The kiosks, which are run on a youth-facing, franchisee-operated business model, offer entrepreneurial opportunities. Nestle India Chairman and Managing Director Suresh Narayanan said, "Through this initiative, we want to encourage the youth of the country to believe in their entrepreneurial dreams. … [Read more...] about Nestle to help young entrepreneurs with kiosk business model
As COVID-19, the ensuing economic crisis, and recent calls for racial justice show, the cost of complacency toward matters of equity is reaching an inflection point. We are ready for a sweeping reset, a new paradigm—one where women receive half of all venture capital (VC) funding, represent half of all decision-makers at VC firms, and make up half of all business owners. Entrepreneurship is ready for an infusion of gender equity. … [Read more...] about How corporate venture capital could close the gender gap for entrepreneurs
Of course, there are some infractions that are clear cut: if someone commits fraud, harassment, or does anything that is illegal or harmful the rules are the same—they have to go. But if someone was a good performer before the pandemic and is now struggling, seek to understand what’s going on. Examine why their performance changed and explore what you can do to help them. Did they do better when they were in the building and benefitted from working in an office? If so, maybe there is a way to get them back to the office safely. At one of the companies where I’m a board member, some employees were having a hard time working from small apartments in one geography, so we opened the building for them. (In another location we opened the office, and no one wanted to go; that’s okay too.) … [Read more...] about Should a CEO hold employees to pre-COVID performance standards?
“Initially, there was an impact due to the Coronavirus situation, but the growth has bounced back. We are seeing a 30 percent increase in profit. While revenue was down in April and May, it started growing since June. We expect better growth in the next quarter,” Murugavel Janakiraman, Founder and CEO of Matrimony.com, had said in an earlier interview to Moneycontrol. … [Read more...] about Here are some matchmaking trends in India in times of COVID-19
The game will reportedly be based on real-life scenarios that the Indian security forces have encountered, including domestic and foreign threats. The first level will be set in the Galwan Valley, where the violent clashes had broken out between Indian and Chinese troops in June 2020. … [Read more...] about PUBG Mobile ban | Akshay Kumar launches combat game FAU-G, hails PM Modi’s Atmanirbhar Bharat