SaaS Wars: Europe Awakens

Cracking the Code

Accel Euroscape: The 100 most promising Software-as-a- Service companies in Europe and Israel -This article was co-authored with my colleague Pia d'Iribarne and published initially on Tech.eu. SaaS in Europe is exploding in terms of both quantity and quality.

Cloud Europe 2017: The Factory is Cranking

Cracking the Code

Recent SaaS trends and the Accel Euroscape of the 100 most promising companies in Europe and Israel This article was co-authored with my colleague Pia d'Iribarne and published initially on Tech.eu. billion in revenues (growing 39% year-on-year) and $25B of market cap.

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Dysfunctional Teams and The Wisdom of Ants | Kirsten Butzow, Pragmatic Marketing | BoS Europe 2017

Business of Software Blog

Kirsten Butzow, VP Product Management & Marketing, Pragmatic Marketing. BoS USA 2018 -or- BoS Europe 2018. I am an instructor with pragmatic marketing and I have a series of books written by our cofounder. BoS USA 2018 -or- BoS Europe 2018.

Evolution of a SaaS Marketing Team | Andrus Purde, Pipedrive | BoS Europe 2017

Business of Software Blog

Evolution of a SaaS Marketing Team. But what about marketing? How does your Marketing need to develop in line with the rest of the business? Andrus talks about the four distinct marketing stages your company will go through as it grows; and how, ironically, just as you get comfortable doing something, you’ll need an entirely different skill set to continue successfully. In this talk, he likens the four distinct stages of SaaS marketing in terms of the evolution of war.

Human First, Everything Else Comes After | Dana Denis-Smith, Obelisk Support | BoS Europe 2017

Business of Software Blog

Consciously bootstrapped from day one, Dana focused early effort on building a community and creating a product that meets a market need. Dana shares insights into her quest for product market fit as well as thoughts on ways that all companies can tap into undervalued talent pools.

Debunking Product Platitudes | Scott Eblen, Twitter | BoS Europe 2017

Business of Software Blog

The concept of concept testing was something that was not familiar to me until I started working with a marketer who had done consumer packaged good product testing. Just before we launched in our first markets, Portland and San Francisco, we realised there were some quality issues.

chaganomics.blogspot.com: FTT - Europe's Financial Transaction Tax

Chaganomics

FTT - Europes Financial Transaction Tax. All Hail Mighty Europe!! Most of Europes opinion is that the City allows little regulation, but close to 80pc of Europes financial services are based there. chaganomics.blogspot.com. Translate. Sunday, January 27, 2013.

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North American Cannabis Producer Expands to Europe

Inc Startups

Tilray raised 20 million to build a greenhouse, an indoor grow, and a production facility in Portugal to serve the EU medical marijuana market.

Europe is underweight in Micro-VC

The Equity Kicker

Micro-VC growth has been going on long enough now that I’m hearing LPs question whether we’ve reached saturation point and this segment of the market would benefit from some contraction.

Riding the SwiftKey Rocket Ship from Startup to Acquisition | Jon Reynolds, SwiftKey | BoS Europe 2017

Business of Software Blog

Hangout with Jason Cohen BoS USA 2018 BoS Europe 2018. And now it’s not only our technology that influences the market and I don’t want to overstate this, but every single keyboard Apple used to have an inline prediction when you type them, they now have 3 predictions, google as well.

How To Sell To Consumers In Europe

YoungUpstarts

One of the reasons why you are making money, is because the market has changed. The retail market has not altered much for decades, and remains a store that is focused on the people in the city and the surrounding cities. Market research. Market places.

BoS Europe Scholarships Announced

Business of Software Blog

We had some fantastic applications for the scholarship places, and we’re delighted to announce that the BoS Europe 2017 scholars are: Sam Heter – Hoopfix. We’re looking forward to welcoming them to our event and thanks again to Balsamiq, Pragmatic Marketing and Software Promotions for sponsoring their places. The post BoS Europe Scholarships Announced appeared first on Business of Software USA.

Drugstore Pas Cher – Achat Aygestin En Europe

VentureWoods

Achat Aygestin En Europe. Generic Aygestin may also be marketed as: Norethindrone, Norethisterone *Aygestin® is manufactured by Duramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. Générique Aygestin. Comment Acheter Norethindrone Prix Le Moins Cher. Aygestin (norethindrone) is a synthetic oral progestin.

