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HSBC Digital, Intrapreneurship and Advice for Entrepreneurs | RISE Hong Kong

Janet Yuen, Head of Business Innovation for HSBC Asia Pacific, tells Jumpstart about how HSBC Digital came to be, what intrapreneurship is and gives advice to budding entrepreneurs at the RISE Hong Kong conference...

Sorry to Break It to You, Maybe You Shouldn’t Be an Entrepreneur

In recent years, it seems as if all we do across the realms of media, entertainment, and business is obsess about entrepreneurs. Terms like ‘valuation’ and ‘fundraising’ are as relevant to our cultural discourse...
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How Facebook Messenger Will Change Your Business | RISE Hong Kong

Anand Chandrasekaran, head of platform/product partnerships for Facebook Messenger, tells Jumpstart about the development of  Messenger, how AI is changing the platform and how businesses can leverage Messenger to their advantage in the future.
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GoDaddy CEO Blake Irving: Women in Technology & Challenges Facing Startups | RISE Hong...

Jumpstart interviews Blake Irving, CEO of GoDaddy, about the underrepresentation of women in technology, the main issues facing startups and things they overlook and GoDaddy's recent expansion into Asia at RISE Hong Kong 2017.
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What’s next for 9GAG? | RISE Hong Kong

Jumpstart interviews 9GAG COO, Lilian Leong about the future of 9GAG, the rise of different social media apps and their positioning as the millennial entertainment platform.

How Do You Get the Freshest Food? By Ordering Direct from Farms

  HK Startup Jou Sun hacks together the world’s first virtual farmers’ market Online groceries are the last frontier of e-commerce still remaining despite numerous attempts by well-funded companies all over the world. Hong Kong startup...

Does your business need a Chatbot?

Chatbots are useful for a growing number of use cases. But you shouldn’t invest in one if it is not going to work for you. So, let’s discuss some use cases and industries. With messengers,...
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AmazingTalker Launch Proves Learning a Language Can be Simple and Affordably One-On-One

Already a hit in Asia, AmazingTalker launches globally to link online language teachers to would-be students much like Airbnb. Putting the power in the hands of the student, the platform proves learning a language...

From Pok Fu Lam to Happy Valley – Premier grocery concierge service honestbee launches...

HONG KONG, 20th July 2017 – honestbee, Asia’s leading online grocery and concierge service, announced today the launch of a brand-new restaurant delivery service, honestbee FOOD, providing customers with a one stop shop for...

When Procrastination is a Good Thing

Procrastination a good thing?! Sounds crazy right? Procrastinating can’t possibly be a viable approach for our work, except sometimes it’s exactly that. Before we dive into this idea, we have to understand that there are...