For those who think cooking Indian food was akin to climbing Mt.Everest, Saffron Fix is here to help you climb that Everest. Conceptualized by Ankita Sharma and Madhuri Sharma, this venture is the Indian fix for the home-sick desis in America and the Americans who want to try out home cooked Indian food
New versions of iPhones, Galaxys, Nexuses, Tablets are rolled out every year. People keep buying them as they roll out, just because they have to own the phone with that small new feature included. With this rampant consumerism of electronics, e-waste recycling is the need of the hour. About 50 million tons of electronic waste were generated worldwide in 2012 and is expected to grow to 65.4 million tons by 2017. Putting these numbers in perspective that’s about 200 Empire State Buildings or 11 Great Pyramids of Giza!! Read on and find out how Blueoak, a California based start-up is gearing up to combat the e-waste problem.
Working with startups introduces one to a gamut of personalities and often a lot of engineers – sometimes they are a lot of fun to work with, but most often they aren’t the best communicators. Sometimes their skills rarely take them places, which made one wonder what is it that they are missing that the slackers and the ‘Smart Alecs’ walk away with all the accolades and the moolah.
In years spent working with startups and working for startups, I learnt a few things that goes a long way in ensuring things aren’t lost in translation and that the best output is achieved. These are simple yet very crucial things that can be implemented and should be kept in mind regardless the size of a company.
They say life is the best teacher. No doubts about it whatsoever, specially as an entrepreneur who has been struggling for long. Surprising as it may seem, the last one year has taught me the most I have ever learnt, in every sphere of life – personal or professional.
Yes would be the reply if you are/were an Entrepreneur. And that’s why we keep running and chasing towards the Goal. What happens when the Goal is achieved successfully?
We create another Goal or Aim another one and start chasing it. But yes, entrepreneurs never get satisfied by anything. What tempts Entrepreneurs is ‘FAIL’.