Entrepreneurship

India Has Higher Entrepreneurship Rate Due To 'Ruthless' Business Traits

Ever wondered why the number of entrepreneurs in India keep multiplying each year? Yes, one can argue that India is a land of abundant talent with passionate people who are willing to fight the odds and bet on their talents, but according to a recent study conducted by the...

Entrepreneurship is a long tough journey and requires one to be committed to the cause for a long haul. During this journey, you will come across a lot of obstacles and hardship but you have to be determined, stayed focused to achieve your goal.This entrepreneurial world seems...
CBSE To Introduce New Entrepreneurship Course and Case Studies on Flipkart, Ola

In order to sow the seeds of entrepreneurship in the minds of Indian children while they're young, Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is considering including Indian Startup ecosystem's success stories like Flipkart, Ola, BigBasket andOYO Rooms etc. into their curriculum.Recently, CBSE joined hands with Entrepreneurship Development Institute...

India has lowest entrepreneurial exit rate among factor-driven and BRICS countries surveyed by Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM), a global consortium researching on entrepreneurship. According to GEM India Report, 2.3% adults reported discontinuation of their business in 2015-16, among Factor-driven...
IIT-Bombay's E-Cell Helps Set Up Entrepreneurship Cells in 160 Colleges

In India, the focus of colleges/institutes since time immemorial has been towards employability rather than entrepreneurship. Instead of encouraging the students to become their own bosses and create more employment opportunities, the young minds are often given the goal of following the beaten path of chasing a stable 9...
Mobikwik's Upasana Taku Wins Best Woman Entrepreneur 2017 Award

Doing good work and getting recognised for it is something very less of us get to feel nowadays. Mobikwik co-founder Upasana Taku recently lived this feeling when she was bestowed upon the title of ‘Best Woman Entrepreneur Award 2017’ yesterday in New Delhi.Awarded on the occasion of...
Why India's 83% of the Employees Want To Be Entrepreneurs; Higher Than Global Average of 53%

Entrepreneurship seems to be the flavour of the season for Indians. A recent survey by Dutch multinational human resource consulting firm Randstad has revealed that the South Asian country is the keenest when it comes to taking the entrepreneurship route.The survey highlighted that out of the 400 Indian...

India and US will be co-hosting the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) at Hyderabad from November 28, 2017. The event is being organised by the NITI Aayog in coordination with Ministry of External Affairs. This announcement was made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi through a series of tweets.According to the...

Jeff Bezos has carved his name in the global business world with humongous success across diverse sectors. The Amazon founder and CEO who briefly became the richest person in the world recently when his net worth sped past that of Bill Gates began his entrepreneurial journey when he was...

Last time we talked about TechDelhi Launch, a vibrantly engaged technical community building initiative which kicked off last month for entrepreneurs and innovators in and around Delhi-NCR.Supported by 91springboard and IndiaNetwork, TechDelhi's July edition was very motivational having presence of few prominent speakers who shared their...