StartupJourney.com is a “forum for Indian entrepreneurs to discuss the journey to startup success”. It’s a low-volume moderated monthly newsletter by Arun Natarajan, who himself is an entreprenuer cum writer. Especially check out the brilliantly written article on Starbucks coffee chain. Arun uses Yahoo! groups to send the newsletter.
The Rising Stars of Business. Profiling the top business executives of the year with integrity and
Currently Reading : Leading at the speed of growth from Kauffman Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership. People from Fast Company sent this complimentary book to our “Company of Friends” group. We plan to have a session on this book in our ‘Management Book Readers Club’ .
Anita’s article on Domain Claim in ‘Rediff Guide to the Net’ is out. If you are looking at moving from blogspot to having your own server space, this artcle would be a good read. Myself, Nilesh and S Anand have voiced our opinion, though not necessarily subscribing to the same point of view !
Belated Happy Birthday OpenOffice . The free office suite is now 2 years young. It’s already received 8.5 million downloads. Actually could be more because of many mirror sites. I don’t expect it to push Microsoft out of business but it does give a wonderful increasingly appealing alternative to people looking for light weight no-frills software. And the fact that it is free, really pumps up its popularity. Here’s an interesting interview with Sam Hiser, voluntary Marketing Head.