Entrepreneur tips posts
The latest startup and SME news and opinions from Digital Risks.
Top 30 must-have tools for entrepreneurs
We’ve gathered a selection of must-have tools for a business to make work more efficient, your team more productive and your goals easily achievable.
Founder success stories: FlareBright
Digital Risks caught up with FlareBright who specialise in drone autonomy, data visualisation and simulation for the defense, commercial and law enforcement markets.
Founder success stories: RotaCloud
Digital Risks caught up with Joel Beverley, Co-Founder of online rota software startup RotaCloud, to find out what makes his team and business tick.
How to start a business checklist
Every startup journey is different, but many of the steps involved are similar for everybody. And sometimes there’s nothing better than a nice, orderly list to get your brain in gear for the task ahead.
Most successful business pivots in history
Most people don’t find success first time round, and this goes for businesses too. Start-ups often change tack in the early days, and even global monoliths pivot sometimes, whether in response to market forces, innovative technologies or new competition. Here are examples of business pivots that might surprise you!
How to build a winning startup team
Rapidly growing your startup to a team of five, ten or 20 people at pace can be pretty overwhelming. All of a sudden, you’ve got the skills, experience and knowledge your business has been crying out for but you don’t yet have a high performing team. Here's what to do !
How to survive the startup 'trough of sorrow'
Whether sparked by a business set-back, pure exhaustion or being completely overwhelmed, ‘troughs of sorrow’ are all part of the startup journey, and you need to know how to survive them. So here are our hard-won tips.