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May 31
tech innovation

TECH INNOVATION IN PLAIN ENGLISH (WITH EXAMPLES)

Startups are aiming to disrupt traditional businesses by leveraging technology and solving the problems of Users through tech innovation – often walking through a door left open by traditional businesses. A great example is Uber that simply used GPS technology to match supply and demand – a problem and technology that has been there for


May 22
The 8 Stages of a Successful Mobile App Launch

The 8 Stages of a Successful Mobile App Launch

There’s not just one way to launch an app, but over the years we’ve noticed a particular launch model that successful app entrepreneurs use again and again because it works. Being aware of this model is half the battle, and I wanted you to see it for yourself! I’ve included the main outline and brief description


Apr 20

WHAT WE LEARNED FROM OVER 213+ ASPIRING APP ENTREPRENEURS

We believe in helping people create their passion: making their ideas happen.   This is why we’ve created a Quiz to understand where aspiring entrepreneurs are at. Our focus is creating businesses where technology is a key enabler to the business.   Firstly some stats: 88% take the quiz on a smartphone, 2mins 20 seconds


Mar 24

WHY THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS A CHEAP DEVELOPER – A CASE STUDY

When people ask me what I do, I say that we build technology as Tech Partners to Corporates and Startups. I’m increasingly saying we build businesses, not just tech – because that’s really the focus: making a successful business.   But at the core we provide development, this means we need developers, and a lot


Mar 15

WHY NO ONE WILL INVEST IN YOUR IDEA IF YOU’RE NOT WILLING TO

A typical week for me is 5-10 calls with entrepreneurs with ideas at various stages. This is why I love what I do – you get to learn and discover new ideas/ people/ challenges. That’s where Appy excels and can truly help.   However, 50% of those calls go something like this:   “I have an


Dec 5
getting things done

HOW TO SETUP A TO DO LIST FOR GETTING THINGS DONE

This is not an advert for Wunderlist, it’s more an advert for getting things done … it just happens to be a good tool but frankly so are Trello, Asana, Podio, Evernote, etc. Most people play with various tools to “become more productive” and then give up. It may have been a complex post it


Dec 5
entrepreneur success

ENTREPRENEUR SUCCESS: WHAT MY DAY SHOULD LOOK LIKE

Introverts version of the achieving entrepreneur success: “Working all day (and night), guzzling coffee and not speaking to anyone is the way to succeed.” Extrovert version of the story: “Go talk to everyone, try to sell everything/ anything and attend all events”. There’s a time for talking and a time for doing. The key to