We are thrilled to announce that South Central Ventures have teamed up with us in the WorkPuls investment!Read More
I'm always mindful not to boil every hypothesis or riskiest assumption I hear into a landing page experiment. There are so many creative ways of varying fidelity to test the riskiest part of your business model.
That said, MOST of the time - these days, the riskiest TYPE of risk is market risk (as opposed to technical or financial risk) and the idea usually breaks down somewhere on the customer journey map, often at step one. A landing page (hypothesis page) it is one of the most useful tools I know of for learning in what we call at the Pearson Product Lifecycle, the "EXPLORE PHASE".Read More
The early stage investment sector in the Western Balkans is still in an embryonic phase. The entrepreneurial ecosystems in each country are slowly taking shape, but a private sector catalyst is needed to make the sector viable and attract further capital.Read More
After the very successful first year of investing in IT startups from the region of Southeast Europe, US based seed investment fund – StartLabs – is announcing the raise of the second Fund – StartLabs Ventures.Read More
2016 will be exciting year for raising seed investments for startups in the Southeast Europe1. But companies that raise pre-seed or seed rounds easily in 2016 will face the bloodbath in 2017. 2016 is going to be the unrealistically optimistic period for startups from this region.Read More
When you say “startup” there are several words that come to mind: ‘ideas’, ‘tech’, ‘funding’, ‘money’…however, ‘hiring’ is usually not in the top 5.
On the other hand, when you are recruiting for a startup, the word and the problem become much more significant.
How to find the right people to hire for the startup?Read More
General Partner of StartLabs, Voja Lalich has talked about startups and community in Balkans, about its characteristics, potential and the way it can be developed for Serbian weekly magazine Vreme.Read More