Attention budding entrepreneurs: How handy are you with tools? Are you ready to get down and dirty and fix what needs it? I hate to break it to you but you have to be ready. Starting a company requires you to have the tools to fix anything that’s broken, coupled with the patience to make […]
Article Contributed by Mark Halstead There can be any number of reasons why a startup company might find itself heading out of business but it is worth focussing on some of the key causes and most common pitfalls. 1 – Failing to prepare There is a lot that can go wrong for even the best […]
Posted by Marcel Sim in Starting Up
New Webcomics series brought to you by #entrepreneurfail and GetEntrepreneurial.com. Enjoy! Oh yes, I’m a self-declared, bona fide non-technical founder. Despite the fact many years ago, my credentials looked like that of a coder, more recently, I insist on outsourcing or delegating the responsibility of anything that smells remotely technical. This allows me to focus on marketing, […]
If you are starting up a new business then often your to do list can just keep on growing. This can mount up to a whole heap of pressure leading to decision making that is forced rather than thought through. But making bad decisions now could potentially affect things for a long time into the […]
This used to mean, show me a prototype; something that runs, works, or I can touch. I can remember being shown plans of an innovative hovercraft many years ago, and sending the inventor away with, “show me a working model” Today, this means “show me a business model that works”. The key to having a […]
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