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10 Singaporean startups you ought to know

Did you know that Singapore was ranked number 10 in Compass’ 2015 report of startup ecosystems? These companies help explain why

Health and wellness startup PurelyB closes $500k seed round led by 500 Startups

It’s that season again – when people reflect on the things that happened in the past year and on what they want to start doing or <i>undoing</i> in the …

Startups

Web Design Strategies for Startups

A website is an absolute must for all startups. While free website platforms might seem attractive – especially for cash-strapped startups – the …

Web Design

7 Industries Born to Fuel Entrepreneurship

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With so much competition in the field today, being an entrepreneur has never been harder. Only the best ideas thrive and turn into growing, successful businesses. Yet entrepreneurs also have more opportunities than ever before …

Small Business

4 Telltale Signs You Should Absolutely Not Hire Someone

Ever hire someone and then regretted it? Here's how to keep that from ever happening again.<p>It's happened to every leader. You hire a new employee. You have high hopes that he or she will be a solid contributor to your organization. But things don't work out that way. A few months later, you are …

Employment

Logo and Identity Design Inspiration

The Sixth Annual Logo Design Awards <b>(this year’s deadline is this Friday, Aug. 21)</b> saw some amazing entries. We ended up with an amazing group of …

10 Loyalty Lessons From Brands With Superfans

The most successful brands have loyal followers. Here's how to make your customers fall in love with your company.<p>Customer loyalty is at the root of success for any lasting business. And when that loyalty turns into passionate advocacy, a "superfan" is born. For brands, these dedicated followers …

Customer Experience

8 Tell-Tale Signs Your Website Is Scaring Off Clients

The internet can be a very strange place. For every website that serves to educate, enlighten and brighten our day, there are just as many sites that …

The ABCs of Building a Powerful Brand

Great branding is the secret to the success of most business ventures, artists of all kinds and even non-profit organizations. It’s an ongoing …

12 amazing content marketing ideas -- no blogging allowed

Are you set up for success in 2016? Join 2,500 real estate industry leaders Aug. 4-7, 2015, at Inman Connect in San Francisco. Get Connected with the …

The 10 Coolest Networking Startups Of 2015 (So Far)

<b>Pica8</b><p><b>CEO:</b> James Liao<p>Pica8 is riding the software wave and white-box switching trend by creating OS software for bare-metal switches that simplifies …

Startups

5 Ways To Build A Personal Brand While Working Full-Time

The most unnatural thing in the world is to work for a company and feel like you are working for yourself. But today’s most influential people online understand that even if they’re fully employed, in the end they are running their own business–the business of building a personal brand.<p>While most …

Social Media

3 Content Marketing Tactics to Turn Traffic Into Sales Leads

Content.<p>We can’t escape it.<p>Even that little communication device we store in our pocket, or the big one on our desk.<p>They’re swarming with it.<p>No …

Marketing

20 Design Rules You Should Never Break – Learn

<i>Just like with any profession or discipline, design comes with some rules.</i><p>While breaking design rules is allowed and even (in some circumstances) …

Tips for Effective Mobile App Marketing Strategy

There are almost 1.3 million apps on Google’s Play Store and around 1.1 million on App Store. The number is constantly on an upward surge which is …

Fortune.com

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7 Signs You Will Fail as an Entrepreneur

You don't need the Sharks to pass judgment. You can make your own assessment here.<p>Not everyone is cut out to be an entrepreneur. Many decide to begin a startup only to find it was more than they bargained for, they had the wrong motivation, or perhaps their skill set wasn't appropriate. Sadly, …

Entrepreneurship

Why People Unfollow Brands on Social Media [Infographic]

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Social Media

4 Hacks to Make You a Strong Negotiator

Price negotiations are all about gathering leverage, long before you actually deal.<p>Negotiations--real ones, at least--are always between two parties with more or less equal power. When there's a big power differential, negotiation is impossible. The stronger party simply dictates terms.<p>For example, …

Hacking

The Most Powerful Person In Tech At Every Age

From Marissa Mayer's two-year-old son Macallister to 95-year-old VC Henry Hillman, it's clear that influence in tech comes in all ages, shapes, and sizes.<p>We've compiled a list of the most powerful people in tech at nearly every age, considering factors like the person's sphere of influence, clout, …

The Magic of Fall in Macro Photography

Autumn is perhaps one of the most motivating seasons for nature photographers. This is certainly the case for brilliant Israel-based photographer …

Articles about 6 impressive urban renovations on Dwell.com - Dwell

Upgrading a kitchen is seldom a cheap endeavor, but you can save yourself a pretty penny by following these tips.<p>Although she probably hasn’t told you, we’re pretty sure she has plenty of scarves already.<p>Matt Randall, founder and CEO of Twyla, has launched an online space where consumers are freed …

Edison Light Globes, Part 2: Brassy & Classy Steampunk-Style Lamp Fixtures

As beautiful as Edison Light Globes' bulbs are, it is their lamp designs that really shine, if you'll pardon the pun. The company's deep line-up of …

Interior Design

Magnifying spoon designed to detect contaminants in food

Designer Ernesto D Morales has proposed a spoon made out of magnifying glass as part of a series of absurd products for his fictional company Object …

12 Daring Paint Colors You Need to Try Right Now

Designers' favorite unexpected colors.<p>Sometimes the most soulful, satisfying hues are the ones that are completely unexpected. Here, designers share their favorite bold paint colors.

Hedda Torgersen's anthropomorphic Boo lamp to be exhibited at 100% Norway

<b>London Design Festival 2014:</b> Bergen Academy of Art and Design student Hedda Torgersen designed this desk lamp to look like a "long-legged …

The Perfect Office - Memobottle, Razer Adaro Headphones and Office Ideas

We've seen some great gadgets and equipment for designers. So many cool stuff, that we could actually assemble infinite perfect office spaces! Every …

Gear & Gadgets

Unique Engagement Ring Box Pirouettes the Ring Like a Blooming Flower

Marriage proposals can be scary, even if you know that the other person will say yes. How and where you'll ask is always a factor, as well as where to hide the ring. After all, it'd be tragic if it were discovered beforehand. A slimline engagement ring box called <i>Clifton</i> solves this potential …