7 Mistakes For Startups And MSMEs To Avoid Under The GST Regime

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.

Top 5 Reasons Why Most Mobile App Startups Fail

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.
Vishal Gondal

13 Ways How Trekking To Everest Base Camp Is Like Running A Start-Up

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.
Amit Ghosh

This Start-Up Is Using Technology To Give Traditional Hindu Last Rites To The Departed

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...