BarCampBangalore

BarCamp Bangalore 2 – Started

I am here at the BarCamp Bangalore right now. It is yet to begin and already the room is filled…..I am sort of excited to be here and I am quite sure there is lots in store for today and tomorrow. I really appreciate all the efforts of the Organizers – arrangements are too good. I also would like to…

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Personal, Social Entrepreneurship

Social Entrepreneurship…

1. What is Social Entrepreneurship? Entrepreneurship for a cause, contributing to uplifting standard of living. It is your regular business model with Profits and Losses – You can be rich and well established too!!! Aim is to create a product/service which is ‘purely’ for social benefit. 2. What are the various areas? (In broad terms, to begin with) HealthCare Education…

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BarCampBangalore

BarCamping

I read about BarCamp (http://barcamp.org/) recently and was exicted to know that these type of forums existed to encourage innovativity.As I am from Bangalore, India, I was interested to check out if there is any BarCamp activity here. Fortunately, there is one which was organized in the past and now we are getting together for another BarCamp. Visit BarCamp Bangalore…

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Personal, SocietyForward

Getting together

To bring people who are interested in innovating to change the way we live, I have created a new group – www.groups.yahoo.com/group/SocietyForward. Do come and join and let us work towards making this world a better place to live.

BookReviews

Books for Entrepreneurs

I got this list from ZeroToMillion.com and the list looked exhaustive and hence wanted to share this will all who are taking time to visit my blog: Globalization & Economics * The Lexus and the Olive Tree by Thomas L. Friedman* The World is Flat by Thomas L. Friedman* The Commanding Heights by Daniel Yergin and Joseph Stanislaw* Political Ideologies…

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ArticleReviews

Business Prophet

I was reading a special report on the Business week web site – Business Prophet (http://www.businessweek.com/magazine/content/06_04/b3968089.htm). In this report, what I got to understand is that Dr. Prahalad says that the essence of entrepreneurship is in your business model. I strongly agree with him.Rather thank looking at the article as one of his research findings, I would want to mention…

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Scorpio Drives

A Pilgrimage…

Places – Udupi, Dharmastala, Kolluru Total Run – 1,381.7 KM. Oct 20-24, 2006 being holidays, we have decided to go on a small pilgrimage to Udupi, Dharmastala and Kolluru. This is my second long drive in my Scorpio. The first was to Ooty and it was very good. We left on 21st morning and took the Bangalore – Mangalore road…

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BookReviews

Loosing my Virginity

An amazing life story of Sir.Richard Branson. It is a must read for every aspiring entrepreneur on this earth, to know how difficult it is to win in life. Sir Branson’s life is a clear example, as to how difficult it is to live life the way you want. But with focus and clarity, you can definitely live the way…

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