Businesses are starting to reopen, and, as the world carefully comes out of the stay-at-home phase, the process can be daunting and stressful. That’s a new normal! At this point, no one knows how everything’s going to play out. To help, we put together 5 tips on how to create a reopening plan. We hope this eases how you prepare to go back to business.
This starting a business checklist can be helpful for any startup founder and entrepreneur. That's why we're giving you a business startup checklist divided by categories. The idea is to make it easy to follow up with your progress as you start a business.
Zoom vs Skype: A face-off! Our Company Forensics episode about Zoom has now over 200K views. In it, we not only tried to tell the story of Eric Yuan’s success with this video conferencing platform but the reasons why it defeated others like Meet and Skype during these pandemic times.
Mastering a business pitch can take an entrepreneur a considerable long time. Experience gives many lessons along the way, yet sometimes it does so in the hardest of ways. We hope these 8 thoughts on how to write a project pitch can ease a bit of that learning curve and help you prepare for your upcoming business presentation.
Starting a business is no easy task. Its demands of time, smart strategizing, much hard-earned expertise, measuring, and effective translation of needs into solutions along with considerable efforts in terms of startup funding are only a relative part of all it takes to start a company. To help, we bring our best advice on how to start a startup. We'll begin with the topic of having a great business idea.
Raising venture capital can be so hard that most companies fail at it. Seriously! According to CB Insights, “nearly 67% of startups stall at some point in the VC process and fail to exit or raise follow-on funding.” That fact alone is a good enough reason for us to now focus on sharing our company’s experience with you aimed at how to raise venture capital.
All of a sudden, video calls have become a part of our daily lives. From university classes and business meetings to birthdays and yoga. Online is the new normal and will be for a while. Fortunately, there are plenty of options, Zoom, Meet, and Microsoft’s own Teams. But, there’s a name that seems to have disappeared. A name, mind you, that no so long ago was the go-to program for video calls. It’s safe to say that, if all of this happened, say, in 2010, we would’ve been Skyping. But now, we’re doing anything but Skyping. What happened? We’ll tell you, in this Company Forensics.
Pitching a business idea requires something out of the ordinary. The difference between raising funds or going home unfunded can lie in how well a business presentation is delivered, or an outstanding pitch deck. For that, a fantastic pitch PowerPoint template is more than a handy tool, especially for those who don’t precisely have top-notch designing skills - or the right tools for it.