A great way to build software is to start out by solving your own problems. You will be the target audience and you will know what's important and what's not This quote is from an ebook "Getting Real" by 37signals. It's free and have lots of interesting perspective on why you should not follow the … Continue reading A great way to build software is to start out by solving your own problems
Are you looking to hire? We at Intraix are hiring too, but it's not easy to find an employee for a startup here in Singapore. We faced several challenges and I personally think that it tougher than running a marathon. So I would like to share with you some of the challenges a startup may face in this … Continue reading Would you like to join my startup, Please?
Recently, Intraix got shortlisted for Techventure 2012 for a pitch. The event known as “Pitching To The Stars” is a 3mins elevator pitch to renowned investors like Eduardo Saverin, George Kellerman (500 StartUps) and several others. I pitched for the event and like to share my thoughts on the pitch and how I prepared for … Continue reading Preparing a pitch for Techventure 2012
If you are running a startup, have you ever consider using music or sound as your marketing tool? Last week, I met up with Jerry Chen CEO from Express in Music. I got to know Jerry during the Angel's Gate contest. A business guy with lots of creative ideas, his business has already gain quite … Continue reading Chat with Jerry Chen from Express In Music
As you all know I'm currently running a startup - Intraix with my buddy Darrell. The good news is Intraix has been selected to be one of the startup to pitch at Angel's Gate Season One. But the bad news is I did not have any post up on "running startups" because we were busy preparing … Continue reading Angel’s Gate Preparation
This week, I had the opportunity to meet with up with the founders of Gozo Labs - Xu DaXiang and Quek Shu Yang. On a personal basis, I met Daxiang when I was in Yahoo!. He was with the search marketing team while I was in business operations. DaXiang and Shu Yang met in the NOC … Continue reading Chat with founders from Gozo Labs
Before anyone takes the plunge into the startup space. There are many considerations involved. I am not going to post why I do a startup here. There already many articles and blog posts written about individual decisions in venturing into startups. 1. Jacky Yap - Undergraduate's POV 2. Vanessa Tan - To study or not? 3. A presentation by … Continue reading Venturing into #startuplife? Read this first.
14 Sep 2011 was the last day I received my final pay check from the company. I said goodbye to the stable income and hello to #startuplife" again. 2 years ago I tried to build a startup with my buddy zyy. We failed! but along the journey we learn so much more. Now, after spending … Continue reading I quit my job to startup again.
How fast time has fly. It now thursday and I am writing my blog entries for last week. In fact, I think I might have forgotten what I have done already. I think I will just write down the key events. Remember spending most of the in NOC office - brainstorming!!! getting things right for … Continue reading Weekly Post Nov 2 to 8 – building startup and coping with studies