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Braving the Pandemic: Feel22’s Roller Coaster Ride

Last week we shared with you an update from Ecomz, the Lebanese award-winning eCommerce platform that has been jockeying to keep up with demand driven by the Covid-19 outbreak. This week we are bringing you insight from another TIP alumnus, beauty products ecommerce website Feel22, on how they’re navigating the storm. “The last 6 months
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Success Stories: Ecomz’ Overnight Success Amid the Pandemic

The Covid-19 pandemic has sent a devastating economic shockwave around the globe, forcing entire industries to a standstill, stock markets to fall, and unemployment to soar. But even a recession can present opportunities for businesses to thrive and prosper, provided that they possess courage, foresight, and ingenuity. Take the award-winning eCommerce platform, and TIP cycle
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How the World Will Change

From changes to our daily routines to a possible global rebalancing of power, our world will forever be changed by the coronavirus pandemic. After many sleepless nights spent scouring the web for opinions and predictions, here are 3 trends experts believe will fundamentally affect the digital world. Regulatory Barriers be Gone It’s crunch time for
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Crunch Time: 5 Emergency Steps to Weather the Recession

The average duration of a recession has dropped from one and a half years to 11 months in recent decades. While this is a favorable development in itself, there is one important consideration at play here: according to CB Insights, the median duration between funding rounds for tech companies is 12 months for Seed to
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A Friend in Need: Touch’s ‘Crisis Management’-Themed Cycle is Open for Applications

Decreasing sales, a weakened balance sheet, shrinking cash flow reserves, a dwindling valuation, and, god forbid, closure. Unfortunately, these are some of the often inescapable eventualities that even well-performing businesses will have to deal with during periods of economic downturn. So what does this mean for up and coming entrepreneurs? The first question that naturally
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Applications Open for Fourth Cycle!

The first corporate accelerator program in Lebanon, the Touch Innovation Program (TIP) is calling all entrepreneurs to apply for the upcoming 4th cycle for a chance to join and grow with the support of the Touch team. Through its three cycles, the program has selected 19 innovative startups from 109 applications. Every six months, 6-7
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