Overview for The High Performance Entrepreneur: Golden Rules for Success in Today's World
Difficult though setting up a business is, becoming a high-performance entrepreneur is harder still. And yet of the many thousands who try, there are those who go on to become successful, some even graduate to setting up companies that hold their own against the toughest competition, becoming icons of achievement. In The High-performance Entrepreneur, Subroto Bagchi, co-founder and chief operating officer of MindTree Consulting, draws upon his own highly successful experience to offer guidance from the idea stage to the IPO level. This includes how to decide when one is ready to launch an enterprise, selecting a team, defining the values and objectives of the company and writing the business plan to choosing the right investors, managing adversity and building the brand. Additionally, in an especially illuminating chapter, Bagchi recounts the systems and values which have made Indian IT companies on a par with the best in the world. The rewards of being a successful entrepreneur are many. High-performance entrepreneurs create great wealth, for themselves as well as for others. They provide jobs, crucial for an expanding workforce such as India's, and drive innovation. Moreover, in India as elsewhere, governments have become much more entrepreneur friendly than ever before. More than just a guide, this is a book that will tap the entrepreneurial energy within you.
Subroto Bagchi (Author)
Subroto Bagchi was born in Patnagarh, Orissa, in 1957. He is co-founder and chief operating officer of MindTree Consulting, one of India's most admired companies. He was ranked among India's 15 most influential business persons by Business Today magazine in 2006. He has been well known for his columns, 'Arbor Mentis', for Businessworld, and 'Times of Mind' for the Times of India. The High-Performance Entrepreneur is his first book. His other writing can be accessed at www.mindtree.com/subrotobagchi. Subroto Bagchi is married to Susmita, a writer, and they have two daughters, Neha and Niti.