• STARTUPS
    20 Mexican Restaurant Franchises to Challenge Chipotle

    Aside from some recent food safety issues, Chipotle has achieved massive success in the Mexican restaurant niche. Though the restaurant isn’t a franchise aside from a few units that were sold early on, it does demonstrate the potential for other Mexican restaurant franchises to make names for themselves in the space. Here are 20 different […]

  • LIFE
    Yoga challenge week 3: build your core

    Naukasana helps improve digestion and blood flow. Photographs by Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint This week we add a variation and do the challenging Navasana. Try and do all the previous exercises continually, especially the Naukasana, a variation of the Navasana that helps improve digestion and blood flow, and strengthens the abdomen, back and legs. It is important […]

  • LIFE
    Yoga challenge week 4: build your core

    This asana works on the shoulder and chest muscles. Photo: Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint Now that we have strengthened our core with the Navasana, it is time to make the whole torso stronger. The next asana is Chaturanga Dandasana. This will again take a few weeks to accomplish, maybe longer for some, so do not get discouraged. […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    eastern entrepreneurs Face A special challenge: The ‘spouse Block’

    Tomohiro Hagiwara is the founder of Aquabit Spirals, a company focused on technology that enables services without pressing a single button on your phone. TOKYO:  Entrepreneurs everywhere face challenges, like persuading investors to believe in them enough to give them a pile of cash, or working out the practical steps of turning their great idea […]