Category Archives: Know-How

What does it take to become a successful entrepreneur? Interview with Compedia founder Shai Newman

We recently had the chance to interview Shai Newman, a successful entrepreneur from Tel Aviv who co-founded Compedia. Founded in 1988, Compedia is a global leader in the development of interactive educational systems, content and technology. The Israel-based company specialized … Continue reading

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Winton and L Marks hunt for 10 data-driven startups to join their new accelerator programme (Sponsored)

Winton, the global investment management business, recently launched its first data focused accelerator programme, Winton Labs, in partnership with the innovation consultant and tech investor L Marks. The Winton Labs accelerator will select a shortlist of up to 10 startups … Continue reading

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8 Hungarian startups to look out for in 2016

Hungary’s startup scene is not yet as mature as the ones of Germany or the UK, but the country’s startup ecosystem is growing at a noticeable rate. Beyond the borders of Europe, Hungarians are known for their technical talent. No surprice, … Continue reading

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10 Finnish startups to look out for in 2016

Finland is the home country of Supercell, the Angry Birds creator Rovio, and of many other big success stories in the recent history of online and mobile games. The land of a thousand lakes is definitely one of the most exciting … Continue reading

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The pros and cons of working for a startup

Let’s start with the downsides. First of all, working for a startup means a higher risk for you as an employee (compared to working for an established company). The startup you work for could easily fail – which would mean that … Continue reading

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Sweden: 10 promising startups to watch in 2016

As in the previous years, we started 2016 with some research and the goal to create a list for each EU country which showcases some of the most promising startups to watch this year. Now it’s time for Sweden! Sweden has … Continue reading

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5 reasons why startups should consider outsourcing software development (Sponsored)

Since many founders don’t have a technical background, it is a challenge to find a technical co-founder or to attract affordable tech talent to turn a fantastic idea into reality. So, many great visionaries just stop at this point which … Continue reading

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5 Austrian startups to look out for in 2016

As in the previous years, we started 2016 with some research and the goal to create a list for each EU country which showcases some of the most promising startups that are worth following this year. Now it’s time for Austria! … Continue reading

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6 Belgian startups to look out for in 2016

Belgium is a rather small European country, but its startup ecosystem has noticeably grown over the last few years. As you probably know by now, we started the year with some research and the goal to come up with a list … Continue reading

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Startup Wise Guys announces participants of the next B2B accelerator program

BusinessTech Winter 16 is the latest program of the Tallinn-based startup accelerator Startup Wise Guys. It is now focusing only on B2B & SaaS and has just announced the participanting startups – 11 companies from different countries accross Europe and even … Continue reading

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