Category Archives: Weekly Newsletter

WINNER OF MEAL KIT MARKET BUT NOT A MEAL KIT COMPANY

Meal kits are measured grocery items for a food recipe sent as a package to the subscribers. They were aimed at reducing the waiting periods at the stores while teaching the customers some culinary skills. This market saw a huge demand in the beginning and was predicted to change the dietary plans of the people. But now they face competition from other new brands, which may compel them to match the regular grocery stores which they had criticized. Read More>>

THE DARK SIDE OF AI

A self-driving car was released onto the roads of New Jersey. This car , developed by Nvidia relied solely on the technology of Artificial intelligence for its operation. This event demonstrated the rising power of AI . While AI is becoming popular means for many of the present era problems , It can also be dangerous since the algorithms of this technology are so complicated that even the creators do not understand when it could go wrong. Read More>> 

WHAT YOUR MOONSHOT CAN LEARN FROM THE APOLLO PROGRAM

In January , Google had closed its project to cover the earth in wifi with the help of solar- powered drones. Although this project was a high cost and high risk venture the technology which is called “moonshot” is still innovative and can be pursued by other startups. One should learn from the Apollo Program on how to make such a project a success. Read More>>

WHY UBER DOSENT FIRE ITS CEO

In a startup company the founders of the company also become the CEOs. But as the company grows these CEOs make way for the professional CEO who have the knowledge and experience in the corporate world to help the company. This decision is usually made by the board members of the company. But the board members of the Uber company say that such is only made by their founder and CEO Travis Kalanick. Read More>>

PIVOT TO BE A BETTER LEADER NOT JUST FOR A STRATEGY

The journey to running a successful business is a difficult one. Hence there is no surprise that in this journey one makes many mistakes. These mistakes are not only made in the business model selected but also the leadership qualities displayed by the founder of the company. But our pride gets in the way and stops us from admitting and amending our mistakes as a leader which can lead a company to failure. Hence we should accept the pivot to become and successful. Read More>>