Startup Tips Archive

What Leads to Failure of Startup?

What Leads to Failure of Startup? If you are thinking about starting your own business venture, then you will have to take some meticulous measures so that you can provide a fair initial thrust to your business. Along with your business plan, there should be a ‘plan-B’ which can be used if there is any

Boss Vs Leaders

“The leader leads and the boss drives”          ~Theodore Roosevelt A boss and a leader may sound like one to many but they are very different in many aspects. I chanced upon the picture above recently that reminded me of a quote by Theodore Roosevelt, “The leader leads and the boss drives”.

Why are Hackers an Important Hire for Startups

The early stages of any business are very crucial for them. It is a very tender time when a hasty decision can ruin the business prospect. One of the important aspects of any modern business is technology. A modern business cannot rely on manual work and cannot keep piles of files stacked on tables. Modern

What Makes a Good Startup Hire?

What Makes a Good Startup Hire? Driving a startup towards the silver line of success is definitely a challenging task and those who can successfully deal with this challenge, overcome all the difficult hurdles, will definitely say that it’s not all about great investment or asset buying but a saga of great hiring. Just making

Talent Poaching Between Corporate and Startup

Your company, be it a corporate or startup, will be as good as its employees. This is a fact of operating a business and that is why companies are always looking to recruit the best talent. Unfortunately, sometimes, the best talent can be working at a competitor and this is where talent poaching comes in.

My Experience Interning in a Startup

Mr Lek Sinyan, a Business Development Executive at LoanGarage shares with us about his experience interning in a startup environment! Stepping into the army for 2 years made me lose touch with the working society. Furthermore, pursuing a Bachelors in Banking and Finance added the drive to be working in a finance related field. As

6 Reasons Entrepreneurship Is Not For You

Entrepreneurship is not for everyone. Let’s hear it from our Guest Blogger, Mr Seth Lui.  Does entrepreneurship seem like an appealing prospect? Have you ever dreamt about being your own boss? “Ah, if only I had my own business, I could work whenever I want to.” Sounds familiar? My name is Seth Lui and I’m a Singapore

Making the Switch – MNC to Startup

Let’s hear from Ms Annie Lee from CHOPE. Where she took the step forth and made that ‘switch’ from a MNC to a Startup.    What most if not all would hope for is a stable job that provides a stable income. Out of 10 or even 20, only perhaps 1 will make that jump

Startup Folktales: Where Small, Simple Things Work

When you see the word “startup”, what do you think of? Facebook, Google, revolution, tech? With an overwhelming amount of tech startup popping up around the globe, many are afraid that one day the bubble will burst, taking with it the dreams of millions of Bill Gates wannabes. Many young entrepreneurs have grand designs of

A Startup Guide to Effective Search Engine Optimization

One of our Guest Blogger, Mr Avtar Ram Singh, shares with us the How-To of creating effective SEO.  Gone are the days when you could stuff keywords on the footer of your page and trick Google into ranking you higher in their search engine results. While Search Engine Optimization has come a long way and