• STARTUPS
    Industrial IoT startups to drive next wave of growth: Report

    While wearables and devices have been the darling of investors in the IoT sector, going forward, industrial IoT startups will drive the next wave of growth, say the Zinnov Zones 2017 IoT Technology and Services report. Here are the key highlights of the report: – Consumer IoT is leading the surge of funding with a cumulative share of 19%. […]

  • NEWS
    Lenovo Tops Indian Tablet Market With 94 Percent Growth: CMR

    While the Indian tablet PC market recorded a 4 percent decline (Year-on-Year) in the third quarter this year, Lenovo captured 20.3 percent share to lead the segment, witnessing 94 percent growth over the previous quarter, market research firm CMR said on Monday. Acer grabbed the second spot with 16 percent market share in terms of unit shipments. “Over […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    Entrepreneurs talk growth at TENWEST

      Former Finance major and intern analyst Courtney Ehland represents the Stage Exchange platform at the McGuire New Venture Competition on April 28 in McClelland Hall. The Social Impact Summit, hosted by Eller’s McGuire School for Entrepreneurship, kicks off the third day of the TENWEST Festival.   The University of Arizona will host the Social […]

  • STARTUPS
    Agri-tech startups have a field day as farmers, investors sow seeds of growth

    In Indian agriculture, the scope—and application—of technology has long been limited to genetically-modified crops, high-yield seeds and, of late, a handful of sophisticated tools like aerial images and GPS technology. Needless to say, a lot of challenges that farmers faced remained unresolved, partly because there were no problem-solvers around. But that’s fast changing. Leveraging rising […]

  • QUOTES
    10 Quotes From John F. Kennedy on Leadership and Personal Growth

    John F. Kennedy, known for his charm and public speaking, is the youngest man — at 43 years old — and the first Roman Catholic ever elected to the office of the president. His life was cut short only three years later when he was assassinated in Dallas in 1963. Today, Americans remember him fondly as an inspirational figure who’s […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    What Actually Promotes And Inhibits Entrepreneurial Growth?

    In my three decades of leadership of a software company, I have seen umpteenth number of start-ups popping up in marketplace and very few, really a handful, surviving to a reasonable plateau of growth and success.   In Silicon Valley, the rule of thumb is that out of ten start-ups, one will succeed. Entrepreneurs are mostly […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    4 Businesses That Use Social Media for Growth

    Social media remains a critical method of spreading the word about your business, no matter what kind of business it may be. In fact, an infograghic compiled by Udemy shows how marketers use social media to get potential customers talking about their products and services. The most popular social channels for marketers in the U.S. […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    6 Small Business Marketing Growth Strategies for 2017

    Any good marketer knows to keep an eye on the future to stay ahead of the curve on new trends, emerging marketing channels, and other fresh ideas to deliver brand messages. With 2016 in the rear-view mirror and 2017 flying down the pipeline, now is the time to start examining what the New Year is […]

  • NEWS
    Holding together India’s e-commerce growth story with timely, doorstep delivery

    Two years into the job as a delivery associate, Santosh Kumar shops online, and has started buying branded products as well, but says he prefers his local market. Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint New Delhi: Starting 6am every working day, 25-year-old Santosh Kumar whizzes through the traffic on his motorcycle, carrying a big black bag. For the […]