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Fiction Short Stories

The social dilemma – money or followers?

This story originally appeared in my short story series – Easy But Hard. To receive similar stories every week, sign up here. “Bhai sahab!” Ajit said standing in front of the Bhaidaas chaat stall. Bhaidaas listened to him while flipping aloo tikkis on the hot tawaa, “Pay me 5000 rupees and I’ll post a good review of your stall […]

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Fiction friendship Short Stories Technology

🌿Grass on the other side

⌚ Reading time = 5 minutes This story originally appeared in my short-story series, Easy But Hard. In this series, I take a look at stories of people that are easily forgotten. Subscribe to add a small dose of fiction in your busy inbox. The other side “Howdy?” Amar asked Sadaa after opening the door […]

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Fiction Short Stories Small businesses

🚚 One, two, three… sold!

⌚Reading time – 7 minutes This story originally appeared in my short-story series, Easy But Hard. In this series, I take a look at stories of people that are easily forgotten. Subscribe to add a small dose of fiction in your busy inbox. “Truckwaale.com, a startup founded in 2016, once valued at over $100 million, […]

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The ubiquity, problems and future of YouTube

A deep dive into the breadth of YouTube and where its headed. YouTube is the second most popular site on the internet, after Google.

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Fiction Short Stories Small businesses

💭The cost of your dreams

A story of a dreamer who goes out of his way to achieve them.

Shubham wants to be an F-1 racer. Can he be one, without the required money?

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Fiction Short Stories Small businesses

🍨🍝Ice cream or noodles?

A story of two small businesses competing for the same customers. Who wins?

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Fiction school school-game Short Stories

Early retirement

A short story about how a cricketer had to retire without playing much cricket.

This is a story about how some people never get a second chance.

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Mumbai Short Stories

The Water Boy

This story originally appeared in my short-story series, Easy But Hard. In this series, I take a look at stories of people that are easily forgotten. Subscribe here to get short stories delivered to your inbox every other week. “Bhaiya, chalenge?” I asked the auto-rickshaw driver. This was the fifteenth rickshaw since I started waving […]

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Blog longform Small businesses Technology

Business opportunities for the next decade

This is a guide for entrepreneurs who want to start new businesses. If you want to start a business but wondering what to start, here are 20 trends you could learn from.

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Technology for senior citizens

A few weeks ago, I helped my dad create a Google doc rather than creating a document on a computer locally. The process was revealing. Even the simplest questions like, “How do you save this?” required me to think of a good explanation. “It saves automatically,” was not good enough. To add to that, the […]