AngelCentral Learning Forum: Reacting to the Whirlwind Economy

https://youtu.be/Tzi0lnf5Rl0 Earlier in the month, We had a chat with two very established startup founders on their COVID-19 experience. We were amazed at how fast they implemented their business adjustments in view of the expected downturn. Next, we have invited two other founders, Daniel Thong from Nimbus and Dorothy Yiu from EngageRocket to share their … Continue reading AngelCentral Learning Forum: Reacting to the Whirlwind Economy

VC research study: Success and ROI of cold deal flow companies versus warm deal flow companies

This is a summary of an article published on Medium. In venture capital, it is hard to keep track of all the start-ups in the ecosystem. They are under different verticals and are at different stages of growth. Therefore, that is where deal flow comes into play. When talking about deal flows, there are 3 … Continue reading VC research study: Success and ROI of cold deal flow companies versus warm deal flow companies

Startup Conversations: Boxgreen

When Walter and Andrew worked as management associates at DBS, they found that the sustenance available in vending machines amidst late nights of overtime at the office just didn’t cut it. Health-conscious and hungry, the seeds of an idea were sowed for a healthy snack delivery service. The two went on to found Boxgreen, a … Continue reading Startup Conversations: Boxgreen

Steps to take now to prepare for the COVID Recession

It's happening as we speak. Last 1-2 months, many startup management teams and boards have been in emergency strategy planning sessions to figure out how best to navigate this deep downturn. And because data is coming in fast and furious in this new connected world, it can sometimes be tempting to wait for more data … Continue reading Steps to take now to prepare for the COVID Recession

AngelCentral Learning Forum: Operating and Surviving in a Recession

https://youtu.be/PisyORz9RlY The COVID-19 situation wasn't that pressing until early March when the US Fed cut the lending rate to 0%. That was the clearest sign a big recession is here or imminent. It triggered Shao-Ning, Partner & Chief Angel, AngelCentral to write a blog post on "Building up business resilience during downturns", drawing on experiences … Continue reading AngelCentral Learning Forum: Operating and Surviving in a Recession