Linkbuilding for Startups in Hong Kong

While it’s common knowledge that a large number of quality links are essential for strong search engine rankings, many companies large and small are...

Hip and Happening Hardware at Startup Launchpad, here in Hong Kong!

Twice a year one of the halls of the huge Global Sources Electronics trade show is dedicated to startups. Startup Launchpad is Asia’s largest...

6 Benefits for Startups Participating in Trade Shows

With a couple of large trade shows coming up in Hong Kong this month - Startup Launchpad and HKTDC Hong Kong Electronics Fair - Julien Rio of myfairtool...

Why crowdfund for the holiday cards I made?

Five days before the launch of my crowdfunding campaign on Next Chapter. I am feeling a mix of emotions; excitement, nervousness and relief. It...

Wearable IoT World Demo Day

Wearable IoT World (WIoTW) hosted its Demo Day in Hong Kong on August 25th 2016 featuring the inaugural Summer 2016 class of 12 startups that...

Dragonair’s Inflight Magazine covers the Startup Ecosystem of Hong Kong

If you’ve flown Dragonair recently, you may have spotted a copy of Silkroad – Dragonair’s inflight magazine that’s been covering Hong Kong's startup scene....

Don’t follow your passion

“Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life.” Confucius. As a co-founder of a social enterprise...

Marketplaces in Hong Kong

There's been a huge spike in number of online marketplaces around the world, this growth propelled by the success stories of Uber, AirBnB and Etsy. In...

Crowdsourcing dog poo clean-up in France’s cities

Frustrated by France’s dirty sidewalks, Rémi Tournier created the Bye Bye Crottoir app to map the location of dog messes for municipal cleaning teams. Considered one of the world’s most beautiful cities, Paris also has an alternative reputation based on its dog poo-laden sidewalks. French inventor Rémi Tournier wants to make that dirtiness a thing of the past with his Bye...

5 Ways to Make Innovation Everybody’s Job

When times are tough — and they often are for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) — the most innovative thing you can do is...

Apple Pay launches in Hong Kong

Apple Pay launched in Hong Kong this July becoming the 9th major market to offer this service (some 2 years after it was first launched in...

The 2016 EYE Program Teams Announced

The EYE Program, powered by Google and supported by leading corporations, announced the top 15 teams who will work closely with the program’s Corporate...

Caption Contest #5 See the winning entry

Thanks to everyone who entered the Caption Contest #5. We received so many awesome entries! Scroll down to see the winning and notable entries. And stay tuned...

You’re Young: Work at a Startup or an Established Company?

I’ve been asked about this topic or it’s been brought up in conversation quite a bit recently. If you’re a young person, should you take...

The Lane Crawford Joyce Group Launches an Accelerator Program

The Lane Crawford Joyce Group just announced the launch of their accelerator program called The Cage. The Cage is a 12-week, full-time program which offers...

The Mobile Testing Tool Your App Business Needs

If an important part of your business involves developing mobile apps it's quite likely you have a box of old mobile phones and tablets...

Doing Business in Hong Kong Vs. Singapore

Recognised early on by financial analysts as rising stars in the Asian region, Hong Kong and Singapore have been largely successful in attracting foreign...

Pay What You Want PRINT Classifieds

"The Best Advertising Deal on the Planet!" Yes! We're doing it again. Pay What You Want (PWYW) print classified ads in the July/August 2016 issue of Jumpstart....

What is the most important thing you have learnt from attending...

“Building awareness for our website” – Anang Rofandy, PlayonPop.com, Indonesia “I should have brought a teammate with me, I am the only one here to...

Indian taxi booking app RISES to occasion to take PITCH accolade

The second iteration of the RISE conference in Hong Kong has come to a close and an Indian startup has walked away with the...