In the world of entrepreneurship, it is undeniable that working alone is not only synonymous to less productivity; it also means limiting your chances of success. Clearly, you can’t get through your startup phase when it’s only you who’s moving. You’ll eventually need help from the people around you- and that’s where the word “teamwork” comes in. For some, teamwork might only mean doing the same thing or dividing work equally- but in a frequently changing world where competition is always present, these definitions are never enough, and will never be. Teamwork is more than all of that. It’s not…


How old is too old to start a business? Being in your mid 30s qualifies you as a late bloomer? Is it better to be an early achiever or a late bloomer? That’s the same as asking if it is better to start Facebook at 19 or IBM at 61? For the world at large it does not matter. Perhaps Facebook could never happen if IBM did not exist. Life goes on longer than you may think it does. Most people don’t achieve “success” e.g. financial, career, social stability until their 30’s. Until then you really don’t even know who you are or what you truly value from life.


Entrepreneurship isn’t just about selling things; it’s about finding innovative ways to improve people’s lives. New generation of entrepreneurs are using approaches from the commercial world and employing technology to tackle social and environmental problems. Responsible entrepreneurs are those who grow businesses, ensuring stakeholder success and are conscious of how they do business ethically. They are the people who bring new business ideas and fulfill the promise of entrepreneurship by contributing towards creation of a better world.


Do you ever wonder what it takes to build a company from scratch into a successful venture in a male dominated society? Well, there are probably few women entrepreneurs who have done it. One of them is Bindu Sharma of MSMBox.com and her story is one of intrigue and interest. As a woman, one of the greatest feelings of accomplishment is being your own boss and seeing something which you’ve created and nurtured come to fruition. Bindu Sharma’s in-depth understanding of the retail market has helped her provide advisory services to many established brands to put them on the road…


SMEs, start-ups get new online fund-raising portal ‘Enablers’ Date of Publication: 22-May-2015 In order to facilitate start-up companies and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to match with and raise equity funding from accredited investors, ValPro, a boutique financial services company based in New Delhi, has launched a unique web-based deal-enabling platform ‘Enablers’. Read More