Mini Menon, The Baker's Block, workshop on basic baking, cake making classes, pastry school, culinary institute, baking course, professional baker, Baking as a career, home baker
Mumbai-based Mini Menon took her first stride towards entrepreneurship in December 2014. With an objective to create her own brand of customized handcrafted cakes in Mumbai, Mini started The Baker’s Block. However, becoming a professional cake artist was nowhere in her career plans even a few years back. She holds a post-graduate degree in English Literature and has also worked as a lecturer in a college for a couple of […]

How Mini Menon is building The Baker’s Block as a successful brand of top quality cakes in Mumbai!

Caramella, Bakery, baking classes in Mumbai, baking classes, baking, bakers, baker school, learn baking, baking workshops, baking school, home bakery, conflatingVisions
Ketki Barfiwala, a Chartered Accountant by qualification is now a full-time professional baker. She has a cake studio with the name Caramella in the beautiful city of Mumbai. Presently, apart from meeting the needs and requirements of customized home baked cakes of clients since August 2014, Caramella also conducts baking classes quite regularly. By now, you must be wondering how did the shift from Chartered Accountancy to professional baking took […]

Meet this Chartered Accountant who took up professional baking – Ketki Barfiwala of Caramella shares her inspiring tale!

Tabitha Menezes, Tabitha's Cakes and Bakes, Mumbai, Home Baker, Cakes, Cake, Baking Classes
Tabitha Menezes is a person who always wanted to become a self-dependent woman. She studied commerce, worked at Apple Inc. and now is a successful professional baker. Presently, she is the founder of Mumbai-based home bakery Tabitha’s Cakes and Bakes. Many of you might have been wondering as to why and how the transition from Apple to a cake artist took place for her. Well, that happened mainly because of […]

An interview with Mumbai-based home baker Tabitha Menezes, the founder of Tabitha’s Cakes and Bakes!

LaElegante', La Elegante', Shalini Girish, Fashion, Fashion Accessories, Mumbai
Mumbai-based Shalini Girish’s interest of becoming an entrepreneur triggered after one of her cousins gave her the idea of an online store selling fashion accessories. Being a fashion enthusiast herself, Shalini found the idea to be a good one. Soon she transformed that idea into a reality and started her own online store LaElegante’ on March 08, 2014. Ever since, she never looked back. Shalini Girish holds an MBA in […]

LaElegante’ – The inspiring tale of Banker turned Entrepreneur Shalini Girish!

Sudip Dutta, Ess Dee, Ess Dee Aluminium, Durgapur, Mumbai, Singapore, India Foils, Packaging, Sachet Making
Sudip Dutta was only 17-year-old when destiny forced him to earn a living for his family of 6 members. Sudip was born and raised in Durgapur, West Bengal, India. His father, Vijay Shankar Dutta, was an ex-armyman and had to retire from his service after he was severely injured in a gunshot battle during the Bangladesh Liberation War in 1971. Following the retirement, Vijay took up a job as a security guard. […]

From earning Rs. 15 per day to building a giant in the packaging industry – Amazing story of Durgapur’s Sudip Dutta creating Ess Dee Aluminium!

Sugandham Organics, Amitabh Bachchan, Organic Incense Sticks, Ekta Thakker, Punit Thakker, Aman Maheshwari, Srithi Das, Maalav Thakkar, Body Mist, Air Fresheners, Car Diffusers, Reed Diffuser Pots and Sticks
Mumbai-based Sugandham Organics started its journey in April 2016 with a noble vision. The objective was to help the underprivileged section of the society earn a decent income for their living. The company manufactures a wide range of organic aromatic products. And, all of them are handcrafted by people belonging to the low earning families. Sugandham Organics was founded by 5 young minds – Ekta Thakker, Punit Thakker, Aman Maheshwari, Srithi […]

How Sugandham Organics, an Indian fragrance brand is helping the underprivileged people to live their life with dignity and pride!

