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Self-Acknowledgement: 9 Books You Should Read Before Launching a Startup

More and more Millennials are interested in being their own boss and starting a business instead of working under someone else’s direction. A report released by BNP Paribas Global in 2016 found that almost two-thirds of (67 percent) respondents aged between 20 and 35 were planning to start their own businesses, compared to the slight

Push and Pull Marketing — The Benefits and Drawbacks for Your Business

In today’s era of technology, there are good chances that most business owners are relying on digital marketing to advertise their products such as using Facebook ads, Google AdWords, Instagram ads, and suchlike. Within digital marketing, there are two types of strategies commonly used in the business: Push and Pull marketing. What is push and

4 Strategies to Attract Potential Customers to Purchase Your Product

As a business owner, you want to make your products known to the public and get customers buy them. There is no doubt that having regular customers or repeat buyers is a great deal for young company like yours. However, running a new business is not as easy as turning the palm of the hand.

Want to Start a Business? Watch Out for These 6 Common Mistakes!

Aspiring to be your own boss and create your own business is awesome, especially because people need to develop and prove themselves from time to time. While being an employee for life is not a bad thing, you should look further to the future. Imagine having your own startup. You can get more privileges you

Guide to be an Effective Human Resource Manager at Startup

As a newly-built company that needs to move fast in facing the challenges to keep the business on track, cultivating a culture that engages all team members is a must-have startup strategy to identify your brand. That being said, it is crucial to have experienced human resource (HR) manager on board who is capable to

Do the Trick: 5 Tips to Craft a Killer Elevator Pitch for Startup Founders

Success is where preparation and opportunity meet – Bobby Unser Once time, you get the opportunity to attend a startup meetup that brings together many prominent people in the business world. Now try to imagine a scenario where you suddenly come across an angel investor within two short minutes on the elevator during your walk

What Diverts Entrepreneurs Attention and Makes Them Lose Focus?

What stands between an idea and its implementation? For most entrepreneurs, the answer will be ‘distraction’. It does not really matter if you have a great idea on mind. When you cannot focus on how to bring it to reality and keep distracted by other things, the main goals will never come true. Therefore, as

Signs You Are More Suitable For a Job than Being an Entrepreneur

 ‘Ideas are easy. Implementation is hard.’ — Guy Kawasaki So you have couple of great ideas awaiting to be transformed to reality. You have compiled proposals and list of investors are ready to support the dream. However, creating your own startup and leaving your currently stable job to seek a full-time entrepreneur is not as

What It Feels Like to Be a Startup Founder?

Are you a startup founder? Or someone who is trying to be one? Whoever you are, being a startup founder is the real deal. Constant tough calls and decisions will jazz up your days. It is 24/7/365 accountability. You are the one who are responsible for every cent of revenue, every dollar spent, every mistake

Your Sins as a (Newbie) Entrepreneur

We all know that not all startups continuously grow as the time passes by. We’ve witnessed some companies that had their fame and glory during the first few months of business and yet they came down crashing in no time. There are some who had their humble beginnings yet was able to stand the test