Have a tip, pitch or submit your guest column here Send us a tip | Write for us | Advertise

Follow Us:

About Nida Rasheed

Nida Rasheed is a freelance writer and business owner with a serious caffeine addiction. She loves her dogs, wants to travel the world, and dislikes referring to herself in the third person. Follow her on Twitter: @nidarasheed

Latest from Nida Rasheed

4 weeks ago

Business

Top CEOs in Pakistan – 2015

There is no shortage of ambitious and intelligent business leaders in Pakistan. So trying to compile a list of the “top CEOs in Pakistan” is a massive challenge because: Every reader will have their own ideas regarding who should be on the list, There are so many great CEOs that listing them all would result…

Read More
top-ceos

4 months ago

Startup

WECREATE | Pakistan Offers Co-Working Space & Much More

Co-working spaces aren’t a new concept in Pakistan. In fact, we did a run-down of the co-working options available in major cities just last year. Islamabad, however, with just one co-working option (and that too, not exactly in a central area) needed another option, especially for women, and WECREATE | Pakistan is just that (and much…

Read More
WECREATE Pakistan Offers Co-Working Space and Much More

4 months ago

Startup

Thoughts on Entrepreneurship and the i2i Accelerator Program

The startup ecosystem in Pakistan has seen immense growth in the last few years. Regular startup competitions such as StartUp Weekend, StartUp Cup and StartUp Grind have raised awareness not just about the startups already out there, but increased entrepreneurial ventures in general. And with incubators like Plan9, The Foundation by LUMS, P@SHA Tech Incubator…

Read More
Thoughts on Entrepreneurship and the i2i Accelerator Program

4 months ago

Digital Living

3 Mistakes Pakistani Freelancers Make When Placing Bids

Pakistan ranks fifth on Odesk’s list of top freelancer countries. With a huge freelancer community, you would imagine that the Pakistanis freelancers have learnt to market their skills in an international market, and are highly sought after when it come to freelance/remote work opportunities. For some jobs – coding, graphics, website development – maybe yes….

Read More
3 Mistakes Pakistani Freelancers Make When Placing Bids

5 months ago

Startup

5 Days Left to Apply for the StartUp Academy!

With just 5 days left before the StartUp Academy applications close, here is all the low-down on what the program includes, and how you can apply! Don’t waste any time, apply today! What is WECREATE Pakistan? WECREATE | PAKISTAN is the organization behind StartUp Academy. It is committed to supporting the growth of women entrepreneurs…

Read More
StartUp Academy

5 months ago

Startup Advice

5 Reasons Why You Should Bootstrap First, Get Funding Later

Funding a startup can be a nightmare. Most entrepreneurs I have talked to in Pakistan talk about the trouble they face finding investors or other funding sources. Let’s be honest, you need money to keep your business running. How much money, and how soon you need it, that is the big question. Entrepreneurs have two…

Read More
5 Reasons Why You Should Bootstrap First, Get Funding Later

5 months ago

Startup Advice

4 Ways to Check if You’ve Got a Minimum Viable Product

When you’re building a product, you want to fill it with features. After all, the more you offer, the more customers you can attract. Right? Wrong. Sort of. You might eventually want to build a product with a 100 features. But starting off with one that aims to do that is not a smart decision. What…

Read More
4 Ways to Check if You’ve Got a Minimum Viable Product

5 months ago

How-To Guides

How can Pakistani’s fill the W8-BEN form

Developers or freelancers who work with U.S clients will often get asked to fill out the W8-BEN form. Since the IRS website can be a bit wordy, here’s an explanation for what the form is, who needs to fill it out, and how you can go about doing that. What is the W-8BEN The Form W8-BEN,…

Read More
How can Pakistani’s fill the W8-BEN form

6 months ago

Startup

5 Online Collaboration Tools Startups Need Now

With remote work (working from home, whether full-time or part-time) becoming more and more common, it has become increasingly important to choose the right tools to collaborate with your team. While there are 100s of online collaboration tools out there, not all offer easy-to-use features or are readily available across platforms. Here are five online…

Read More
tools

6 months ago

Digital Living

How to Use Multiple iTunes Accounts on a Single Device

More and more families are facing this common issue. How do you use multiple iTunes accounts on one laptop or computer? When you, your spouse, and your kids all have iPods, iPads or iPhones, you’re going to end up with libraries getting mixed up. No one wants to have their child’s music uploaded to their…

Read More
How to Use Multiple iTunes Accounts on a Single Device

PakWired.com is all about business, technology, and the startup culture in Pakistan. If you have an interest in e-commerce, telecommunications, or general business and technological advancements, you’ll love PakWired.

Know More

Follow Us

© PAKWIRED 2015 - Lahore, Pakistan

Back To Top: