The Year 2015 was a promising one for Headstart. We restarted the Chennai Chapter of Startup Saturday and launched new initiatives such as ‘Headstart Inturn’ and ‘WE’. Thanks to the relentless effort of all the volunteers, and to the unconditional support of our audience, for helping us work towards the mission of making India one… Continue reading A Look at the January 2016 Initiatives of Headstart
TRAI ( Telecom Regulatory Authority of India) has invited current recommendations on its consultation paper (pdf) concerning Net Neutrality and Telecom Regulations in India. This paper is meant to decide the very manner in which we access the Internet, what we access and threatens the startup movement in India. In the current form, there is a proposal to put Whatsapp,… Continue reading This is a DO OR DIE for Startups in India – TRAI’s Internet Licensing and Net Neutrality
PRESS NOTE Headstart Higher @ Hyderabad is back- 20 December 2014 40 startups and 100 candidates; Unique high-impact startup hiring event; by the Startup Saturday team; As part of Headstart Network’s multi-city startup enabling initiatives; 11 December, 2014, Hyderabad: Headstart Network, the early stage startups’ ecosystem Organisation behind the monthly Startup Saturdays across the country,… Continue reading Press Note – Headstart Higher Hyderabad | Dec 2014
Headstart Startups Saturday is our flagship monthly meet held on second Saturday of every month across 15+ Indian cities. It is a sharing and discussion platform which facilitates networking and is attended by aspiring entrepreneurs, early stage startups and entrepreneurial community in local cities. It presents the attendees a platform to demo/launch their services /products and… Continue reading Headstart Startup Saturday – December 2014 Edition
Headstart Startup Saturday September Edition is on September 13th 2014, back with an amazing line up topics and speakers across 12+ cities in India. Below is a gist. To RSVP, click here: http://startupsaturday.headstart.in/ Headstart Startup Saturday is a monthly meet held on second Saturday of every month across 12+ cities. It is a sharing and discussion platform… Continue reading Headstart Startup Saturday across 12+cities – September 2014
We received tremendous response from Bangalore and Hyderabad in April this year and have been receiving a flood of requests from other cities too for Headstart’s Speed Dating event for Startup founders and rockstar Candidates – Headstart HIgher!On Demand, Headstart HIgher is back in Mumbai on July 13th 2014 (Sunday) To know more about HeadStart… Continue reading Headstart HIgher is back in Mumbai on July 13th 2014!
Happy to see our initiatives getting more and more media attention! 🙂 Headstart HIgher, which is a Startups job hiring event in a “speed dating format” held in Bangalore last month got covered in Economic Times today. Below is Excerpt: ” Finding new talent remains the main focus for start-ups as they expand. “Hiring is… Continue reading Headstart quoted in ET today!
Taking cue from the Finance Ministers Budget Speech 2013, of facilitating enabling environment to encourage Startups have better access to risk capital and henceforth SEBI’s (Securities and Exchange Board of India) announcement of regulations for the Startup in October 2013, India’s leading stock exchange, NSE (National Stock Exchange), launched EMERGE-ITP, a unique regulated market platform… Continue reading NSE platform for Startups to connect with Investors: EMERGE –ITP
Owing to an overwhelming response in Mumbai and Gurgaon, HeadStart is happy to organize its Co-founder Search Speed Dating Event in Hyderabad, in collaboration with Startup Talks. What is Speed Dating format? Speed dating is an arranged form of matchmaking that focuses on meeting a lot of people in a very short span of time. In… Continue reading HeadStart Co-founder Search – Speed Dating in Hyderabad on 30th Nov 2013!
One of the most important milestones in a start-up journey is to have a right team in place. Finding a co-founder is the second most important relation in the life of a founder. IF you are searching for a co-founder, the first natural choice is your close circle – friends, family etc, however skills, attitude… Continue reading HeadStart Co-founder Search Speed Dating in Gurgaon on Sep 14th 2013
Finding a co-founder is a very important decision in the life of a start up and at the same time an emotional affair! Some might find the idea of a stranger becoming a cofounder as impossible or impractical. But given the fact that businesses require very specialized skill sets to run, especially in the beginning,… Continue reading HeadStart Co-founder Search – Speed Dating in Mumbai on 29th June 2013!
Hiring great talent is the fast becoming the #1 challenge for the growth of startups in India. Headstart has come up with an initiative to bridge the gap between startups and candidates called Headstart Higher, a startup-job speed-dating event. In a Higher event, startups get to see several high potential candidates and good candidates get… Continue reading Headstart Higher, now in Bangalore!