Initial Startups: Behind the Scenes #1 – Flocations

When we travel, of course, we want to look for the best price package possible. With the various websites for air tickets, accommodations, what kind of activities you can do over there and we have more than perhaps 10 tabs opened. Can it be simpler? Yes! That is why Flocations is born! Flocations is a one-stop

Initial Startups: Behind the Scenes #1 – DropMyEmail

Work emails… personal emails… Some hold certain importance with valuable information and some well… sentimental perhaps. What if 1 day… these emails are gone? That’s where DropMyEmail comes in! DropMyEmail is a free service that lets you backup your emails automatically easily. Interview Dialogue with DropMyEmail Founder, Mr John Fearon and Pioneer Employee, Mr Zan

Initial Startups: Behind the Scenes #1 – FlagAHero

Isn’t it great when you can ‘flag’ for a hero when you are in need like the way you are in a rush and start flagging for a cab? Now you can do just that! Why? Because… FlagAHero is born! FlagAHero brings about conveniences for people to find assistance or services within their own communities

Initial Startups: Behind the Scenes #1 – Crowdonomic

Lots of time we’ve heard about Singapore being a good place to do business with all sorts of support coming from different sources, private or the government. Early-stage Startups could still face difficulty in having investors looking at them. Here is where Crowdonomic comes in! Crowdonomic, a crowdfunding platform connecting Asia-based startups with global supporters!    

The Joys of Small – Working for a Startup

Whether you’re facing redundancy or simply finding your current role a little, shall we say, boring, focusing your job search on Startup companies makes a lot of sense. Working for a large company is great on many levels – job security (as if), great pay rates (as if), lots of available overtime (as if) and

Initial Startups: Behind the Scenes #1 – CarbonStory

We’ve heard about ‘Crowd-Funding’ a lot. How about ‘Crowd-Offsetting’? A Singapore-based Startup launched a portal to fight climate change! Now, you can do your part and support Green Projects via this Startup! Yes! It’s CarbonStory! A Brief Introduction: A social startup giving users a fun and informative way to become part of the solution to

Startup Jobs Asia Gets Partners In Taiwan

Recently, our partners at StartupJobAsia signed a partnership with The Entrepreneurs Society of Taiwan. EST was officially launched on January 14 2011,this group started initially trying to encourage entrepreneurship on the campus of National Chengchi University and very soon developed into a group that caters for the need of the English-speaking segment in Taiwan who are

Giving Startups A Leg-up In Hiring

When starting a business, entrepreneurs often have to do everything themselves. It is difficult to find others to work for low pay and uncertain prospects. To help, local entrepreneur and angel investor Ben Chew, who has been in the recruiting business for 13 years, set up startupjobs.asia in mid-December last year. The site is a

Marketing Insights 11# – Ben Chew, Founder – Startup Jobs Asia

Startup Jobs Asia was “brewing” yet recognizing the challenges of Talent Acquisition that Startups faced within Asia. It aims to to create a platform for Startup Hire in Asia and help connect the right talent fit within their growing and emerging business.We spoke with Ben Chew, Founder of Startup Jobs Asia. Quick introduction on your business model Currently,

4 Successful Marketing Tips for Startups

Marketing is one of the most important factors that will determine the success of any business.  Carefully planned marketing strategies will ensure brand sustainability in the long run. We need to be very certain that our marketing efforts, not only will help us bring in the sales, it can also create an environment where consumers