Meraki- Launch Pad to Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship is the capacity and willingness to develop, organize and manage a business venture along with any of its risks in order to make a profit. Entrepreneurial spirit is characterized by innovation and risk-taking, and is an essential part of a nation’s ability to succeed in an ever changing and increasingly competitive marketplace.
Not every individual can become an entrepreneur because certain skills are needed to be that: –

  • Resiliency
  • Focus
  • Investment strategies
  • Finding and managing people
  • Selling Skills

Openness to Learn

These things helps to become a good entrepreneur and Meraki offers an ideal platform for those people who really want to follow their dreams. Participants showcase their Business plans to a prestigious panel of Venture Capitalists and judges, and the best wins the contest among top teams. This beautiful initiative by our college FIIB is running in its 4th edition this year. The 3 winning teams will be awarded with the Fellowships of Rs 1, 50, 000 followed by Rs. 1, 00, 000, and Rs. 50, 000, respectively. This year in Meraki 2015, after an intense semi-final round, 12 teams are coming from different places to compete; this will be an exciting event. This year Meraki has reached new heights and the platform has expanded to give opportunities to more teams. To become an Entrepreneur is not a simple task; to win this contest you have burn the midnight oil than only you will succeed.