Why people take to starting a business

The number of people starting their business has increased significantly in the last few years. The most common reason for starting a business is identification of a business opportunity. There are also a range of other factors which may encourage an individual to set up their own business Financial reward for entrepreneurship The opportunity to […]

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Coping strategy for start-ups

Startup founders are often stressed and anxious .This is often because of a common perception of a ‘startup’ being a miracle worker, who innovates and is naturally focussed and hardworking. The unseen pressure creates inner conflict and sometimes mental illness. Founders, start-ups and the whole community need to prioritise mental wellness and signal on sustainable […]

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Startups in 2019

With a number of Unicorns and ‘Soonicorns’ that have emerged in the year 2018, startup’s  began showing signs of maturity. Indian startups raised $12.68 billion in equity funding plus $1.14 billion in debt financing in 2018 across a total of 864 deals. The newsmakers include Flipkart, Ola, Big Basket, Udayan, Sharechat, Swiggy, Zomato, Curefit, Policy […]

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STARTUP

2017 has been witness to several downturns in India’s entrepreneurial ecosystem. While it is important to have a good idea but along with the idea, core domain expertise has become equally important. Gone are the days when anyone with an IIT degree or consulting experience and a good idea could raise capital early-stage funding rounds. […]

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