Month: June 2019

This is what it really feels like to wake up at 4am everyday

The early bird certainly catches the worm. But what is it doing after lunch rolls around? Dreaming of an afternoon nap or a quiet coffee in the corner, writes Lucy Kippist. For the past 18 […]

My $65k Ecommerce Site Failed…Here’s Why

The allure of setting up your own online retail store is obvious. After all, you have great taste, so why not share it with the world and make some money at the same time? You’ll […]

What makes a successful partnership — lessons from Voucherify

With a shared vision, irrefutable trust, and a skiing trip under their belts, the cofounders of Voucherify demonstrate what kickass cofounder relationships look like and how they’re built. Mike Sedzielewski and Tomasz Pindel first met at […]

Top Tips For Making Your Online Business Thrive

Technology has hugely evolved over the past ten years and continues to evolve throughout our day to day lives. Whereas technology used to be simply about gaming and computers, now it’s grown into so much […]

A Freelance Checklist: 10 Tools to Kickstart Your Operation

Making the decision to freelance is a big one. Whether its a side hustle or your full-time gig, freelancing requires some serious determination, entrepreneurial spirit and a whole lot more that you might not have initially […]

Analytical Guide: How does Robinhood Make Money?

Robinhood is a stock trading application that made its name by offering commission-free trades. Yes, it is a fintech company that let you trade stocks for free. So for this reason, Robinhood has been very […]

Ask A Founder: Startup Lessons Learned from Planitar’s Kevin Klages

Kevin Klages, Co-Founder and CEO of Planitar, raised a $500,000 seed round after four pitches to angel investors. We sat down with Kevin as he shared what his fundraising journey was like, the startup lessons he […]

Top tips and advice for startup founders

Here are some top dos and don’ts for startup founders, alongside some advice from successful entrepreneurs Founding a startup can be hard. From financing your endeavour to having a skeleton staff and navigating the legalities […]

The first 100 days of your startup: From registering a name to funding options

The first hundred days of a new venture should be the fun, exciting part, but there are some important decisions to be made, and mistakes to avoid. When launching a startup, the first hundred days […]

Why sales and marketing are the key to your roadmap success

Product managers have the onus to be deeply attentive listeners. We’ve got to keep a pulse on a diverse set of inputs, filtering signals amidst the noise, to build strategic direction and seemingly mid-flight, make […]