Social Entrepreneurship - India
India as a country has two starkly contrasting facets. While one is making impressive strides in the global arena, the other is bereft of even basic necessities like nutrition, education and health care. Government mechanisms have fallen woefully short of addressing these issues. However, the civil sector and social entrepreneurs could bridge the gap in delivery of these basic services.
Raising Capital - India
A rising demand for products and services due to higher disposable incomes and availability of better technology is spawning a new generation of start ups. Accessibility to capital is an important prerequisite to foster entrepreneurship. This article highlights the sources and availability of capital in India for budding entrepreneurs.
Business Environment - India
It is extremely important for entrepreneurs to understand the business environment i.e. the bureaucratic set up, growth prospects, political stability, judiciary effectiveness etc in their region of business. This article focuses on India from this perspective and will provide an overview of some pertinent factors.
Resources for Entrepreneurs - India
Apart from access to venture capital funds and angel investors it is important to have access to good networks of entrepreneurs as these present vast pools of experience and expertise in the domain which the new comer aims to target. Ample availability and access to such networks helps overcome many 'start up' problems.