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Equity Crowdfunding – Step by Step guide

Equity Crowdfunding Check List for Legal Compliance in the United States We are in the process of launching our first crowdfunding campaign for IdeaGist Blockchain Incubator and our team was tasked to investigate the complex process of legal compliance. Here is our...

Getting started with IdeaGist Digital Incubation

Thank you for signing up and Welcome to IdeaGist Digital Incubation Platform! IdeaGist platform helps people and communities to work on innovative ideas and bring them to reality. We host 100s of innovation communities worldwide. You may have signed up on our global...

A New Currency for your Ideas: GIST-Points

IdeaGist Gist Points How many times has a colleague or fellow entrepreneur reviewed a project you're developing, contributed to your brainstorming sessions, or even provided their own blood, sweat, and tears to help you grow a business or product? How often have they...

Do you need a Co-Founder? A 4 item checklist.

Does thinking of finding a partner or co-founder to help convert your idea into a viable business leave you hopelessly confused or fearful? You are not alone. Everyone you ask will have a strong opinion. And each opinion is conflicting. Some would tell you that it is...

How secure is my idea on IdeaGist?

One of the things our team constantly respond to is the question about security and safety of ideas on IdeaGist. Many people reaction to a site like IdeaGist is “What! Do you want me put my idea on a website?”, This article is about the security of your idea on...

Minnesota Startup Ecosystem – We have a problem

Minnesota generates 220 startups per 100K of the population, which is 80% above the national average of 140 startups per 100K. We are very innovative and there seems to be no shortage of ideas. Unfortunately, if we look at the results from SBA, we see that...

10 skills that are essential for every entrepreneur to learn

To help young entrepreneurs, IdeaGist has developed a self-paced training program that anyone can take for free. This training program will help you in getting a better understanding of the practical work that you will need to do along the way. To be successful in...

How to protect yourself from the Idea Thief?

They’re out there. You know who… the idea bogeymen (and bogeywomen) - Just waiting to steal your ideas. That’s why you wrap up your brilliant, world-changing idea and stuff it to the back of your brain. Or you try and work on it in secret. Without anyone...

3 Ways to Talk About Your Big Idea Without Giving It Away

By Hassan Syed Big Idea! Your idea is brewing in your mind. You're excited and motivated to get it out there, but you need to be careful not to give it away to other people. Our ideas are very much like babies. We need them to grow and flourish, but we need to protect...

3 Things to help you in not losing that idea

By Hassan Syed ‘Everything begins with an idea.’ - Earl Nightengale We all come up with ideas on a regular basis. Some good ones, some silly ones and some inspiring ones. Many of our ideas come in our minds when dealing with an obstacle, a complex situation, or a...
innovation challenge

Innovation Challenge

innovation challenge
stretch your boundaries

Stretch your boundaries by pushing beyond your comfort zone

Stretch your boundaries Building a startup means pushing yourself beyond your comfort zone. Many early startups flounder, fail, then figure it out by learning from mistakes made. In the process, they grow into their vision. Start growing your creative and innovative...

Social Media Marketing is a Powerful, Budget-Friendly Advertising Tool for Start-ups

Social Media Marketing for Start-Ups Guest blog by Liz Ernst Start-ups on a budget need to utilize smart marketing opportunities, and social media should be one of the first options they turn to. Social media provides valuable advertising space that costs...

Entrepreneurial ideas: how do innovators come up them?

Entrepreneurial ideas Every business on earth started with a single idea. The strength of an idea alone can’t drive a business to success. For that, you need patience, capital, flexibility, and a good team. Still, your idea establishes a foundation for your...
Life is short. Create stuff that matters.

Life is Short. Create stuff that matters

Life is short. Create stuff that matters. Start working on your creative and innovative idea today, click here to start   Life is short. Create stuff that matters.

Don’t be afraid to go out on a limb

That's where the fruit is. Learn how IdeaGist's online business incubator can help you navigate your startup's limb.   Out on a limb
just launch

Just launch, then keep improving your product

Just launch Learn how IdeaGist can help you time your product launch before it's too late just launch and keep improving your product
entrepreneurial advice

Entrepreneurial Advice: Get started!

Entrepreneurial advice The best entrepreneurial advice is to start. Find out how IdeaGist can help. entrepreneurial advice
Startup Pakistan Free Community

Startup Pakistan Free Community

Why Startup Pakistan Community Startup Pakistan online community on IdeaGist.com platform is the largest community of entrepreneurs, innovators, mentors, investors, students, researchers, and freelancers. Almost 100,000 people in Pakistan are part of this fast-growing...

Startup Pakistan Community — Online

Startup Pakistan Community — Online

Why Startup Pakistan Community Startup Pakistan online community on IdeaGist.com platform is the largest community of entrepreneurs, innovators, mentors, investors, students, researchers, and freelancers. Almost 100,000 people in Pakistan are part of this fast-growing...

Startup Pakistan Community

Startup Pakistan Community

Why Startup Pakistan Community Startup Pakistan online community on IdeaGist.com platform is the largest community of entrepreneurs, innovators, mentors, investors, students, researchers, and freelancers. Almost 100,000 people in Pakistan are part of this fast-growing...

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

University students getting ready to graduate (3rd year and 4th year) and recent graduates are facing an ever-growing challenge of finding jobs. This issue is not limited to one university or one city. Starting your own business and becoming your own boss sounds...

