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We’re going to Germany…

Well, almost! We’ve been very lucky to be supported by Startup Sweden and Tillväxtverket, to participate in their Access German, program this August. We’re so excited about this! With a population of nearly 84 million, and also a GDP of $4.7 tr, this is definitely one of the big ones. We know many digital marketplaceRead More...

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7 Incredible Traits of Successful Marketplace Founders

When Steve Jobs founded Apple in 1976, his vision was to make the computer small enough to fit into a pocket. With the advent of the iPhones, the dream is alive and now one of the most valuable startups in the world. The story remains the same when you study the life of other founders.Read More...

What Is the Gig Economy? Definition, Pros & Cons

What is the Gig Economy? Definition, Pros & Cons

The gig economy is a billion-dollar industry, with over 55 million gig workers in the US. With more and more companies springing up every day, there’s no doubt that the gig economy has come to stay. The term “gig economy” is a free market system where businesses or professionals hire skilled workers, contractors, freelancers, orRead More...

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Influencer Pricing: How Much do Influencers Cost?

Influencer marketing is one of the top marketing strategies that can never go outdated. With platforms like Instagram, TikTok, Twitter, and YouTube, businesses have tapped into something they never could have imagined. However, to use this tool to scale your service marketplace business, you need to first understand the ideal channel your prospects use. ThereRead More...

The Influence of Influencers: The Holy Grail of Marketing

The Influence of Influencers: The Holy Grail of Marketing

You were once there; in that crowded hallway, your first day at school. You had worn that shirt your mother vowed was made for either vagabonds or ailing rockstars. But you wore it anyway. You took the risk! Then, you got a nod from the cool kid as he slowly disappears down the hallway. ThatRead More...

Kim Rundqvist

9 Fascinating Facts With New Sales Superstar Kim

Life rarely plays out as we envision, and that is the story of Kim Rundqvist, a dog whisperer and parachute jumper now an experienced salesperson with a lot of energy and passion for business. You certainly will envy his journey of 37 parachute jumps with Stockholms Fallskärmsklubb, or perhaps how he made quarterfinals in theRead More...

5 Tips for Marketplaces from Founder of Locumate

5 Tips for Marketplaces from Founder of Locumate

When you discover a mind-boggling idea that could revolutionize the market, you need the right people, systems, and strategies to materialize your idea into reality. That was how Kavita Nadan developed a unique business model; a marketplace that connects pharmacies and locums without the need of a middle man. Kavita Nadan has been in theRead More...

What Is DAC7 And Why You Should Care

What Is DAC7 And Why You Should Care

On March 22, 2021, the EU Council imposed a new Directive on Digital platforms to foster tax transparency. As you already know, the pandemic was a hard hit on the economy.  In a bid to recover, it gave birth to the seventh Directive recently imposed on digital businesses. As many digital marketplaces achieved tremendous growthRead More...

Ep. 25 Beatly – future of influencer marketing with Andreas Eliasson

Beatly started in 2015 when influencer marketing was barely a thing, and we were still all talking about bloggers and “new media”. How things have changed since then! The maturing of an industry which many described as a bubble has helped propel new business models, created celebrity and born new ways of measuring performance, inRead More...

Tomas Grönqvist MIOO

MIOO – Scaling on-demand bike fixing with Tomas Grönqvist

Performing at an elite level in sports or arts, requires dedication, tenacity and perseverance. The same skill set is required of an entrepreneur. That is why we’re excited to talk with Tomas Grönqvist from MIOO, a pro cyclist turned founder. Tomas took his passion of cycling, and has built his marketplace around an often overlookedRead More...