Meet Shyamli Badgaiyan!!!!! Student of Harvard Business School who raised $160,000 to support India

With the COVID-19 cases skyrocketing every day, we are seeing more and more people coming forward to help each other, to assist, and offer help in every possible way. Many countries from around the world are coming forward to support India amid a huge shortage of medical supplies.  Likewise, a student of Harvard Business School …

Insights from HBR Live: Leaders Who Make a Difference – SPONSOR CONTENT FROM HARVARD BUSINESS REVIEW

The first edition of HBR Live, our one-day virtual conference on April 8, explored the power of leadership during a truly transformative era. The event drew attendees from more than 75 countries to meet, interact, and hear from more than a dozen speakers, including CEOs, editors, professors, and a poet. Here are some of the …

All eyes on Grab: From a Harvard University project to a USD 40 billion business

Grab, one of Southeast Asia’s most valuable tech startups, was conceived at Harvard Business School when its two co-founders, Anthony Tan and Hooi Ling Tan, met in a class called “Business at the Base of the Pyramid.” That class taught students how companies operate in low-income markets, which represent the majority of humanity. The two came …

All eyes on Grab: From a Harvard University project to a USD 40 billion business

Grab, one of Southeast Asia’s most valuable tech startups, was conceived at Harvard Business School when its two co-founders, Anthony Tan and Hooi Ling Tan, met in a class called “Business at the Base of the Pyramid.” That class taught students how companies operate in low-income markets, which represent the majority of humanity. The two came …

All eyes on Grab: From a Harvard University project to a USD 40 billion business

Grab, one of Southeast Asia’s most valuable tech startups, was conceived at Harvard Business School when its two co-founders, Anthony Tan and Hooi Ling Tan, met in a class called “Business at the Base of the Pyramid.” That class taught students how companies operate in low-income markets, which represent the majority of humanity. The two came …

Fintech Guava raises $2.4M to provide banking services to Black small-business owners

Guava, a banking and networking platform targeting Black entrepreneurs, announced today the closing of a $2.4 million seed round led by Heron Rock. Founded last year by Kelly Ifill, the company aims to narrow the racial wealth gap by providing financial services to Black small businesses and creators. The digital banking platform — set to …

[Startup Bharat] How this finance professional returned from the US to start a cookie business in Vadodara

An alumni of Purdue and Harvard University, Kshiti Jikar Mehta worked as a finance professional in the US for nearly six years. While in the US, Kshiti says cookies became like a comfort snack right through her college days, and this always stayed on the back of her mind. Someone who was always passionate about …

[Startup Bharat] How this finance professional returned from the US to start a cookie business in Vadodara

An alumni of Purdue and Harvard University, Kshiti Jikar Mehta worked as a finance professional in the US for nearly six years. While in the US, Kshiti says cookies became like a comfort snack right through her college days, and this always stayed on the back of her mind. Someone who was always passionate about …