and Canadian operations, became intrigued with a dot-com start-up
after the two founders asked him to review their business plan and make recommendations.
The company's clients include Forbes Global-2000 companies, international IT software development companies and dot-com start-ups
THERE'S still money to be made from the internet, despite the gloomy economic situation and dot-com start-ups
losing their lustre.
Instead of taking over or transforming traditional business, it seems that smaller dot-com start-ups
will have to find their own well-defined niches in the market.
Successful dot-com start-ups
could become takeover targets as the ASP market continues to mature.
While the dot-com start-ups
fight for a piece of the online insurance pie, traditional insurance companies will use their established brand names and capital to grab their share.
This is especially attractive for dot-com start-ups
, which are being more frugal with cash.
and organizations entering into internet ventures for agribusiness are unique clients requiring specialized approaches.
But their mania to fund dot-com start-ups
may have blinded them from financing an industry many believe is about to explode: "green businesses," or environmental friendly companies.
To make the best personal decision about the kind of Internet company to join--or whether to,join one at all--CPAs should think about whether they would be comfortable working in the chaotic atmosphere that prevails at most dot-com start-ups
Not only are the dot-com start-ups
arriving at the Licensing Show armed to the teeth with technological innovation, but LIMA has reported a jump in membership.
In 2000, e-market makers in Asia/Pacific will be targeted for direct investment from commercial banks and venture capital funds expanding their e-business portfolios from the narrow focus on dot-com start-ups
seen in the region to date.