Things To Remember When You’re Starting Up
5 Things To Remember When You’re Starting Up

During the early days of Crowdfire, someone with prior experience helped, guided and connected me with the right people without expecting anything in return. This inspired me to contribute to the community and help out budding entrepreneurs in the hope

8 Steps To Convert Your Business Idea Into A Winning One

Look around and you will see a lot of start-ups struggling to remain afloat. They were launched with a lot of promise and fanfare but face the prospect of closure after 2 to 3 years. What are the reasons behind

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Be Like Deadpool: invaluable start-up lessons from Deadpool

Can an entrepreneur just watch a movie without thinking of start-ups? Probably not. Deadpool is a total laugh riot and its garrulous humour is meant to, and bound to entertain – but if you watch it with a keen entrepreneurial

7 Most Effective Ways To Think Like An Entrepreneur

Entrepreneurs are a curious bunch of innovators, who are self-reliant and focused. They are constantly mastering their own craft and developing their own niche. They do the same things differently, act differently and dare to think beyond the surface. A

10 Tips to Help You Become More Accountable and Responsible in Your Organization

The success of any team or organization depends on a number of factors. One of the key factors driving the success of organizations is accountability. Accountability means that every individual can take responsibility in his or her respective areas of

This is the Biggest Mistake a Young Entrepreneur Can Make

A common question I get all the time: what is the biggest mistake young entrepreneurs are making? They’re building businesses that only work during the best-case market scenarios. Let me back up and explain a bit. Also Read: How to

4 Things Entrepreneurs Should Do Before Meeting Investors

Investor meetings must never be taken lightly. Following certain steps will ensure that the end result of the meeting is feasible.  Meeting investors have to be a mutually beneficial gathering where both the parties see some value. Once you have

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Business Principles That You Can Follow Forever

Some business tenets tend to come and go. A company I worked for started a number of “game-changing” transformational programs only to quickly airbrush them out of our corporate history like a disgraced Politburo member so we could start yet

10 Killer Productivity Advice By Happening Young Entrepreneurs

Being a successful entrepreneur take more than vision. It requires continuous efforts, even at times when you don’t want to work or not motivated enough. Productivity is a process that involves a combination of planning and executing the task with

5 common traits of successful entrepreneurs

While every individual is unique, I have observed that there are a few traits that all successful entrepreneurs possess in common, irrespective of any demographic or geographical differences or the domain they are catering to. It’s these traits that make

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5 Business Tips to Go From Startup to Grownup

Look, whether you’re excited about your brand new startup or you’re starting to lose excitement from objections, conflict, lost revenue or a bad business plan — none of that matters. The reality is you can’t grow your startup to a

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Dear Entrepreneur, are you after a quick-fix, mirage, sweat or goldmine?

I met an interesting young man at the airport lounge the other day. A startup entrepreneur, he was flying to the UK to explore a potential partnership with a Healthcare Services Major. He had developed a novel patent-pending healthcare technology

10 Killer Productivity Advice By Happening Young Entrepreneurs
10 Killer Productivity Advice By Happening Young Entrepreneurs

Being a successful entrepreneur takes more than vision. It requires continuous efforts, even at times when you don’t want to work or not motivated enough. Productivity is a process that involves a combination of planning and executing the task with

This is How you Will Kill Your Startup Without this One Key Element
This is How you Will Kill Your Startup Without this One Key Element

The thing that frustrates me the most about people dishing out advice is the lack of context that advice is given with. With startups, the sensitivity of how applicable a piece of advice is extremely volatile to the situation you’re

You Might be an Entrepreneur if … 7 unexpected signs that you’re meant for the startup life

I’ve been thinking about a “You might be an entrepreneur” routine — in other words, slightly unexpected signs you’ve got what it takes to go through the thrilling, punishing, life-changing experience of starting your own company. Yes, you’ve got to

5 Things To Remember When You’re Starting Up

During the early days of Crowdfire, someone with prior experience helped, guided and connected me with the right people without expecting anything in return. This inspired me to contribute to the community and help out budding entrepreneurs in the hope

The most important piece of advice for folks starting their careers

1) THE MOST IMPORTANT PIECE OF ADVICE I CAN GIVE FOLKS STARTING OUT: BE GREAT AT AN IMPORTANT SKILL. The important skills in the world right now include: a. sales b. coding c. product design d. growth e. design f.

