StartupsFM joins hands with HR CUBE at one of the largest Tech events in India-Techgrind

StartupsFM has joined hands with HR CUBE, a startup aiming to bridge the expanding talent gap across the globe, for a tech event happening this May at Coimbatore. HR CUBE along with its co-host and event as well as venue partner Jansons Institute of Technology has taken an initiative to host one of the largest tech events in India- TECHGRIND. Continue reading

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Monthly dose of Startup Resources: Volume 1

Startup Resources Volume 1

Starting up is a big thing. But it needs attention to small details. There is so much to explore and find out when you are doing it on your own. Not every startup is blessed with a team at the commencement. However, we know the pangs and we thought of listing down everything that we could think under the sun and the moon! Continue reading

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Boom in home services marketplaces

Boom in home services marketplaces

If you’ve been reading the start-up press lately you’ll have noticed there’s a buzz about local services marketplaces. Amazon just announced its intends to launch one, Thumbtack is booming, and other niche providers like Rover (dog sitting) and HomeJoy (cleaning) have successfully raised funding from venture capital firms. Continue reading

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How HRIS Defeats the Challenges of Managing a Mobile Workforce

HRIS and mobile workforce

Managing your mobile workforce is not the simplest of task. Do your employees have the ability to interact with your Human Resources Information System (HRIS) while mobile? Are they permitted access to the company’s HRIS range of capabilities, while traveling to various locations? Continue reading

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Is satellite Internet better than cable?

Satellite Internet or Cable Internet

Depending on where you look and who you ask, you may have heard conflicting things about whether satellite Internet is better or if cable Internet is. The reality is that the industry is changing. With every advance in technology, the two services are becoming more close in their capabilities – making the choice of which to use harder than just picking according to what is offered in your area, says Robert Kleymore from Continue reading

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Things to consider when commissioning a new school web design

Things to consider when commissioning a new school web design

Commissioning a school website is something that will take a significant amount of planning and preparation. There are many factors to consider, and you should think carefully about each of them before you commission a web design company. Here are some of the most important things to keep in mind to ensure the end result is exactly what you are hoping for. Continue reading

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Developing A Small Business: Business Advice & Sustainability

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It is essential for small businesses and startups to develop with a sustainable business model in mind. Long-term success depends on a plan that assesses risk and allows for the capitalisation of the opportunities that arise. This takes into account everything from cash flow to the sales and delivery process. Continue reading

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Swipe your credit card anywhere- Payments Startup Plastiq raises $10 million


After closing a new round of funding of $10 million, payments startup Plastiq now enables its users to swipe their credit cards anywhere. The funding was led by Khosla Ventures along with other contributors such as Atlas Ventures and Flybridge Capital partners. Ben Ling, Khosla partner will soon come aboard as one of the board of directors and partner Keith Rabois will grace the team as advisory to the company. Continue reading

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The biggest social media event of this year- #FIFA2014

FIFA 2014

FIFA 2014 was not only a game this year. While 11 players were chasing one ball on the field, FIFA lovers have been rolling out statuses at a speed which can give those players a tough competition! As Round 16 was round the corners in early July, Facebook revealed Continue reading

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Navigating Employee Benefits for Startups

What benefits could startups offer

Small business startups often face a lot of expenses associated with getting a business off the ground. Some may choose to forego benefits packages, especially if they have a small employee base. However, choosing not to offer benefits can hurt startups in both the long and short runs. Continue reading

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