Covid19 Pandemic and Tourism Industry in Assam

The Covid 19 Pandemic could lead to a crippling blow to the Indian travel and tourism industry, impacting all its geographical segments –inbound, outbound and domestic and almost all tourism verticals –leisure, adventure, spiritual, heritage, corporate and niche segments. The whole tourism value chain across hotels, travel agents, tour operators, destinations, restaurants, family entertainment venues […]

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Startup—the qualities needed and the nuances

The question often comes to our mind how serial entrepreneurs are able to do so much. There is always different something different about people who are able to start a business, make it successful ,then pivot it to something entirely new and be just as successful all over again. Success of an entrepreneur often depends […]

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The Game of Startups: Lessons from ‘Game of Thrones’

Startup has become a buzzword today. Until March 2018, Department of Industrial Policy and promotion (DIPP) had 9000 registered start-ups .Beyond the registered number, it would be signifificantly larger.The trend today is to discuss more about start-ups  then about stock markets.News is more about Walmart acquiring Flipkart, battle between Ola and Uber etc.India today has […]

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Entrepreneur characteristics that can kill a startup

Starting a business is tough work. There are countless obstacles that stand in the way of enabling aspiring entrepreneurs to fulfil his/her entrepreneurial dream. Some deadly characteristics that one needs to avoid. Laziness: There is absolutely no room for laziness in entrepreneurship. There is no one else who will pick up the slack. Ofcourse, when […]

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Design Thinking – It’s Five Stages

Stanford’s Hasso-Plattner Institute of Design describes Design Thinking as a five-stage process. These stages are not always sequential; nor do they require design teams to approach them thus. Designers will find the stages often occur in parallel and see repeated use on an iterative basis. Consequently, designers should consider these not a “recipe”, but different […]

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