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Perks & Perils for Startup when Collaborating with Giant Company

Enrica Sighinolfi, the co-founder of Opportunity Network, said that partnership between incumbent players and startups is the way the Fourth Industrial Revolution will be sustainable in the long term. Startup business models could add value to existing players without necessarily disrupting them, while big companies could benefit in terms of helping corporates to enter and

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

Startup Growth Stages Every Entrepreneur Should Understand  

Just like a human’s life cycle, all businesses also go through a certain life cycle that influences growth. There are four stages of a startup as they develop. Each stage requires a different timeline, method and strategy, as well as struggle. As a founder, knowing where you are in your startup journey can help manage

5 Awakening Podcast & Youtube Channels for Entrepreneurs 

There is no doubt that a crisis creates hardships for startups and small businesses. However, crises can also create new opportunities for those who are open to innovative ideas. Are you the one? If you need more inspiration and awakening motivations, here are some podcasts and YouTube channels worth listening to.  Think Media  Think Media

Comprehensive Guide to Build a Website for Your Startup 

Startups are newly born companies which struggle for existence. Not only should they compete with other startups, they also need to contest against giant companies that have settled ground among customers. In today’s tech-driven business where everything goes virtual, it is crucial for a startup to solidify its brand by having a sounding online presence.

Where Can You Find a Business Idea? 

There are approximately 400 million entrepreneurs in the world, with an estimate of 550,000 people starting a new business every month. If you want to be among these aspiring leaders, make sure you have this one thing: ideas. The problem is, how do you find an out-of-the-box business idea that is unique and scalable?  The

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

Complete Guide to Direct to Consumer Business (D2C)

The old century indirect brand economy is slowly disappearing as consumers demand more transparent and comfortable shopping experience. IAB study revealed that for the past few years, disruption has been a constant in the media landscape. Yet, patterns are emerging that give clarity to the path forward for the digital media and advertising industry.  That

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