Monday’s back again…if only there was a day in-between Saturday and Sunday! If you’re looking for a bit of inspiration, or maybe some motivation to get through your day, you’ve come to the right place. With some help from our friends, we’ve found out what keeps momentum up when the going gets tough. We’ve searched for key figures within a range of industries to find the best motivational quotes for your Motivational Monday.
Startups, and the founders behind them come in all shapes and sizes, but one common trait that unites us is our rage against the ‘status quo’, and against the rules that keep things the way they are. At it’s core, startup culture champions the Pareto Principle (the ’80:20 rule’), the potential of which is repeatedly demonstrated through Red Bull-fuelled hackathons that puts the traditional development cycle on steroids.
Is it scalable? How will our competitors react? Which market segments should we approach and how? We’ll figure that out later – right now all I know is, it sounds cool so let’s do it.
When it comes to raising seed investment for your startup, Crowdfunding, is all the rage right now. But what exactly is it, what are the advantages and disadvantages of this new and relatively untrodden route, and how can you increase your chances of success? Having raised £200,000 for Synap last month, I thought I’d share some of my top tips for success!