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Focusing on the Startup Advantage: How to Beat Big Corporations
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Focusing on the Startup Advantage: How to Beat Big Corporations

Challenging the big guys as a startup is no easy feat. Small businesses have their work cut out for them: obviously, they have limited funds and manpower to compete with conglomerates. However, there are many startup advantages that smaller businesses have over their larger counterparts. Most successful startups that were able to disrupt markets will […]

Hiring and Firing in a Startup (and Understanding Why Staff Quits)
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Hiring and Firing in a Startup (and Understanding Why Staff Quits)

There’s this old idea in Silicon Valley that says: “hire slow, fire fast”. However, this idea doesn’t work with a startup. You would need as many good hands as possible to keep your ship from sinking. So instead of hiring less people and firing more, you need to “hire fast, fire fast”. As much as […]