Applications Open: The Morpheus, Batch 6

Thursday, April 7th, 2011

[Neo receives a cell phone in an overnight-mail envelope. As soon as he’s holding it, it rings] Neo: Hello? Morpheus: Hello, Neo. Do you know who this is? Neo: Morpheus? Morpheus: Yes. I’ve been looking for you, Neo. I don’t know if you’re ready to see what I want to show you, but unfortunately, you […]

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Launching "Start-up Evenings"

Tuesday, January 13th, 2009

The MVP gang is launching “Start-up Evenings” with the support of a few firms who are involved with start-ups and a lot of friends in the community. The First edition of Start-up Evenings will take place on 20 Jan-09, Tuesday in Mumbai. Concept The idea behind “Start-up Evenings” is to facilitate “close interaction” between founders […]

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Startup Madness

Saturday, December 13th, 2008

(This article is jointly written by Sameer Guglani and Nandini Hirianniah) In recent days, while working with the MVP portfolio companies and reflecting back on the days of madhouse, we have identified this phenomenon we are calling ‘startup madness’. It’s visible and present from the time when you start thinking of your million dollar/world changing […]

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Oh my god! What will happen to startups?

Friday, October 17th, 2008

This is the common thought right now: “Oh my god! What will happen to startups?“. We have heard a variation of this question from all over the place – bloggers, media, investors, startup employees, startup founders, folks considering doing startups, etc. YC’s Paul graham has published Why to Start a Startup in Bad Economy Here […]

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Startup essentials: Law of learning and openness (New role, new rules)

Wednesday, October 15th, 2008

This article is reproduced from Sameer’s Blog, my personal blog. It was originally written on 24-January-2008.  Original post with all comments can be found here:Start-up Essentials : Laws of learning and openness (new role, new rules) Every startup has a core team, consisting of the founders (or just the founder) plus other key early employees. […]

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