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2 Day Certificate Program in Financial Modelling Using Excel for Entrepreneurs

By at January 22, 2014 | 10:28 am | 0 Comment

Do you feel worried when investors ask for your venture’s financial model? Want to prepare and analyse your business’s financial projections? Wish to manage your venture’s financials in a DO-IT-YOURSELF mode? If any of your answers is a YES, then you are welcome to attend our next training workshop on Financial Modelling using Excel for

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Our Coverage in Media – Bizxchange Porta for SMEs

By at May 25, 2011 | 1:49 pm | 0 Comment

Friends, With your wishes, we have got coverage on Bizxchange, a leading SME portal by Times of India group. Please find the article below: http://www.bizxchange.in/u47/S-90P-90A-201105242011052413041064485966be3T-90N-/Start-up-Zone---Featured-Start-up.html Interview with Amit Grover, Founder, Nurture Talent Tuesday, May 24, 2011 Nurture

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Dare EWeek: Amit Speaks on “Sources of Finance For Entrepreneurs”

By at February 7, 2011 | 10:40 am | 0 Comment

This session was conducted online by DARE Magazine, details below: The audience at Amit Grover's session had plenty to learn today. His talk on funding was extremely informative and was an eye opener for many new start-ups who insisted on getting more out of Amit even after the session was over. Here are some of the highlights of the discussion. He started with

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Amit Grover – Founder, Nurture Talent Academy On Startup and Entrepreneurship

By at February 5, 2011 | 10:35 am | 0 Comment

CEans, We have an active discussion going on our CE-Forum about: Why aren’t engineers thinking about entrepreneurship? Presenting to you the story of an engineer from IIT Delhi who founded his Venture ‘Nurture Talent Academy’ on January 1, 2010 after doing his MBA from IIM Indore and working at a couple of companies. Here is Mr. Amit Grover sharing his

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How to start an Incubation center?

By at December 13, 2010 | 12:08 am | 5 Comments

How to start an Incubation center? Entrepreneurship in India is on the verge of explosive growth. This also throws new opportunities for the eco-system to take shape. Angel investors, venture capital, media, startup clubs, service providers, mentors and training companies are going to grow. And one important cog in the wheel is the incubator – the place where

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Social Entrepreneurship – Emerging Scenario in India

By at October 4, 2010 | 12:02 am | 0 Comment

With such wide variety of enthusiastic entrepreneurs taking up the responsibility as social entrepreneurs, I am personally very optimistic about the future of the nation. Let me take up few points related to social entrepreneurship: 1. What is social entrepreneurship? Social entrepreneurship is about having a social objective as a goal of the venture. The objectives

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10 Pricing strategies for entrepreneurs

By at July 27, 2010 | 11:54 pm | 0 Comment

Pricing problems are not rare, and among all issues faced by startups, pricing is right on top! Though there is no perfect pricing method, I am sharing 10 pricing strategies for startups below: 1. Cost-led pricing This is the most common pricing mechanism. Start by calculating all the costs involved in manufacturing the product or delivering the service (variable

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Unplugging the Mystery of Startup Valuations

By at March 2, 2010 | 12:11 pm | 0 Comment

Unplugging the Mystery of Startup Valuations By Guest Author on 2, March, 2010 5 | Topic: Entrepreneurship The mystery of startup valuations has existed since the day 1st startup was born! This topic is fundamental, emotional, scientific and artistic at the same time. I have been asked this question often, and in different forms like "What is my idea worth?", "How

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Unplugging the Mystery of Startup Valuations

By at March 2, 2010 | 12:46 am | 0 Comment

The mystery of startup valuations has existed since the day 1st startup was born! This topic is fundamental, emotional, scientific and artistic at the same time. I have been asked this question often, and in different forms like "What is my idea worth?", "How can I get 10 crores funding, but retain control of my company?". The answer depends on the person who answers the

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Magic behing financial projections in a startup

By at February 23, 2010 | 12:15 am | 0 Comment

One question I have been repeatedly asked in all entrepreneurship events recently has been "How important is Financial Projection for a startup?". Like all subjective questions, the answer can range from "highly important" to "not important at all". I have never seen any investor writing a cheque without looking at the financial projections, neither have I seen them

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Pitch the Rich sessions at IIT Delhi

By at February 22, 2010 | 10:27 am | 0 Comment

Last week, I attended the Entrepreneurship Summit at Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. It was a homecoming of sorts (I am an alumnus, 2001 passout) after 10 years. Some things never change - wind tunnel, Dogra Hall, seminar Hall, Ex Hall (exhibition hall) are still as pristine as I left them! Coming to the event, all in all it was average. The startup showcase at

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Top Ten Ways for Entrepreneurs to Close a Deal

By at February 15, 2010 | 8:44 am | 1 Comments

I had written this article for YourStory, India's leading website covering entrepreneurs. As an entrepreneur, you have done all the hard work to start your venture, get a team around it, get customers to pay and investors are showing interest. But still there is that X-Factor which you need to close the deal - as they say, there is many a slip between the cup and the

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Business Plan workshop at Atharva College, Mumbai

By at February 9, 2010 | 3:07 pm | 0 Comment

As a part of the eweek organized by NEN, entrepreneurship cell of Atharva College, Mumbai, hosted a business plan workshop by yours truly. With more engineers than management students in attendance, it was a great experience, with questions flying from all corners. Questions ranged from silly ones like "How to make a public issue for starting a business?" (only Anil

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IIT Bombay E-cell selects Nurture Talent Academy as Training Partner

By at February 8, 2010 | 11:08 am | 0 Comment

IIT Bombay E-cell selected Nurture Talent as their Training partner for the entrepreneurship summit. I conducted a workshop for all entrepreneurs participating in Vulture's Nest and Eureka. It was a great experience, with lots of energy and talent among the participants. It was a pretty exciting week. The pre-event workshop on how to make a business plan and pitch to

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Find the Key to Success

By at January 13, 2010 | 4:21 am | 1 Comments

We have your business goals and ideas at the center of all our initiatives. Our course modules, expertise and everything else is startup driven and idea driven. We have spent years working in this early stage high growth niche to know what is required for an idea to succeed. We work with you and for you through our startup course to teach you all aspects of running a

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YourStory in Conversation with Amit Grover, Mumbai Angels

By at November 28, 2009 | 10:15 am | 0 Comment

Mumbai Angel was started to provide a good eco system to promote entrepreneurship in a city of 15 million people like Mumbai.In a span of 3 years they have significantly helped the startup community to grow, be it with investments, mentoring or strategic support. YourStory brings to you an exclusive interview with Amit Grover, one of the key drivers of the

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