Tag Archives: startup

The Success Catalyst of Journalism Businesses

Mark Briggs of Poynter Institute claims his course would tell you – aspiring entrepreneurial journalists – what to do before plunging to the business world. After the huge success of BuzzFeed and The Huffington Post, every journalist seems enchanted to … Continue reading

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Bagaimana Memperkenalkan Startup Anda pada Jurnalis, Tanpa Spamming

Bukan rahasia lagi bahwa startup-startup ‘haus publikasi’. Mereka ingin media meliput bisnis mereka. Mereka ingin semua orang membicarakan produk dan layanan yang mereka luncurkan. Mereka mau brand mereka menempel di otak orang sebagaimana “Aqua” untuk air minum dalam kemasan, atau … Continue reading

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“Hatching Twitter”: Dinamika Startup dalam Balutan Sastrawi

Jurnalis dan kolumnis New York Times Nick Bilton bisa dikatakan berhasil menciptakan sebuah biografi yang menarik. Hanya saja, karyanya yang satu ini bukan biografi yang membahas mengenai kehidupan satu individu. Bilton menuliskan Hatching Twitter, sebuah rentetan sejarah startup legendaris yang … Continue reading

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Steven Kim on Qraved and His Craving for Entrepreneurial Challenges

Korean Wave is now in the culinary industry as well. Steven Kim is the CEO and co-founder at Qraved, Managing Partner at Imaginato who happened to be on stage at Global Entrepreneurship Week Summit Indonesia yesterday (21/11). Here’s the excerpt … Continue reading

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Despite Huge Market Potentials, AirBnB Lets Indonesia Users Base Grow Organically

‎Being a reporter means you’ve got the privilege to ask whatever questions you have in your mind. So while everyone else spoke up about how cool AirBnB service has become so far and how lucrative the business opportunities for being … Continue reading

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Startup

“Indonesian startup world s*cks,”celetuk teman saya petang kemarin. Saya tidak kaget. Ia seorang ‘salary man’, tipikal ‘corporate guy’ yang kurang tahu menahu dengan perkembangan startup di Indonesia. Namun demikian, ia memiliki sejumlah pemikiran yang menurut saya cukup menarik karena dan … Continue reading

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Kisah Mahasiswa Indonesia Ikut dalam TechCrunch Disrupt Hackathon London

Inilah mengapa jurnalis perlu lebih banyak menggunakan jejaring sosial dalam bekerja. Saat mengumpulkan sumber berita menjadi makin mudah berkat teknologi, jurnalis perlu membuka diri pada berbagai materi yang berpotensi menjadi sumber dan bahan berita yang berkualitas di dunia social media. … Continue reading

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“It’s My Startup”: Ramuan Kiat dan Motivasi Bisnis untuk Entrepreneur Indonesia

Membaca buku kadang tidak cukup. Apalagi kalau Anda seorang entrepreneur. Saya teringat dengan penuturan Megain Widjaja, seorang entrepreneur muda, yang mengatakan, kurang lebih seingat saya, bukan membaca isi buku yang paling penting bagi pembaca tetapi apakah pembaca itu mau bergerak … Continue reading

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Why Entrepreneurs Are Like Poker Players

Jason Calacanis likes poker. Playing poker makes your heart race, as you must make the best decision with so limited information. The same challenge you’ll also find in entrepreneurship. Indonesian entrepreneurs in some way are like this. They’re clueless on … Continue reading

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When Teaching Entrepreneurship is Not Enough

In 2012, after educating lecturers and trainers of trainers for 5 years, Indonesian entrepreneur Ir. Ciputra planned to set up a business incubator. He likened this business incubator to a maternity ward, where mothers can give labor to babies. These … Continue reading

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On Being More Entrepreneurial without Becoming an Entrepreneur

Writing for an entrepreneurship website for the last 4 years made me in some way think about how overly hyped entrepreneurship has become these days. So overly hyped it resembles a new faith in the modern world, with Silicon Valley … Continue reading

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In the Era of Self-Appointed CEOs

Being a CEO or leader has never been this easy like now. You can easily claim you’re a successful person as you wish, merely because you claim yourself to be so on the social media, whether it be your LinkedIn … Continue reading

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