Posts Categorized: Toolkit


Startup basics: treat your fundraising as an event

Treating fundraising as an event raises your chances of getting better deals from venture capitalists.

  • August 25, 2014
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Startup basics: the sales learning curve

The purpose of a startup is not to make a lot of money, says Peng T. Ong, celebrated Singaporean tech entrepreneur and investor.

  • July 7, 2014
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10 startup tools you need for CRM, communication, and documentation

Plenty of great apps out there for enterprises. Here's some of the best.

  • April 17, 2014
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I’m a walking encyclopedia of growth hacking tactics, ask me anything (AMA)

Test. Evaluate. Repeat. Today’s modern companies use an array of online marketing tactics in order to grow. I’m currently crowdf...

  • February 11, 2014
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3 popular cloud accounting software for Singapore businesses compared

Cash flow management is a very important area of any business. Many a time, cash flow is that factor that decides the continuity of a busine...

  • September 8, 2013
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Startup bank shopping

By Jurij Skornik, business and product development at iMoney Singapore. Here at we offer free comparison of financial products a...

  • August 28, 2013
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Key players in Asia’s maker movement

Asia’s maker movement is well underway, with startups, ecosystems, and spaces augmenting the rising interest in hardware-software inno...

  • July 9, 2013
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A map of coworking spaces in Australia

When I asked SGE Scout Albert Mai to compile a directory of coworking spaces in Sydney (he’s seeking internship opportunities there), ...

  • May 16, 2013
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IDA launches TechResources.US

The Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore has launched a private edition of TechResources.US, a trusted, up-to-date online directory o...

  • May 3, 2013
  • at 4:04 pm
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The fate of Singapore Inc in 2014

Launching a startup in Singapore? 4 things you need to know

Here's a look at the process behind incorporating a company, getting investments, protecting your IP, and securing your customer's privacy.

  • August 11, 2014
  • at 9:01 am
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I ran social media campaigns for 3M, Qatar Airways, and more. Ask me anything (AMA)

Marcus Ho, the director of social media at SocialMetric, is now taking your questions on all aspects of social media ROI and strategies. Ask...

  • June 12, 2014
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10 questions to ask before outsourcing work at your startup

Outsourcing is one of the earliest crucial decisions that startups have to make after inception. Often, the decision lies not in whether to ...

  • April 2, 2014
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Vinny Vijeyakumaar, Co-Founder and Partner, Sparkline

I’m an analytics expert and former conversion specialist at Google, ask me anything

Vinny Vijeyakumaar is the co-founder and managing partner of Sparkline, an analytics consulting firm. Prior to founding the company, Vinny w...

  • January 21, 2014
  • at 4:26 pm
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PayPal’s fee increase on 10 September: What you need to know

It’s happening: PayPal will be increasing its payment processing fees for multiple countries in Asia. The policy will take effect auto...

  • September 3, 2013
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New laws to watch out for if you’re running a tech company in Southeast Asia

Updated: 16 August Southeast Asia has diverse markets and legal jurisdictions. So, if you’re running an internet company in the region...

  • August 6, 2013
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Singapore Startup FAQ

By Isaac Souweine, GM for Pollenizer Southeast Asia. A version of this post first appeared on the Pollenizer blog. I’ve met with dozens of...

  • May 16, 2013
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Online marketing for startups – a primer by former eBay marketing director Todd Kurie

Todd Kurie isn’t just an expert on digital marketing, he’s good at explaining it too. The online marketing veteran, who has trav...

  • May 13, 2013
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How to find the Yoda to your Skywalker

The notion of mentorship is an iffy one. Whether or not a mentor-mentee relationship can help your business hinges on whether advice-giver h...

  • April 23, 2013
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