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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"
Ok i know your embarassed they made you wear a gown and a dorky looking hat with a horse tail kind of thingy hanging from it. And I know you are beyond furious that they actually made you go on stage infront of your entire class in that ridiculous outfit to accept your degree. In … Continue reading "Entrepreneurship for students II: 11 things to do before you leap"
The internet is a bad place. Its a cesspool of scams, porn and badly designed websites that are not usable at all. Then there are the people online the wierdos, the clingers, the stalkers, the hackers, the identity thiefs and people on orkut. If you thought those were the only dangerous things online that you … Continue reading "Ridiculous marketing ploy of the day"
The end of your “good life” is tumbling towards you like an avalanche. For 20 odd years you have been living off your parents genetic imperative to feed you. But now that well has dried up, worse still everyone is expecting you to stand on your own feet. I know, I know, if life was … Continue reading "Entrepreneurship for students I : 11 reasons why you need to start now"
The perils of globalization and a free market economy The globalisation i refer to above is of the economic kind(which sometimes cannot be seperated from the socialogical meaning of the term). In Lay-man terms globalisation in the contemporary context means the emergence of a free-market economy at the global level. Before I get into the … Continue reading "Globalization: Wolf In Sheep’s Clothing(Imperialism 2010)"
Valuation is the process of coming up with the market value of a company. This means that any investor who is on the right side of sane will see the valuation of the company before he even sneezes in your direction. Yet to most techies and geeks ‘valuation of a company’ looks like ‘?%&*#$@!?%&*#$@!?%&*#$@!'(martian symbols). … Continue reading "Startup valuation for geeks"
Pricing is an issue that haunts the marketing departments at the biggest of corporations. High tehcnology startups usually have enough critical issues to deal without adding subtle implications of pricing to the mix. Ultimately product or service pricing is one of those things that can effectively make or break the future of a startup. One … Continue reading "Product Pricing For Hitech Startups: The stuff nightmares are made of"