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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

5 Ways to Think Like an Entrepreneur in Your Career

The business world is not kind for everyone especially when you’ve just started. But having the guts to start on a business venture can be said to be an advantage among those who just stand by.   So what do you do, not only have the courage but also to think more like business owner?

Overcoming the Struggles of Being a Young Entrepreneur

“Twenty years from now, you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” – Mark Twain There are no shortcuts to success. This has

Quit Your Job And Be An Entrepreneur

Some people are not meant to play the limited role of an employee, which triggers a desire to shift gears and turn towards entrepreneurship. Venturing into entrepreneurship is, however, a journey towards discovery with a lot of challenges. But once the influx of reward comes in, all the hard work is extremely worth it in

Pre-Requisites of an Entrepreneur

The call to setting up a business and being your own boss is becoming very common these days. While many think that this is the best and fastest way to crafting out one’s career path, it is not easy for such a dream to come to pass. One may think that setting up a business