct your first campus hiring,

Startup Story: Carsome Malaysia

Introduced in 2015, Carsome was a new kid on the block in Malaysia’s startup community. Since then, it consistently grew into one of the largest integrated car e-commerce platforms in Southeast Asia. Being the first of its kind, Carsome acknowledges the need for such a single systematic platform for transparency and convenience, as well as

6 Steps to Be Super Efficient

We all know that one person who seems to be getting everything done far before the deadline. Whether it is a friend, a colleague or even a member of your own family, these types of people often leave us wondering if they ever stop working given how fast they are delivering tasks. However, did you

Salaries Or Higher Equities? Which One to Choose If You Join a Startup

As a new business project, a startup is often so cash-strapped that it seeks another method to compensate its employees. Among the most popular types of non-cash compensation is equity, in which founders give their staff some part of the company’s ownership. If you are looking to join a startup as a talent, you might

Startups in Asia to Watch Out For in 2022

A great number of startups in Asia have performed extraordinarily well in recent years, attracting the attention of global audiences. The region is well-known for its expanding layer of tech-savvy middle class and long-term economic opportunities, making the market increasingly appealing to all types of investors. Even after being battered by the COVID-19, Asia has

Staying Happy at Work During the Pandemic

“Nothing is worth it if you aren’t happy.” Do you find yourself nodding to this statement? Most people would agree that happiness is an important factor to keep you engaged and motivated in doing anything. And obviously, working is no exception. As we have been living in the middle of a pandemic, unfortunately, things are

Woman in Startup: TernakUang’s CPO Felicia Putri Tjiasaka

Startups are said to be the agent of change; what may not work in established corporations may work better in startups. Among these things is the role of women in C-level positions, which remains a rare sight in big organizations. Startups, on the other hand, see no harm in having women to lead the company.