Startups (India)

Life Gets (a Lot) Better When You Stop Giving a F*ck

This curated column is authored by Thomas Oppong, Founding Editor at Alltopstartups<p><b>“A man is likely to mind his own business when it is worth</b> …

Self-improvement

Steps To Make Successful Data Governance

If you deal with large amounts of data, you have probably heard the term data governance and are either wondering what it is, whether it applies to …

Data Management

Carlyle Group leads $100 mn funding in logistics firm Delhivery

The Carlyle Group has acquired a minority stake in Indian logistics firm Delhivery, while existing investor hedge fund Tiger Global also raised its …

Startups

Policybazaar readying for an IPO by the end of 2018

<b>New Delhi:</b> Policybazaar, an insurance comparison website run by EtechAces Marketing and Consulting Pvt. Ltd, has turned profitable and is readying …

Insurance

5 Startups Revolutionizing Offline Private Tutoring Industry in India

Not everyone is comfortable sitting in the class of many and study. Some students find it extremely difficult to raise a query in the class which …

Education

IIT Kanpur provides Rs 50 lakh seed funding to startup working to provide clean and cheap drinking water

To promote a startup firm involved in providing clean and cheap drinking water, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur has sanctioned seed funding of …

Startups

A Deep Insight Into Top Mobile Engagement Trends of 2017

Today, the number of people accessing the Internet through mobile devices have clearly surpassed those making use of desktops. There is no …

Mobile Marketing

For a Longer Run, You Need to Showcase Both Productivity and Creativity

<b>As they say, an idea can either be a dust or a magic, depending on the talent that is rubbed against it – Bill Bernbach, co-founder of Doyle Bernbach.</b><p>…

Creativity

Innovation Through Execution

The Edison/Jobs Playbook for Market Domination<p><b>“ … About half of what separates the successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure</b> …

Steve Jobs

10 Things I Had to Give Up to Heal My Anxiety

This post is by Benjamin Foley, Writer @ Observer, CNBC<p><b>“Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.”- Bruce</b> …

Self-improvement

Funding for tech start-ups in UAE jumped to $1.7 billion; Careem, Souq unicorns

Start-ups in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) got an overwhelming response from investors last year, with the funding shooting up to $1.76 billion from 38 deals as against $111 million from 26 deals in 2015. The liberal funding also saw two start-ups — Careem and Souq — acquiring unicorn status.<p>In an …

Startups

Travel Startup Founder's Jailing Prompts Backlash from India's Tech Leaders

Entrepreneurs around the world pay a price when their ventures fail, from lost fortunes to tarnished reputations. But in India, one startup founder …

Startups

Flipkart is acquiring eBay India. One more mistake?

So the grapevine is that Flipkart is acquiring eBay India*.<p>Flipkart recently raised $1Bn at a down valuation – the round led by eBay Inc, Microsoft …

Startups

Retail tech startup Mobisy Technologies raises bridge round

Bangalore-based Mobisy Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which operates supply chain automation platform Bizom and mobile marketplace app Distiman, has raised …

Startups

What are Micro-Apps and Why You Should Know About Them

There is no question about it: the mobile app market is a mature one already and fast approaching saturation. Actually, we may have reached that …

Apps

Pune Based FinitePaths Gets Acquired By Ride Sharing App Lyft

US-based ride-sharing app Lyft has acquired Pune-based startup FinitePaths. The amount of the deal remains undisclosed.<p>FinitePaths has built an app …

Uber

Internet of Things: A Primer for Product Managers

This post is by Daniel Elizalde, Founder of TechProductManagement<p><i>The Internet of Things will require a new breed of Product Manager—one who can</i> …

Internet of Things

2017 Dot-com Shining: India’s Rising Ecommerce Industry

According to the Central Statistics Organisation (CSO) and International Monetary Fund (IMF), with various positive factions thriving, including that …

eCommerce

How We Are Solving the Indian Real Estate Problem with Zricks

Startups in India are are failing immensely, due to cash crunch or wrong business model. The competition is scaling high which is certainly affecting …

Real Estate

Mukesh Bansal steps down from Swiggy board as CureFit eyes food delivery

<b>Bengaluru:</b> Mukesh Bansal, co-founder of health and fitness start-up CureFit Healthcare Pvt. Ltd, has stepped down from the board of food delivery …

Startups

Snapdeal in talks with Flipkart, Paytm for potential sale

<b>New Delhi:</b> Online marketplace Snapdeal, which has been struggling to raise fresh funds, is in preliminary talks with two of its biggest rivals—Paytm …

Business (India)

7 Communication Skills Every Entrepreneur Must Master

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Body Language

How Artificial Intelligence Will Become a Game-Changer in your Marketing Strategy

“Hello Google, find me the nearest parking lot.”<br>“Play music from my favourite playlist.”<br>“Siri, crack a joke.”<p>Today, as we command, converse, and …

Artificial Intelligence

5 Tips That Can Help Turn Around Your Dipping Sales

Sell The Value Of Your Product<p>Like most of the novice businessmen, you also focus on your product more than its value and that is why it dies before …

Small Business

Growth and Opportunities in SMAC Sector in India

When a synergy develops by the amalgamation of various technologies it always benefits the businesses, but when it synchronizes with their needs, …

Innovation

BlackBuck raises $70 million from Sands Capital and existing investors

<i>Image: Selvaprakash Lakshmanan for Forbes India</i><p>Amidst the current gloom in the startup space — with reports of startups shutting down and not being …

Startups

If You Make These Tough Choices Every Day You’ll Never Have Regrets in Life

This post is by Elle Kaplan, Founder & CEO, Lexion Capital<p><b>You can thrive, achieve, and enjoy success by making these smart decisions every day.</b><p>Let’s …

Self-improvement

The rationale behind the irrational salaries at Indian startups

The sky-high salaries at Indian startups have come under the lens ever since the sector began unraveling over the past year or so. However, investors and entrepreneurs insist that such large payouts may have their advantage and, in some cases, may even be necessary.<p>While India is still a hotbed of …

Startups

Aion Capital Partner acquires stake in Planetcast Media

AION Capital Partners Ltd have agreed to acquire a majority interest in PlanetCast Media Services Limited (earlier known as Essel Shyam …

Startups

Guidelines for Your First Job Interview - Do’s and Dont's

After your college has bade you farewell and you’ve said your last goodbyes to all your friends and teachers, in the hope of making them proud, you …

Job Interviews