Decisions make or break startups. So how do you decide whether or not to attempt that project with a lucrative markup? How do you decide between two different alternatives? Who should i marry July or Emily? Turns out that you can analyse the costs and benefits of your decisions, within a “Rough” framework to arrive … Continue reading "Cost-Benefit Analysis: Startup Decision Making For Geeks"
Where is superman (Aka Suman) ? 1) Fighting the gargantuan zepholodi of neptune and trying to save earth. 2) Getting his new and better fitting unform for his laterally expanding waist. 3) Is stuck in an elevator in an old decrepit mine 4) Trying to log into his computer which uses face recognition as authenitcation … Continue reading "Where Is Superman"
Everyone loves the underdog, or lets say most people root for them. Microsoft was the evil empire hellbent on world domination and Google was the david; the only hero capable of felling the Microsoft Goliath Juggernaut. But just looking at the way Google is rapidly gobbling up startups or more specifically eating into lunches of … Continue reading "Why Google is dangerous than Microsoft!"
The first thing that comes to your mind as soon as you read about Jellyfish’s Smack Shopping – Deal of the day is Woot. Woot was a very innovative concept which took the consumer market to a new paradigm. It was just a limited time, cant-miss deal, which had the users hooked for the one … Continue reading "Understanding Smack Shopping – Deal of the day"
Yesterday, we were having a discussion on a possible kiva-like play in India which will help connect two very disparate but mutually enriching communities and what kept us puzzled was inspite of the value being created, the revenue-generating mechanism for us was nowhere in sight. Taking any sizeable cut from either of the connecting communities … Continue reading "Value vs Revenue for startups"