March 8, 2017 Badri Narayanan VS

We have seen that nobody really cares for you unless you are able to connect your offering with them and their lives. That is a great place to start but we need to move ahead. The next big question is “Whom do you want to serve?” Many startups (and some established businesses…

February 28, 2017 Salma Moosa

Its exactly 2 days ahead of the day, 4 years back; I started a meet-up group in Bangalore, “Startups Club” and organised the first meeting at a coffee shop, which then existed in Koramangala, Mr. Beans. I had no clue of the word “Community”. I did not think the word existed…

February 20, 2017 Vivek Srinivasan

I meet so many entrepreneurs regularly and talk to them about, how their business is doing. I am often confronted with entrepreneurs who think things will change once they make that big launch, or a major change to their product.  Invariably they are always wrong. Whenever I hear this reasoning…

December 19, 2016 Salma Moosa

Startups, founders, passion, need for perfection, the wish to just know every thing that happens in your startup and just make it a bit more perfect, the final touch. We all understand this, right? All of us who started from a problem, set out to solve and today are making…

December 17, 2016 Vivek Srinivasan

In India we have the habit of choosing short-cuts to doing things which we like to call ‘Jugaad’. Unfortunately, the word has been misconstrued to mean resourceful and has been promoted as the right way to doing thing. Jugaad is an inefficient way of doing something and in the long…

November 23, 2016 Khuzema Siam

How to build a great team – 101 Are you running your business  with stress or bliss? This can be answered by evaluating the manner your  team has been built. You could be a jack of all trades still, running a business with an incompetent team can be really painful….

November 3, 2016 Vivek Srinivasan

You often tend to realise things when you look at them from another point of view. Travelling abroad gives us the perfect opportunity to look at things from another point of view. I was staying at an Airbnb apartment in Paris a couple of weeks back. I was washing vessels…

October 28, 2016 Khuzema Siam

We have been interacting with computers and getting information in return for quite some time, that fundamental nature hasn’t changed, what has evolved is the package in which it is delivered. As  the traditional app services appear to be on the verge of extinction ,the bots , better said intelligent…

October 27, 2016 Nikhil Srinivas 1Comment

Despite being the second most populous and the seventh largest country in the world, we still lack in adequate food production and seem incapable of feeding the populace. Poor supply chain management and inadequate infrastructural facilities are making the lives of people who live below the poverty line miserable. This…