Amazon’s CEO Jeff Bezos- How A Bookish Kid Became World’s Richest Person

Jeff Bezos is an entrepreneur, computer scientist, an e-commerce pioneer and has a passion for space exploration. He is the founder of Blue Origin, Amazon and is an investor in many other businesses. Jeff Bezos was born to a teenage mother, Jackie and Ted Jorgenson, a circus performer his biological father on January 12th 1964. He however grew up knowing that his father was Mike Bezos, a Cuban immigrant who married his mother when Jeff …

India Makes It Big: ISRO Sets World Record By Launching 104 Satellites On A Single Rocket

Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) today made history by creating a world record of setting 104 satellites into the orbit. PSLV-C37, the heaviest PSLV launched Earth-mapping Cartosat 2 series satellite weighing 700 Kg. along with 103 nano satellites belonging to UAE, US, Israel, Kazakhstan, Netherlands, Switzerland etc. With this successful launch India becomes world’s first country to set more than 100 satellites with a single rocket. Last record was held by Russia when in 2014 …

Palmer Luckey: An iPhone repair technician who built a $3 billion VR company

Success is most often linked to age and a good experience. It is generally assumed that one could achieve success only after reaching a certain age but lately, these assumptions are breaking as today youth are coming forward to take control of entrepreneurial world in their hands. Like Oyo’s Ritesh Agarwal, Palmer Luckey, established a company, Oculus VR at the age of 21. He has established the notion that if you are truly interested and …

Infosys Story: From A Small Room Office To $11 Billion Multinational Company

After seeing the success of startups like Whatsapp, SlideShare, Uber, Snapdeal, the thirst of becoming entrepreneur among today’s youth is increasing at a rapid pace. However, after two or three failed attempts, most of them step back in despair. One thing everyone should keep in mind that nobody or no venture becomes successful without tasting failures. Setting a high aim is perfectly fine but one should also be prepared for the challenges that will come …

SlideShare Story: How a barcamp idea turned into 119 million dollar business

In 2003 Rashmi Sinha a Lecturer at university of Berkeley quit her job to start the entrepreneurial journey. She was later joined by her husband Jonathan Boutelle and brother Amit Ranjan do something together. These are the people who later co-founded presentation sharing platform, SlideShare. They started a “user experience and usability research tool” called “mind canvas” in 2004. Later they thought of developing it as an online product. Mind Canvas was started from a …