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Prof. Aard Groen: Making a high tech start-up successful

The founder of Insego website talked to Aard Groen, director of  VentureLab International about creating successful start-ups. Best Dutch Brands:  VentureLab International is your brainchild.  What was your a-ha moment which inspired you to begin VLI? Aard Groen:  My aha moment came to me after the Innovation Platform Twente asked me why many startups from […]

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Jaap van Tilburg: Online Businesses Ideas

Bea Stanford, the founder of Insego blog, talked with the Jaap van Tilburg, the Programme manager of VentureLab International about his own start-ups. Don’t put all eggs in one basket is a well-known strategy that many entrepreneurs keep in mind. This is also a Jaap van Tilburg’s motto, who, apart from having a successful career […]

New Trends Crowdfunding and Crowd-sourcing

There’s definitely a great deal of excitement about the best way the startups can benefit your crowdfunding and rightly so if you take a look at how much the crowdfunding industry has increased in 2012. Yet another phenomenon, crowdsourcing, has also increased significantly over the last years, and with that at heart, MBA Resources website has […]

Managers need good practical models, based on good theory

Visiting the Academy of Management conference this year in San Antonio was again an inspiring event. 6000 management scholars meet and discuss the newest management research developments. Many sessions of the entrepreneurship division and the technology and innovation management division focused on high tech entrepreneurship & business development. One very inspiring event was the award […]

How is your entrepreneurial DNA?

You can find a good amount of misconceptions hanging around, boosted by icons like Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg, that you should be in your 20’s, and include a rigorous way of thinking and a huge ego. But, as outlined by a comprehensive study carried out by a startup incubator, these people are merely outliers. […]

Entrepreneurs hate business planning

Most entrepreneurship programs are organized around the development of a business plan. This is understandable because the first thing entrepreneurs are asked for when they apply for a bank credit or venture capital is a business plan. Although many entrepreneurs have made a business plan one could question their attitude towards this ‘obligation’. Albert Shapiro […]

Crowdfunding Now and In The Future

Crowdfunding by definition is “the process of financing an activity or endeavor by way of generating lots of modest sums of capital from a huge number of persons, generally by using the Internet”. We seem to be in a constant recession wave so nowadays start-ups are under huge pressure to remain profitable, and business owners […]