Printing business cards is something that most entrepreneurs will need to do as their businesses get going. They will probably need to distribute name cards as they go around networking. Not only just business cards, brochures and flyers are also common ways of advertisement.read more
It is crucial that you make sure you have the right business idea before you go ahead and start your business. In my previous post, I detailed the absolute need to not dwell on coming up with the perfect business idea. Yes, you do not need to have the perfect idea because it does not exist but you do need to possess the right idea for yourself.read more
A bank account is a necessary step required by ACRA to start your business in Singapore. There are so many banks to choose to open your business account with so it might be a little confusing for entrepreneurs. Therefore, to make things easy, we have decided to review some banks you can set up your […]read more
When starting your own business as a freelancer, perhaps your first thought will be to register your company as a Sole Proprietorship. After all, that is what the structure is made for, right? It is for freelancers who work alone and wish to keep the administrative side of their business as uncomplicated as possible.read more
With the release of Singapore’s Budget 2018, Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the country have plenty to rejoice. If you are a small business owner, it will do you much good to read up on the support the government can offer youread more
Ideas. Ideas. Ideas. Where do people get them? Everyone has that one friend who is brimming with crazy ideas on how to start businesses. To really get a workable idea that can be translated into a business plan? That’s not the easiest thing in the world. Plenty of prominent business people say that it’s all about the execution, not the idea.read more
Starting a business naturally comes with a lot of risk, even in a country with a thriving startup ecosystem like Singapore.
In this article I will outline the risks that entrepreneur commonly face. Some of them are specific to businesses in Singapore.
If you are thinking, “I am going to find the perfect idea to start my business!”
Many people want to start their own business, but they spend so much time thinking of a perfect idea on which to base their business. News flash. The perfect idea does not exist. Sure, once in a while, you come across some company in the news, that sparks this question in your mind.
Singapore has been improving its regulatory framework for years now, to bring more accountability to the Singapore companies. Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA) has implemented changes in it, that took effect on 15th May 2015. This Framework includes regulations for Corporate Service Providers (CSPs) that operate functions such as company incorporation and on-going corporate […]read more
Being your own boss… Have you ever wondered about it? Sometimes we just have to admit it. Working for others just suck. You feel that having your blood, sweat and tears exerted to fill somebody else’s pockets is not the most desirable of situations. Perhaps then you think..read more