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    Diverse Ambitions In The Family

    Despite founding disparate enterprises, Shruti Shibulal and her father, Infosys co-founder S.D. Shibulal, share similar entrepreneurial styles, driven by their passion for building value-driven organisations 

    Vinita Bhatia - August 01, 2022
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    Entrepreneurship Gen Z’s Most Favoured Career Choice

    Findings of the Outlook Toluna Youth Survey 2022 indicate that India’s youth are increasingly opting for new-age careers over conventional ones and also inclined towards entrepreneurship. But, the pull of conventional career choices remains equally strong

    Kamalika Ghosh - August 01, 2022
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    Slumdog Superstar Rising Against Gravity

    The story of Alakh Pandey, the founder of edtech unicorn PhysicsWallah, begins at a slum of Allahabad, pauses at the billion-dollar milestone and imagines an ending where every student in the country becomes its equal character

    Suchetana Ray - August 01, 2022
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    The Scion Advantage

    Getting into the senior care segment for a 20-something is not easy, even if she is Tara Singh Vachani, daughter of Max Group founder Analjit Singh. But she acknowledges that scions have an advantage in starting on their own

    Pallavi Chakravorty - August 01, 2022
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    Changing Tracks

    Global events have led to a funding slowdown, but will India be an outlier? Are cautious investors still eyeing India as a sweet spot? The answers lie in how Indian start-ups restrategise for the months ahead

    Suchetana Ray - July 01, 2022
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    ‘As Soon As You Raise Money, You Get Into The Rat Race’

    Nithin Kamath, founder and CEO of Zerodha, talks about why founders must first understand the business and market they are getting into, refrain from joining the rat race of growth, focus on profitability and stay away from overdependence on VCs 

    Pallavi Chakravorty - July 01, 2022
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    As Lonely As It Gets

    The life of a start-up founder looks glamorous from the outside. But as you unwrap the layers of their business journey, you come across the constant stress, fight, hustle and loneliness that engulf the young entrepreneur. What really is it like to lead the life of a lonely founder?

    Suchetana Ray - July 01, 2022