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January 28, 2021

Series: Built in the UAE – Part 2: Souq – Harnessing the power of e-commerce

Welcome to the second instalment of our ‘Built in the UAE’ entrepreneurial series. Today is the turn of Souq, with its market-leading e-commerce site. If a
January 21, 2021

Series: Built in the UAE – Part 1: Careem – Super App = Super Success

Welcome to the first instalment of our ‘Built in the UAE’ entrepreneurial series. Today we take a look at Careem and its dominant internet platform. Of course,
January 20, 2021
start an online business in Dubai, UAE

How to start an online business in Dubai

Online businesses are certainly nothing new. But, with every passing year, the shift towards trading on the internet continues at pace. By 2040, it is estimated
January 13, 2021

Series: Tech startup success – Part IV: How to become a numbers person

Welcome to the fourth and final instalment of our “Tech startup success” entrepreneurial series. Here, we’ll look at how to develop a head for figures.  You
January 3, 2021
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Series: Tech startup success – Part III: Mastering marketing and sales

Welcome to the latest instalment of our entrepreneurial series. Here, we’ll look at the relationship between marketing and sales.  It’s often said that a great product
January 3, 2021
people at Dtec Dubai

Series: Tech startup success – Part II: How to build a great team

Welcome to this week’s instalment of our entrepreneurial series. Today, in part two of our four-part series, we’re looking at how to build a winning team. 
December 29, 2020
From good to great; how the flywheel can be your company’s next big thing

From good to great; how the flywheel can be your company’s next big thing

There are multiple examples of mediocre companies – unremarkably profitable businesses with modest growth – but only few ever achieve that elusive greatness. Is there a
December 22, 2020
Online business ideas in Dubai, UAE

Five Online Business Ideas in Dubai, UAE

The UAE has an online shopping addiction. Home to the most developed market in the Middle East and the largest of all GCC countries, online sales
December 20, 2020
live presentation in Dtec

Series: Tech startup success – Part I: How to project potential revenue and growth

Welcome to our latest entrepreneurial series. This one covers tech startup success, with tips and advice on getting your company off to the best possible start.
November 30, 2020
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Series: Business plans – Part IV: Lessons from the pros

Welcome to our latest entrepreneurial series. This one covers business plans, with tips and advice on the best way to get your company moving with a
November 29, 2020
start a technology company in Dubai with Dtec

How to start a technology company in Dubai

Dubai’s technology industry has been on the up for many years. Some of the biggest names in the business have a presence in the emirate, and
November 23, 2020
entrepreneurs in Dtec, Dubai

Series: Business plans – Part III: Pros and cons of creating a business plan

Welcome to our latest entrepreneurial series. This one covers business plans, with tips and advice on the best way to get your company moving with a