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Launching a Startup While Working Full-time, Why Not?

As an aspiring entrepreneur, you have dozens of brilliant idea on mind, gain adequate business knowledge and skills, while gathering enough money in the hope that someday you can step out of employment and start your own startup. However, there is an ongoing dilemma whether you should leave your full-time job to grow your business

Make Headway: Things You Can Learn From the Founders to Build Your Own Startup

What is your initial plan when you join a startup team? Do you simply want to be part of the game changer in business and stay working behind the scene? Or, do you want to steal the show and be a founder of your own company someday? If the latter idea excites you, get yourself

What Makes a Successful Entrepreneur? Jack Ma Shared 5 Top Tips for Startup Founder

Prepare yourself to make sacrifices, build a high-functioning team, and strike early are among essential advices that Alibaba founder Jack Ma shared with aspired CEOs would-be. Speaking at the grand final of the Jumpstarter 2017 start-up competition in Hong Kong, Ma had plenty advices startup founders, drawing from his 18-year journey and experience in turning

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

If You’re a Startup Then, Hire More Cautiously!

‘Hire for Attitude, Train for Skill.’ (Herb Kelleher) For young startup, hiring the right talents is the key that will guarantee your business success in the future. While the advances of technologies such as AI (artificial intelligence) and analytics are predicted to replace human roles in the workforce, it is arguably that human touch remains

Top 5 Behaviours Entrepreneurs Should Avoid

In continuance to  the article about ‘5 Traits Every Successful Startup Founder Has (and You Should Too)‘, it is of most importance we also list out the negative. Here are 5 Behaviours exhibited by entrepreneurs that could result in the failure of their startups which you should know and avoid at all cost! Not Planning

New to the Startup Scene? Here are 4 Must Know Tips for Startup Founder

Setting up a startup is easy, but maintaining one is the challenging part. You might be very passionate towards your startup, working with capable people and even have investors to fund your business. However, those are not enough to keep your growing business thriving and win your competition(s). As a startup founder, you have many

5 Traits Every Successful Startup Founder Has (and You Should Too)

Everybody knows that there is no coincidence ‘luck’ in the world, especially in business. Luck is a result of hard work and dedications that lead someone to be successful. Regardless how much capital you have, the way you lead your startup contributes significantly to the success of your growing business. Believe it or not, every

The People You Need for Startup Success

Ever wonder who are the people you need to bring your startup on top? You may have heard that you need the thinker, the tech guy, or the mover. But, what kind of people are essential to startup success? We kept telling “people” here because startup success or failure depends on the team. Even though

5 Steps to Build the Right Personal Brand for a Startup Founder

Recent years, we have heard a few successful and popular startup founders. Many people care about the way they dressed, background stories, and even private lives. No wonder, you probably have watched one or two movies about famous startup founders! Now, we have to agree that a well-known startup founder affects the startup success. Those