Tricks to Write an Effective Business Plan

The one thing that i’m personally scared of will be to sit down and make a business plan. There is this inner hassle too. What if things don’t match up? And what are those scary numbers and projections? I was

10 Ways You’re Wrong About Creativity Could Destroy You.

When someone identifies themselves as creative, or tells you that their biggest strength is their creativity, you instantly feel a certain level of respect for them. They’re creative! They take the world and everything in it and have the ability

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

Quotes That Inspire The Nocturnal Psychedelic Entrepreneurs!

While the majority of the world operates on a 9–5 schedule or even earlier, early birds often shake their heads at late-risers, who seem to miss all the important action of the day. Breaking news, banking hours and even our

For the Wannapreneurs who think “Grass is Greener on the Other Side” — Resist before you find your greener side!

I am a co-founder of a handful of companies that have now started, now showing good results in their respective segments. But tell you what, startup businesses have their own sweet struggles & challenges, sometimes it can be quite difficult,

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

Trying To Become Great At What You Do?

Trying To Become Great At What You Do? Here’s What Might Be Blinding You. One of the most common things I see people get caught up in, when exploring any subject in detail, is the following: They’ll get obsessive about

Shark Books for Shark Entrepreneurs!

Shark Tank is an American reality television series that premiered August 9, 2009, on ABC. The show is a franchise of the international format Dragons’ Den, which originated in Japan in 2001. Shark Tank shows aspiring entrepreneur — contestants make

Your Startup Is About To Fail ~ Slideshare

Sometimes you think you are on the right path and everything is going smoothly… then out of nowhere, an unexpected obstacle stares you right in the eye. What do you do? Below are some early warning signs that you might

Is Your Startup Obsession Like Having A “New Girlfriend” Syndrome?

When I quit Edelweiss Capital to start my startup business, many people including friends & family were very excited as well as nervous about my new business and how I will be doing something new — “Be my own boss”, making my

You Should Stop Looking for Venture Capital

We want what we can’t have. And yet it can be argued that your chances of success are greater if you stop looking for VC money and focus your energy on bootstrapping your business and attracting customers. Sharing a Slideshare

Fear Of Change Vs Career Opportunity — Is This Bump Worth A Jump?

Beep, beep, beep!!! Your morning alarm blubbers you out of your dream filled sleep and let you know that it is MONDAY. Those blissful moments of your warm bed shatters your mood as you remember about the pile load of

Hey Mr. Entrepreneur; That’s Okay To Be Called Wacky!

Recently I asked a fellow member at the party, a budding entrepreneur, just what it makes them so passionate about their work. Not just him, I have few in my circles who are successful business owners and have repeated the

Harsh Business Lessons You Don’t Want to Learn the Hard Way

You can learn these precepts the way most people do — by getting them wrong and setting yourself back. But it doesn’t have to be that way. And the more quickly you pick them up, the more successful you can be. Much

Things I’d do differently next time around if I was to start another company

I love reading blogs by founders who try to give back and share what they’ve learned building their companies, so today I’ll try and do the same. When I look back over the last 15 years building 4 different companies

Shri Ram College of Commerce sets up incubator for startups

One of the top colleges in India Shri Ram College of Commerce has set up a first-of-its-kind incubator for students to help them set up their own startups. According to Economic Times, Delhi University college is also tweaking its policies

How Two Non-Technical Cofounders Grew & Sold Their Startup for Millions

The Hair of the Dog is a sports bar located in the Lower East Side of Manhattan. Like most sports bars in New York, it has an ungodly number of televisions, a beer pong table and 3.5 stars on Yelp.

SRCC to set up a incubation centre to foster the spirit of entrepreneurship among students

SRCC will soon become the first undergraduate commerce college in India to set up a centre for startups. The operational cost of Centre for Innovation, Incubation and Entrepreneurship will be borne by Niti Aayog and other government agencies. Initial funding

Govt unveils startup policy to promote sustainable entrepreneurship in Rajasthan

Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje today released the state’s first startup policy to promote sustainable entrepreneurship in the state. Raje unveiled the policy during the inauguration of the two-day national level ‘Rajasthan Startup fest 2015’ in Sitapura area, where she

Things to consider before starting a startup

Becoming an entrepreneur can be an exciting time in anyone’s life. The realization of personal aspirations, and putting ideas into practice drives many of us to starting a business. The potential for financial reward also works as a key motivator,

Ways to win over your employees

Whether you think great managers are born, or made, it’s accepted that they share a number of common attributes – qualities that aren’t always evident in others. It takes special people to lead the way; highly skilled, organised and experienced

India needs 10,000 more angel investors to build a thriving startup ecosystem

Only a very few aspiring entrepreneurs from among 1000s are able to convert their ideas into a business.  And one of the key reasons for this is the lack of access to capital that is required to start something new.

After PM, Now our President Pranab Mukherjee asks young technologists to promote entrepreneurship

Citing the government’s ‘start-up India, stand-up India’ campaign, President Pranab Mukherjee today asked young technologists to become entrepreneurs and create job opportunities for the people. The government has initiated the ‘start-up India, stand up India’ campaign to promote financing for