Posts Tagged: Guide to starting an online business

Starting an online business can be daunting at first, regardless of whether it is a high-tech startup or an idea that’s easy to implement. This series of articles covers multiple facets of how to become an entrepreneur with your own thriving business. Whether you’re content with starting a small lifestyle business or aiming to build an internet empire, there’s something for everyone.

what is venture capital funding

Scale up your mind: What is venture capital funding and how does it work?

Venture capital funding can help a startup thrive, scale, and grow faster. But seeking it can be daunting for newbie entrepreneurs. Here's h...

  • September 16, 2014
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COMCAM Sailors Take On Tough Mudder

These numbers will remind you that doing a startup is brutal

Even among funded startups, the odds of you getting a decent exit are pretty low.

  • August 28, 2014
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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
  • at 12:30 pm
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LawCanvas provides startups with ready-to-go legal documents, saves you thousands of dollars

LawCanvas provides startups with ready-to-go legal documents, saves you thousands of dollars

The market rate for a standard website terms of service stands at about S$3,000 (US$2,400), which is a fortune to fresh entrepreneurs.

  • August 14, 2014
  • at 2:03 pm
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Getting funding: 10 survival strategies for startups

Here's a guide on how to get funding for a startup?

  • May 9, 2014
  • at 7:31 pm
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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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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
  • at 10:44 am
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How to bootstrap your startup without losing your sanity (part 2)

To make the process hopefully a little easier for you, here's a two part guide on how your startup can do well without funding from investor...

  • October 12, 2012
  • at 11:21 am
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Bookkeeping for lean startups (Part 2)

Read part one. The accounting industry thrives on entrepreneurs who are not diligent in filing and bookkeeping. As such, they waste too muc...

  • June 6, 2012
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How quitting my corporate job for my startup dream f*cked up my life

Working in a fancy consulting job didn't make Ali Mese happy, but starting a company wasn't easy too.

  • September 11, 2014
  • at 6:41 pm
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Bootstrapping re-defined: a comprehensive strategy for startups

Bootstrapping re-defined: a comprehensive strategy for startups

In today’s startup world, a bootstrapping strategy is both more possible and more pertinent.

  • August 14, 2014
  • at 4:38 pm
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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
  • at 3:39 pm
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payroll hero

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
  • at 4:02 pm
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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
  • at 12:46 pm
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Why companies shouldn’t use someone else’s terms of service as their own

All of you would have heard of the furore over the change in Instagram’s terms of use last December, and many pixels have been burnt o...

  • April 22, 2013
  • at 1:10 pm
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bootstrap

How to bootstrap your startup without losing your sanity (part 1)

To make the process hopefully a little easier for you, here's a two part guide on how your startup can do well without funding from investor...

  • October 11, 2012
  • at 11:07 am
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Bookkeeping for lean startups (Part 1)

The accounting industry thrives on entrepreneurs who are not diligent in filing and bookkeeping. As such, they waste too much money and time...

  • June 6, 2012
  • at 11:38 am
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