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What do we need to start our own venture? What's the primary requirement? As soon as we start enacting our startup notion, we need funds. No fund means no business. If an entrepreneur has his own funds then that's a superlative thing. But that's not the case often seen.
Organising funds can be the most complex challenge in the life of the founder. Let's enlighten some of the funding options these founders have...
Entrepreneurs and owners across small businesses typically start with running most functions in-house. It is common to see these businesses hire 1-2 persons within the accounts team, who double up as people who will manage the payroll function. However, as the organization grows, this starts creating multiple challenges. Through this post, based on my experience, I am highlighting the various challenges and the real costs associated with them. I also talk about the approach taken by some of…Continue
Added by Abhishek Shrivastav on September 12, 2016 at 4:02pm — No Comments
Social entrepreneurs are visionaries who try to bring about positive change in the society by practically applying their ideas and strategies to resolve social problems in the society. These problems are vast and diverse in nature. They are threats not only limited to a particular community or region, but they are global in nature,…Continue
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Think before you leap.
Recent studies have demonstrated the abundant benefits of being a career mentor to others — including greater compensation growth and career advancement — but, do you have what it takes to be a mentor?
Mentoring is not for everyone – it takes an investment of time, a commitment to help others, and a lot of…Continue
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Who are stakeholders? What and who does this term stakeholder refer to? Are they simply the internal members of the company? Are they supporters of the company? Yes we understand each question on your mind regarding stakeholder management and we are going to help you…Continue
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Looking to step into the world of programming? Or do you want to explore new languages? Python is often one of the first picks for both, because it is both easy to pick up and has vast capabilities. This powerful language uses a simple object-oriented programming approach and very efficient high-level data structures. It also uses very simple and concise syntax and dynamic typing. If you want a language for rapid application building and scripting in several areas,…Continue
Added by williamlohr on September 6, 2016 at 2:31pm — No Comments
In this world of fierce competition, where one has to strive hard to obtain his/her dream job, it has become crucial to possess something which makes you different from the others. Where the high employment rates have become stagnant, it has become essential to add value to your skills, so that you don’t get drowned in the never ending well of unemployment.
The only way by which you can cross out any chances of…Continue
Added by williamlohr on September 3, 2016 at 10:31am — No Comments
With the acceptance and popularity of Ola / Uber, on-demand service startups are hot topic of the town in India.
What is “On-Demand Era” all about & what companies are doing in this ?
Customer demand fulfilment in real time is become on-demand business model. Uber / Ola are on the top in this segment as they are fulfilling demand within a…Continue
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Business modelling is one of the most important process of business to become successful.Organisations must evaluate & re-evaluate their Business Model because today's competitive business environment requires more & continuous innovation.Organisations must use their resources efficiently & "Explore" the new market trends.
What is Business Model/ Business Innovation Model?- A plan implemented by a…Continue
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NPS (National Pension Scheme) is one of the pre-defined contribution pension systems, operated by the government of India. When we talk about NPS (National Pension Scheme), the first thing that comes to mind is retirement plans or pension schemes. However, there is certainly more to it than just that. There are several benefits that you can enjoy, both as an individual or as a corporate, while you invest in NPS. …Continue
Added by Abhishek Shrivastav on August 22, 2016 at 10:32am — No Comments
Across several organizations that we begin to work with, here are some of the common payroll issues that they have run into in the past. Let’s also talk about how to take care of them
We all know that deducting…Continue
Added by Abhishek Shrivastav on August 3, 2016 at 1:08pm — No Comments
Managing accounts and all the compliances involved can become quite a handful. If you want to focus your attention back to growing your business, it is time you outsourced your accounting operations. Besides getting rid of all the hassles, that come along with managing book-keeping and accounting, there are…Continue
Added by Abhishek Shrivastav on July 28, 2016 at 4:42pm — No Comments
There are many well-known challenges associated with startups. They range from unavoidable financial difficulties to, maybe less obviously, the loneliness experienced within the initial stages of setting up a startup. Typically, startups are very small in size with only a slight network, if any. Whilst being quite socially isolating, problems can also arise from a lack of innovation and motivation. Such complications can be easily avoided by operating in a co-working space.
Added by Sunanda Chatterjee on July 25, 2016 at 6:39pm — No Comments
Invoices are a part and parcel of every business. They are crucial tools to convey the terms and details of the payment procedures to your clients. Even though invoicing seems simple and is done on a daily basis, the practice is not devoid of common mistakes. Even minute errors can give your creditors leverage to pay you late and cause your working capital to be under strain. Hence, you need to look out for these common…Continue
Added by Keerthi Kadam on July 21, 2016 at 9:51pm — No Comments
Managing a project in-house is different from outsourcing a project it to a vendor. You, as a manager, will have different roles in both the cases.
If you have never outsourced before, start with outsourcing a part of the project. It will allow you to track and analyse the process in a much more efficient way. And, this will also enable you to experiment a bit with your process. It will be beneficial for you in the long…
Added by Varun Choudhary on July 16, 2016 at 4:35pm — No Comments
HR teams across organizations may be buzzing with activity, but any guess, how much of the work they are putting in is towards core employee engagement. If you dig in a bit deeper, you will realize that most part of the work could be unproductive and manual data entry oriented.…Continue
Added by Abhishek Shrivastav on July 15, 2016 at 3:13pm — No Comments
"I am not a showy politician. I don't tour the television studios. I don't gossip over lunch. I don't drink in Parliament's bars. I don't wear my heart on my sleeve. I just get on with the job in front of me".
With Theresa May becoming Prime Minister of Great Britain after Cameron, women there can only hope to go from strength to strength. She understood early on that women in business faced different challenges and had different motivations in…
Added by kaustubh G on July 13, 2016 at 11:56am — No Comments
Way too often, marketers, under pressure from their seniors, CEO's launch into campaigns even when they do not have all elements of the campaign figured out. The result most often is sub-optimal results. It is always helpful to start with a written plan, that communicates the various pieces of the campaign and clearly sets expectations.…
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