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How to become a recognized expert in your field

It’s possible to boost your personal brand by establishing a reputation as an expert in your niche. Experts are sought after, they get noticed, they can command higher fees for their services, and they get interviewed by journalists. In brief, becoming a recognized expert can help you achieve your business goals using less effort. Until […]

Success comes after failure[infographic]

People are afraid of failure and this is the key reason why they will not succeed. It is a fact that most of the people who now are rich and successful experienced several failures before. To a certain degree, they all have failed in the past. If you examine this infographic you can see what […]

Angel Investors vs. Venture Capitalists

For start-up companies that are without an established performance record or enough assets to obtain a bank loan, finding financial backing is critical for both business growth and success.  Therefore, many start-up companies endeavor to secure finances from outside investors, for example, angel investors or venture capitalists.  The difference between these two types of outside […]

How to Promote Startups with YouTube Marketing

YouTube video is a perfect medium for promoting your business. This way you can easily explain your product or service and it can help you to dominate search results. Especially the start-up businesses may benefit from a nicely planned and skillfully created web video. For starters, because their product is new and needs explaining for users […]

Mergers & Acquisitions, Part 3: Valuation of the firm

Last time I have focused on the reasons for M&A to fail and what key points one should keep in mind in order to have better chances of success! In this part, I intend to briefly introduce you to valuation methods of a firm. The aim of valuation is to determine what a firm is […]

The mysterious world of Mergers & Acquisitions, Part 2

As one might remember last time I have introduced some definitions and players in M&A world. I have also talked about the motives of the acquisition. As I have promised I continue now with some aspects of why M&A can fail and I mainly stress what key points one should keep in mind in order […]

Your business can also do well by doing good

Business organizations who already have a successful online presence may wonder why it is virtually important to have an online presence in spite of the current successes they have been enjoying. Business blogs are a crucial tool for ensuring that the successes they current enjoy can be maintained and the current customer base will continue […]

The mysterious world of Mergers&Acquisitions

As a student of Financial Engineering and having followed the summer course “Finance in London”  at ESCP London, I am fascinated by the mysterious world of M&A. When two companies decide to combine forces in a merger, the papers are shouting about it. Why are companies in industries ranging from telecommunications to financial services to […]

Some lessons learnt during the Startup Weekend Enschede

I am a master student in Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Aalborg University (Denmark). Currently I’m doing my graduation project for VentureLab International, which is related to entrepreneurial teams and growth of new tech-ventures. Lots of red posters on VentureLab walls with catchy phrases kept raising my curiosity, but the decision to join the event came […]