Web Summit, Europe’s largest tech startup conference, launched a conference in Hong Kong last year. Rebranded as RISE, the conference is easily the biggest of its’ kind in Hong Kong and one of the largest in Asia. Networking events will be plenteous and there will be plenty of VCs and media on hand as well,…

Success! Kowrk.com’s first event in its’ Speaker Series was a big hit, featuring a nearly-full house in attendance at Centre O Connect’s Sheung Wan event location. Speaking at the event was Wharton graduate and the Head of Mobile Marketing for the APAC region at Hotels.com, Ms. Tina Chu. Titled “Demystifying Mobile Marketing for Startups”. Tina’s talk explained the basics…

Waiting for that coveted round of VC funding? The one that will answer all of your prayers? Well, it won’t answer your prayers but it will definitely help send your startup where it needs to go. Flush with cash and an impatient investor(s), a company will have to decide fairly quickly how to spend their…

Okay so you have been toiling endlessly at a breakneck speed for what feels like an eternity and your startup is finally up and running. Congratulations! Now what? Well, you will eventually need to expand your operation and for that you will need investors.  But how will you secure them? Allow us to help…. •…

Okay, so you have kicked off your venture, now what? Well it’s about to get a whole lot tougher. Keeping these 4 important things in mind will help you enjoy the journey. • Stay organized This may seem obvious but it’s still a daunting challenge nonetheless.  Keep digital files in separate, marked folders on your computer and all…

Starting a startup can be tricky, especially if you’re on a shoe-string budget. There can be countless unforeseen circumstances so you have to make sure that you’re ready for anything! Before you can get anything off the ground however, you need to…  1) Calculate your costs First thing you need to do is figure out how…