• ENTREPRENEURS
    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 […]

  • MOTIVATION
    7 Smart Ways to Stay Motivated at Work

    Working in a 9-to-5 job can be monotonous and boring, but one has to break free to stay directed and motivated towards their professional life’s goals. Nevertheless, it is really tough if your work is not challenging enough to motivate you. This is why it’s advisable to choose a career that excites you. Make your […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    From grit to glory, the journey of women entrepreneurs

    The first person to ever win two Nobel Prizes, Marie Curie, the Polish scientist who discovered radioactivity, is a pioneer when it comes to women in technology. In 2009, New Scientistnamed Curie as the most inspirational woman in science. And looking back at the challenges she faced, this is no doubt a fitting accolade. In the […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    Giving A Boost To Entrepreneurs In North Omaha

    Julian Young went from drug dealer and dropout, to minister, to entrepreneurship coach. His Start Center for Entrepreneurship serves small business owners in North Omaha, Nebraska. COURTESY OF JULIAN YOUNG & COMPANY To teach others the ins and outs of entrepreneurship is to empower them to explore their potential and help themselves using their own […]

  • STARTUPS
    Smart ways to reform the startup ecosystem

    Union Budget 2019-20 had some bright spots. The enduring issue of angel tax for startups has been resolved to a large extent, perhaps completely. There are encouraging plans to get India skilled in the realm of artificial intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT) and virtual reality (VR). And the critical gap in research to achieve the well-intentioned goals in the […]

  • MOTIVATION
    Motivation Is The Only Tool To Tackle Money Matters

    The fact is true that money matters need a calculative approach, wise financial decisions and patient attitude. However, these qualities can never stay for long in your nature if you are not feeling motivated. Right? You discontinue doing things in which you do not feel inspired and energised. Even if that continues, that is because […]

  • STARTUPS
    Sajan Pillai to set up US $75 million VC fund for startups

    Thiruvananthapuram: Sajan Pillai, former CEO of Kerala-based IT major UST Global, has announced plans to set up a $75 million venture capital fund to help startups. Pillai, who retired from the company early this year, said he will utilise his time now to help startups, with special focus on Kerala. “Startups here are faced with issues of […]