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Audio – the next channel for content creators

Over the past decade, one thing that has come up clearly is that people can make money through their passion. This has been proven with thousands of YouTubers, Instagrammers, bloggers, etc. The internet offers more tools than ever before to earn money through your passion, be it photography, writing, editing or merely assisting others with […]

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Cold contacts are the ultimate skill

Over the past couple of months, with my book, The Advisory Board being published, I’ve been heavily invested in ensuring that the book reaches the right people. For books, ‘word-of-mouth’ is the ultimate way to spread a word about the book. But until a book starts to spread itself, it is the author’s and publisher’s responsibility […]

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Which Social Media platform should you choose?

Small businesses need to create the right social strategies to grow their platforms. In this guide, you’ll learn how to focus on a few social media platforms vs. going after a lot of them

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🔎The growth of Kabaddi

Kabaddi is growing rapidly. With its growth come many opportunities to create businesses.

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Buses provide an untapped opportunity for startups

Subscribe to my newsletter to get posts about new business opportunities every week. Introduction Public transportation is one of the most essential tenets of sustainable cities. A better transportation system cannot just have positive impact towards a greener planet, but also in productivity and happiness. Even though this is well-known, the fact remains that a […]

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Sustainable cities

This article explains what a sustainable city is and shares an example of a company working in this space. “I want to move to a city” With an ever-growing urban population, India is seeing a tectonic shift in patterns of residence and livelihood. UN says that by 2050, India will have more urban residents than rural residents. […]

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5 trends that help us predict India’s next decade

Subscribe to my newsletter to get essays on new business opportunities every Friday. Over the past decade, India has seen an explosion in data usage, with almost 300 million rural internet users coming online. Google is dedicating an entire program, called The Next Billion, to an audience who is coming to the Internet for the […]

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Effective transit planning requires high density

Subscribe to my newsletter to get essays on new business opportunities every Friday. Spread out cities don’t work well for effective transit planning. High density is a necessity for effective transit planning in a growing city. It is, in fact, one of the biggest reasons why big cities like New York, London, Singapore, and Tokyo […]

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Is the death of the Mumbai taxi nigh?

Is the Mumbai Kaali-peeli on the verge of existence? Will it survive, with the intense competition from apps like Uber and Ola?

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Why write about taxi drivers?

“What do you want to be in life?” Almost all of us have been hammered with this question growing up. My answer, for the initial 5-6 years of life, used to be “Vikram Tempo Driver.” For those who are unfamiliar with them, Vikram Tempos used to be a common public transport system in the nineties […]