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

University students getting ready to graduate (3rd year and 4th year) and recent graduates are facing an ever-growing challenge of finding jobs. This issue is not limited to one university or one city. Starting your own business and becoming your own boss sounds...

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

University students getting ready to graduate (3rd year and 4th year) and recent graduates are facing an ever-growing challenge of finding jobs. This issue is not limited to one university or one city. Starting your own business and becoming your own boss sounds...

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

University students getting ready to graduate (3rd year and 4th year) and recent graduates are facing an ever-growing challenge of finding jobs. This issue is not limited to one university or one city. Starting your own business and becoming your own boss sounds...

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

University students getting ready to graduate (3rd year and 4th year) and recent graduates are facing an ever-growing challenge of finding jobs. This issue is not limited to one university or one city. Starting your own business and becoming your own boss sounds...

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

University students getting ready to graduate (3rd year and 4th year) and recent graduates are facing an ever-growing challenge of finding jobs. This issue is not limited to one university or one city. Starting your own business and becoming your own boss sounds...

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

University students getting ready to graduate (3rd year and 4th year) and recent graduates are facing an ever-growing challenge of finding jobs. This issue is not limited to one university or one city. Starting your own business and becoming your own boss sounds...

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

University students getting ready to graduate (3rd year and 4th year) and recent graduates are facing an ever-growing challenge of finding jobs. This issue is not limited to one university or one city. Starting your own business and becoming your own boss sounds...

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

University students getting ready to graduate (3rd year and 4th year) and recent graduates are facing an ever-growing challenge of finding jobs. This issue is not limited to one university or one city. Starting your own business and becoming your own boss sounds...

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

University students getting ready to graduate (3rd year and 4th year) and recent graduates are facing an ever-growing challenge of finding jobs. This issue is not limited to one university or one city. Starting your own business and becoming your own boss sounds...

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

University students getting ready to graduate (3rd year and 4th year) and recent graduates are facing an ever-growing challenge of finding jobs. This issue is not limited to one university or one city. Starting your own business and becoming your own boss sounds...

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

Startup Pakistan Cohort 8

University students getting ready to graduate (3rd year and 4th year) and recent graduates are facing an ever-growing challenge of finding jobs. This issue is not limited to one university or one city. Starting your own business and becoming your own boss sounds...

Startup Pakistan Cohort 7

Startup Pakistan Cohort 7

University students getting ready to graduate (3rd year and 4th year) and recent graduates are facing an ever-growing challenge of finding jobs. This issue is not limited to one university or one city. Starting your own business and becoming your own boss sounds...

Startup Pakistan Cohort 7

Startup Pakistan Cohort 7

University students getting ready to graduate (3rd year and 4th year) and recent graduates are facing an ever-growing challenge of finding jobs. This issue is not limited to one university or one city. Starting your own business and becoming your own boss sounds...

Startup Pakistan Cohort 7

Startup Pakistan Cohort 7

University students getting ready to graduate (3rd year and 4th year) and recent graduates are facing an ever-growing challenge of finding jobs. This issue is not limited to one university or one city. Starting your own business and becoming your own boss sounds...

Startup Pakistan Cohort 7

Startup Pakistan Cohort 7

University students getting ready to graduate (3rd year and 4th year) and recent graduates are facing an ever-growing challenge of finding jobs. This issue is not limited to one university or one city. Starting your own business and becoming your own boss sounds...

Startup Pakistan Cohort 7

Startup Pakistan Cohort 7

University students getting ready to graduate (3rd year and 4th year) and recent graduates are facing an ever-growing challenge of finding jobs. This issue is not limited to one university or one city. Starting your own business and becoming your own boss sounds...

Result of All Passed Students of Pilot Cohort

Name Percentage Institution Name Abbas Ahmad 70 Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan Abbas Khan 70 Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan Abdul Wakeel 60 Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan Abdullah 60 Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan Abdullah Bin Saif 60 Abdul Wali Khan...

Equity Crowdfunding – Step by Step guide

Equity Crowdfunding – Step by Step guide

Equity Crowdfunding Check List for Legal Compliance in the United States We are in the process of launching our first crowdfunding campaign for IdeaGist Blockchain Incubator and our team was tasked to investigate the complex process of legal compliance. Here is our...

Minnesota Startup Ecosystem – We have a problem

Minnesota Startup Ecosystem – We have a problem

Minnesota generates 220 startups per 100K of the population, which is 80% above the national average of 140 startups per 100K. We are very innovative and there seems to be no shortage of ideas. Unfortunately, if we look at the results from SBA, we see that...

How to protect yourself from the Idea Thief?

How to protect yourself from the Idea Thief?

They’re out there. You know who… the idea bogeymen (and bogeywomen) - Just waiting to steal your ideas. That’s why you wrap up your brilliant, world-changing idea and stuff it to the back of your brain. Or you try and work on it in secret. Without anyone...

A New Currency for your Ideas: GIST-Points

A New Currency for your Ideas: GIST-Points

IdeaGist Gist Points How many times has a colleague or fellow entrepreneur reviewed a project you're developing, contributed to your brainstorming sessions, or even provided their own blood, sweat, and tears to help you grow a business or product? How often have they...

10 skills that are essential for every entrepreneur to learn

10 skills that are essential for every entrepreneur to learn

To help young entrepreneurs, IdeaGist has developed a self-paced training program that anyone can take for free. This training program will help you in getting a better understanding of the practical work that you will need to do along the way. To be successful in...