Governments Should act like Startups When Developing Services
Ever tried to fill in your tax form or submit files to government offices? Some countries are highly digitized and made the leapfrog of digital transformation, like Sweden, Estonia, or Lithuania. Others, and among them the most developed nations in the world, very much lag behind. In some cases, digitalization did not simplify government services — it […]
Why Are Tech Startups Firing People Now?
Many tech startups (but not only them) are laying off people as part of their preparation for a “winter is coming” season in fundraising. Last year, more than 107,000 jobs were slashed from public and private tech companies in the US, and this January the large tech corporate layoffs reached about 60,000 employees losing their jobs, […]
Can Startups Raise Money In A Bearish Market?
Everyone is talking about an economic crisis and asking how it will influence tech investments. The good news is we’ve seen those kinds of crises in 2008. Before that, in 2000, in 1984, and a flash of it in 2020 (Covid19), and survived. The bad news is it is painful. It was painful back then […]