TAG: startups

What to consider when picking a payment gateway?

A lot of people, when asked why they want to start their businesses, won’t feel comfortable with naming money as one of the reasons because of the stereotype that labels those who want to have money as greedy. I think you’ll agree with me if say that’s...

Berlin Startup Trends 2017

Berlin. Considered one of the best startup hubs in the world, Berlin offers a lot of diversity and an international ecosystem to those, who’d like to build their own startup. After my last article, titled London Startup Trends 2017, it’s time to move onto the continent. I met...

The benefits of over-communicating

Recently I've given an internal presentation about so-called over-communication. What's that? It's a methodology (spirit, philosophy, doctrine...) that tries to help you with one of the ancient problems in IT - lack of communication. (Hold on, is it a problem, really? - you may think right now. The answer is...

London Startup Trends 2017

London. One of the world’s biggest startup hubs. Homeplace for Shazam, TransferWise, Funding Circle, ASOS and many more. London has become the capital for FinTech companies, and not without reason. But it should be more than that, right? Recently, I met with my friend Jack Thompson, Investor Relations Manager...

How to split equity among co-founders?

Money… Money has always been a complicated topic that laid the foundation of thousands if not millions of conflicts all over the world (maybe even other worlds, you can’t possibly know, right?). When it comes to doing business - it’s not an exception. There’s no chance that...

15+ examples of successful MVPs

Startups need to get their products to the market faster than ever in an increasingly competitive world. The minimum viable product a.k.a. MVP is the way to achieve this, but you must be able to provide the right key features that differentiate and give value to customers to...

An efficient mobile MVP from an iOS developer perspective

Disclaimer: This article is written from a point of view of a software developer. I optimize for an efficiency of development and do not touch other business areas. As an iOS developer working in a software house, I deal almost exclusively with very early stage startups. Most of the clients...