founder Archive

Does Startup Founder Need to be Tech-Savvy?

In today’s fast-paced tech-savvy corporate world, it is natural for tech-savvy people to have an edge over other entrepreneurs because it gives them the power of visualizing what will work more effectively and what will not. Not only that, people with tech know-how possess the understanding of how to broaden the sales and marketing horizon with the

5 Recommendations for Startup Founders WHEN Launching Their Company 

Many startups end up failing. The ratio of successful startups can be estimated at something around 15 percent to 20 percent of all the ventures established. Given the low ratio of success, it is very likely that first startups launched might end up nowhere. Yet, where failure comes, success will follow – it is the

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 vs. SME: Which One Do You Want to Build? 

Setting up and developing a startup venture can be very different than running a traditional small or medium-sized enterprise (SME). The main difference of both, according to Johanna Puhtila, can be indicated as follows:  Growth and scalability Startups are different from traditional businesses primarily because they are designed to grow fast. By design, this means

5 Traits Venture Capitalist Look in Founders 

Funding is one of the most vital elements every startup founder needs to pay attention to if they want to boost the business to a higher scale. However, when it comes to getting a business funded from venture capitalists, presenting cool ideas is not enough. There are certain traits venture capitalists look for in their

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

From the Most to the Least Startup-Friendly Countries  in Asia 

So you have a brilliant idea and want to develop it into a functioning business. When doing research for the project, you find that the country you’re currently living has strict rules when it comes to building a new startup. Or in another case, your business is doing well and you are looking to expand

Practical Tips to Maximise Facebook Ads for Profitable Success

Facebook has become a massively popular social media since its launch in 2004. Facebook statistic showed that there are about 2.41 billion monthly active users and 1.59 billion daily active users on Facebook. In terms of advertising, nearly every business (94 percent) have invested in advertising on Facebook and more businesses plan to increase their

Keen on being an Enviroprenerus? Here are Ideas to Get Started

The New York Times reported that India has the longest and most intense heatwaves in decades, with temperatures reaching 123 degrees and had killed at least 36 civilians. The heatwave was just the beginning, as our planet is poised at the brink of a severe environmental crisis with current issues such as pollution, global warming,

Do The Right Things – A Guide When Your Startup Fails

There is a story of an early stage startup which goes like this: “Anton worked at a startup as a UX designer starting from 2018. He worked with 8 other people. They all are loyal to the company because they trust the CEO. They worked together for almost a year and everything seems to work