“Necessity is the mother of all inventions” is an adage that everyone is familiar. It is the need to make things better and easier that forces an individual to think about something new. It is the need for being different and disruptive in the market that creates this zeal and determination. An indomitable spirit called ‘Entrepreneurship’ whose flame is one lit never fades.
Entrepreneurship has been a bug which has smitten young and old these days. This entire concept has changed the notion of risk-taking. Fear of failure is no longer a dreaded phobia. Organisations like Flipkart and Snapdeal which transformed from Startups to Unicorns have been an inspiration to starters.
The recent Modi government has been working on transforming our country from a job seeker society to job provider economy. Prime Minister’s initiatives such as ‘Make In India’, ‘Digital India’, ‘Skill India’ and the recent budget allocation towards the small and medium scale enterprises have been baby steps towards fostering an entrepreneurial mindset. Similarly, with more relaxation on FDI and FIIs, more and more critical resources are becoming easily accessible to Indians and has greatly contributed to the improvement in rankings of ‘Ease of Doing Business’ in India thereby making our country a land worth considering for investment by foreigners.
We might be a second world country with third world problems but with the policies and grants in place, we are not far from becoming a first world country. If you have an idea, you can dream of it, invest in it and who knows, it can kick off! In short, if you are considering of doing something on your own, this is the right time.
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