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How to Raise Funding

June 2, 2016

Start-ups and SMEs have flourished in recent years around the world and have been recognized as key drivers of job creation and economic development. They have also become a priority for policymakers in the MENA region who see SMEs as key to solving the region’s economic and social problems through improving competitiveness, raising incomes, and […]

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Sales Forcasting

April 26, 2016

Sales forecasting is a crucial skill set for any start-up’s arsenal. In this week’s post, we examine the processes and assumptions behind forecasting. Sales forecasting, or the projection of achievable sales revenue, is often an intricate and multi-staged process. For larger and more established companies, forecasting is based on statistical methods that rely heavily on historical data. For […]

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  • Entreprenuership
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Women in Business: Paving the Way and Reaping the Rewards

April 5, 2016

With entrepreneurship skyrocketing in Egypt, and the recent celebration of International Women’s Day on March 8th, we take a quick look at the current landscape and our very own female founders. The higher echelons of the global business community have long been dominated by men. According to Fortune magazine, there will be only 21 female […]

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  • Bookra
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The Pyramid Model – Part 2

March 6, 2016

Success – that illusive final goal post that all entrepreneurs dream of. But here at 138 Pyramids, we define it as one stage in our journey. As discussed in our previous post, the Pyramids Model is comprised of five carefully curated stages that see a start-up from its existence until the seldom discussed, but albeit […]

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  • Exit
  • Growth
  • Neveen El Tahri
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  • Startups
  • Success
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Localizing Entrepreneurship

January 31, 2016

Egypt is witnessing a rebirth. This rebirth, however, may not garner enough international headlines or the object of sensationalism by the press. This youth-driven rebirth is one of creativity, innovation, and advancement. The rebirth we speak of is that of entrepreneurship. Cairo is fast becoming the epicenter of an entrepreneurial revolution in the Middle East. With […]

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  • Egypt
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Happy New Year!

January 14, 2016

2016 commences with emphasis on SME’s!! Finally, everyone is recognizing and not just talking about SME support but President Sisi, CBE Governor Tarek Amer and many others are obliging institutions to enforce the support. This is Neveen El Tahri’s and Delta Inspire’s team (Ismail Sarwat, Yasmine Nassar, Sara Samir et al.) first blog -which we […]

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  • Ecosystem
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  • Neveen El Tahri
  • Pyramids
  • SMEs
  • Startups
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