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Investors Interest in Consumer Products Startups Surged Amid Covid-19
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Investors Interest in Consumer Products Startups Surged Amid Covid-19

Consumer products startups saw funding jump in Q1’20 while fintech industry witnessed one of the worst quarters in years. Consumer products funding was up 36% quarter-over-quarter, garnering $3.3B across 366 deals. Q1’s surge was largely driven by mega-rounds in the alternative proteins, gaming, and fitness spaces.  Lets have a look at the consumer products areas that have seen the most growth amid Covid. 1. Food and beverage Food and beverage startups saw funding soar in Q1’20, raking in $1.3B — more than double the dollars compared to the prior quarter — across 106 deals.  Sustainability and health remained top of mind for investors, with Impossible Foods’ $500M Series F coming in as one of the largest deals of the quarter. Alternative protein companies ...
Why do 90% of Startups Fail?
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Why do 90% of Startups Fail?

Most entrepreneurs think they are building the next big thing and are very much confident about their idea. They have a strong belief of having their startup scale up in no time. In reality, over 90% of them fail. So how can you turn your ideas into reality? Are you solving people's problem and making their lives feel better? Most people fail because they make mistakes that they could have prevented. Preventing them will allow to work on things that actually create value for your customers. Want to build a successful startup? Prevent These Mistakes. Mistake 1- Focus only on building and not on customers. Life is too short to build something nobody wants!- Ash Maurya Try to solve a meaningful problem for other people. Most startups fail because they don't under...
Marketing Mix of Naukri.com
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Marketing Mix of Naukri.com

Naukri.com was the first job portal to be launched in India in March 1997 and has been successful all these years in maintaining its first mover advantage in the field of recruitment services. Naukri.com was founded by Indian businessman  Sanjeev Bikchandani who started Info Edge(India) Ltd in 1995. So was it the first mover advantage in the industry or something else that led to creating such a million dollar revenue generating business? Lets have a look at the 7 P's of Naukri.com. Product in the Marketing Mix of Naukri.com Its primary product is RESDEX which is the complete resume database of Naukri.com. It has become India's largest talent pool where recruiters find the perfect talent for their organisation by paying for job posting. Besides that Naukri.com also ...
Patanjali Case Study: Yoga Guru To Business Tycoon
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Patanjali Case Study: Yoga Guru To Business Tycoon

Baba Ramdev is one of the most respected yoga gurus in the world associated with Yoga and Ayurveda and by Patanjali he is now counted among the most successful entrepreneurs of India. Swami Ramdev has done the work of turning the lifestyle of Indians into a healthy one by practicing yoga and Ayurveda again. Early Life Of Great Yoga Guru, Baba Ramdev On December 26, 1965, a child named Ram Krishna Yadav was born in the house of Ramnivas Yadav and Gulabon Yadav in Hazaribagh Ali Syed Pur village, District Mahendragarh, Haryana.  This son of a farming couple was only two-and-a-half years old, when a terrible disease like paralysis took him under his control. Ramakrishna became fine while practicing yoga continuously. Since then, he has been continuously practicing yoga and has ...
Lessons To Start Your Business
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Lessons To Start Your Business

The biggest challenges to starting and growing a business include: Coming up with a great product or service. Having a strong plan and vision for the business. Not having sufficient capital and cashflow. Finding great employees. Firing bad employees quickly in a way that doesn’t result in legal liability. Working more that you expected. Not getting discouraged by rejections from customers. But here are some key lessons for you starting your business. https://www.facebook.com/earlypad/videos/616214182261692/ Stay tune with Earlypad for more updates.
What Do Angel Investors Look For Before Investing in Startups?
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What Do Angel Investors Look For Before Investing in Startups?

Startup Founders should be well prepared when pitching their startup companies to angel investors . The failure to have reasonable answers to the probable questions will decrease the likelihood of the entrepreneur’s company to receive funding and support by investors. The following is a list of key questions all entrepreneurs should be well prepared to answer during their investor pitch:    So, expect that you will need to cover the following: What does the company do?What is unique about the company?What big problem does it solve?How big is the market opportunity?Where are the headquarters?        Opportunity in the Market   You will need to showcase that the market opportunity is meaningfully large and growing. You wi...
20 Small Business Ideas in India with Low Investment 
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20 Small Business Ideas in India with Low Investment 

Are you searching for small business ideas with low investment that can bring you profits in India?  If YES, you are landed at the right place in this internet world where you find a whirlpool of information. The moto of the entrepreneur is to make profits, he should be wise enough to select a business idea through which he can gain name and fame. Making a right decision on your business idea is a crucial step to your success. To help many budding and to-be entrepreneurs, Earlypad has come with a unique list of small business ideas with low investment in India.    Here your chance to explore 20 small business ideas in India with small business capital.  1.Advertising Agency   For setting up an advertising agency you may require a ca...
10 Steps to Validate Your Business Idea
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10 Steps to Validate Your Business Idea

An idea is struck as a cyclone in your head and you have a feeling, this is going to be the "next big thing" in the market. Saving a business idea with series of sticky notes on your desktop doesn’t get you anywhere. The real quest starts when you ask yourself whether this business idea works or not. For a beginner stage entrepreneur immediate question should be “How do I validate my business idea?” To rescue such beginner stage Entrepreneurs, we have come up with some simple steps, which can help to validate your business idea. 1. Surf Your Idea The first step in validating your business idea doesn’t take much of your time. Take your mobile out browse the idea, go deep into the internet to check whether your idea exists in the market or not. Remember, business ideas are al...
How to Write a Business Plan
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How to Write a Business Plan

How to Write a Business Plan – Components & Checklist   Are you planning to start a business? or   Do you want to grow your existing business??  The entrepreneur should accept the truth that above two scenarios requires lot of trail and errors methods to taste the success. A Business plan is a perfect match to the success of your business.    What is a Business Plan?   In simple terms, a business plan is a documentation form of what you do and how you do. It is like a roadmap to success. Drafting a business plan helps you have a clear idea about finances and competitions around your business.   Why do you need to have a Business Plan?   Usually, a bus...
FMCG Industry Overview: Global and Indian FMCG Sector Analysis
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FMCG Industry Overview: Global and Indian FMCG Sector Analysis

The global FMCG market is projected to reach $15,361.8 billion by 2025, registering a CAGR of 5.4% from 2018 to 2025. Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) otherwise known as consumer packaged goods are generally items that are purchased with ease due to low cost.These products are commonly accessible in varied outlets including grocery store,supermarkets and warehouses. The FMCG market has encountered sound development in the course of the most recent decade as a result of experience retailing alongside reflecting buyers want to improve their physical shopping knowledge with a social or relaxation experience. The future for FMCG market is amazingly favorable because of its inherent capacity and promising advancements in the environment. The global FMCG market is segmented based on ...