• PODCASTS
    The best music podcasts in 2019

    There are a number of popular genres in the podcasts market: true crime, comedy, sports, politics and technology among them. But music is also a thriving genre, with a variety of sub-formats exploring songs, artists and the culture around music. We’ve chosen some of the most popular and/or inventive shows, which make a great starting […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    How Entrepreneurs From Developing Countries Can Succeed in Tech

    If you live in a small or developing country, it is easy to think that you will never be able to start a successful tech company. Two insurmountable barriers, you will convince yourself, are that these countries lack the skilled researchers to develop breakthrough tech products and the capital to get the products from concept […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    Can Entrepreneurs Enjoy Big Success In Small Places?

    In theory, it is supposed to be possible today to be an entrepreneur anywhere. All you need, supposedly, is a reliable Internet connection and periodic access to a coffee shop. In reality, however, the logic of what economists call “agglomeration effects” means that we continue to see entrepreneurs and talented workers cluster together in a […]

  • 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 […]

  • STARTUPS
    Funding in Indian startups this week (25 Mar-30 Mar)

    This week 19 Indian startups received funding, of which 15 received a total sum of about $222 million. Among them, Bigbasket raised the highest funding of about $150 million followed by Box8 which raised about $15 million. Meanwhile, funding for 4 of the total funded startups remained undisclosed. Below is the summary of deals closed […]