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The (I’m)possible Mission: Developing a Startup Mindset

How do you define entrepreneurial journey? Some might say that it is a tough and lonely journey where you have none to depend on but yourself. But at the same time, it could be the most rewarding career you can achieve in life. Besides, being a successful entrepreneur can also give you a sense of

Top Cities for Female Entrepreneurs across the World

Attention! We might need more women entrepreneurs globally. Source of innovation and ideas, entrepreneurs, especially womenpreneurs has made up the fifth largest GDP in 2009, as written in Jackie VanderBrug research. VanderBrug found that ever since women are involved in business and able to gain access to their own financial freedom, they can help decrease

One Problem in Entrepreneurship You Might not be Aware Of

When asked about what true success is, what is the first thing coming to your mind? Most people would probably answer that being successful means you can generate a million dollars, build a company, or travel without worrying about money, right? While having a stable business can be considered a success, most people fail to

The Lonely Journey of Entrepreneurship & How to Combat It

Successful entrepreneurs are often seen to lead a comfortable and worry-free life. On social media, for example, rewarding entrepreneurs are framed with luxurious vehicles, lavish vacation, and flashy parties. While they might look happy in those pictures, do you realise that the success portrayed in the photograph and in reality is different? Through the visual

Things to Remember When Starting a Business

Starting a new business project is always challenging. While you have every resources that will help you thrive in the market, obstacles will come and go along your entrepreneurship journey. There are ups and downs a founder will meet along the way. For example, you will get sleepless nights before product launch or you will

5 Useful Advices for New Student-Run Startup

Do you know Jeff Nobbs? He is a student-turns-to-be-startup-founder who builds Extrabux. He founded Extrabux during his student life at the University of Southern California in 2006. He and his co-founder, Noah Auerhahn, worked on project while they were still in school. After two years in junior year, they submitted Extrabux to USC business plan

Why Only the “Chosen” People Can be Entrepreneur?

Many of us when being asked “what you want to do in life?” will likely to give an answer such as open up a business, be my own boss, or run a startup. Or in other words, many people are aspired to be an entrepreneur. Unfortunately, not everyone is cut out for being a business

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

Bored with Business Routine? 10 Ways to Stay Creative and Keep Going

Let’s face it: having routine could be boring. Waking up in the morning, arranging schedule for the day, going to work, meeting clients, discussing business plans with partners, doing these activities over and over can be tiresome at some point. Heather Lench said to BBC that, “Boredom stops us ploughing the same old furrow and

The Difference between Entrepreneur and Businessman

Do you want to be an entrepreneur, or a businessman? What differs between them, anyway? Oftentimes, people use these two terms interchangeably as they have similar meanings.  In fact, there is a slight difference between both. Before further discussion, let’s take a look at the table below. Table taken from https://keydifferences.com In the table above,