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From the Director’s Desk

“Adoption of technology among MSMEs is rising and will grow as benefits are realized” —Dinesh Gulati, Director, IndiaMart   How are Indian SMEs different and similar from others across the globe A key difference lies in the way SMEs are defined in India. Most of the major economies […]

CEO Speaks

“To celebrate, stimulate and cultivate the spirit of entrepreneurship is our motto” —Dinesh Agarwal, Founder and CEO, IndiaMart   What is the Makers of India campaign about? IndiaMart has launched the Makers of India campaign to celebrate, stimulate and further cultivate the spirit of micro, small and medium […]

Small is the New Big

Small business can help unlock a fuller potential of Indian economy A closer connect with the local environment, low overheads and faster decision making enable the MSMEs to be more responsive and resilient in the wake of changes At a time when sustainable development of the economy is […]

Start-ups are not just digital

Look, these start-ups managed to keep heads over shoulders! Rather than falling for the easy lure of me-too digital models, these 10 enterprises took to breaking new grounds and even solving some unsaid problems These are the days of digital unicorns, when VC money is flowing in freely […]

A guidebook for SME

Section 1: How to do business What makes you win as an entrepreneur Keeping your feet firmly on the ground and head on the shoulders even as your eyes see sky as the limit Let’s face it: these days, launching a start-up is considered cool, starting a micro […]

Make in India a boon or bane

In Make in India’s shade, will small plants grow? Policy makers and stakeholders must stay alert that big-ticket manufacturing projects don’t block the line of investor sight to MSMEs   What do companies like Infosys, HCL, Suzlon, Biocon, Future Group and Café Coffee Day have in common? Well, […]

How each sector can help SMEs grow

A massive scope exists for share of service-sector MSME to grow At the same time, manufacturing entities could significantly better their efficiencies and improve productivity levels to be globally competitive   Traditionally, the registered micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) have mostly been concentrated in the manufacturing sector. […]