Category: Work

  • The Best Startup Presentations and Videos Ever

    June 16, 2013 | 106 reads

    Every time when there is a pitching or a demo event, I get asked about the best format to pitch, and the best format for an intro video. I am not talking in this post about the content of the pitch or the video, but only abou ... [Read more]

  • Meet Tech Majles Show

    June 2, 2013 | 33 reads

    Interviewing such smart and talented entrepreneurs and listening to their stories has been a great learning experience for me. I shall continue doing this inshallah, but now under a new name The show has attracted 1,643 video ... [Read more]

  • Adding A New Mentor To My Life

    June 1, 2013 | 67 reads

    It’s very easy to identify great people to learn from. However, it’s not easy to get them as mentors! Such people are really busy, and you’re lucky if you get to meet them once a year. I thought that I am a ... [Read more]

  • MIT Arab Startups Competition 2013

    April 27, 2013 | 119 reads

    Every year when the MIT Enterprise Forum starts announcing the winners at their annual Startups Competition Award Ceremony, I feel it again. I feel all the tension and anxiety I felt when I was one of the participants back in ... [Read more]

  • Changing My Brand and Apologizing to Bahjat Homsi

    April 26, 2013 | 208 reads

    When I wanted to start my own VC firm, I considered more than 5 names. But the best available name was Sinbad Ventures, which was inspired by the stories Bahjat Homsi (@BahjatHomsi) used to tell me about Sindibad The Sailor ... [Read more]

  • Tech Majles – Episode 002 – Ibrahim Manna

    April 8, 2013 | 416 reads

    I had the pleasure of interviewing Ibrahim Manna (@manna_87), a serial entrepreneur and one of the co-founders of Wheels Express. “Wheel Express” was expected to be one of the top Jordanian startups in the e-Comme ... [Read more]