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How to Strengthen Cultural Values of Your Startup

Every startup has their own cultural value and it makes perfect sense if you want your startup’s positive values to show. What appears and the public sees outside, is practically the reflection of the values inside. Public impression about an organization depends on how its employees believe and implement the company’s cultural values on a

Three Startup Mistakes to Avoid for Aspiring Entrepreneur

Southeast Asia’s startup ecosystem is seeing continuous growth with every passing year. According to the SEA Startup Ecosystem 2.0 research commissioned by Singapore-based VC firm Golden Gate Ventures, funding for tech startups in the region has increased 50 times from US$130 million in 2010 to US$7.7 billion in 2020. The proliferation of startups fuels a

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

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

Perks & Perils for Startup when Collaborating with Giant Company

Enrica Sighinolfi, the co-founder of Opportunity Network, said that partnership between incumbent players and startups is the way the Fourth Industrial Revolution will be sustainable in the long term. Startup business models could add value to existing players without necessarily disrupting them, while big companies could benefit in terms of helping corporates to enter and

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

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

Comprehensive Guide to Build a Website for Your Startup 

Startups are newly born companies which struggle for existence. Not only should they compete with other startups, they also need to contest against giant companies that have settled ground among customers. In today’s tech-driven business where everything goes virtual, it is crucial for a startup to solidify its brand by having a sounding online presence.

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