A common idea that plagues the startup company’s founders quite often can be captured in one sentence. ‘If you build it well, they will come’. But after building a prototype, the final product is built on this assumption and the business is launched, they usually get a rude shock. The […]
The year 2016 not being an extraordinary one for startups, however turned out not to be so bad for women entrepreneurs. 29 women-led companies feature on the list of 2016’s 822 pre-Series A rounds. In terms of numbers, this shows that three percent of funding went to solo women founders […]
That was in late 1980 s. I had accidentally come across a book with shinING silvery blue cover titled ‘Intrapreneuring’, authored by Gifford Pinchot III. I was indeed impressed to read it and used some of its content while drafting a special session on the subject as part of a […]
We all agree on the fact that demonetisation has been pinching several lower business class where cash and carry is the way out. It has been one month since the entire nation was levied with the note ban. The announcement, which banned the currency from the midnight of November 8, […]
In Conservative India, This Startup Hawks Edible Body Paint and Lingerie The Indian e-commerce startup That’s Personal touts financial metrics venture capitalists typically salivate over: a consistent doubling of annual sales, gross margins exceeding 50 percent, low customer acquisition costs and strong repeat traffic. Yet not a single big-name investor […]
Here is an interesting infographic that explains startup funding options.
Having a mentor for a startup is a long term investment. If you are serious about your business and need an expert advice from a third dimension then there is nothing like having a mentor to do the task for you. However, having a good mentor is what makes the […]