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“Do Not Self Select Yourself Out” : How ClearTax Made It To YCombinator

By |July 12th, 2014|

Many startups don’t apply because they make assumptions about how YC or other accelerators think. This applies to business development activities as well.

Most Used Fonts In Sales Proposals? Calibri Wins [NextBigWhat Survey]

By |July 11th, 2014|

Here is what we asked : Which font do you use in your sales proposals ANd who is your target segment.

Are Startup Gods Right in Suggesting Indian Government To Invest in Startups?

By |July 9th, 2014|

Offering silver-bullet prescriptions that are blindly lifted from the playbook of countries like Singapore is a wasted opportunity and a pointless exercise akin to jerking off in the dark and convincing yourself that you have scored!

Understanding the Math Behind Startup Valuation : It’s Cryptic. It’s Easy!

By |July 9th, 2014|

How do VCs or angels value startups? How much should I raise? How much should I dilute?

How To Resolve Team Conflicts

By |July 8th, 2014|

“Worse yet, he has the right answer for everything. I’m just sick of the guy – I don’t think I can work with him!”

Entrepreneurs : Don’t Underestimate Your Trusted And Existing Network, The Alumni Network

By |July 8th, 2014|

So if you are an entrepreneur, the next time there is an alumni get together in town, make it a point to show up. And whenever you need help don’t hesitate to flash your college credentials and reach out to your alumni.

The Angel Investing Wishlist From Budget 2014 : Fix It!

By |July 7th, 2014|

Sec 56 of the Income Tax Act imposes a tax liability on issue of shares at premium and gives leeway to the ITO to question the DCF valuation. Some investor entities are exempt; Angel Groups must also be made exempt.

Premji’s Benz Has A Lesson For Founders.

By |July 5th, 2014|

"If you buy things you don't need, you will soon have to sell things you need" [Warren Buffet]

What Indian Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Silicon Valley Counterparts [Networking is NOT a Chore]

By |July 4th, 2014|

Startup CEOs think networking, social engagement is a chore. Not a part of life. As CEO, your key job responsibility is creating opportunities, finding great people to connect with, to hire

Books Entrepreneurs Are Reading These Days

By |July 3rd, 2014|

There are so many books to read and so little time. But you can't afford to miss some of them either. We bring you a list of books that some of the greatest entrepreneurs of India are reading now. Take a look.

What Indian Investors Can Learn From Silicon Valley Counterparts? Move FAST.

By |July 3rd, 2014|

Often the associate, the principal and the partner will ask you the same questions!

This Book Seller Has A Thing To Teach Entrepreneurs [Qualifying Sales Leads]

By |June 30th, 2014|

In the first interaction itself, the system should be able to weed out the windows shoppers. And that's what this book seller in MG Road Bangalore has done.

Why Being An Incremental Entrepreneur Is Cool

By |June 28th, 2014|

Also, growth for the sake of growth is too boring. You are part of someone else’s plan doing that – usually the venture capitalists who would rather see you try to grow fast than not.

Givers of Indian Startup Ecosystem; Where are YOU?

By |June 18th, 2014|

In this post, Rushabh Mehta the founder of ERPNext talks about Givers & Takers in the Indian startup scene.

Got Too Many Personal Responsibilities? Go ahead and Startup Anyway [Video]

By |June 17th, 2014|

Often you are advised not to startup if you've got too many personal responsibilities to take care of. It's good advice but thats the problem with all generic advise. It's not for people who are entrepreneurs at heart.