Corona virus or Covid-19 has disrupted the entire world economy, It is impacting every industry. Yet nobody is in position to clearly predict the overall impact of Covid-19 on the world, would it trigger an economic recession or worst a depression. There are many question, which we cannot answer like, what would be impact in… Continue reading Corona Virus: Business Impact Timeline
Building a company is not easy, when I was in corporate job, it took me many months before I decided to quit and start full time. For a not so young entrepreneur, like me It needs conviction and a strong mind to switch to something inherently unpredictable and risky. This is a very old book,… Continue reading Book Review: The Republic of Tea
There is a miss conception that you are born with some abilities and you cannot change this. So if you are not good in something you cannot develop them, like if you don’t have a good memory you cannot change this situation, you are stuck with the current you and you cannot change it!. This… Continue reading Abilities are not fixed, you can can change them or develop new.
I have been meeting many people who keep pivoting in their startup, every now and then their startup solve a different problem. This way they keep working very hard, keep running but reaches nowhere, they confine themselves what I call ‘Pivot maze’, they start with one problem work on it for some time and if… Continue reading How not to get lost in Pivot maze.
New year is coming and most of us will be writing our goals to achieve in the coming year but people write goals and at the end of the year don’t achieve them or sometimes even don’t know if they have achieved them. There is one fine technique to set goals which give you more… Continue reading Get Specific about your goals!
Whichever business we are in, customer satisfaction is critical for the growth of the company. Its the customer who should feel excited about our service or product, we must provide real value through our product or service. Customer is always in centre of everything we do, what we create to make sense only if it… Continue reading Why Customer service is not customer experience
Why some countries have developed and others are not, why some countries are unstable and others are not, why people in some countries don’t care about their country but in others people do, why? because of the culture, culture is a collective attribute of a group, how they react, what they eat, what they perceive… Continue reading How does culture influence behaviour.
Vanity metrics are like numbers of registered users, count of site visitors, number of downloads; these metrics can easily be manipulated. These metrics don’t tell anything about real growth and cannot be relied on, they are just numbers which are easy to achieve and easy to change but don’t measure real growth. Real metrics is… Continue reading Vanity metrics and Real metrics.
By reading this phrase there are two things come to my mind, one, it demotivates new entrants to enter in the established markets where few incumbents have a strong position, second, it motivates venture capitalists to push unneeded capital in their portfolio companies to make them winners. When we get some idea and research around… Continue reading The Winner takes it All!
In the startup world, we give Idea a lot of importance, it’s by default that idea has to be very good before we start working on the startup. After working on several startups and having years of experience in the field I can say that our obsession towards Idea is wrong, our obsession must… Continue reading Why the problem is more important than the solution?