September 15, 2017 Salma Moosa 1Comment

“After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many hills to climb” – Nelson Mandela As a founder of Startups Club, a community driven company, I have been at the centre of 1000s of communications exchanged on hourly basis across cities. These communications are between members and…

August 27, 2017 Salma Moosa

Entrepreneurs often write to me; through mails, through messages, through Facebook & LinkedIn. They ask me, “what happened?”, after I blog about certain things. If I write about my failures, they ask me to write about how I overcame my debts. If I write about my startup story, they ask me…

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….

July 26, 2016 Vivek Srinivasan

I have always maintained that starting a startup is like cooking a dish, whose recipe you do not know. (I have described in greater detail in my earlier posts why the recipe is not known here and here.) It takes great ingredients to make a great dish. In business, these ingredients…

July 12, 2016 Mahesh Bhalla

Over the years I have met with scores of people looking to do their own ‘start-up’. Almost without exception, these have been well meaning youngsters, passionate about their idea. And over time, I watched a number of them make the same mistaken assumptions. I am capturing here the Top 9…