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January 2016

Again Unmaad a Annual Cultural Festival of IIM Bangalore, will begin on 29th January

Come 29th of this January, the lush green campus of The Institute of Management, Bangalore, is going to be abuzz with cheer and activity. With over 15 years of tradition behind it, the annual cultural festival of IIM Bangalore, Unmaad, is set to host more than 30,000 participants from all over the country. The fest, sponsored by Van Heusen and in association with The Hindu, comes with the promise of bringing together a confluence of some of the most exciting events, competitions and performances. There is something for…

Small in size yet heavy in weight: SMBs must not be ignored

In 2012, when John Verbic gave up his career as an investment banker to become the self-funded Founder and CEO ofTrepup,he was sure that Small and Medium Businesses (SMBs) were getting the raw end of the deal. With no budgets for big media splashes and the lack of resources to manage web activities, SMBs have always been missing out on customer and investor attention. Ask him now, after he’s raised $1 million in seed funding and has a dedicated team of ten working with him on the business network, and he says, “The…

Eye-care Specialities: Tech, Set, Go

Eye-care Specialities: Tech, Set, Go By: Mr. Rajat Goel, CEO and Co-Founder, Eye-Q Super Speciality Eye Hospitals Technology has infiltrated every aspect of our lives. From the phones we use, to the cars we drive right up to healthcare, technology has been transforming and changing the world. Introduction of improved technology in therapeutic and diagnostic treatment and doctor-patient interaction has revolutionized the way healthcare is being delivered today. Upuntil the last decade only metro cities in India had ample…

LECHAL – World’s First Haptic Footwear brand offers interactive Smart-Shoes

LECHAL - World’s First Haptic Footwear brand offers interactive Smart-Shoes By Editorial Staff If phone becomes Smart, can the footwear be far away? Lechal, the world’s first interactive haptic footwear enables users to navigate hands-free and also tracks their fitness metrics. Available as an insole or a shoe, the stylish and comfortable smart footwear can be worn like any other, but offers never-before-seen functionality. By pairing with the Lechal app via Bluetooth, the users can set a destination and receive directions…

How CEO’s build a culture of Trust ?

How CEO’s build a culture of Trust ? Inspite of a compelling vision, rock solid strategy, excellent communication skills, innovative practices, deep consumer insights and talented teams many corporates and leaders just are not able to take the organization to the next level. Simply because leaders don’t trust each other ! Did you ever manage a team where more than 50% of the leaders did not trust each other ? When was the last time you did not trust the boss you were reporting in to? When was the last time there was a…

Passion for entrepreneurship led CredR founders to hire entrepreneurs

Passion for entrepreneurship led CredR founders to hire entrepreneurs CredR raised $15Million fund Our Correspondent ● New Delhi Sumit Chhazed and Nikhil Jain, alumni of IIT Bombay and Stanford University, have always had the passion and zeal to start something on their own. At just 25, along with Nittin Mittal, they have co-founded three successful ventures and running focused right now on CredR- India’s most trusted online marketplace for buying and selling verified, pre-owned two-wheeler vehicles at the fairest value…

BankBazaar aspires to be the dominant marketplace for Instantly issuing financial products

BankBazaar aspires to be the dominant marketplace for Instantly issuing financial products  Creating a smarter online platform for banking, BankBazaar.com gives instant customized rate quotes on all financial products like credit cards, loans, insurance products, and fixed deposits. Anyone can instantly search for tailor-made offers, compare, customize it as per their needs and apply for loans, credit cards, fixed deposits, and insurance products on Bankbazaar.com. Presently offering facilities of Loans, Insurance, Credit…

To enjoy the journey of life, Body is the most precious vehicle to Dimple Mirchandani

To enjoy the journey of life, Body is the most precious vehicle to Dimple Mirchandani  The CEO Magazine ●New Delhi Having professional education in Finance and Accounting from Manchester University and hailing from a large business family, 25 Years old entrepreneur Dimple Mirchandani listened to her inner voice and discovered her passion. Her passion for doing something close to her heart supersedes everything and chooses a path for herself which is very unusual but equally exciting at Holistic Nutrition. Holistic Nutrition…

The inevitable truth about ignoring your networking infrastructure

The inevitable truth about ignoring your networking infrastructure A few years back,networking solutions used to be at the forefront of every enterprise. Even the consumer centric companies were aggressively boostingtheir networking infrastructure to meet increasing demands. But just as the sun sets and a new day brings new opportunities,innovative solutions that enable concepts likework from anywhere and workplace mobility have gained foothold. As these technologies gear up to become omnipresent across workplaces, companies…