HeadStart, Social Entrepreneurship

Social Entrepreneurship is Sexy

On 12 March 2010, we concluded our Annual Startup Showcase Event – HeadStart, this time at Hyderabad. One of the panel discussion topic was “Challenges in Social Entrepreneurship” and we had an amazing panel for this. This blog post is a summary of the discussion. Members of the Panel were – Ms Lindsay Clinton, Director of Beyond Profit Magazine; Ms…

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Social Media

Understanding Social Media

My first interaction with Social Media has been with Orkut long ago. It was not so welcoming, rather, I did not understand it much. I felt it was very childish. Then came Facebook and Twitter which have changed the way I interact with people around. I thought then, there is something big happening in this Global Village. Slowly, it started…

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Twitter

Twitter updates for the week – 28 Feb

Am checking out Asus EePC http://bit.ly/cwAUFG. Its awesome… 53 of the Best Tech Blogs http://bit.ly/d6YIIE Have you nominated your Startup for HeadStart 2010? http://bit.ly/9LZMn1 5 Twitter Management Tools You can’t live without http://bit.ly/aQRDoj 6 Principals of Selling your Project http://altitudebranding.com/2010/02/6-principles-of-selling-in-your-project/ Social Entrepreneurship Gets its Own TV Show http://bit.ly/97nVfO Who are the most Innovative companies in the World? http://bit.ly/coHGmF Thinking Fearlessly…

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Twitter

Twitter updates for the week – 21 Feb

World population grew 800 million btwn 1980-90, the highest in the history in a decade…. RT @pluggdin: Dell and Google India Partner to Target Indian SMEs http://goo.gl/fb/RplT Four ways of looking at Twitter http://bit.ly/dCGV6y Innovation perspectives – Shepherding a Team of Opportunities http://bit.ly/bdWpR3 Are Best Practices your worst Enemy http://bit.ly/dhgnoZ Life Sciences: A Tough Transformation http://bit.ly/djEGwB 30,000 foot SaaS Trends…

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Twitter

Twitter update for the week – 14 Feb

Its Naveen from eLagaan sharing his experiences… #SSBLR Sumeet from Kreeo is giving the first lighting speech…#SSBLR @abeoye kick starts SS …. Giving 2 anniversary intro speach At IIM B for SS Blr. Its SS’s 2 B’day today 🙂 10 Unsung Collaboration Tools http://bit.ly/93Q7Yv When is a Social Media Strategy not a Strategy? http://bit.ly/9B4NNf What is opposite of Social Media…

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Twitter

Twitter updates for the week – 7 Feb

My letter to Steve Jobs http://bit.ly/cJ32hM 3 new ways to measure the Social Web http://bit.ly/bE4OyF 5 essential traits for Social Media success in your career http://bit.ly/doqWFh Validating SEO keyword research with Social Media http://bit.ly/cBAeRb Why businesses should think twice before investing money or time on Facebook? http://bit.ly/9ONivm Evaluating Twitter team tools http://bit.ly/ccTsDf The role of Facebook and Twitter in Social…

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Innovation, Technology, Thoughts

Letter to Steve Jobs

Hello Mr. Jobs, This is my first letter to you. I am a true devotee of Apple like many others in this world. I hail from India and wanted to take this opportunity to write to you and share few of my thoughts on your strategy of Apply products for countries like India. I do understand that since the beginning,…

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Twitter

Twitter updates for the week – 31 Jan

4 New Mac Twitter Apps you may have missed http://bit.ly/bwZNbs Social Media Strategy meets the Digital art of war, revisited with Sun Tzu 2.0 http://bit.ly/bX35BV Define Metrics according to your business objectives http://bit.ly/a6TZUs Discussions on the future and success of Mobile Banking in Microfinance http://bit.ly/9vC5OJ 5 Great Books about Microfinance and how the Poor use Money http://bit.ly/al5vQ5 Building Ties, and…

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Twitter update for the Week – 24 Jan

•    5 ways small businesses can avoid Social Media Panic http://bit.ly/76OuNo •    Twitter launches Location based Trending Topics http://bit.ly/4Xuy85 #Twitter •    Internet: The final frontier http://bit.ly/6PRQlj •    Internet access is the new freedom of assembly http://bit.ly/4yofxY •    The three minute rule http://bit.ly/7zTVJw #HBR •    Using checklists to prevent failure http://bit.ly/6hfEOh #HBR •    Why do we care about disruption http://bit.ly/6i36NT #HBR…

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