4 Things Entrepreneurs Should Do Before Meeting Investors

Investor meetings must never be taken lightly. Following certain steps will ensure that the end result of the meeting is feasible.  Meeting investors have to be a mutually beneficial gathering where both the parties see some value. Once you have

7 Most Effective Ways To Think Like An Entrepreneur

Entrepreneurs are a curious bunch of innovators, who are self-reliant and focused. They are constantly mastering their own craft and developing their own niche. They do the same things differently, act differently and dare to think beyond the surface. A

12 Movies Every Entrepreneur Needs to Watch

Movies… they make us laugh, they make us cry. Sometimes they inspire the heck out of us. Grab yourself a bucket of popcorn, turn down the lights, and take a break from building your empire… Citizen Kane (1941) Chronicling the

This is the Biggest Mistake a Young Entrepreneur Can Make

A common question I get all the time: what is the biggest mistake young entrepreneurs are making? They’re building businesses that only work during the best-case market scenarios. Let me back up and explain a bit. There are also so

Be Like Deadpool: invaluable start-up lessons from Deadpool

Can an entrepreneur just watch a movie without thinking of start-ups? Probably not. Deadpool is a total laugh riot and its garrulous humour is meant to, and bound to entertain – but if you watch it with a keen entrepreneurial

Exceptional Qualities Of Business Professionals That Make Them Successful

A person becomes can only become a successful person when he/she is known by the traits he/she bears. Exceptional business professionals are rare to see, they overcome the challenges by developing the wisdom needed to surmount the stress, traumas and

Check Out What Type of Entrepreneur Are You? (Infographic)

Do you see yourself as an innovator, a world changer, or an opportunist? Maybe you’re not quite so specialized, and prefer “jack of all trades,” or prefer to keep on your toes as a serial entrepreneur. Or are you just

Business Principles That You Can Follow Forever

Some business tenets tend to come and go. A company I worked for started a number of “game-changing” transformational programs only to quickly airbrush them out of our corporate history like a disgraced Politburo member so we could start yet

I asked my four friends who happen to be entrepreneurs to share their favorite business read. Here’s what i got!

As a startup entrepreneur, it’s impossible to find the time to read the bevvy of books published each month on startup, entrepreneurship, business & leadership. A startup entrepreneur is busy running his/her own business — or an excited wantrepreneur is

Normal Success v/s Entrepreneurial Success

Success is a difficult thing to be measured. When it comes to business, what matters most is the quantitative success. Getting high numbers counts for the business to prosper. In reality, no one can define success in definitive terms. The

The 7 Must Read Books that have to be in the Shelves of Budding Entrepreneurs!

Running your own business is the new cool. With increasing young guns venturing into the mean and competitive space, world is now seeing the new era of business tycoons who have barely touched their 30’s. Few of these entrepreneurs have

How We Built a Tech Startup Without Tech

Mark Zuckerberg had a programming tutor at age 11. Bill Gates was excused from Math class at age 13 so he could write code. I learned what HTML stood for after I graduated college. As an aspiring entrepreneur, I felt

This Is The Greatest Time To Start A Business.

People are pessimists. As a rule we’re all pretty negative, and we get off on thinking about how bad everything is, and how much better it used to be. I’ll bet it goes all the way back to a bunch

25 Awesome Must Read Books for Startup Entrepreneurs!

“If you just work on stuff that you like and you’re passionate about, you don’t have to have a master plan with how things will play out.” — Mark Zuckerberg, founder of Facebook. No one ever said it was easy

5 Questions you need to nail if you want your Startup to raise funding

Sometimes knowing the right questions is more important than having all the answers. In a startup environment, this would form the fundamental reason for your existence. When it comes to funding, how would one determine whether the criteria of getting

If no business plan works out as planned, why do investors insist on a business plan?