The New Generation Of Entrepreneurs | Iris Lapinski, Apps for Good | BoS Europe 2016

Business of Software Blog

They look at technical and data feasibility and think about marketing models. The second group are value hires, are people who are undervalued by the market, but whose fundamentals are solid. Iris Lapinski, Founder & CEO, Apps for Good.

Want To Start A Business In Europe? Here’s What You Need To Know

YFS Magazine

This article Want To Start A Business In Europe? Want to start a business in Europe? This article Want To Start A Business In Europe? Grow Operations Global Business global entrepreneurship market expansionHere’s What You Need To Know appeared first in YFS Magazine: Startups, Small Business and Entrepreneurship Culture. There are huge opportunities for entrepreneurs with innovative ideas who want to startup or expand businesses abroad.

My Business Made $153,428 While I Was Traveling In Europe Because I Made One Important Change Years Ago

Entrepreneurs-Journey.com by Yaro Starak

The post My Business Made $153,428 While I Was Traveling In Europe Because I Made One Important Change Years Ago appeared first on Entrepreneurs-Journey.com. Hello from beautiful Lviv Ukraine, the town I presently call home.

Entrepreneurs, not the government, will save Europe’s economy

The Next Web

Because starting a company and growing it is hard no matter where you are, but the difficulty is magnified in Europe, where people are divided by geography, regulation, language and cultural prejudice. So, what can Europe do about it? It’s time for Europe to help their companies grow.

3 Reasons U.S. Companies Succeed on the Global Market

Inc Startups

Europecompanies are better prepared for international success than they think - here's why they should go global.

Troubling Times in Europe

Up and Running

Economic woes continue to dominate the headlines here in Europe (as in the US). On the ground it is equating to reduced demand (as people squirrel savings away – despite historically low rates), increasing unemployment and nervous financial markets.

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Startonomics SF 2008) Startup Metrics: Sample User Conversion Dashboard Startup Metrics: Example Marketing Channels Startup Metrics: The 1-Page Business Model Successful Developer Platforms Have 3 Things: Features, Users, Money.

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The European Startup Market

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

Currently 22% of our active portfolio is in Europe. Since 2010, we’ve invested in 47 companies (roughly 8 per year) and 11 of them have been in Europe (roughly 2 per year). So over the past six years, roughly 25% of our investments have been in Europe. In 2015, we have made nine investments to date (a few have not yet been announced) and four of them have been in Europe (45%). Well first, we have developed an investment presence in Europe.

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Why Good Marketing Campaign Costs Continue To Rise

Startup Professionals Musings

Every time I challenge a business plan with little or no budget for marketing, I get the answer that they will be using “viral” marketing, which costs nothing. First of all, Seth Godin pointed out a long time ago that viral marketing does not equal word-of-mouth.

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How Can We Use Tech to Hack the Human Consciousness? | Rory Sutherland, Ogilvy | BoS Europe 2016

Business of Software Blog

Slides of Rory’s talk at BoS Conference Europe 2016 here. A flower is a weed with a marketing budget. Biologists can understand more than economists and marketing because nature very instinctively represents decision making and risk.

How Much Does Content Marketing Cost?

Brandanew

It’s not uncommon for clients to think about getting their own Content Marketing strategies and implementation plans in place. Content Marketing and not SEO back-linking or keyword infested text is a long term and serious brand investment. How Much Does Content Marketing Cost.

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Mattermark data shows US venture is slowing down – Europe may be insulated

The Equity Kicker

The Q1 data for Europe showed investment was flat on Q4, but it will be interesting to see if we see the same declines as the US in April and May. Whatever your view on which way the market is likely to move it makes sense to plan for a difficult fundraising climate over the next 12-24 months.

Entrepreneurship Week and Europe’s Best Startups 2010

VC Cafe

Perhaps it means that Israel is missing the consumer Internet boat ( Mike Eisenberg gave his hypothesis in the Hummus manifesto on why that may be in three parts) or that they aren’t doing enough business in Europe. Best Advertising, Marketing or Media Startup 2010.

