IMPACT WEEK: A training programme on Design Thinking for Youths /Entrepreneurs /Aspiring Entrepreneurs

 In collaboration with German Design Thinking Impact Team organised a programme “Impact Week” at IIE Guwahati in December, 2018. The programme was organised by a group of professionals from across the globe. The Impact Week provided a platform for entrepreneurship talents, ideas, expertise and business models. The aim of the programme was to promote innovation […]

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COVID 19 and opportunities for start-ups in Skill Development

The COVID 19 Pandemic and the lockdown represent an unprecedented challenge for skill development institutions. The current situation is affecting learning at all levels but especially skill programmes which are imparted through classrooms/labs and through experiential learning. With 62% of India’s population in the working age group (15-59 years) and more than 54% of the […]

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About QuickFix – a startup from Guwahati

While mentoring start-ups, came across an a interesting start-up from Guwahati -‘Quick Fix’ , which is a demand service aggregation platform. Sharing this story because his strategy of market penetration has important lessons for start-ups. Mukul Barman’s bootstrapped startup ‘Quick Fix’ had to go through the initial hiccups of deciding on the target market, zeroing […]

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