Posts Tagged: entrepreneur


The Anatomy of a Tech Start-up [INFOGRAPHIC]

Having the chance to cover several start-up stories across Asia and also building one myself, I know it’s never easy to build and mana...

  • May 7, 2011
  • at 1:26 am
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Skype Ex-founder, Niklas Zennström to Speak in Singapore This Friday

One of the most successful entrepreneurs in the world, Niklas Zennström, will be speaking in Singapore this coming Friday. About: “Z...

  • April 26, 2011
  • at 8:48 am
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Top Entrepreneurs of the Last Century has shared with us 20 top entrepreneurs in the last century through a nice graphic. The list includes Apple’s Steve Jobs, Micros...

  • April 4, 2011
  • at 12:32 am
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Urbanesia and Indonesia’s Tech Start-up Scene

Indonesia is a rising start-up nation powered by potential start-ups like Urbanesia, Tokepedia, Freesia City, AdaDiskon and many more. Today...

  • March 2, 2011
  • at 3:06 pm
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Why I want to be an Entrepreneur?

Let’s face it. It’s cool but tough to be an entrepreneur. Jeffrey Paine previously shared with us that entrepreneurship is not about mak...

  • January 13, 2011
  • at 10:27 am
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Creating Start-up Success 101

In this set of slides, author Alexander Osterwalder brings us through a start-up story of  an Ivy league student (named Mike) who has years...

  • November 24, 2010
  • at 11:00 pm
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Who are the Entrepreneurs? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Here are some interesting statistics on entrepreneurs. According to Contactme, 40 is the average age for startup founders. 70% of them have...

  • November 6, 2010
  • at 11:00 pm
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Why an Entrepreneur Sold His Company For Millions And Then Worked At McDonald’s

In an interview with Business Insider, Scott Heiferman, co-founder and CEO of Meetup shared some interesting bits and lessons learned throug...

  • August 1, 2010
  • at 11:30 pm
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In Conversation with Violet Lim, Eteract and Lunch Actually

The co-founders of Lunch Actually needs no introduction as they are well-known in the offline dating space for matchmaking professionals and...

  • February 13, 2009
  • at 3:53 pm
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How To: Go From an Idea to your First Investment

My live notes: 10.05 am: Live blogging from the GMIC’s Gstartup event. The moderator and judges are up on the stage. There are quite s...

  • April 27, 2011
  • at 10:11 am
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Hey Entrepreneurs, What Could You Do with $100?

In the business world, there isn’t time to waste. It’s all about using money to generate more money. AnyWinners is a contest tha...

  • April 11, 2011
  • at 9:48 am
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Taiwan’s Tech Start-ups and Culture

When we talked about Asia and Chinese Internet start-ups, we definitely cannot miss Taiwan. If you haven’t already known, renown tech ...

  • March 4, 2011
  • at 11:27 am
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The Facebook Valuation over Time and Reality Check

Facebook has come a long way. From 2004 to 2011, it has grown to a monstrous valuation of $50 billion. Looking through the timeline (below),...

  • January 14, 2011
  • at 5:16 am
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10 Reasons Why you should Join a Business Plan Competition

With high confidence and ego, you said to yourself “I want to be an entrepreneur”. You have a great business idea and vision. Unfortunat...

  • January 10, 2011
  • at 10:27 pm
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What is a Lean Start-up?

In a sentence, ‘lean’ is a set of processes that minimizes the amount of time wasted on products that nobody wants. Resources ar...

  • November 22, 2010
  • at 11:00 pm
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Are Entrepreneurs Happy?

Let’s face it. Many of us want to be entrepreneurs but lack the guts to do so. It isn’t for the soft hearts. However, for those who go a...

  • October 16, 2010
  • at 10:45 pm
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The Rise Of An Entrepreneur [INFOGRAPHIC]

Many of us dream to be an entrepreneur but hardly have the guts to start laying the first brick. Without breaking our comfort zone, great th...

  • July 14, 2010
  • at 9:15 am
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Tomorrow Starts Today

Resident contributor, Cobalt Paladin writes again…Looking out the window of my unit when everyone is asleep, seeing the darkened night...

  • October 23, 2008
  • at 12:55 pm
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