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Importance of Social Presence in Business, for Entrepreneurs

May 9th , 2016
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Category: Blog Post

Gone are the days when ‘Social’ just meant ‘For the society’ or ‘Social work’. Today, ‘Social’ has an all-new meaning and is critical in the world of business. Entrepreneurs, whether aspiring, new, or established, cannot afford to ignore the importance of Social Media and the effects of their presence on social media, also known as ‘new media,’ in business. Even if you are Read More…

An entrepreneur’s ready-to-use Business Guide.

April 24th , 2016
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Category: Blog Post

Floundering for answers, searching and hunting for ways to do things fast, seems to be the norm for entrepreneurs, at least when they are just starting out. More so, in the case of that oh-so-critical project report. So dear entrepreneurs, your prayers are answered as there are quick and relatively simplified ways to get a project report done. How? With Read More…

25 tips for budding entrepreneurs from our Special 25!

March 22nd , 2016
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Category: Blog Post

deAsra has successfully completed one year. And as part of our celebrations, we spent some time on introspecting the year gone by. What stood out from that introspection session are some solid tips from our very own Special 25 entrepreneurs (This has nothing to do with the movie- Special 26, please note! J ); these are entrepreneurs whom deAsra has Read More…

Happy Women’s Month!

March 8th , 2016
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Category: Blog Post

Free registrations for women entrepreneurs at deAsra, starting today! 8th of March is celebrated the world over as International Woman’s Day. Individuals, companies, fathers, sons, husbands, brothers, men in particular and practically everyone out there, puts in their bit to offer their love and respect to the women in their lives. Many ads, videos, messages, roses, cakes, gifts, fly around. Read More…

Learn. Earn. Return – The story behind deAsra Foundation

February 29th , 2016
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Category: Blog Post

The story of how Dr. Anand Deshpande founded Persistent Systems Ltd. and how he built it step by step into the huge IT giant it is today, will be written in golden letters in Indian Start-up history.  We also know that here is one man who believes in doing more than what he has accomplished; a man who strives to Read More…

Earn your bread and eat it too…

February 25th , 2016
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Category: Food Business

As life gets faster and time on hand gets shorter, people look for ways to save time in their daily chores. A quick sandwich or a few biscuits are so much easier to carry and eat on the go, rather than roti-subzi. That is how, bread, an item which the British brought into India, and which was once supposedly used Read More…

Fashion your future.

February 22nd , 2016
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Category: Fashion Business

A famous French fashion designer said, “Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.” In modern times, this very apt statement transcends the gender constraint as we find men and women being equally fashion conscious. With its inherent diversity and richness in attire, India too, is fast following in the footsteps of the West Read More…

Need of the day- Snack Centres

October 12th , 2015
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Category: Food Business

With today’s busy work schedules, people no longer have the time to make snacks at home. This has led to an ever-growing demand for snack centres. Street food is becoming increasingly popular. Groups of smart, young office-goers can be seen thronging Pune’s streetside stalls every evening. In fact, when one sees the number of people eating on busy streets like Read More…

Delight Your Customer!

September 29th , 2015
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Category: Blog Post

In the previous blog post, I wrote about how Quality has different meanings for different people.When we sell goods internationally, it is critical that these goods are produced to and maintained at a certain high standard – one that is decided by our customer and that we have committed to meet. However, for a service, the customer does not define Read More…

Quality Lesson from a Taxi Driver

September 21st , 2015
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Category: Blog Post

As customers, we often get frustrated when we don’t get satisfactory service at the time when we need it. How many times have we been angry and frustrated at call drops just when we are in the middle of an important conversation? Similarly, when you are in the role of a supplier, your customer expects service that meets his expectations. Read More…

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