Is entrepreneurship a safe move?

Leaving a job for starting own venture isn't an easy option

From kirana to e-retailer

Online, offline models can coalesce to create superior value for all stakeholders

Ecommerce boom

SIDBI, NIBM to setup ‘MSME Centre of Excellence’ in Pune

Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with National Institute of Bank Management (NIBM) to set up a 'MSME Centre of Excellence' in Pun

Strategy and ‘mauka’

To fight and win, play to your unique strengths instead of aping competition

Taxation: No notification yet on Swachh Bharat cess

Queries on tax issues, addressed by Abhishek Jain and Achal Chawla of EY

SMEs more receptive to gender equality: Muhammad Musa

Since women are disproportionately affected by discrimination and violations at the workplace, Care India...

The online-only model

This new sales channel is slowly changing the game

Sustainable MSMEs

Supportive frameworks critical to an inclusive model

Stat-o-Sphere: Asia rising in factoring

Factoring has been growing steadily in emerging economies in the last few years.

Taxation: No duty on capital goods exported under excise rules

Queries on tax issues, addressed by Abhishek Jain and Achal Chawla of EY.

Invest in personal branding

We all are constantly working towards attaining our goals in life.

The bold and the bored

Just when stories abound about start-up entrepreneurs making their billions from a tiny stake in their ventures...

Should SMEs bother about net neutrality?

You have heard of small start-ups like Facebook and Google making it big.

Engaging with the digital shopper

Digital marketing has to be interactive and responsive

Focus on foundries

‘Make in India’ success hinges on foundry industry’s preparedness

Let us have a 1,000 Make SME scheme: Sanjay Bhandari, OIS-AT

OIS-AT is a prime original equipment manufacturer (OEM) in a variety of advanced technology products and services, especially in defence, homeland security and civil aviation.

Taxation: Writing back of depreciation not possible

Queries on tax issues, addressed by Prashant Khatore and Devraj Singh of EY

Stat-o-Sphere: Retail Hotspots in Apac

Retail markets in the Apac region saw 464 new retail entrants in 2014, 23% more than in 2013.

Automakers should ensure proper disposal of used oil: Anant Bhargava, IFP Petro Products Ltd

IFP Petro Products (P) Ltd is a Ghaziabad-based SME in the re-refining space.

Changing face of IT for businesses

Tailored services for customers will be main differentiator for companies now.

God’s Own Company

Offshore IT trainer Koenig takes the spiritual route to growth.

MSME sector needs to be incentivised to generate jobs

The concern is over the employment elasticity of manufacturing. It is well established that an average addition of 1.2 million people every year in the job market much exceeds the employment capabilit

Indian SMEs getting green guidance from Europe

Experts from the UK and other European nations are on a mission to introduce green and lean initiatives in Indian small and medium-sized enterprises.

We have created a new market for MSMEs: Ashish Shah, COO and founder,

Online furniture retailer aims to become a $2-billion company by 2020...

Taxation: Penalty for short payment of duty waived in clean cases

Queries on tax issues, addressed by Sarika Goel and Neha Kishore of EY

Union Budget’s big initiatives to aid the small

Finance minister has given a road map for raising the share of manufacturing in GDP

MSME concerns ignored: Fisme

The Federation of Indian Micro and Small & Medium Enterprises (Fisme) has said it is disappointed with the Union budget...

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