Richard Branson
Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint<br />

Finding the right source of funding

3 min read . 10 Feb 2015
Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint<br />

Inspiration: it’s out there

4 min read . 27 Jan 2015
Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint<br />

Entrepreneurial awakening: 5 stages

4 min read . 20 Jan 2015
An entrepreneur must look for people who understand his passion, want to add to his ideas and can envision ways to make improvements. Photo: Indranil Bhoumik/Mint<br />
One example of a start-up that makes a positive difference in people’s lives is Gandys, which donates a percentage of its profits from sales of flip-flops to projects for orphans all over the world.<br />

Three questions before you start

3 min read . 09 Dec 2014
Doing more homework on a project is seldom a bad thing—as long as you don’t let the opportunity pass you by! Photo: Indranil Bhoumik/Mint<br />

Investing in a new venture

3 min read . 02 Dec 2014
Richard Branson met up with some of Mexico’s leading bloggers for lunch, introduced them to a few of his staff and explained why his mobile company can provide consumers with something different than the competition. Photo: Bloomberg<br />

How to handle the competition

4 min read . 11 Nov 2014
A passionate commitment to your business and personal objectives can make all the difference between success and failure. Photo: Thinkstock<br />

Doing business the Virgin way

4 min read . 28 Oct 2014
Richard Branson considers Virgin Cola as his biggest mistake, where he took the battle to Coca-Cola. Photo: AFP<br />

Make mistakes, come back smarter

4 min read . 23 Oct 2014
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Launching two start-ups at once

4 min read . 07 Oct 2014
When it comes down to it, letting go is about trusting your son to make the right decisions for himself. Photo: Jupiter Images<br />

Enjoy what you do, do what you enjoy

4 min read . 05 Aug 2014
Photo: Mint<br />

Turn intangibles into evidence

3 min read . 15 Jul 2014
Photo: Bloomberg<br />

Taking on your industry’s Goliath

4 min read . 27 May 2014