First-time startup founders have numerous checkpoints to hit, from administration to hiring to securing financing — and most importantly product and customers. As a result, given the volume and diversity of this work, starting a business feels disjointed and overwhelming, resulting in off-the-cuff decisions and business moves that take you nowhere.
In the past, companies could stay out of political, social and environmental issues. However, today’s consumers expect brands to respond to current events and take a stand against injustice. They want to see their spending dollars contribute to the good of society, not unsustainable business practices and greenwashing tactics.
As the Covid-19 pandemic progressed, an increasing number of people started quitting their jobs to pursue personal business ventures (dubbed the Great Resignation). And interestingly, the labor data shows that women have chosen to become entrepreneurs at a twice higher rate compared to men over the last year. So, in
We are happy to announce that IdeaBuddy is selected for the Deloitte Technology Fast 2020 Central Europe publication. Fast 2020 is a programme that recognises and profiles fast-growing technology companies in the region. From this year, Deloitte introduced a new category in the Fast 50 Programme called ‘Impact Stars’, which
For everyone trying to start a business, that step begins with conducting market research, then preparing a business plan, funding your business, selecting a location, choosing a business structure, finding the perfect brand name, registering your business, getting your tax IDs, licenses, and opening a business account. We understand that
In today’s market, businesses need to adapt quickly and continuously to stay competitive. A case in point? For the past eighteen months, where the pandemic drove hundreds of thousands of businesses out of work. According to WSJ, last year alone over 200,000 establishments more than the yearly average
A great business plan is a glue that holds together your business idea, market strategy, and customer intel. At the same time, it is a bite-size illustration of your business potential, suitable for investors to check the pulse of your venture easily. But, most first-time founders have difficulty getting their
Founding a startup requires resilience, flexibility, and a lot of improvisation along the way. The path from an appealing idea to a feasible venture is long, which is where a startup business plan comes in handy. It helps you navigate through a (sometimes) seemingly endless loop of financials, customers, and