real stories of indian entrepreneurs

  • Indian Government to Launch ‘GST offline app’ to ease pain of businessman

    When GST was launched, the main concern which materialized was its applicability. It will not be an easy job for entrepreneurs and businessmen to understand and perform GST compliances. Even government officials are still not clear about it. To make the GST transition smooth and simple, GSTN recently conducted...
  • Don’t Burn Out! 9 Stress-Busting Tips for Entrepreneurs

    As any entrepreneur will tell you, running your own business takes a whole lot of time and dedication. You’re in charge of executing the day-to-day tasks, the long-term strategic planning and everything in between. With all of these responsibilities, on top of your own personal obligations, succumbing to stress...
  • The Dark Side of Being An Entrepreneur

    I have been asked by several folks about my experiences in building out Skoop and the sacrifices I made to get here. I still don’t know what “here” is as we have just begun our journey but nevertheless, I always tell my story with the good and bad. Life...
  • 3 Ways Social Entrepreneurs Can Solve Their Talent Problem

    The impact of “social entrepreneurs” — individuals who deploy innovation and market forces to fill social needs — is growing. Bringing light to Africa, mobile banking to Bangladesh, low-cost health care to Nepal, or better school lunches to the American cafeteria: In all these cases, the private sector is a...
  • The Lean Startup for Social Entrepreneurs

    I knew this was going to be the foundation: designing programs and products together with beneficiaries. The Why and the How The Lean Startup Cycle relies on integrating potential customers in every step of the development – from first idea to prototype. So, get comfortable with talking to the...
  • Rise of Women Entrepreneurship

    If there was ever a better time for women to take up entrepreneurship, it is now. If there is anything good that has come out of the roller coaster ride of the economy, it is the fact that it has pushed women to start their own entrepreneurship journey. And...
  • 22 Social Enterprise Business Ideas That Will Surprise Or Inspire You

    There are several ways you can go-about searching for social enterprise business ideas. Creating a social business has many similarities to building a traditional business, but inspiration is usually drawn from a different place. Social enterprise ideas, unlike conventional business ideas, typically result from a desire to solve a...
  • 9 Qualities of Women Entrepreneurs to Succeed in Business

    Do you know what kind of business you would like to start? Have you thought about what it will take to start and run your own business? Before you go any further, I invite you to take a look at what entrepreneurship is all about and what might be...
  • 12 Signs You Could Be an Entrepreneur

    Almost every article ever written about entrepreneurship suggests that it’s not for everyone. And yet the articles go on to list attributes that many successful people possess as the traits commonly associated with great entrepreneurs, such as a strong work ethic, persistence, persuasiveness and discipline. For 25 years, I...