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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

Tips to Get Media Coverage for Your Startup

Every startup founder will agree that one of the biggest challenges in building a startup is how to promote the business itself. Founders might allocate some budget and try introducing the business by using massive advertisement as part of their marketing strategy. However, it is not enough to boost your startup’s visibility. If you face

4 Reasons Why You Should Set Up Internship Program in Your Startup

Here’s the case: your new startup is working on an important project from a prominent client and you need to get everything done within the proposed timeline. The problem lies in the fact that your startup is running on a tight budget, which makes it difficult for you to hire an additional staff. Have you

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

Want to Build a Startup? Get Yourself Ready to Face These 4 Challenges!

Challenges are everywhere. As a founder, you might have dozens of brilliant ideas on your mind when starting your own business. However, turning those abstract concepts into real and valuable products is not just a piece of cake. There are times when your plans cannot be carried out smoothly because of various challenges. Be it

Developing Marketing Strategy for a Startup? Try Out These Things!

How long has it been since the first time you launched your startup? Have you been able to make some money, or did you just burn it? At this point, you might have just realised that developing your own business is not an easy feat. As a matter of fact, you might have heard that

Fixing the Most Common Mistakes Early-Stage Startups Make

Young vivacious talent, high-levels of energetic team, intelligent, hard-working, and ambitious grit to transform great ideas into reality – these characteristics are common in every startup founded. However, what makes aspiring startup founders lose from established leaders in the competitive race of success? The answer is one but obvious: lack of experience. While getting market

Looking Beyond the Perks: Why Should You Work for Startups?

What makes you interested in pursuing a career at a startup and getting into the groove of a #startuplife journey? When it comes to the classic battle between startups and corporate, you must have learnt some basic knowledges about the differences between both cultures. Large corporate offers you stable income, bona fide workplace, and fixed

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

Recruitment for Start-ups: Dos and Don’ts

So you have set on your eyes on starting a new business. You have conducted market research to understand the scalability of business products, the target customers, getting a co-founder on board, presenting proposals to prospective investors, while designing the company’s overall blueprint. What remains is the need to recruit the right people with relevant