Tag: startup


What is a Unicorn?

A unicorn company, or unicorn startup, is a private company with a valuation of over $1 billion. As of April 2021, there are more than


VC World

What has been happening with the VC world in 2020, and especially in Q4 2020? According to Crunchbase, the startup world finished 2020 in a


Facebook’s world domination

From just a few thousand users in 2004 to 2.7 billion monthly active users (MAUs) in 2020, Facebook is by far the world’s largest social network. To



The tech giant Tencent is making some magical numbers with its games. According to Sensor Tower, more than five of its games generated more than


IPOs in 2020

Airbnb, Wish, Affirm, Inc., and Roblox are among the high-flying startups that have filed to go public and will do so in December. There are


10 Facts about Startups

1) #Mentored startups grow 3.5x faster and raise 7x more money. 2) Over 70% of startup #founders eventually realize that their intellectual property is not a competitive advantage. 3)

Mark Kalin


Hurun Research Institute found 586 unicorns in the world, based in 29 countries and 145 cities. On average, they are 9 years old, with 80%


Welcome to the startup world.

9 out of 10 startups fail (source: Startup Genome – the 2019 report claims 11 out of 12 fail). 7.5 out of 10 venture-backed startups fail (source: Shikhar Ghosh). 2

Mark Kalin


Education is an industry that is about to go through a radical transformation. The education system you experienced as a child will not exist by


Who are the most valuable Unicorns?

There are currently 488 unicorns in the world. As of August 2020, these companies are worth a total of $ 1 trillion and $ 524