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4 days ago

Entrepreneurship

6 Pakistani Startups that received foreign funding in the last 2 years  

The startup dream that often alludes entrepreneurs in Pakistan goes in one of two directions. The first hope is to develop a product or service that monetizes the Pakistani market’s potential – be it the 180 million large population, growing number of mobile or internet users or the rising youth in the country. The second,…

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6 Pakistani Startups that received foreign funding in the last 2 years

6 days ago

Entrepreneurship

Daraz.pk CEO: “We Don’t Have Competitors”

According to stats from LinkedIn, over 1,000 Pakistani’s identify themselves as conversion optimization professionals since 2012. The shift from brand awareness to measurable results sent shock-waves through branding circles, causing many to re-evaluate how they measure success. We spoke to the CEO heading Daraz.pk, Pakistan largest eCommerce venture and the nation’s largest investor & practitioner of contextual online…

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7 days ago

Startup

H&O Services: Seeking and Retaining Blue Collar Workers Has Never Been Easier

We have all had this grey period in our lives when our household staff quits suddenly. One day you are sitting in the lounge sipping tea, and keeping an eye on the maid as she sweeps the floor and the next day she disappears. Or the driver suddenly falls sick to never return back to…

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H&O Services - Seeking and Retaining Blue Collar Workers Has Never Been Easier

1 week ago

Events

Startup Grind Karachi to Partner-up with TiE Karachi

TiEcon is a global conference of startups and entrepreneurs who gather to share, enhance and scale their ideas to push to the next level. Startup Grind is a recognized series of events which are organized worldwide to inspire, share, meet, greet and teach entrepreneurs and startups to accelerate and grow their ideas. Pakistan hasn’t been…

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Startup Grind Karachi with TiE Karachi

2 weeks ago

Incubators

The Nest i/o – P@SHA’s Tech Incubator

As the title reads out, the Nest i/o is P@SHA’s tech incubator. Looking from another angle, it is Karachi’s tech incubator with the current leading spaces for tech incubation located in Lahore and Islamabad. One could say that this was a long time coming, and it is great to see the entrepreneurs and the business…

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The Nest I/O

2 weeks ago

Infographics

Surprising Starts to Successful Startups [Infographic]

From the college campuses, bus stops, and small garages, these large tech companies started off as small startups determined to pioneer new technology in their respected fields. When Google was just getting started, they were renting a small garage space for as little as $1,700. The idea of Drop Box was created on a bus…

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Surprising Starts to Successful Startups Infographic

2 weeks ago

Startup

How Startups can Reduce Costs and Boost Profit

Startups are considered the new engines of economic growth regardless of which part of the world you are in. This is because small business accounts for nearly 100% of new businesses registered every year. In the United States, there are approximately 25 to 27 million startups which comprise 99.7% of all firms and account for…

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How Startups Can Reduce Costs And Boost Profit

2 weeks ago

Infographics

The Best Places in the World to Launch a Startup‏ [Infographic]

There are many questions that arise when a new business is blooming. One of the most foundational queries is related to how location will play a role in the imminent success or failure of the a new company. When startups are set in motion one of the first things that comes to mind is “where…

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The Best Places in the World to Launch a Startup #Infographic

2 weeks ago

Entrepreneurship

After Startup Weekend: What’s Next for Beauty Box?

I reached out to Sahr Said, the CEO & Founder of the winning start-up to learn just that. The big win at Lahore Startup Weekend created steam, which the team at Beauty Box is using to push forward while it’s still hot. Beauty Box recently secured a spot for incubation at the LUMS Center of…

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After Startup Weekend What’s Next for Beauty Box

3 weeks ago

Infographics

8 Startup Pivots That Revolutionized the World [infographic]

“Companies like Twitter, PayPal, Nokia, and Nintendo have become household names, but none of them operate today in the way they were originally intended. These successful companies were once startups that went through significant pivots, changing the company and the tech world as we know it.” Check out the infographic below, produced by WhoIsHostingThis, that might inspire you…

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Startup Pivots That Changed the World - #infographic

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