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“I went through postpartum depression and I didn’t have the knowledge to deal with it”: Emirati entrepreneur Khawla Hammad explains why and how her online counseling platform was set up. Image Credit: Supplied Strong points Emirati entrepreneur Khawla Hammad’s personal mental health issues led to the creation of his online counseling platform “Takalam”. One in […]

Teaching entrepreneurship: from the draw...

As part of Business Blasters, this team of Speakers including Sujay, Khushi, Siriya, Yash, Vidisha, all students in class 12 of School of Excellence, Khichiripur successfully marketed a high quality and economical bluetooth speaker. courtesy of www.thebusinessblasters.in This is the second in a two-part story on the Delhi government initiative to introduce entrepreneurship classes for […]

19 new subjects implemented in schools i...

The Department of Basic Education has published a list of new subjects implemented in schools in South Africa over the past five years. Many of these subjects aim to directly support students who drop out of school and who will not necessarily complete grade 12 or enter university. The subjects cover a wide range of […]

Daraz to herald a new era of e-commerce

Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, e-commerce was already experiencing significant growth – with the industry growing at a steady rate of 4.5% globally.[1]. This is mainly due to factors such as increased digitization, improvements in technology and infrastructure, and consumers who expect more convenience and accessibility. The pandemic, however, has sparked a dramatic boom in […]

“Financial independence is the engine of

Becoming a parent inspired Rana El Sakhawy, 33, to launch MonkiBox, a subscription-based early learning start-up offering toys and activities tailored to child development research. Initially a toy curatorial service, the company began to design and create its own game-based products to become the first direct-to-consumer toy company in the Middle East. Egyptian Ms. El […]

Reduce food waste to increase access to ...

the energy and fertilizers needed to grow, process and distribute food are wasted. At the other end of the supply chain are cash-strapped consumers, who have been distressed even more in recent years by factors such as the Covid-19 pandemic and inflation. Spoiler Alert, a company founded by two MIT alumni, helps businesses bridge the […]

5 steps to reach your financial goals in...

Along with the new year that brings confetti and a new calendar, now is the time to set some important goals for the next 12 months. It could mean finally paying off debt, buying a house, or taking a long-delayed vacation. With inflation and economic uncertainty clouding 2022, consolidating your finances this month may seem […]

[Year in Review 2021] “Failure is the pi

Launched in 2014, Story bites is a regular feature of YourStory, with notable quotes in our previous articles. Share these gems and information with your colleagues and networks, and return to the original articles for more information. Mistakes and mistakes are part of the start-up journey and point the way to future success. A mindset […]

IIT Madras wins first place in governmen...

IITs topped the third edition of ARIIA in the category of centrally funded institutions IIT Madras took first place in the Atal Institutional Ranking of Innovation Achievements (ARIIA), released on Wednesday by the Union Ministry of Education’s Innovation Unit. For the third year in a row, the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Madras retained […]

507 Creative Group maps customer success...

According to owner Brittany Woitas, 507 Creative Group’s goal is to help clients identify and achieve their business goals. “Our main goal is to help others create compelling brands,” Woitas said. “Whether it’s a startup that wants to get out of the door doing everything right and very strategically, or a decades-old multi-million dollar company […]