Owning or managing a business comes with a whole variety of different challenges. It is part and parcel of being in charge. But one of the growing challenges all business owners face is keeping up with the latest technology, a market that is ever-changing and ever-advancing.
It seems that there is new technology available every single day, meaning that the moment you invest in something it becomes old technology within a matter of days, weeks or months. But that fact that technology keeps evolving and improving so quickly is the reason why it is so important to invest in it.
Are you tech-savvy enough to keep up with the pace?
Earlier this year we covered the launch of VCNetwork.co a virtual shark tank led by industry heavyweights Jenny Q. Ta (Founder/CEO of Sqeeqee.com) and Shinta Dhanuwardoyo (Founder/ CEO of Bubu.com).
VCNetwork.co features a comprehensive database of independent venture capitalists seeking to fund viable startups on a global scale and on September 13, Jenny and Shinto made a huge announcement for startups!
Check it out below!
So you’re working on your startup and want to connect with investors to take your dream to the next level.
Short of sending out emails to random firms and attending networking events there is really no epicenter for Venture Capitalists and Angel Investors to connect with startups who need funding until now.
In the modern world of business, it’s almost impossible to survive without making great use of the best tech resources on the market. After all, the competition is fiercer than ever. If your startup isn’t using those facilities to maximum effect, then there’s a strong chance that your competitors will.
Knowing that you need to embrace the tech is one thing; actively doing it is another altogether. The first thing you need to do is equip yourself with a winning plan of action. A lot can be learned from the most successful startups of recent times. This is especially true when it comes to using technology.
Read on to see how the best businesses use these resources to their advantage.
#StartupLife: Market your business with mobile messaging
Almost everyone has a mobile phone these days, however the digital divide which keeps many without access to a computer or the Internet is very real.
Still not convinced on the power of SMS marketing?
The following ten reasons will help you to change your mind!
10 Reasons Mobile Messaging is Good For Your Startup
When it comes to both physical and information security, access control is the selective restriction of access.
Controlling access to certain spaces in the workplace is imperative for business owners, and technology is changing the way access control works and functions.
_Read on for a few examples on how technology is changing access control for the better.
Whether we like to admit it or not, size matters! We make instant judgments about brands and businesses based on their perception. If they seem small and unprofessional, we’ll ignore them like the plague. Nowadays, it’s not uncommon for a startup to work out of a small basement or bedroom. The trick is never letting any potential clients know about it! Every client and customer wants to believe that you’re a high-flying businesses. So make it look exactly like that. Today, I’ll show you a series of simple tricks that will help you master the art of misdirection!
As a startup business, you'll no doubt be keen on earning some money sooner rather than later. Startups often have lots of expenditures during their early days. As a result, it's crucial they start generating revenue soon.
One of the most cost-effective ways for new businesses to do that is by setting up an e-commerce site. These websites allow small firms to sell to an international audience. They are also cheaper and easier to maintain than a conventional retail store.
Are you thinking of setting up an e-commerce store soon? If so, there are some questions you must ask yourself first. That's because the process can be quite involved, depending on your needs.
Read on for the questions you should ask yourself before setting up your online store
When it comes to making a business run smoothly, technology is at the forefront because it can improve the way we talk to one another. I've learned from experience, without a high level of communication, business could struggle.
Read on for 4 tips to improve communication within your startup business!
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