Brigge, a Chennai-based app that curates neighborhood leisure activities and connects like-minded people, pitched to raise a second round of funding from The Chennai Angels who provided their seed funding. Pitching for a second round of funding is definitely a difficult task for startups because of the different stages of reviewing the business, evaluating the necessity … Continue reading BRIGGE’S JOURNEY TO SECOND ROUND OF FUNDING

The percentage of start-ups failing in Chennai is lower than in Bengaluru and the national capital region, considered to be the hubs for start-ups. Lakshmi Narayanan, vice-chairman of Cognizant, said the percentage of start-ups funded by the Chennai Angels Network surviving beyond three years was almost double of that of start-ups funded by angel networks … Continue reading Chennai start-up failure rate lower than NCR and Bengaluru

Earlier this week, we caught up with Mithun Sacheti to talk about CaratLane, his equation with his founders and how young entrepreneurs can make it big in this startup burst. When talking about how a business looks in the initial stages, Mithun reveals that any business, at different times, is in different stages and that … Continue reading A One-On-One With Mithun Sacheti, Founder, CaratLane

While there is always an ongoing debate on whether entrepreneurs are born or made, there is one aspect that cannot be denied – entrepreneurs can always have their skills polished! Skills like efficient communication is one of the most important elements required to be a successful entrepreneur. Sometimes, an entrepreneur might not be a very … Continue reading Skills Required By An Entrepreneur