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October 19, 2020
Bootstrapping a tech company in Dubai. UAE

Series: Bootstrapping your tech startup to success, Part I – What is bootstrapping and is it right for you?

Welcome to our latest entrepreneurial series. This one covers bootstrapping, with tips and advice on the best way to get your business moving with minimal funds.
September 28, 2020
top industries for tech startups

The future’s bright: What are the current top industries for tech startups?

Let’s be honest, at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic there were some major doom and gloom outlooks for tech startups. At the start of April
September 27, 2020
pitching on stage at Dtec

Pitching to investors part IV: It’s presentation time – are you ready?

Welcome to the fourth and final instalment in our “Pitch Perfect” series to help you create the perfect pitch. If you missed the previous editions, you
September 15, 2020

Series: It’s Time to Get Pitch Perfect, Part III: Tips when designing your pitch deck

Welcome to the third instalment in our “Pitch Perfect” series to help you create the perfect pitch. If you missed the previous editions, you can find
September 15, 2020
Start A Consulting Business in Dubai, UAE

How to Start A Consulting Business in Dubai: Step by Step

Sometimes you don’t need the next big business idea or innovative product. Sometimes, your business is you – the experience and skills you already possess. Passing
September 6, 2020

Series: It’s Time to Get Pitch Perfect, Part II: Anatomy of a Pitch Deck

Welcome to the second instalment in our “Pitch Perfect” series to help you create the perfect pitch. If you missed the first one, you can still check
August 25, 2020
person starting an accounting business

Start Your Accounting Business in Dubai: 2020 Guide

It’s perhaps unsurprising that business support services occupy such a thriving market in Dubai. The emirate is the home of business, attracting entrepreneurs from around the
August 25, 2020

Series: It’s Time to Get Pitch Perfect Part I: So what is a pitch deck?

In our “Pitch Perfect” series of blog posts, we will be looking at how to create the perfect pitch. Our first covers the “what and the
August 24, 2020
do you need funding for your Dubai tech business

Do you really need funding for your tech business?

If you’re a tech startup founder, it won’t be long before you start facing pressure to raise funding. Funding might seem to you like the best
July 19, 2020
start a software business in Dubai

How to start a software company in Dubai

Eyes from around the world have been on the Dubai software industry for some time now. Part of the UAE’s estimated USD 8bn IT market, it
July 7, 2020

Why businesses should continue flexible working patterns post COVID-19

There is no doubt that the current COVID-19 pandemic forced us to rethink how – and where – we work. Luckily, entrepreneurs are a resourceful bunch.
June 9, 2020

How to start an IT company in Dubai, UAE

IT has been a fast-growing industry around the world for some time now, and the UAE is no exception. Today, the country’s tech sector is estimated