I Made $153,428 While Traveling Europe. Here Is How I Did It…

Entrepreneurs-Journey.com by Yaro Starak

The post I Made $153,428 While Traveling Europe. Funnels automatic email campaigns automation blog sales funnel Email Marketing Online Marketing & Internet Business Guides sales funnelHello from beautiful Lviv Ukraine, the town I presently call home. I’ve had a very busy year, traveling from Toronto to Vancouver, then Paris, Nice, Monaco, Lviv, Kiev, back to Paris for the French Open tennis, London, Valencia, Barcelona, Warsaw, and then back to Lviv.

Startup Equity Crowdfunding Grows in Europe (NESTA Report)

VC Cafe

Below is a table of the equity Crowdfunding platforms operating in Europe: Location. The market opportunity for Equity Crowdfunding is ripe. NESTA, the UK Innovation Foundation, has released the ” The Venture Crowd “, a new report on crowdfunding as an investment tool.

Lightning Talks 2015 | BoS Europe Applications Open

Business of Software Blog

Please note submissions from third parties including marketing departments, speaking agents etc will be ignored – we don’t have the time – please see below).We The post Lightning Talks 2015 | BoS Europe Applications Open appeared first on Business of Software USA. 15 Slides. 30 seconds each. Your Subject. Our Stage. Haven’t worried you yet? Great! Lightning Talks are always one of the highlights of BoS and this year will be no different.

Will there be a Series A crunch in Europe?

The Equity Kicker

This data is from the US and I haven’t found anything comparable for Europe so answering the question of whether or not we will have a Series A crunch here is more difficult.

Attendee Notes, Speaker Slides & Press From BoS Europe 2016

Business of Software Blog

Business of Software Europe 2016 was last week. Business of Software Europe 2016 Recap & Video – Silicon Republic. This conference should not be marketed to entrepreneurs! Takeaways from Business of Software Conference Europe.

Want to Take Your Company to Europe?

Inc Startups

A non-profit aims to help start-ups explore European markets with a new six-month mentorship and exchange program. With well over 700 million inhabitants, Europe offers start-ups rich pickings for potential customers--but also plenty of headaches.

Are Europe's Problems Your Problems?

Inc Startups

Sure, Europe is important. And then there's Europe. Many argue that Europe's problems are America's problems. Instability in Europe's banking system could very well affect many of our own financial institutions that are heavily invested in European counterparts.

OWA Beer – From Europe And Japan, With Love.

YoungUpstarts

“I was serving beers, but I have never met the people who actually made the beer,” recalls Imai, who was recently in Singapore for a market visit and looking for business opportunities. Any particular reason why the UK is his biggest market?

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LAST CHANCE for GeeksOnaPlane DC/Europe 2009: Countdown in 7 days.

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7 Keys To Market Growth - Think Global, But Act Local

Startup Professionals Musings

This approach, popularly known as “ glocalization ,” means you have to design and deliver global solutions that have total relevance to every local market in which you operate. Not every international market matters, but some are larger than life.

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The Clean Startup | Alex Depledge, Hassle.com | BoS Europe 2015

Business of Software Blog

She was like do you have any admin tasks because all I’ve got on my CV is this pub job and I really want to work in an office and I figured that if I get some work experience with you, 2 ½ years later, she’s now works in the marketing team. And when I talk about the vision and get the staff that I don’t pay market rates for at the moment, the thing that gets them out of bed are guys like these and what we’re trying to do for these people.

Many Entrepreneurs Believe Viral Marketing is Free

Startup Professionals Musings

Every time I challenge a business plan with little or no budget for marketing, I get the answer that they will be using “viral” marketing, which costs nothing. First of all, Seth Godin pointed out a few years ago that viral marketing does not equal word-of-mouth.

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Every Startup Employee is a Marketer

Instigator Blog

One of the more important hats for everyone to wear, which doesn’t always come naturally to people, is that of marketer. Most early stage startups don’t have a marketer, and may have very little marketing expertise. That small team of developers have to be marketers.

The Agony and Ecstasy of Selling My Business| Jason Eckenroth, ShipCompliant | BoS Europe 2017

Business of Software Blog

And I was in a niche and for years we worked against some of these tenderising potentials like market size. So we radically changed our total available market. This was a massively hig market but it would take a lot of capital and it was risky. At the very least they will validate where we are in the market. Maybe they do one thing that you can test with and move in another market. Jason Eckenroth, Founder, ShipCompliant.