Startup Advisories

Are you transforming and impacting your community?

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In all the sexy glitz and glamour of the tech entrepreneur industry, we have seen many entrepreneurs building up their start-ups to be the next big unicorn exit. After all, ye who succeeds in building lots of traction and high revenue growth are truly one to be invested in, respected and glorified. No doubt on […]

Startup Advisories

Do entrepreneurs with family make good entrepreneurs?

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Three years ago, during a start-up event, I distinctively remembered a young upstart Brian Wong, founder of Kiip, mentioned that start-ups should not hire people who have kids. Wong explained that people with kids will not be able to commit full-time to the business, as compared to those who have no family commitments. I wasn’t there […]

Startup Advisories

8 types of angel investors in Singapore you should avoid

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It is quite interesting to hear all the different stories of the many types of angel investors from the many startups that I advise. Some investors are nice but some are seriously devils in disguise, out to ruin potential startups of their promising future. Forbes had written an article, “Seven Investors to Avoid” in 2009 […]