Pakistan StartUp Cup Concludes 5th Annual Business Model Competition Announcing Top 3 Winners

By | May 31st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Pakistan StartUp Cup Challenge is a business model competition open to all business types, with a special focus on entrepreneurs with grassroots-driven business models. Since 2013, more than 4000 Pakistanis have participated in the past three installments of the competition. In this year’s Pakistan StartUp Cup Challenge, 2200 applications were received, numerous one-on-one experiential business [...]

Orange StartUp Cup Kicks Off 2nd Annual Business Model Competition with the Extreme-Build-A-Business Weekend

By | May 31st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

The second annual Orange StartUp Cup kicked-off with the Extreme-Build-A-Business Weekend in Cairo, Egypt.  The program aims to develop a platform to support young entrepreneurs with new ideas to start their own business. Orange StartUp Cup focuses on various ICT-related areas including gaming and virtual reality, financial technology, mobile agriculture, urban development, digital education, and application [...]

Money on the Wire

By | April 26th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Damulira Henry remembers scrimping and saving as a child. Like three-quarters of people in developing and middle-income countries, he didn’t have a bank account and could never seem to reach his savings goals. Between loss, theft, destruction, or temptation, trying to hoard physical cash can be a risky business. But Henry didn’t think it [...]

Bootstrapping Your StartUp: Building a Foundation for Success

By | April 19th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

YOU DON'T NEED FUNDING, YOU NEED REVENUE Want to learn insights on how to get funding for your business? With only 2% of startups getting the funding you need to find creative methods to get the financial resources necessary to grow your new company. The barriers holding back an entrepreneur from starting a [...]

The Entrepreneurial Mindset

By | April 19th, 2018|Categories: News, Uncategorized|

All of us are looking for ways to become more creative and innovative and one of the keys to unlocking your potential is an entrepreneurial mindset –a way of thinking and behaving like an entrepreneur. This does not mean you have to be an entrepreneur or start a business. We are all entrepreneurs, born [...]

GriffinWorx Hosts eBay Employees for StartUp Cup Challenge Mentor Training in New York City Office

By | April 17th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

GriffinWorx Mentor Certification Program is designed to increase the knowledge, core principles and practice of high impact mentoring, that in-turn fosters the growth of sustainable businesses.  GriffinWorx organized one of our Mentor Training Workshop with a collection of eBay employees at their New York City offices on Thursday, April 5, 2018. This workshop served as an [...]

2018 New York City eBay StartUp Cup | Launch Announcement

By | March 21st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

eBay StartUp Cup Challenge Launches Second Year of Its Business Building Acceleration Program in New York City eBay continues to empower underserved populations around the world to design, test, and build innovative businesses The eBay StartUp Cup Challenge – a business competition powered by GriffinWorx that supports early stage entrepreneurs – has announced that [...]

Over 6 Years of Pioneering Entrepreneurial Growth in Egypt

By | March 21st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

GriffinWorx in Partnership with Orange Reaffirms Commitment to Growing Entrepreneurship in Egypt by Launching the Second Annual Orange StartUp Cup GriffinWorx and Orange have launched the second annual Orange StartUp Cup Challenge, the seventh StartUp Cup to take place in Egypt. This business building competition has proven to support early-stage entrepreneurs with any type [...]

10 Insights Into Creating Valuable Business Ideas

By | February 22nd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

“Ideas can be life-changing. Sometimes all you need to open the door is just one more good idea.” (Jim Rohn). Every day you solve problems. How to navigate through that construction. How to make breakfast without waking the kids. How to juggle the schedules of everyone in your household. You find a thing that [...]

Building Your StartUp Team

By | February 13th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Building Your Core StartUp Team One of the essential elements in the success of any startup company is the ability to create, enroll, and motivate a team around a vision. It is not good enough to have a great idea you also have to be good at team development and the generation of collective action. [...]