Meet These 11 People Who Quit Their Jobs To Follow Their Passion

Meet These 11 People Who Quit Their Jobs To Follow Their Passion

You’ve been dreaming of finally leaving your corporate cubicle forever. Maybe it’s because you think your work is boring and repetitive. Maybe it’s because it eats into your personal life. Or maybe it’s because you’re truly passionate about something, and are willing to forego the comforts and perks of a normal job to follow your dreams.

As a part of the “People Who Quit Their Jobs To Do Something Amazing” series, we bring you another 11 enterprising people who did leave their corporate cubicles. Their motives were different – some have set up businesses, others have travelled, yet some others have tried to give back to society. But their underlying motives remain – they’ve turned their backs on a safe, conventional life and taken the plunge. And they’re all very happy with their life choices.

Steven Spielberg And Anil Ambani Come Together To Start A Digital Production Company

Steven Spielberg And Anil Ambani Come Together To Start A Digital Production Company

In the latest of collaborations between a Hollywood biggie and an Indian business magnate, director Steven Spielberg ( of Jaws, ET and Jurassic Park fame) and Anil Ambani have come together to form Amblin Partners. The entity will primarily focus on producing and distributing films using the DreamWorks Pictures, Amblin Entertainment and Participant Media brands.

15 Prominent Indian Celebrities Who Have Turned Entrepreneurs

15 Prominent Indian Celebrities Who Have Turned Entrepreneurs

Fame can be fleeting. Looks fade away with age. Talent comes with a shelf life. However, businesses can go on, almost forever. Celebrities realise this fact, and many of them have decided to not put all their eggs in one basket and secure their future, with investments into a life beyond the showbiz. Their name, fame and the ready inventory of cash also makes business that much easier to get in to, and the new wave of entrepreneurship is not lost on them. Here are some of the prominent celebrities from the world of Bollywood, modelling and cricket who have ventured into starting or investing into businesses.

Google CEO Sundar Pichai Comes To India Bearing Good News

Google CEO Sundar Pichai Comes To India Bearing Good News

Sundar Pichai, newly appointed CEO of Google is on a maiden visit to his native country after being appointed chief in August this year.
Speaking at a high-profile Google India event, Pichai was all hope giving and positive news sharing from Google’s stable. Pichai announced some major plans the tech giant has for India.

10 Times These Companies Used These Gestures As Clever Marketing Hacks

10 Times These Companies Used These Gestures As Clever Marketing Hacks

Companies are known to be capitalistic, cold and impersonal entities who’re out there to take your money.

However, every now and then they do little gestures, that makes them come across as personal, caring and send warm and fuzzies your way. In their own ways, they go out of their way to reach out and touch.

Call it a clever marketing hack or a genuine gesture, here’s a few instances when some companies – known or small – made people’s days with their thoughtful acts.

Zomato Takes Food Porn To The Next Level With ‘Dirty’ Ads

Zomato Takes Food Porn To The Next Level With ‘Dirty’ Ads

In the days of a spurt of online startups with few distinguishable features, and insta-ROI driven marketing strategy, the tried and tested methods like print ads, PPC campaigns and sponsored posts on Facebook and Twitter campaigns just don’t cut it anymore. The market is cluttered and the ad networks are expensive. Winning on discounts may bear short-term gains but isn’t sustainable in the long run. Companies are thinking out of the box, with ever new…

1 215 216 217 218 219 231