Personal Branding for success

Every year in India lacs of students qualify Grade 12th exams and  have to make a career choice which stays with them for the rest of their lives and determines their entitlement. However not everyone ends up finding their dream job. What happens to the rest? Students are indeed competing for the limited resources andContinue reading “Personal Branding for success”

Early interventions for promoting entrepreneurship and student start-ups

Strategies for encouraging youngsters to take up entrepreneurship are implementable at two levels namely, Building desirable attitudes amongst students by family and school. External ecosystem whose stakeholders are business entities, government and the academic institutions. Entrepreneurial mind-set is acquired from the family at a very early stage. Youngsters from business families pick up an attitudeContinue reading “Early interventions for promoting entrepreneurship and student start-ups”

Funding options for start-ups

According to the government statistics, India has the third largest start up ecosystem in the world. A YOY growth rate of 12- 15% is expected. In 2019 alone there were 13 new tech startups which means an average of 2-3 tech startups every day. In 2018, the startups created about 40,000 new jobs. Bangalore hasContinue reading “Funding options for start-ups”

Giving a boost to campus placements.

The International Labour Organization (ILO) is of the opinion that  India is staring at a 29 million skill-deficit by 2030. Accenture’s projection is that the skill gap in India will cause a loss of $1.97 trillion in terms of gross domestic product promised by investment in intelligent technologies over the 10 years if it isContinue reading “Giving a boost to campus placements.”