Samsung mobile occupies about 60 percent of the total mobile channel coverage in the country with around 40 models ranging from Rs.1,500 to Rs.40,000. We have also met all our objectives during the fiscal year as it has been very good and we are now aiming to touch the 85 percent mark by the year-end.
– Sunil Dutt, country head, Samsung telecom
Starry-eyed and fresh out of engineering college, Kunal along with fellow IITians Rohit Jain and Saurabh Saxena all 20-somethings who graduated in 2004, decided to start their own company, Aakar, to provide school children with a different sort of education.
(dead link) Source (http://creativeteensclub.org/ctc/node/47)
Alongside the hike letter, Infosys has also asked its employees to sign a non-compete agreement letter saying they will not join any customer or competitor for a period of six months after their job termination at Infosys. The competition has been specified – Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), Accenture, IBM Global Services, Cognizant Technology Solutions and Wipro.
(dead link) Source (http://rtard.wordpress.com/2007/06/25/just-another-softwhore-engg/)
Of course the harsh truth is that most startups fail, but at least there is that 1 in a 10 chance of being tremendously successful (and the sense of actually being able to contribute to this chance)
1) The Consumer is always right.
2) If you think the consumer is wrong, go back to rule no.1
(dead link) Source (http://www.watblog.com/2008/03/24/meet-kal-raman-indian-born-education-entrepreneur-hopes-to-make-a-difference-in-india/)