• ENTREPRENEURS
    Best Books for Entrepreneurs And Business Owners

    Authorial Outlier: Malcolm Gladwell has many lessons for entrepreneurs. (Photo by Laura Cavanaugh/FilmMagic) GETTY I’ve been running a business for more than 25 years and I’ve read a lot of great business books along the way. But these are the ten that I turn to most and still re-read because they’ve had such a significant […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    How To Foster Immediate Lasting Success For Female Entrepreneurs And Startups

    Creating opportunities for one on one or small group time at entrepreneurial events is important for building connections. PHOTO BY VICKY G CREATIVE PHOTOGRAPHY. While the number of female entrepreneurs is growing globally, women continue to face challenges on their startup journey. The Alison Rose Review Of Female Entrepreneurship in the U.K. highlighted common issues such as access […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    Self-care is crucial to growth and success: 3 women entrepreneurs tell us how they do it

    Since time immemorial, women have been cast in the role of perennial caregivers. And somehow, the moment they try taking care of themselves, they are called selfish. In fact, many women themselves believe that self-care is selfish. In the last few years, with books, talks, and healthy discussions around self-care, women are gradually realising that is looking after yourself […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    The story of how 45 entrepreneurs pooled together Rs 2,000 Cr to launch a tech university and make India future-ready

    Indian scriptures state River Saraswati, synonymous with learning, originated from a Plaksha (Sanskrit word for the ficus tree), which grew at the foothills of the Sivaliks. So, it made sense when Plaksha, which denotes a tree from which a river of learning flows, nurturing everything that it touches, was chosen as the name for a […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    12 Easy and Efficient Ways Entrepreneurs Can Help Others

    As a member of the startup community, giving back and helping others is a part of the job. Unfortunately, many entrepreneurs claim they don’t have the time or resources to lend a helping hand. While I don’t doubt that they’re limited on hours or assets — there are ways all of us can give back […]

  • MOTIVATION
    How To Motivate And Inspire Your Team To Achieve Better Results

    Motivation and inspiration are two leadership responsibilities that, all too often, don’t get the attention they deserve. The hiring process, and finding the right talent, is a big part of the puzzle. But motivating a team or a workforce is an ongoing challenge and a vital priority for anybody who wants to be a world-class […]

  • LIFE
    Mentorship in Business and in Life

    I am extremely fortunate to have encountered many people who provided me with guidance in my personal and business lives. These mentors loom large in my memory. In order to be a mentor, one must commit their time, empathy, encouragement, and trust. I was a teenager when I met my first mentor. I had no […]

  • QUOTES
    8 quotes on love and life by Vladimir Nabokov

    01/8 “Loneliness as a situation can be corrected, but as a state of mind it is an incurable illness” Russian-born American poet, Vladimir Nabokov was a fiction writer, critic, and butterfly expert. Best known for his literary masterpieces like ‘Lolita’, ‘Pale Fire’ and ‘Pnin’, Nabokov was one of the biggest authors of his time. Nabokov was […]

  • SUCCESS
    Understanding the true ties between health and success

    There’s a right way and a wrong way to do everything — and you’re probably doing it wrong. All the activities of life — big and small, monumental and trivial, from waking to sleeping, bathing to eating, dressing to undressing, working to playing — raise us up or cast us down, depending on how we […]