John P Kelly
"An Ironman Triathlon is one of a series of long-distance triathlon races organized by the World Triathlon Corporation (WTC), consisting of a 2.4-mile (3.86 km) swim, a 112-mile (180.25 km) bicycle ri...
In this post, we will discuss the impact of GST on small businesses and startups with a turnover of up to ₹50 lakh. Now, the GST has a concept of “composition scheme”, where one has to pay tax @1 or 2% on the total turnover with fewer compliances. However, this system is full of technical traps, and believe me, even a small mistake can cost you lakhs of rupees in penalties.
Start-ups sometimes struggle to pick the right candidate. In their quest to find the most talented person, many start-ups end up appointing the most talented job-seeker instead. The smart way to start the search is to look within your own business network and then evaluate them using the following strategies.
It has been predicted that by the year 2016, the number of app downloads will reach over 211 billion. By 2017, it will be 254 billion. So you can rest assured that the app market displays no signs of slowing down. Yet, not every app developer can make the cut despite their ambitions to make the next big mobile app.
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Most startups are so focused on growth, they tend to neglect data security, not realizing that a breach can have serious implications, including sensitive information landing in the wrong hands, lawsuits, loss of customer trust or even a ruined reputation.
The RBI has been a great champion for fintech startups. The support of the RBI in terms of guidance and on a policy level has allowed fintech companies to flourish in an otherwise regulated and monitored financial environment in India. I would, however, like to address a few concerns regarding changes needed in this ecosystem.
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Online grocery delivery provider, Grofers, is retrenching about 10 per cent of its workforce and has reportedly withdrawn 67 job offers to campus graduates, becoming the latest startup to prune costs...
On 21 June, the Government of India took a significant step towards making India the most open economy in the world. Through this reform it has allowed 100% FDI in food retail, civil aviation and 74% in private security agency and pharmaceutical businesses. This step comes at a time when the Indian start-up network is witnessing one of the hottest summer seasons of the past few years.
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I was riveted by stories about the Everest and the trek to its base camp (EBC) since my childhood and now here I was, standing under the intimidating peak, marvelling at its beauty. On the last day of our trek as the GOQii Titans, as we conquered physical, emotional and intellectual obstacles, I could not help but see the similarity between the climb and the entrepreneurial journey that we undertake on a day-to-day basis in our unending quest to reinvent ourselves and be the best in what we do.
Ideal for a lazy weekend or after a tough day at work, at the click of a button you can have a lavish meal or comfort food at your table with lifesaving online food delivery apps. Conjuring up everyth...
Harendra Khoya, a senior accountant residing in the New York City, noticed with increasing disquiet the helplessness of grieving families in the US when they were unable to immerse the ashes of their loved ones immediately after the cremation. Planning a trip to India for the Asthi Visarjan (the practice of immersing mortal remains in holy waters) involved coordinating many variables; at times, the waiting period involved was more than one year. This delay placed an enormous amount of guilt on NRIs who were still fresh from grief...