Tag Archives: Entrepreneurs


5 Reasons for the success of Flipkart 3

I enrolled to the Stanford University – Technology Entrepreneurship course and finished my first assignment today. The assignment was to pick a local startup and mention 5 reasons for its success. I picked Flipkart and here are the reasons I think it succeeded – your thoughts? Start-upĀ – Flipkart.com Description of BusinessĀ – In simple words, Flipkart.com Read more…






Sramana’s webinars 0

Sramana (an entrepreneur and strategy consultant) provides real-time feedback and mentoring via teleconferencing. The next edition is on March 25th. e44Startups can enrol and sign up for presenting their ideas/business. The time allocated to each startup is 3 minutes and the entire session takes about an hour. Not only is the feedback worth listening to, Read more…


Startup ‘Valentine’ Saturday 0

This Valentine’s day is also a Startup Saturday. Being held in 5 cities across India (independent of eachother). Kolkota is launching it’s SS edition with it’s first event this weekend. Here’s a list of events planned at each of the venues (courtesy – HeadStart, WATblog) – Kolkata:At: IIT Kgp Extension Campus, Salt Lake, 3 pm Read more…


Entrepreneurs and Slumdog 0

This post from earlier somehow got posted to my other blog –An article in today’s Economic Times reports that over 2/3 of the respondents want to start their own business. The sample consisted of 211 students and 1006 salaried professionals and these people were from the big cities – Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Ahmedabad. Interesting, Read more…