In our eighth year of running the program, this is the first time that the entirety of it was held online. Since the official beginning of the acceleration program in August, the teams have participated in numerous learning sessions essential to building their startups—from effectual thinking, culture, and leadership; to marketing, finance, legal requirements, taxation, and data privacy; and even an upcoming month focused on tech and sales. Alongside these sessions, they also have access
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In September, different members of the IdeaSpace community gathered every Thursday to learn about social media content marketing, copywriting, marketing communications frameworks, email marketing, chatbox marketing, and messenger marketing. These well-received sessions allowed founders to come together to learn from domain experts and culminated with a networking session on October 1.
IdeaSpace hosted the second installment of the GFS APAC Content Series on September 17, 2020. The talk, attended by GfS partners from all around the APAC region focused on startup sectors on the rise and opportunities for value creation during the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent recovery. Startups are constantly responding to the needs of our rapidly changing world. The growth and increasing impact of startups, especially as the need for digitalization was accelerated during the pandemic.
Start-up founders to get double the Grit & Grind sessions this August as IdeaSpace ramps up its efforts to support founders
This month, IdeaSpace will be holding two Grit & Grind sessions to help founders navigate two important questions that they need to think about as they build a startup: How do I develop a business from a pain point? How do I validate my idea? Our first panel was last Saturday, August 15, 2020, focusing on developing a business out of real customer pain points. You may watch it here:
Edtech startup IOL recently shifted its focus from content production to tweaking its internally-developed systems to be used by schools in managing their operations from enrollment to online classes, financial accounts monitoring, and grades reporting.