Category: Articles

December 13 2012

I was one of those naive people who actually pursued an MBA degree to learn how to start a business! But then I realized that it was not the right decision. I mean it helped me in understanding different aspects[...]

December 9 2012

This is an old post that was published on Zawya’s Monthly Newsletter: MENA Private Equity Insight in last October. I just wanted to have it on my blog too. I hope you like it. ——– In a new exponentially growing and[...]

October 19 2012

When Apple first introduced the iPad, it truly changed the world. They created a new category between laptops and phones, the tablets. Great, then what? I think Apple just couldn’t keep up with the exponentially evolving markets of computing and[...]

February 14 2012

“What’s the next big thing in VC?” Whenever I see a VC from the states or even from the region, I ask this question, but none of them gave me a satisfying answer. I will share my answer here and[...]

July 30 2011

Today, I came across a very interesting video on YouTube for Don Valentine, founder of Sequoia Capital. It was a guest lecture at Stanford University in Oct. 2010. In this post, I am summarizing few points from his speech to keep in mind and[...]

January 29 2011

We have witnessed the rapid shift from “Web and Mobile Web Widgets” to “Website Toolbars” then to “Browser Extensions”. But what’s next? Well, it seems that we’re going directly whatever gives more control of web functions and features to End[...]

September 26 2010

To start with, we have to distinguish between pre-money valuation and post-money valuation, and to learn more about the calculations of the price per share and the capitalization table.

September 19 2010

Did the “check-in thing” affect your life so far? Or not yet! When they were first presented, location based services didn’t seem to be the next big thing! But now, I think they are.

August 23 2010

I have to admit that both entrepreneurs and investors who work in the internet industry are crazy by default. I mean although we see huge number of failure stories, but we keep starting and investing in web companies hoping to be different[...]

August 22 2010

This is an index page for the “Web Startups Valuation Series” Series, below you can find linked for all posts in this series


Disclaimer:”Everything I write in this series of posts about startups valuation is my own opinion and in no[...]

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