A business plan is nothing but a plan for your business. It is an articulation of your vision on how the future will play out. A business plan also articulates how the start-up proposes to go from point A to

For God Sake Please Read This Before You Name Your Startup

Let’s be honest, branding your startup is the most exciting yet a tough part when launching a new start-up. You get to name your baby exactly how you want it – for that you don’t want to take anyone’s opinion

Small Improvements That Can Transform Your Professional Life

If you don’t work in manufacturing – which is very likely since less than 9% of U.S. jobs are in the manufacturing sector – then you probably think continuous improvement has nothing to do with you. And you would be wrong.

How Multitasking is Killing Your Brain – You will be surprised

Many people believe themselves to be multitasking masters, but could it all be in their heads? Our brains weren’t built to multitask. Our brains are designed to focus on one thing at a time, and bombarding them with information only

Building a startup in Koramangala

The pin code 560034 is popular among India’s startup scene. I am also one of them got attracted towards it. While there are so many success stories that we hear, there are multiple unsung stories will go without noticed whether

Stop trying to make everyone in your team an entrepreneur.

To start a new business is really tough. Right from getting right people onboard to bring in revenue to brand awareness everything is time taking, frustrating and trying your patience. But once your new business gets beyond the initial start-up

Roadblocks That Every Startup Entrepreneur Faces

Having an opportunity to sit down with the young entrepreneurs and hear their stories about their challenges and how they overcome their roadblocks was overwhelming. If you are a young entrepreneur and running a business, it is like you have

I have a feeling that my next big unicorn idea will be stolen!

Well, everybody at some point of time get this feeling and it is absolutely normal. Why “NORMAL” because it is genuine feeling that comes but if you are every now and then fussy about it than there is definitely more

5 common traits of successful entrepreneurs

While every individual is unique, I have observed that there are a few traits that all successful entrepreneurs possess in common, irrespective of any demographic or geographical differences or the domain they are catering to. It’s these traits that make

The critical Do’s and Don’ts for a Founding Team

Single-founder start-ups are generally a recipe for disaster, since there are just too many aspects of a new disruptive business which can’t be handled by an individual. So it goes without saying that if you want to set up a

How Your Job Can Prepare You for the Amazing Journey of Entrepreneurship – Infographic

Do you long to be an entrepreneur? Of course you do. Your own rules, flexible working hours, people working for you, and no office politics. Plus you get to do what you want to every day. When you tell others

You can be an entrepreneur too

Entrepreneurism is not only about starting a new business. It is more about the personality traits that helps you living your dreams and sketching them in real to make a business. Anyone who has those personality is doing entrepreneurship in

Tired of Long Meetings? Make Some Important Changes!!

If you are an entrepreneur, long meetings are a given. They come as a package deal while training the team or liaising with clients. Extended meetings can completely drain you out, especially when it is a daily affair. It becomes

How these two spiritual books changed my way to do business

I’m working a lot on myself to accomplish seven main things: Become more self-aware, find what my true values are. Do what makes me happy everyday. Act with integrity in all circumstances. Build trust with people. Reduce suffering from stress

Say no to absent fathers, yes to paternity leaves!

In November 2015, Facebook Founder & CEO Mark Zuckerberg posted his paternity leave plans. The news was received enthusiastically and immediately garnered more than 300,000 encouraging likes, over 15,000 appreciative comments and media attention. Definitely a step in the right

The start-up world is out of tune, let’s fix it together

I’m nostalgic of the time where our best minds were using their energy for things that really matter. I’m nostalgic of the time Silicon Valley was focusing on innovations for biotech, space operations and microprocessors. Of the time brilliant people

Five Mistakes New E Commerce Sites Should NEVER Do!

E Commerce has already taken over the way world functions. Everything can be bought and sold online now, thanks to the local online outreach that many businesses have these days. If you are planning on starting an E Commerce business,