Posts Categorized: Ask Vijay

“How can you help me with funding”

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I am starting to get a lot of emails where the summary is pretty much the title of this blog post, that I thought writing this post would help. Short answer: I can’t. Let me explain. Startups are now finally mainstream. And yes there are a lot of more individual investors (aka Angels) and Institutional […]

 

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[Ask Vijay] When should a Student Startup?

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Look at it from the perspective that the entrepreneur is the product. And one of the things that will hold you back as you build a fast growing company is how fast the entrepreneur can adapt, and deliver. The one point when you know its time for you to step down and let someone take […]

 

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[Ask Vijay] What does Ethics Mean in the Context of Startups?

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You have to be super specific. There are certain businesses, where I am told, its impossible to run it by the book. A hotel for example – if the health inspector decides its cockroach infested (even if its not) you have to end up paying him. Sure you can say you wont bribe etc, but […]

 

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