A assorted collection of pearls of wisdom from different genres.

Revisiting Intrapreneuring

December 11, 2016 Poornima Laxmeshwar 0

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 […]

Patek Philippe: The Family Business Par Excellence

December 7, 2016 Poornima Laxmeshwar 0

Last month, a full page advertisement of the Swiss watch maker Patek Philippe in the Financial Times of London attracted my attention for its distinctive style of communicating the company uniqueness. The caption of the advertisement read  “……..The self-imposed standards of our Family Owned watch company are exemplified by the complexity of […]

Elon Musk : The 3D Visionary Superman

November 25, 2016 Poornima Laxmeshwar 0

Who is Elon Musk? Elon Musk hails from South Africa where he spent his childhood, with a difficult situation at home and very hostile environment at school. He migrated to Canada and finally landed up in US – the country that offers ever encouraging, supportive and stimulating eco-system for enterprise […]

Are Angel investors adding value to startups?

November 10, 2016 Poornima Laxmeshwar 0

It is a strange thought but contrary to the belief that for a start-up, an Angel comes up with the most desired fund sometimes can also be a roadblock for a start-up’s growth. I was recently conversing with a senior professional from one of the reputed venture capital firms in […]

Surgical Strikes-need of the hour for Startups!

October 24, 2016 Poornima Laxmeshwar 0

Within the startup eco-system, there is a buzz word which is “funding”.  Only selected few start-ups were able to attract funding for their ventures in 2016 as compared to 2015. The question is how startups can do a surgical strike to attract the funding from the investors? Here are few […]

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