Startup Balkans

Entrepreneurial Support Organizations – how many do we really need?

There are enough ESO in your city to satisfy the needs and demands of startups? The answer is simple: Yes. Sometimes, we even have more than we need.

Giving back to the community

How to give back to your community? Betina shares a few interesting examples from members of Women Entrepreneurs Kosovo and Founder Network Kosovo.

Talk to a lawyer and accountant early on

Service providers, such as accountants and lawyers, are unfamiliar with startups and vice versa. So how to change that and make them collaborate successfully in the Balkans?

We need more mentors, not more advisers!

Startups in your city are primarily supported by advisers (consultants), not by mentors—TRUE or FALSE? For healthy startup ecosystem, we need both.

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What is Startup Balkans?

Why is Balkan the most exciting place for entrepreneurs in the world right now?

You will find out in our columns written by the most active actors in the Balkans entrepreneurial scene.
Here, we share subjective analysis, personal points of view, trends noticed by our contributors,
individual overviews, and subjective perceptions of the Balkan entrepreneurial reality around us.
You will read honest opinions, clear analysis, and unbiased articles here.

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