Asia Startup Archive

9 Main Characteristics of Successful Startup Businesses 

There are many growth and performance-related indicators that help to distinguish if your business idea and its execution plan can be considered as a well-run startup. Here are the most common characteristics of successful startup business are written as follows: High growth potential  As a founder, your business idea might be based on a shaky

How to Rebuild Your Startup after a Natural Disaster 

From the deadliest Caribbean earthquake to Australia’s bushfires to heavy torrential rains that triggered mudslides and floods in Indonesia to storms in America’s Deep South, natural disasters have greeted us from the beginning of 2020 – which not only impacts individuals but also national economy and businesses, including startups. According to CNN Business, natural disasters

EdTech Helps Solve Education Gaps in Asia

Education is always needed to ensure the development of a country. No wonder, many governments are investing greatly in education. Governments are expecting and wanting to ensure that their people are literate and hold a certain level of knowledge about the world. Not only that, education also helps raise self-esteem and further opportunities for independent

How to Use TikTok as a Marketing Strategy

Michael Stelzner said that if you can deliver better results for your company with your social media marketing, you could be the reason your company thrives. What Stelzner tried to emphasise is that marketers should adopt social marketing approach because it is the only way to make your products or services known in no time.

101 Strategy on How to Reduce Technical Debts in Startup

If you allow your technical debt to grow, the lack of quality of a system might eventually make it “too expensive” to maintain, resulting in technical bankruptcy. What is technical debt? Technical debt or tech debt is a term for all shortcuts, hacks, and poor design choices that compromised a system quality, commonly due to

You Should Invest Startup Budget in These 5 Technologies

Just like a glass at the edge of a table – with one touch it could fall and break, or with one touch it could fall and be caught by a helping hand – startup that seems fragile due to lack of planning, resources, and budget can actually be saved with the right adoption of

4 Effective Hacks to Improve Social Media for Customer Acquisition

Molly Galetto in NGData defined customer acquisition as “acquiring new customers including consumers to purchase company’s products and/or services.” The cost of customer acquisition is important to evaluate how much value customers bring to your business. Its management refers to set of methodologies and systems for managing customers’ prospect and inquiries. Galetto stated that successful

Vietnam’s e-Commerce Sectors Continuously Increase in 2019

According to National Financial Supervision Committee (NFSC) as cited in Vietnam News, gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate in Vietnam is likely to reach a decade high in 2018 and maintain its pace in the following years. The growth rate is higher than set target of 6,7. Trương Văn Phước, NFSC’s acting chairman of the

Don’t Burn the Cash: How to Manage Your Startup Finance

In a modern business landscape, fundraising act as a major constituent to support startup growth and so, there are many ways to get funding. Besides helping newly-built business grow, funding also helps startup achieve financial objectives, removes glitches along the way, matches business standards and high level competition, as well as stays competitive in the

Psychology Today: Do Introverts Have a Chance to Build a Business?

What comes to your mind when hearing the word ‘introvert’? Chances are, you will think about silent, shy, and awkward individual who prefers to spend time alone instead of socialising with others. While extroverts tend to be liked and popular among others, it might seem that introverts are ignored or even underestimated in social situation