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Athirah Syamimi on 06/14/2018

4 Successful Strategies for the Future of Content Marketing

Until a couple of years ago, it was relatively easy to rank on Google: post a substantial number of blogs on your website, promote them through your social media accounts, including millions of inbound links, target a whole bunch of essential keywords – and BAM, that’s it.

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Athirah Syamimi on 05/24/2018

Singaporean Startup, RoundUp, Can Make You Forget Your Analyst.

Singapore startup RoundUp has developed a cloud-based data analytics and reporting tool -- RoundUp Analytics, designed for brands and marketing agencies that require integrated and consolidated analytics from multiple channels.

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Athirah Syamimi on 05/21/2018

Jose He - Finding The Right Team For Your Startup

Entrepreneurship can be a lonely road. You’ll be the person to set the vision and direction for everyone. At the same time, you’ll be busy getting investors to believe in your dream, ensuring operations doesn’t fall apart and maintaining company morale Entrepreneurship can be a lonely road. You’ll be the person to set the vision and direction for everyone. At the same time, you’ll be busy getting investors to believe in your dream, ensuring operations doesn’t fall apart and maintaining company morale. Does that sound like a lot of work? Well, that’s a simple summary of 1/10 of what startup leaders go through every day!

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Athirah Syamimi on 04/27/2018

Lex Na - Funding Strategy For Today's Economy

Here's an interview with Lex Na (CEO of Bountie Technologies) regarding the challenges he and his team faced in raising ICO for Bountie. In every startup, getting funding for your business is one of the most crucial and difficult tasks to do. Unless you're a billionaire with millions to throw in your idea, you probably have to look into convincing people to put money into your work. Traditionally, startup founders will pitch to angel investors and venture capitalists to get them to invest huge amounts into their business. Funding can consist of series A, series B, seed round, etc.

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Athirah Syamimi on 04/20/2018

Working For Free Before Getting Paid Doing What I Love

Since young, writing is something I’ve been passionate about and did it for fun. And as I learn more about myself, I realise it isn’t writing that I love; it’s creating content in any form. Anchor allowed me to explore audio content and podcasting. Being in Bountie, I was exposed to basic video editing.

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Ruolin on 11/14/2017

Collaborative Work Spaces In Singapore

I’ve never been the sort to take my work out to a cafe, mainly because my body doesn’t handle caffeine well (or at all, really), and my lactose sensitivity doesn’t really make it any easier when I’m faced with a cafe’s menu. And honestly with the decreasing age at which kids start to stress about work and school, it just isn’t going to work logistically, for everyone to bring their procrastination (let’s be honest - cafes promote people-watching and daydreaming more than actual work) to cafes. Something not as common is collaborative spaces, spaces meant to drive creativity and productivity. Think tanks - boards, wide, open spaces, lush chairs, pantries etc. We’ve come up with a list of collaborative spaces you can find in Singapore, based on the vibe you might be looking for.

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Athirah Syamimi on 10/11/2017

Logan Elliott - Succeed With Passion

Do you believe that you can be successful by going for your passion? A lot of people disagree. Most rely on hustle and hard work without passion. Some may even argue that passion kills your business. So how does Logan Elliott use his hobby to build Highly Flammable Ltd, a fast-growing creative entertainment provider? Do you believe that you can be successful by going for your passion? A lot of people disagree. Most rely on hustle and hard work without passion. Some may even argue that passion kills your business. So how does Logan Elliott use his hobby to build Highly Flammable Ltd, a fast-growing creative entertainment provider?

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Athirah Syamimi on 08/27/2017

Jose He - Journey From Salesman to Entrepreneur

Learn how this Jose went from salesman to jobless to entrepreneur. You absolutely don't know what you don't know until you put in action. Entrepreneurship is about creating something even when nobody has done it. Like many others, Jose started out as a salesman and he confused about being a salesman and an entrepreneur. His obsession started when he started to follow Alibaba's founder, Jack Ma. Jose was so obsessed that he even started a blog about him!

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Athirah Syamimi on 08/15/2017

Reagan Goh - Tips From A True Youth Entrepreneur.

Being young has its ups and downs. Especially for Appelit's founder, Reagan. We talk about a bit of his background and the tips he has for entrepreneurs. I came across Reagan when he was promoting Nebo’s Youth Entrepreneurship Symposium (YES) Singapore in early 2017 as their Vice President. By mid-2017, I read up about him on The New Paper. That’s when I realised he is a pretty big deal in Singapore's entrepreneurship world.

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Athirah Syamimi on 07/30/2017

5 Things You Should Do In University

Enrolling in a university is a fun experience, I presume. It is something that I did not experience. However, I did go to a polytechnic in sweet, warm Singapore. Whether you are looking forward to continuing your studies or jumping into the work-life wagon, there are things you should start to do!

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