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Venture Capitals in Southeast Asia: What You Need to Know

  It is no secret that venture capitals boost development of startups in Southeast Asia. The region’s venture capital (VC) is an interesting sector of the Asia private equity market, and investors should think about building ties with Southeast Asian VC managers. With the expansion of the IT industry, investors are focusing more on tech-based

Benefits of Campus Hiring for Startups

Startup is often pictured as a team full of young people, Millennials and Gen-Z. They are deemed as the representation of fresh ideas, enthusiastic youths eager to develop with the newly-built startups. With a young-driven image, startups often hire their talents through campus hiring. If you’re a founder looking to conduct your first campus hiring,

Startups in Asia to Watch Out For in 2022

A great number of startups in Asia have performed extraordinarily well in recent years, attracting the attention of global audiences. The region is well-known for its expanding layer of tech-savvy middle class and long-term economic opportunities, making the market increasingly appealing to all types of investors. Even after being battered by the COVID-19, Asia has

Is Working at a Startup Suitable for You?

For fresh graduates looking to land their first professional roles, startups are often seen as a great stepping stone. Being part of the ‘new’ work culture that values diversity, creativity, sustainability, and innovation seems like a dream come true, especially for millennials and Gen Zs. While startup has been the talk of the town in

Startup Red Flags: What You Can Learn from 2021

  Working at a startup has become a growing trend among Millennials and Gen-Z for the past few years. Startups often offer youth-driven dynamics and flashy perks, but there has also been a sentiment about these new businesses emphasizing too much on the hustle culture that often leads to overworking and even depression. Is it

How to Build a Growth Mindset as an Entrepreneur

Startups and entrepreneurship are like two sides of a coin; inseparable and one cannot exist without the other. In order to craft business success, it is fundamental to start with the right mindset. To get a better grasp, here is what you need to know on building a growth mindset as an entrepreneur.   Becoming

The Difference between Founder and Co-founder

The term founder and co-founder is popular among startups. But what exactly do they mean? What’s the difference between the two and which one is more suitable for your next business project? Founder vs. co-founder  A founder refers to a person who has a defined idea of a business, but they  might not have adequate

Lesson Learnt: What Do Young Entrepreneurs Do Wrongly?

“The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.” – Mark Twain More and more small businesses are emerging in the market. A survey by Small Business Trends showed that nearly 70 percent of entrepreneurs start running their own business from home. While

Facts That Good Entrepreneurs Know BUT Others Don’t

Business world has always been interesting. You cannot know what will happen in the business sphere unless you do the business. For example, while you expect that your product or service will be highly on-demand in the market for at least 10 years ahead, there are good chances that it will last only for 4

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 the project while they were still in school. After two years in junior year, they submitted Extrabux to USC business