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    11 Quotes on Kindness That Every Entrepreneur Needs to Read

    The business world is often portrayed as a highly competitive ecosystem in which you need to fight to get ahead. To a good extent, that’s very true. Entrepreneurs need thick skin, drive and intense focus to succeed. But it’s also important for entrepreneurs to remember the value of kindness. With World Kindness Day coming up on […]

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    Ten ways start-up entrepreneurs can raise funds successfully

    If starting a business is hard, growing a sustainable one is harder. While fund raising is an essential part of any business, it can be frustrating or demoralising for many first-time entrepreneurs who have no idea about where to start or whom to approach. To demystify the fund raising process, The Department of Management Studies, […]

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    Major international contests are looking for entrepreneurs who want to change the world

    The Chivas Venture This global contest kicked off in 2014 with the objective to cement its position as the leading support platform for social and environmental entrepreneurs. Since then, each year the competition distributes $1 million between the winning startups, who also receive expert coaching and the visibility they need in order to get themselves known. Over the course […]

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    Chandigarh Angel Network connects budding entrepreneurs with investors

    CHANDIGARH: The pitch by a startup seeker needs to be precise yet catchy enough to urge a deep dive from a potential investor, successful businessmen and industry stalwarts told budding entrepreneurs at the third edition of CANNABLE. The event, an initiative of Chandigarh Angel Network (CAN), forum of young entrepreneurs, organized in partnership with the Times of India […]

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    How legendary entrepreneurs created a brand of their own

    Almost all global brands owe their origins to an entrepreneurial fount. In many inspiring instances, entrepreneurs were driven by the need to challenge tradition and create value and in the process became forces for modernism. In India the names of G.D. Birla, B.M. Birla, T.V.Sundaram Iyer, Jamnalal Bajaj, Walchand Hirachand, J.R.D. Tata will be remembered for having led […]

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    Allow student entrepreneurs with short attendance to sit for exams: AICTE to engineering colleges

    NEW DELHI: The All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE) has directed engineering colleges and technical institutions to allow student entrepreneurs to sit for examination even if their attendance is short. The colleges have also been asked to explore provisions of on-campus accommodation to student entrepreneurs and permitting semester break for working on their startups. The decision by the HRD […]

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    Why Entrepreneurs Should Be More Like Weeds in a Garden

    Want to be the top dog in your industry? You’ve got to believe in your service or product, know how to craft and hone an offer that kills, and be on a constant journey for improvement. But the top entrepreneurs in your industry know that you can plan all you want, research until there’s nothing […]

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    10 Questions From Young Entrepreneurs About Startups

    Who says you can’t start a business when you’re young? These days, more and more young entrepreneurs who are full of great ideas, passion, and drive are launching their own companies—any many are finding success. I recently had the pleasure of serving as a mentor to a number of young entrepreneurs as part of the […]

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    How these entrepreneurs turned their weekend project into a million-dollar startup IoTfy

    There is a rapid upsurge in the demand for emerging technologies such as Internet of Things (IoT) and Cloud across all sectors. In consumer electronics, companies like Samsung, LG, Panasonic, Sony, Xiaomi, Havells, Hindware, Bajaj and others are making significant inroads by using IoT effectively. Amidst all these developments, Delhi-based startup IoTfy hopes to become a big player in the next […]