Working to Live vs Living to Work
We’ve all had our fair share of the typical 9-to-5 work week. Up early to beat the morning rush, powering through barely-necessary meetings, making valiant attempts to multi-task, dodging intern...
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Heroes and How They Shape Us
The people you look up to are a key feature of life. When we were younger, all of us typically had one super cool uncle, aunt or family member. Whether they were the charming one, drove a sweet car or...
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The $4 Million Deck
I’ve been meaning to share our Series A deck for a while. This is one minor version up from the deck that we used to raise $4 million in our first external funding round late last year. It went ...
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A Marketplace Rises
A little over a year ago we re-positioned JadoPado as a marketplace, swivelling to a technology business that happens to be doing e-commerce versus an e-commerce player that knows their technology. Fr...
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Booster Engine Cut Off
We’re incredibly excited to announce that BECO Capital has lead our first external round of investment. We’re calling it a Series A, but given the capital that al bogari Holdings has alrea...
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The 2014 Edition: Online Payments in the UAE
On the back of another how to set up an e-commerce business in Dubai over on the JadoPado Forums that turned into a discussion on payments (we always end up here!) I wrote a bit of a mega response and...
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JadoPado’s response to the Heartbleed bug
We found out about the Heartbleed bug on the 8th of April at 1000 (GMT + 4) and pushed out a fix to all our affected environments by 1300, less than 12 hours after the bug was announced. We also updat...
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