Entrepreneurs

Shivaarti Bajaj

Shivaarti Bajaj Takes On Tik Tok with BoxEngage

BoxEngage is India’s answer to Tik Tok, a video-sharing platform, filling the void created when the Indian government banned 59 Chinese apps. The virtual platform, co-founded by Shivaarti Bajaj, since rebranding (it…

Working Women Who are Riding the Digital Wave

While lockdown measures triggered by COVID-19 confined us all to our homes, we found ways to sneak out and flee down digital highways like never before. For working women, there has been…
women in business outsourcing services

South Asian Women Making Waves in a Man’s World

For the last year, almost everyone who could has been working remotely. This is the predominant aspect of the “new normal.” But for some, such work is nothing new. The adoption of…

A Musical Mission, Aided by the Pandemic

Kadence, one of India’s leading musical instrument brands, has big plans to expand this year, including in global markets such as the US, which has an annual consumer market for music of…

Language Curry app

Vatsala Sharma and Aneesha Jyoti on the Language Curry App

According to BBC News, India is the world’s second-largest English-speaking country, with roughly 10% of its population and more than 125 million Indians speaking the language. It’s the official language of corporate…

JAWA BIKES

Mysore’s Jawa Connection

Ambika Sharma, Founder & MD, Pulp Strategy grew up with the Jawa, an iconic brand with a cult icon status. The great outdoors are calling, especially at a time social distancing is…
coding and Hackberry

“Learning to code builds other life skills”

Coding has become literal child’s play with the inception and roll out of Hackberry, India’s digital solution to the coding education.  Often deemed as the new robotics, coding is globally packaged and…

Choosing to Challenge

Come March and the buzz around International Women’s Day gets louder. And women who need no one day to celebrate their femininity are breaking gender stereotypes, becoming entrepreneurs in traditionally male sectors.…

For Creatures Great and Small

As trustee and founder of People for Animals, Alpana Bhartia has gone off the beaten path in her effort to protect the environment. She speaks to SEEMA about her journey with all…

Trailblazing a New Path in STEM

There was a time when a “woman who worked” evoked several unpleasant notions: that it was improper, her husband (or parents) couldn’t provide for her, that she was neglecting her domestic life,…