Startup lessons you will learn in the business

Of course, you will receive plenty of training in business schools and institutions when it comes to building and managing a startup. However, some of the most valuable startup lessons are often learnt on the field rather than in a classroom.…

Tips to get more work done without stressing over it

Our brain is a very flexible tool. It will get used to disciplined thoughts and routines if you try. One of the biggest reasons behind failure is the absence of concentration and discipline. To be successful you must start organizing your workspace…

Explaining five stages of a strategic management process

The strategic management process can be considered as more than a few rules the company has to follow. It takes on a philosophical approach wherein the upper management would need to devise strategies and then communicate them to the lower levels…

Insights to take the right decision

Why is it so difficult for us to make choices sometimes? Why do we end up going in circles repeatedly even after being presented with the options we need to make a choice? And why do we end up regretting the decision we take even if we know…

Important factors to consider while planning business strategy

Entrepreneurs want to conduct their business according to their own principles and vision. To attain the goals you have set for your company you must employ some good and strong strategies. Building strategies is not an easy task. A strategy…

Growing beyond the $10M mark: An initiative for startups

While getting from zero to a figure of $10M would require dedication and hard work over a period of a few years, growing beyond the $10M mark would require a well-defined and coordinated strategy. The strategy would bring together information…

Enhance your daily productivity by utilizing GTD

At some point of time or other, we all forget important work and get distracted while working. These issues regularly bother some professionals. Forgetting important work and not being able to focus on tasks at hand can decrease your productivity…

Study says it is unwise to use Wikipedia as a source of health advice

Wikipedia tends to top the list of most trusted and most visited websites. However, this reputation of Wikipedia is under threat owing to a revelation that came as a result of a study. To go by the results of the study, it warns people by saying…

Tips that will take your startup to success

Every entrepreneur starts his or her business with a vision. Turning this vision into reality is their toughest challenge. Not all are capable of doing this and only a few handfuls emerge victorious in the startup rat race. Competition has increased…

Great tips for making your work hours more enjoyable and productive

Work need not be boring or torturous. If you do something you love doing, then work is better than the best recreations. Loving your work is the key to success. Too much workload and long work hours can be very stressful but there are several…

The story of Boulder’s ascent to becoming the startup capital of America

Although it may look like any other idyllic mountain city, Boulder is an entrepreneurial powerhouse that has experienced tremendous growth in this sector over the last decade. It can be noted that this small city had at least 6 times more the…

Some tips to get you on the path of positive business development

Entrepreneurs who are unable to achieve success know quite well what the reasons behind their failure are. The problem is that they just don’t want to find the right way of overcoming the obstacles. On your way to success, you will come across…

Korea becomes first country to receive Google’s Chromecast

As part of its expansion into 11 other new countries, Google has officially decided to make the Google Chromecast available in Korea, the only Asian country in the list. The other countries where Chromecast would now be available include Canada,…

The role and importance of the management in a corporate structure

Much has been said and written about the importance of leadership and leadership qualities, but very little have been said about the role of the management in a corporate hierarchy. The managers are as much, if not more important, as the leaders…

Your first start-up version needs to be embarrassing

In stark contrast to the popular notion that a startup needs to be prim and proper when it is launched, it pays to launch a minimum viable product (MVP) in the market first in order to identify risks and solve them before mass production. This…

Steps and tips to improve the PR tactics of your startup

Public relations are one of the most important aspects of your business yet it is a part often overlooked until the marketing campaign is almost ready to launch. Most of the startups make the mistake of neglecting their PR strategies. They start…

Key qualities needed for effective leadership and personal credibility in organizations

Written by Kouzes and Posner, the book ‘The Leadership Challenge’ describes five must needed qualities for a leadership to be effective in an organization. These qualities include modeling the way, inspiring a shared vision, challenging…

Showing true leadership and dedication in startups

Investors who wish to invest in an early stage startup in a yet unproven market or technology would usually focus on the team behind the idea. While a known market and technology would make it easier for startups to attract investors, a startup…

Singapore has its heart on becoming the Silicon Valley of Southeast Asia

For some time now, Singapore has been pulling out all possible stops in order to build its very own Silicon Valley that would act as a startup hub for the entire Southeast Asian region. This decision might have been influenced by the recent…

Some guidelines to help you in making business marketing plans

Through advertisements, the target audience gets to know about your products. Advertisement campaigns and marketing plans are as important as the core business strategies that your company follows. The advertisement campaigns you choose should…