It was the Africa Tech Festival 2022 that triggered the conversation surrounding startups expanding to the global market. Managing partner at HAVAIC, Ian Lessem, led the discussion on the first day of the three-day event. A startup develops a unique product or service that becomes irreplaceable for consumers. However, many need help to hit the […]<
The current work culture gravitates toward individualistic instincts increasingly. If you look around you, be it on social media or otherwise, you will see encouragement to start your own business. Startups are a pillar of the current work culture. When embarking on your startup journey, it is crucial to understand the concept of early stage […]
Many startups might not place cybersecurity at the top of their priority list, or take the taime to put together a strategy, but that’s a significant mistake they might come to regret once it’s too late. Building a culture of cyber security and taking the required steps, such as setting up security software and using […]
Layoffs have been taking place slowly since the pandemic started. Spiking the anxiety levels among employees making them more uncertain about their jobs than ever. This year though, the mass exodus of employees and the intense wave of layoffs have reached alarming levels. Leaving many employees without their source of income in its wake. In […]
In today’s world culture, people are increasingly encouraged to start their own businesses. Why help someone else make money when you can put all the effort into making yourself the money? It seems like a perfect idea; everyone is entitled to dream, yet reality can often be disappointing. Before embarking on this journey, some harsh […]
A startup is simply an emerging company, a business freshly created. Recently, the draw of starting your own business is becoming more and more alluring. Usually, startups implement a trial-and-error system. Entrepreneurs typically learn as they go and try to chase the pot of gold at the end of their journey. What are the types […]
In light of recent world events, we got introduced more to remote work after the world had to adapt to a pandemic. Massive names have gradually shifted to remote work, and now they set the standards for remote work across the globe, taking the phrase “this meeting could’ve been an email” to a new level. […]
The current job market can be a very challenging space to squeeze into, so interning at a tech startup or with a big name in the industry seems like a catch. Many brilliant students or jobseekers jump into such opportunities seeking big names. With all their allure, big tech internships can be a big step […]
Startups in Dubai could not hope to be in a better spot on Earth. The UAE prides itself on being the startup business hub of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region and is and has been doing everything in its power to encourage businesses to come and set up shop in the country. […]
A global venture capital firm, famous in both the financial and technology scene, 500 startups back a wide range of companies and has managed, thus far, to maintain its exponential presence in the global market. Providing the needed financial support to rising tech startups, 500 Startups fixates on high-level criteria when looking for rising startups […]
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