#EntrepreneurSpeak 20: Did you know, women #entrepreneurs contribute significantly to the GDP from the "unorganised sector"? And that #entrepreneurship by women creates livelihood for a large percentage of the population?!

Cheers to all you ladies out there, employing and inspiring so many women, and men out there!
Govt. has now allowed every startup to raise $3 million or Rs 20 crore from foreign investors and lenders within a financial year. Technically, this funding can be done as a external commercial borrowings (ECBs) from foreign based investors and lenders, and every startup (both B2B and B2C) can parti...

Govt Eases FDI Rules - Startups Can Now Raise $3 Million Every Year From Overseas Investors & Lenders

Start Up India is the first step to realising dream of 'poorna swaraj' - 'Start Up India' is by far the bravest initiative of any government in independent India towards empowering a large number of citizens economically.

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Calling all my friends here from #Tripura ~ please see this infographic and follow the link to our website, then please let us know if we're missing something important we should add here :)
Here's an interesting series of illustrations around the challenges and the learnings in the world of entrepreneurship - created by my team at IEF.

Please like the page, and also do share any anecdotes or ideas you may have, to contribute to the series titled #EntrepreneurSpeak !
I was intrigued by the Strong Pro Summit in Toronto on June 3-5, but couldn't make it there. Being a fitness enthusiast, I nudge and push people around me to pay heed to stay fit. It is a misconception that going to the gym will solve all the problems. That is not what staying fit is all about.

6 fitness hacks for entrepreneurs to stay fit and focussed

Undoubtedly, Gandhiji has taught us a lot. His three monkeys example, helped us improve ourselves in many ways and make us happier.

Interestingly, the same concept has lessons for #entrepreneurs as well!

Startup lessons inspired by Gandhi’s three monkeys

For all the #entrepreneurs here, and those thinking of taking up #entrepreneurship - here's what it takes!

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Great to see our prime minister Narendra Modi jive. A.R. Rahman Global Rhythms World Music Ensemble check it out.

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Instagram video by Narendra Modi • May 28, 2016 at 6:43pm UTC

PMO India Narendra Modi is in Shillong Meghalaya today. In this pic here He is with women dressed in local attire. So let's see how much we know India's northeast everyone? Which are the three largest tribes of Meghalaya? #EkBharatShreshthaBharat

Photo courtesy Avenues and Mark Stone. An amazing local entrepreneur from Meghalaya with skill building and event management companies.
Lets see how much we know our country. And lets play this game. can you say where this place is? and if yes, then give one interesting information about it on the comments thread.
Ever since I started traveling overseas which was from a very young age, as a child I would be fascinated with these clocks displaying different time zones. They would be at airports and at hotels across the world.

My curious eyes would try and see if any of them displayed New Delhi or Mumbai but I would never find one except when looking at them in a hotel in india. And I would wonder why...
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Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in India have typically been ignored by most startups operating in the B2B space.

Business-to-business startups warm up to SMEs - The Economic Times

While declaring India a sovereign, socialist, secular, and democratic republic, the authors of the Indian Constitution set the tone for an environment where people and their ideas can thrive. 66 years later, we continue to cherish the promise of equality and opportunity that this amazing document guarantees us.

Happy Republic Day, India!
You know something has captured nation's attention and imagination when the good old Amul does a caricature on it. #startupindia you have arrived!!! Start Up India Stand Up India Narendra Modi IEF
My view on #StartupIndia and the role it should play, in realising our dream of total self reliance. Please click on the link to read my full article on DNA.

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Its Swami Vivekananda Jayanti today and also the #Nationalyouthday Young Indians .. Here is his message for the youth of the country: Comment, Question, Share.. but don't let this day go by without celebrating the #Youth of India.

I have faith in my country, and especially in the youth of my country. My hope is in you. With an immense amount of feeling and enthusiasm in the blood, will come...
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This Brilliant video of #Mumbai, India in 1950s is a reminder for what the city stands for and lives for. Its diversity, its hard work, its respect for women, its passion for everything on the street and its deep bond with its public commute modes, is all there to see. It is so amazing to know that the #Mumbai my mother grew up in has managed to retain these values even now.. In a week leading...
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Yeh Hai Bombay Meri Jaan - 1956 -57 (Roberto Rossellini)