Category: Entrepreneurship

From Zero to Thirty Clients in Less Than 3 Months

Neeraj Joshi, Pushstart

The journey of how a solo tech founder, Arvind, cracked sales and grew his client base at Infosec Future.

India is world’s fastest growing startup ecosystem where 3–4 new firms are born everyday. We have grown significantly in the past five years and are expected to grow 10–12% YOY for the next five years till 2020.

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50 Millennial Entrepreneurs Driving The Future of Tech in Europe

Karolina Stawinska, Founders Factory Ltd

 Imagine how important every second is when you have a heart attack, or consider the implications of a world run entirely on renewable energy. If you thought Blockchain technology would only impact finance; think again. From detecting cardiac arrest with 92% accuracy to solving energy problems in the year 2050 by growing power grids made of plants, European Seed-Stage Founders are taking a bold stance on the applications of Blockchain, Robotics, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence, driving the future of tech in Europe. Continue reading “50 Millennial Entrepreneurs Driving The Future of Tech in Europe”

7 Lessons From 100+ Failed Startups

Anastasia Mudrova, Marketers.io

There’s a joke about startups. “For every 10 startups you see in the market, 11 of them will fail.” I didn’t want to think that my startup would be the one to fail, and no entrepreneur does. I thought I knew it all…or at least would learn it all during the process of launching my startup. Jason Huertas, author of My Startup Failed, says this is common, writing:

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5 Tips to Running an Online Business with 100% Remote Customers

Nicole Rowley, Nabors Industries

Consequently, starting a business isn’t that hard, although being successful with one can be. The strategy for keeping overhead low is common for many startups, which is why outsourcing, drop shopping, and running online stores is so prevalent.

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How Two Companies Hooked Customers On Products They Rarely Use

Nir Eyal, NirAndFar.com

Larry Page, CEO of Alphabet (the company formerly known as Google), has a quirky way of deciding which companies he likes. It’s called “The Toothbrush Test.” According to the New York Times, when Page looks at a potential company to acquire, he wants to know if the product is, like a toothbrush, “something you will use once or twice a day.” Continue reading “How Two Companies Hooked Customers On Products They Rarely Use”

Google Has Called Amazon.com Its Direct Competitor

Sandra Merezhynska, Stfalcon

Amazon in the past year has produced a real boom in the financial market, when the company’s shares rose in price immediately doubled, overtaking the value of Google stock. The net profit of Amazon.com in 2016 amounted to $136 Billion, and the number of active users has long exceeded the mark of 300 million. Maintaining and processing such a huge amount of data requires tremendous resources. In this article, we will find out, what to consider when developing a high-load project, considering the experience of Amazon.com. Continue reading “Google Has Called Amazon.com Its Direct Competitor”