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Tools, Resources and Templates for Startups

Recruiting and Applicant Tracking Tools
JobVite Jobvite Hire is part of a complete recruiting software platform that accelerates the entire recruiting process from sourcing to onboarding. Jobvite Engage helps recruiters create, interact with, grow, and analyze a living network of quality candidates. Zoho Recruit Applicant tracking system for ambitious recruiters. Zoho Recruit is a... Read more
Launching a New Product? Here is Where to Find Beta Tester and Users
The idea behind it is to help you get focused feedback on what you’re working on and the goal is to get people early on to use your product, and while hopefully, they give you feedback, the real aim is to get real usage out of your product. Software... Read more
Naming Your Startup: Here are Factors to Consider
As a Startup, its hard coming up with the right name that is available online and offline. Probably, the most difficult step of starting a business is finding the right name for it. It’s no doubt hard. You don’t want a name that is difficult to understand. They must... Read more
Sample Business Plan: Here is Where You Can Find Them
A business plan is a formal statement of business goals, reasons they are attainable, and plans for reaching them. It may also contain background information about the organization or team attempting to reach those goals. What should be in your business plan? Executive Summary Company Description Market Analysis Organization... Read more
Startup Idea Validation Tools
One of the most popular concepts for validating a product is known as the Starbucks Test You walk into a Starbucks and  then find a random person. You tell them a friend who is starting a business want a feedback on their product or service. That you would like... Read more
Online Startup Market Research Tools
Google Trends Google Trends is a public web facility of Google Inc., based on Google Search, that shows how often a particular search-term is entered relative to the total search-volume across various regions of the world, and in various languages. The horizontal axis of the main graph represents time... Read more
Productivity Tools to help you work smarter
You will be able to gain and apply your knowledge and understanding of personal and professional awareness, organization and commitment, and use the tools, methods and techniques that you have learned in goal setting, prioritization, scheduling, and delegation to overcome time management challenges and enhance productivity. Let’s get some... Read more
Startup Knowledge for New Entrepreneurs
1. The knowledge about the technology behind the products or services. Every Entrepreneur must understand the Technology behind the platform they are building and offering customers, as that will increase their ability to better test the platform and see if it meets the expectation of what they have in... Read more
Innovation Patterns in Startups Success
Understanding Innovation Patterns in Startups will help young entrepreneur gear resources towards areas where they can stay competitive and develop a mindset that guarantees success. Innovation requires rethinking existing markets, products, customer segments, and value propositions in radically new ways. Hundreds of people built social networks before Mark Zuckerberg... Read more
Guarding Philosophy to Startup Success
The underlying guarding philosophy to Startup success is built on the proposition that to be entrepreneurial, an individual or organisation must have a quality startup vision, opportunity, mission, strategy and resources.   STARTUP VISION Vision is a picture (dream) of what a startup founder wants to create. This picture... Read more
Metrics for measuring Startup Success
Failure is a part of startup life. It is the possibility of failing that makes success meaningful. Failure is not always a disaster and it does not mean the end of a startup, rather its part of the learning process. Minor failure can be positive indicators of how things... Read more
JIM COLLINS Five Stage of Decline
In Jim Collins book, “How the Mighty Fall”, Bank of America surprised the world with its new CEO Pick, something forbes Magazine compared to picking a new pope. Though they ended up picking a very young, vigorous and articulate leader, this did not stop Bank of America from losing... Read more
The 4 Things Founders Should Not Delegates
There is a saying that “Protect your good image from the eyes of negative viewers, who may look at your good appearance with an ugly fiendish eye, and ruin your positive qualities with their chemical infested tongues” The only way I know that you can keep your good image... Read more
The 5 Most Profitable Startup Secrets
It is no longer news that the world is filled with business opportunities and startup business ideas but unfortunately; not everyone can see such opportunities. This is due to lack of knowledge about the secrets to Profitable Startup. Do you  Know something personal about the people you do business... Read more
10 Ways to Retain Your Customers
It’s a common fact that it costs more to acquire a new customer than retain an existing one. In fact, it costs a company 4-5 times more. That’s why treating your customers right after they buy is just as important as it is before they buy. One of the... Read more
Customers Profitability Analysis
Customer profitability analysis is best conducted with a technique known as Activity based costing or ABC analysis. Customer profitability analysis helps the company understand the net profit coming from each customer which can be calculated by revenue less costs. These costs are not only manufacturing and distribution costs but... Read more
How to Overcome Startup Failure
It’s hard to overcome Startup Failure, especially when you have expended a lot of resources to make it successful. Startups are hard to scale, and according to data across the globe, 90% Of Startups Fail. In a research done by CB Insights of 101 Startups, they gave 20 reasons why... Read more
Best Timing for Your Product Release
When is the right time to release a new product or service? As a business educator, my goal is to explore the optimal time for introducing a new product or service in a competitive market and to identify the parameters to which this optimal time is most sensitive. There... Read more