“Four wheels move the body; Two wheels move the soul”
Have you ever felt that rush of blood mixed with dopamine and excitement when you see a reviving engine pass by. The sleekest of edges, smoothened lines and your gaze just sliding along the contours.
This Sunday we bring you the man who is behind the design and power of one such bike. The man who gives life to the machines, one who makes the heads turn and one who tunes performance to another level. Here is our exclusive interview of a bike enthusiast Nitin Sharma (Co-founder, TNT Motorcycles) about his journey from being an MNC employee to a Motorcycle builder.
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Start-ups have become integral units of our modern society. It is so deep rooted and obvious in the present world that life without it would be tough. You might not agree? Let us imagine a day of your life without start-ups- no inshorts, no cab services, no recharge from mobile, no social networking, and no professional links. Sounds tough. Isn’t it? This Sunday we bring you the story of one such start-up which renders services to students in style. We bring an exclusive interview of Mr Amit Hans from Educorp Consultancy Private Limited.
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Online Hotel Booking Industry in India had already become a red ocean when Mr. Inder Sharma thought about entering the industry. Two models were dominating the Online Hotel Booking sectors. Online Travel Agents (OTAs) such as MakeMyTrip.com, Cleartrip.com, Goibibo.com, Yatra.com etc. and the Accommodation start-ups such as Oyo Rooms, Treebo, FabHotels etc. had already captured almost 19% of the total hotel booking industry (which stood at $7.2 Bn at that time). Before going further on how Mr. Sharma went ahead, let me explain how OTAs were different from Accommodation Start-ups. Continue reading “Startup Sunday Season 2 Episode 1 (HotelBids.com)”
We at Entrepreneurship Cell firmly believe each and every one is an entrepreneur in one
way or the other. As startup Sunday reaches its last episode of season 1, we bring you the story of a person who recently made revenue out of his business model. The way he scaled his hobby into a money generating YouTube channel is impressive. Mr. Maheshwaran from Coimbatore, Tamilnadu , is the proud owner of Most Wanted Entertainments, a venture that started with a simple animation video on whatsapp.
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Did you know that most smartphone users in India uninstall nearly 75 percent of apps soon after they download them? Many cite the limited memory on their phones as a reason. Then there are those who either avoid using these apps or even downloading them, because of the high data costs they may incur. This is where an app like Tapzo (previously Helpchat) aims to step in and solve these pain points.
Tapzo does this by integrating the APIs of other apps onto a single platform in a unique proprietary format. By using a single window to access multiple apps, users can save upto 100 MB worth of data costs each month as there is no need to download and update multiple apps. It also helps free upto 500 MB of space with multiple apps being replaced by a single app. Continue reading “Startup Sunday Season 1 Episode 24 (Tapzo)”
Entrepreneurs in India consistently face issues while raising timely credits from banks, despite running successfully. Those that succeed often have to provide some collateral to fund business needs. Constricting lending policies, unbending collateral requirements and slow disbursement times by formal banking institutions drive SMEs towards informal financiers; while these institutions are quick but high interest rates put them down to a chronic cycle of debt. Continue reading “Startup Sunday Season 1 Episode 23 (Capital Float)”
Tired of roaming in the markets searching for your favourite beauty products?
Purplle.com – India’s #1 Beauty Destination is here to fulfil your cosmetic needs. Started in 2011 Purplle.com with a vision to cater to the beauty needs has been an early mover in the online beauty space and had initially secured an investment by a consortium of Blume Ventures, Mumbai Angels and The Chennai Angels.
Manish Taneja, CEO, Purplle.com said, “Purplle has clearly demonstrated cost efficient scale up in our beauty products market place business and are making rapid inroads into the beauty services market . With further round of funding, we are confident we will establish ourselves as India’s top destination for beauty.”
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Voonik, began as a Personal styling design application instead of another apparel store. Inside no time from its dispatch it consumed another room in the e-commerce skyline, giving some uniqueness in their startup unlike some big players
Idea behind Voonik’s existence was to let a woman or a girl customer have her own online personal shopping assistant, who will ensure that the dress suits her and also well within her price range.
The deep-rooted custom of taking your companion on shopping to help your selection has now being replaced by this application. Continue reading “Startup Sunday Season 1 Episode 20 (Voonik)”
Already Feeling Cold?
Have you ever thought of the people not able to fulfil their basic necessities of life? Why is it that we don’t look twice when passing a naked infant in the arms of an urban beggar? If you would have ever thought of why the poor people are not able to get proper clothing in the winters and what other problems they face, then there would not have been the situation where we have to face an average 781 Indians deaths per year.
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The gourmet delivers- Yumist’s proposition is to make it dead easy for customers to get their daily meals. So, if you have been living away from home, Yumist is there to serve your cravings at your doorstep!
Founded in November 2014 by Alok Jain, former CMO at Zomato, and Abhimanyu Maheshwari, and based in Delhi, NCR region, Yumist is one of a full stack food tech startup operating in the daily meals segment to serve home style food, quality and convenience in a price sensitive market through the innovative use of technology and food science across the supply chain.
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