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3 Most Tried and Failed Business Ideas

Evan Williams, former CEO of Twitter, has a tough story behind his success. Before running Twitter, Evan was building a podcasting platform called Odeo. However, the project didn’t take off because Apple announced the podcast section in iTunes store at the same time. Unable to compete with the rival, Odeo was folded shortly afterward. James

Bored with Business Routine? 10 Ways to Stay Creative and Keep Going

Let’s face it: having routine could be boring. Waking up in the morning, arranging schedule for the day, going to work, meeting clients, discussing business plans with partners, doing these activities over and over can be tiresome at some point. Heather Lench said to BBC that, “Boredom stops us ploughing the same old furrow and

Psychology Today: Do Introverts Have a Chance to Build a Business?

What comes to your mind when hearing the word ‘introvert’? Chances are, you will think about silent, shy, and awkward individual who prefers to spend time alone instead of socialising with others. While extroverts tend to be liked and popular among others, it might seem that introverts are ignored or even underestimated in social situation

10 Vital Questions You Should Ask Before Starting Company in Singapore

Singapore is the best place for both domestic and international businesses to operate. According to World Bank Index, this Lion City has came at the first place in 2017 and 2018 for helping small businesses expand their wings, locally and internationally. With efficient regulatory environment, good infrastructure, as well as stable political climate, it comes

StartUp Ecosystem: 3 Top Countries in Asia to Launch a Business

There are some reasons why many founders are interested in launching their business in Asia. Not only having abundance of incredibly diverse talents, Asia is also known for its rapid growth of technology and e-commerce. The region is also known as home to some fastest-growing economies in the world. Therefore, there is huge opportunity for

4 Major Types of Businesses You Should Know before Launching Your Own

Are you thinking of starting your own business? If the answer is a yes, then you might want to consider the next questions: Why do you want to start a business? How will you start your business? What do you want to build? It is crucial to fully understand what motivates you to jump on

Self-Acknowledgement: 9 Books You Should Read Before Launching a Startup

More and more Millennials are interested in being their own boss and starting a business instead of working under someone else’s direction. A report released by BNP Paribas Global in 2016 found that almost two-thirds of (67 percent) respondents aged between 20 and 35 were planning to start their own businesses, compared to the slight

Want to Build a Startup? Pay Heed to These 7 Common Mistakes

Starting your own business can be rewarding and challenging at the same time. Beyond the prospect of making more money than working under someone else’s direction, having a company of your own lets you have the option of a more flexible lifestyle. As you will be in control of your business, you can arrange your

Push and Pull Marketing — The Benefits and Drawbacks for Your Business

In today’s era of technology, there are good chances that most business owners are relying on digital marketing to advertise their products such as using Facebook ads, Google AdWords, Instagram ads, and suchlike. Within digital marketing, there are two types of strategies commonly used in the business: Push and Pull marketing. What is push and

4 Strategies to Attract Potential Customers to Purchase Your Product

As a business owner, you want to make your products known to the public and get customers buy them. There is no doubt that having regular customers or repeat buyers is a great deal for young company like yours. However, running a new business is not as easy as turning the palm of the hand.