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 […]

    How podcasts went from unlistenable to unmissable

    One night 15 years ago journalist Ben Hammersley was on a deadline at the Guardian newspaper, writing a column on internet radio blogs. He filed the piece and then, just as he was packing up, got a last minute call from the subs desk (the team that give stories a final check). “They said: ‘We […]

    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 […]

    What Is Motivation And How Can You Get More Of It?

    Motivation — it’s one of those buzzwords that gets thrown around among self-help circles. It’s like the catch-all cure for all your ailments. Struggling in life? Get motivated! Want a better relationship? Try a healthy dose of motivation! Unfortunately, it doesn’t really work that way. Although we might someday be heading toward a cyberpunk-esque future-world […]

    How Two Young Entrepreneurs Created A Million-Dollar Streetwear Brand

    Nothing beats wearing the color black if you want to simplify your wardrobe. By making that task easier for their stylish customers, Julian O’hayon, 28, and Tomas Johnston, 20, have grown their luxury streetwear brand Blvck Paris to $1 million in annual revenue. The brand’s latest collection, BLVCK01, sold out when it was released recently, […]

    Opinion | Art can teach entrepreneurs how to deal with shame

    The saints of prey love a good suicide. They feed on it by assigning their own malady of interest as the cause of death. Dalit—oppression; Brahmin engineering student—academic pressure; farmer—debt and capitalism; Assamese—the National Register of Citizens. A rich Indian upper-caste middle-aged male is among the few who are allowed to kill themselves out of […]

    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 […]

    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 […]