Entrepreneurs

Choosing a cofounder
Many startups fail because their cofounders don’t work well together, so there are some questions you must ask first before choosing who is going to accompany you on this journey, writes Derek Toh.
Sean Seah’s long and winding road … upwards
AIM-listed Galasys cofounder Sean Seah talks about his first venture – as a teen, no less – that saw him catching the entrepreneurial bug, and his journey since then.
Many tech startup gems in Malaysia: Proficeo
Malaysians have every reason to be proud of local startups and technology entrepreneurs as many of them are doing a great job locally and internationally, according to Proficeo Consultants Sdn Bhd.
Reaching out to investors, and the cold email
It’s not guaranteed, but Golden Gate Ventures’ Justin Hall offers some simple rules that first-time entrepreneurs who are raising funds can use to bump up the response rates on their emails.
DNA Digerati50 dominate EY’s tech entrepreneur list
EY has announced the top nominees for this year’s EY Entrepreneur Of The Year (EOY) Malaysia Awards, which saw two out of three in the technology category being Digital News Asia (DNA) Digerati50 – DNA’s list of figures driving and helping shape the digital economy.
MaGIC gets a Budget 2015 boost
Some startup and entrepreneur incentives in Budget 2015 only apply to MaGIC Good first step, but more must be done to attract global entrepreneurs: Pundits
Week in Review: Picking yourself up from a stumble, and MOL
Malaysian eyes will be on the Budget 2015 proposal being tabled on Oct 10, while a few will be wondering about MOL Global’s disappointing debut on Nasdaq – but after all, entrepreneurship sometimes is about picking yourself up from a stumble and having another go, writes DNA executive editor A. Asohan.
ECF framework revised after public feedback: SC
The proposed regulatory framework for an equity crowdfunding platform has been revised based on public feedback, Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) said in a statement.
Disrupt: Entrepreneurship a brutal journey indeed
The entrepreneurship journey is never easy and requires certain types of personality and select ingredients for success, noted the panellists at the Sept 24 DNA-TeAM Disrupt discussion on ‘Meet the Disruptors.’
Equity crowdfunding and the need to play it cool
Usually excitable DNA founder Karamjit Singh thinks playing it cool with the expectations over equity crowdfunding should be the way to go.
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