Business, Pakistan

The Rise and Fall of Startups in Pakistan: Lessons and Future Prospects

In the ever-evolving landscape of Pakistani startups, recent events have cast a shadow on the future of many promising ventures. The impending closure of Cheetay and the massive layoffs at Dastgyr have raised critical questions about the sustainability and strategic planning of startups in Pakistan. As someone deeply involved in empowering change through technology and innovation, I’ve observed a pattern in these developments. Many startups, including the ones emerging from national incubation centers, have struggled to transition from a nascent stage to becoming ma

Blogs, Business, Project Management

Breaking Down the Myths of Project Management: Why Experience Isn’t Everything

 As businesses in South Asia continue to grow and expand, the need for effective project management becomes increasingly important. However, there are a number of myths surrounding project management that can hinder success. In this article, we will debunk two of the most common myths and provide relevant scenarios that show the importance of acquiring the necessary skills and tools to become an effective project manager.Myth 1: Only people with a lot of experience within an organisation can manage projects successfully.In many organisations in South Asia, it is common