More than one third of all startup businesses fail within the first two years of opening. With such a potentially promising business model, what is going wrong? And what can you do to prevent your own startup from falling flat? Salesforce is here to help: learn what causes startup failure and how to make your business survive and thrive in the future.
Blame it on the media when people seem to think that their hot tech startup will make them a billionaire by their mid-20s. Being a startup, Staff.com is very interested in the factors that contribute to a startup’s success and has created this infographic on the chances that your startup will fail or succeed. This also includes some research on projections for the best sectors to start your new business.
There are not many startups that made it to a billion dollar valuation, but here are the few that did make it. In the infographic below, Staff.com has included a quick look at companies that started in 2004 and onwards (the year when Facebook was founded).
Expanding into new regions is an essential growth strategy for many B2B companies, but it’s not easy to get it right. There are many factors to consider, from finding the right skills to getting your marketing activities aligned to local cultures and customer needs. This visual guide from Marketo is a companion piece to the Definitive Guide to International Market Entry and Expansion and will help guide you through your priorities in the first 100 days of your international market expansion.
Are you an entrepreneur? If so, newsflash: you think a lot about cash-flow. You’ve likely already played a serious game of “find-some-cash”. You know the one – maxing out credit cards, visiting the VC circus, talking to term-hungry venture banks – even making that desperate visit home to mom for just “one more small advance”.
XLN Telecom has recently created a very handy resource that provides a step by step guide to help someone set up their own business. This infographic displays some of the key points to consider when setting up a business, as well as looking at vital character traits that might make you the perfect person to build a successful company from the ground up.
This Infographic provides a quick comparative view on different modes of marketing which can be deployed by start-ups and small business including Offline Vs Online, Traditional Vs Interactive, Inbound Vs Outbound and PPC Vs SEO.