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How to Get Customer’s Attention to Actually Buy a Product 

The percentage of consumers who conduct online shopping weekly has risen frequently year-over-year. Smartphones become the first go-to technology for this activity. As consumers are familiar with and trust digital technology more than ever, they are going online not only to purchase products but also try other services, such as consulting experts or doing an

Essential Areas a Startup Must Focus On

The article first appeared on HR in Asia. No one starts a business with the intention of not growing in workforce size, revenue, market value, and client base. Every founder has a vision to build a successful brand and scale to the highest point possible. However, this will remain a dream if you fail to start right

7 Elements of Best-Selling Product for Startups

Building great products is no easy feat. Winning clients’ hearts can even be more challenging. But with great products, it will help attract users and consumers. Not to mention, information regarding great products typically spread widely in a short time. Such products are used often and eventually become habits for the users. If you want

11 Fatal Mistakes that Kill Early-Stage Startups 

Achieving success in business is every entrepreneur’s dream. The road to business victory, however, is full of strains and troubles from the inside and outside forces. If you are one of those who are currently struggling with starting up a business project, make sure you do not fall into these fatal mistakes. 1- Wrong co-founder 

5 Notable Online Media That Can Give You Startup Press Coverage 

Getting coverage from high profile newspapers or online media publishers could boost your brand in a huge way. It increases company visibility and cements its reputation. It can also pique the interest of customers, investors, and even potential talents. However, getting media coverage does not come easy. You cannot just write a press release and

Startup Guide to Survive Against Tech Giant Corporations

As new digital technologies are constantly being introduced at ever-faster rates, there will be more opportunities to capture new markets and unseat incumbents. Startups would be much advantaged by this opportunity as they could generate fresher ideas than big companies do. However, in order to thrive in the fierce business competition, startups often have to

How to Rebuild Your Startup after a Natural Disaster 

From the deadliest Caribbean earthquake to Australia’s bushfires to heavy torrential rains that triggered mudslides and floods in Indonesia to storms in America’s Deep South, natural disasters have greeted us from the beginning of 2020 – which not only impacts individuals but also national economy and businesses, including startups. According to CNN Business, natural disasters

Covid-19: How It Affects and Reshapes the Startup Environment 

In order to survive, some have to strive As the Covid-19 outbreak raises concerns globally, small- and medium-sized businesses like startups need to rethink their strategy. The executive director of the Ryerson DMZ startup incubator, Abdullah Snobar told Financial Post that the fallout from the Covid-19 pandemic is already here – and some startups will

Where Can You Find a Business Idea? 

There are approximately 400 million entrepreneurs in the world, with an estimate of 550,000 people starting a new business every month. If you want to be among these aspiring leaders, make sure you have this one thing: ideas. The problem is, how do you find an out-of-the-box business idea that is unique and scalable?  The

Complete Guide to Direct to Consumer Business (D2C)

The old century indirect brand economy is slowly disappearing as consumers demand more transparent and comfortable shopping experience. IAB study revealed that for the past few years, disruption has been a constant in the media landscape. Yet, patterns are emerging that give clarity to the path forward for the digital media and advertising industry.  That