Category Archives: Trends

Success and failures of startups in 2016

When the going gets tough, the tough gets going. For startups in India, 2016 has not been an easy year. Raising funds was not easy with investors looking for a roadmap towards profitability. And startups realized it is time to perform or perish. While many start-ups witnessed a lot of layoffs and shutdowns in the…
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The Year Ahead for Startups

The year 2016 was bitter sweet for the Indian startup space. Startups valuations witnessed a drop and average funding declined to nearly half as witnessed a year earlier. On the positive side, even amid the decline in valuations and funding, the number of deals in the startup ecosystem remained high. There were an estimated 1,030…
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Do you need to hire a Growth Hacker?

Re-set your Growth Your product is tested and launched, but not able to make a safe landing on the growth trajectory? Dial G-R-O-W-T-H  H-A-C-K-E-R. Growth is the Holy Grail, every company, big or small, desires! But, do you need to appoint a growth hacker who will be able to catapult your business to number one…
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India Entrepreneur’s Meet is finally here in Mumbai!

The year seems like it just started and the start-up ecosystem is already on the roll! eTailing India Expo Mumbai is back with it’s annual e-commerce, retail and mobile conference & exhibition. After their previous stints at major cities like Delhi, Hyderabad, Chennai & many others, it’s here in Mumbai! In collaboration with Start Guru,…
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Blogging – everyone does it but do you need it?

In a world where websites have become as common as ideas, you can’t ignore blogging. Many may argue otherwise but startups can benefit a great deal from it. Although it may seem like a laborious and painstaking task, try it. Blogging might just be what your start-up needs right now! Here are few reasons you…
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Are Startups Exclusive to Just Urbanites?

Recently, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal expressed that an entrepreneurship council has been set up by the Delhi government to look at ways in which startups can be promoted in Delhi, making it a preferred destination as compared to its neighbors Noida and Gurgaon. They are thus investigating ways in which Delhi can introduce startup…
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