Speak Startup – 13 must-know words for new entrepreneurs

When you first enter into the world of entrepreneurship as a startup, you might be overwhelmed by the amount of vocabulary used in the industry. This can be especially so in Cambodian’s emerging startup scene, where more people are coming forward with great ideas for businesses.

You might have heard some of the most common terms being spoken over and over again, like “angel investors”, or “accelerators” and “incubators”. So if you are new to the startup scene and previously did not understand what these terms meant, fret not, for we are here to help you with our nifty infographic below! Check out some of the most common words that are used in the startup industry amongst entrepreneurs, investors, and sponsors alike!

The list is not exhaustive, so if you come across any other common startup terms, feel free to comment below! It’s always great to expand your vocabulary in the startup scene. The next time someone comes up to you and talks to you about Vertical or Horizontal markets, you’ll finally know what it means!

Now that you’ve understood the basic terms, check out how to be a successful startup in our other infographic here!