Engineering Software for Energy Startups

Engineering Software for Energy Startups

The energy industry is one of the hottest current sectors and it’s booming with lots of potential for innovation. Climate change and the need for sustainable energy resources provide unique opportunities for startups to develop sustainable solutions. At the same time, this sector involves a high level of risk since hardware development is expensive. Engineering simulation is an excellent way to test ideas in a low-cost, virtual environment. Continue reading Engineering Software for Energy Startups

Calling All Startup Community Leaders!

Improving startup ecosystems leader by leader.
Join StartupBlink’s Community Leader Program Today!

The StartupBlink Community Leaders program is growing – fast.  Since its inception, we’ve welcomed the establishment of over 70 chapters led by dynamic entrepreneurs, tech luminaries, and innovative thought leaders.  StartupBlink’s Community Leaders program is remarkably diverse, yet all leaders have certain goals in common.  

  1. Growing and improving their local startup ecosystem.
  2. Developing next-level professional skills.
  3. Engaging in a community of like-minded peers.

Does that sound like anyone you know? Maybe even you? Continue reading Calling All Startup Community Leaders!

Merkspace: Coworking Redefined

Merkspace: Coworking Redefined

A new member of StartupBlink’s Coworking Community, Merkspace, is setting an ambitious standard for coworking competitors.  We recently sat down with Co-Founder and CEO Sapir Shpigel to discuss Merkspace’s approach in a rapidly growing and increasingly competitive coworking market.  Shpigel decided to establish a coworking center together with her father, Jacob Shpigel, after realizing they could offer entrepreneurs not only an exciting place to work but greater access to helpful resources as well.   Continue reading Merkspace: Coworking Redefined

How to Motivate Your Startup Team

 

How to Motivate Your Startup Team

Enthusiasm is fuel for startups. Yes, you can say that money also plays a big role. But for startups that are struggling with money, especially in their early phase, enthusiasm is the thing that keeps it all together.

When you’re launching a startup, the statistics are always against you. Nine out of ten startups fail. Those that succeed need to have a very specific set of characteristics. Characteristics such as a product that’s perfect for the market, fast growth, and excellent recovery abilities. Continue reading How to Motivate Your Startup Team

Want to Work at a Start-up? Here’s How to Land the Job

Want to Work at a Start-up? Here’s How to Land the Job

There are plenty of reasons why someone might want to work at a start-up. There’s the chance to get in on something at the ground floor, to work on something new and exciting, the possibility for advancement, or maybe they just want to work with a smaller group of people. Whatever the reason, if you count yourself among those who would like to work at a start-up, you need to think about your application strategy. Start-ups are looking for different things compared to established companies, and you need to adjust your methods accordingly. Here are a few things you can do to land that job: Continue reading Want to Work at a Start-up? Here’s How to Land the Job

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