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My shocking India business takeoff – in 1999

I started a company in Pune before ever visiting India. That for sure didn't make my first India trip less of a shock. What an attention we...

A business lesson from my Indian entrepreneur heroes – the Dabbawallas

The unstoppable Dabbawallas of Mumbai are always on schedule. No excuse. The secret is pure dedication and a 135 years old no-tech system. The accuracy in daily...

Jugaad – Innovation the Indian way

The new global formula for breakthrough growth, or just creative quick-fixes done by someone facing an immediate pain? Is it time for all of us to...

The India lion is attacking

  The new Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has a lot of promises to live up to. Hundreds of millions that helped putting him where he is,  expect...

I have a Norway-India business hangover

  In the Norway-India business community, we are pinching our arms, asking ourselves what actually happened last week. The Indian President was here - wasn't he? Bringing the...

Top diplomatic presence at NICCI meeting to promote Norwegian business in India

"We need to hear from you - to know what to do for you" This was the clear message from Mr. Eivind Homme, Norwegian ambassador to India. That...

Business-travel with me -on Instagram

On my recent India-roundtrip I visited 5 states and had fruitful meetings with enthusiastic people in my network. And - this time I actually shot some photos...

A 2-day visit to India will make wonders for your product

How can you possibly succeed without spending quality time with the most important people in your project? It's not even debatable. You have to know the people developing...

Norwegian executives exploring Mumbai innovation

MUMBAI: for 3 days the IFN/NICCI study group made the 20 million people metropolis unsafe, hunting high and low for Indian game-changing. The catch brought home was...

India: unbelievable 150 million mobile Internet users

 This kid is a citizens of what will become the world’s largest mobile digital society. India will have unbelievable 150 million mobile Internet users already by March...