• STARTUPS
    Centre announces lab-to-market opportunity for Indian energy sector start-ups

    Invest India, the national investment promotion and facilitation agency set by the Central government has joined hands with energy sector companies to offer lab-to-market opportunity for Indian start-ups through a three month ‘Integrate to Innovate’ Programme. Start-up firms focusing on the energy sector will undergo this corporate acceleration programme by running pilot projects along with […]

  • Depression, opportunity and that life abroad – podcasts of the week

    Hear here is here. Hooray! Now, first things first. An incredible number of people have subscribed to this column. What a joy that there are so many of you who love the medium as much I do. If you’ve emailed in with your recommendations, I promise I’ll listen to them – I’ve made an excel […]

  • STARTUPS
    Change Is A Door to Opportunity

    I just finished my annual visit with Spencer Johnson’s Who Moved My Cheese. I find this simple allegory and story so timeless, relevant and helpful every time I read it. “Haw now realized that the change probably would have not taken him by surprise, if he had been watching what was happening all along, and […]

  • NEWS
    The Next Great Business Opportunity Might Be on Mars

    By now, you’ve likely heard that Elon Musk, CEO of rocket science company SpaceX, wants to build colonies on Mars. But what you might not know is that he wants to start those colonies by 2022. That may or may not be a realistic goal. But it’s certainly ambitious. And the company is making strides […]