Arabic Dessert Kunafa, Kunafa Dessert, Kunafa, Foodeementals, Zuber Barudgar, Sufyan Qureshi, Mumbai, Cream Kunafa, Cheese Kunafa, Kunafa Minis
If you want to please yourself with the exotic Arabic Dessert Kunafa in Mumbai, then, Foodeementals can be a good option for you. Foodeementals is the brainchild of Sufyan Qureshi and Zuber Barudgar. Sufyan is a 28-year-old Management Graduate and has an experience of around 8 years in corporate recruitments. He is also the co-founder of Mumbai-based HR solutions firm The HR Window. On the other hand, Zuber is 34 […]

Want to please yourself with Kunafa Dessert? Foodeementals can be a good option for you in Mumbai!

The Upcycle Co, Amishi Shah, Recycle, Recycling
Amishi Shah is a graduate in Finance, holds a Master’s degree in International Management and is also a trained semi-professional Latin dancer. Now if we ask you to guess what job Amishi is doing right now, you won’t be able to give us the right answer. Just because Amishi is presently involved in something amazing much different from her professional qualifications. And, most of us cannot even think of that. […]

How entrepreneur Amishi Shah is giving new life to discarded piece of items – The story of The Upcycle Co

ekplate, Street Food, Indian Street Food, Street Food Vendors, Street Food Finder App, Ekplate App, Mumbai, Harsh Shah
Most of the Indians love to eat street foods. Indian street foods have a wide range of varieties that no other country would offer. A food lover always searches for the best food vendors that are available in a particular city or town. Sometimes the search process becomes quite difficult. And, most of the times we miss out on the best Indian street foods just because we didn’t have any […]

Ekplate: An app that helps in finding you the best Indian Street Food vendors! Harsh Shah, the founder of ekplate shares their story

Prem Thakur, Buggy Car from Scratch, Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, Kharghar, Car Built from Scratch, YouTube DIY Videos 1
YouTube is a great place to learn something. While YouTube videos can enlighten us on almost any topic, only a small percentage of YouTube users apply the knowledge to create something beneficial. Prem Thakur falls in the category of such persons. Prem is only 19-year-old. But the feat that this young boy from Navi Mumbai has achieved would leave many established engineers behind him in terms of accomplishments. Prem Thakur […]

This 19-year-old Mumbai boy built a Car from Scratch and YouTube Videos was his only Teacher – Prem Thakur’s Inspiring Story!

That's the Story, Swati K Soni, Home Bakery, Home Baker, Mumbai
Since 2011, Swati K Soni, a home baker in Mumbai is successfully running her home baking venture That’s The Story. The name of her venture is beautiful and so are its products. The 54% chocolate expresso slice, burnt caramel pannacotta with pistachio, egg free crème brulée and pistachio shortbread are some of the signature items of That’s The Story. Swati considers her Mother to be her biggest inspiration who introduced her […]

How a failed baking attempt turned into a success story for Swati K Soni – The story behind Mumbai’s That’s The Story

Crumbs Patisserie, Alison Menezes, Home Baker, Home Bakery, Cake Artist, Cakes, Mumbai
Alison Menezes is a passionate home baker and cake artist from Mumbai, India. During her stay in Qatar, while working as a cabin crew in Qatar Airways, she got herself trained in cake decorating. Her love for baking gradually became more intense and in 2014 she launched Crumbs Patisserie, her own home bakery in Mumbai. For Alison, the smiles on her clients’ faces after eating her handcrafted baked products are […]

Meet Alison Menezes, the creative cake artist behind Mumbai-based Crumbs Patisserie

Archana Nakhua Bhanushali, Ace Tattooz, Tattoo, Mumbai, Nikhil Bhanushali 1
Ace Tattooz is a popular name among the tattoo lovers of Mumbai. Started in the year 2011 by Archana Nakhua Bhanushali and Nikhil Bhanushali, Ace Tattooz has walked a long way since its inception. At Ace each and every tattoo artist has their own specialisation. They believe in personalisations instead of inking images from the internet. Archana and Nikhil presently runs 2 tattoo studios at Mumbai. From a founding team […]

For the love of Tattoos, this Tattoo Artist from Mumbai became an Entrepreneur! Archana Nakhua Bhanushali of Ace Tattooz shares her story

Sanjivani Bhide, Sweet Picks, Home Bakery, Mumbai
Sanjivani Bhide’s journey as a professional home baker started in August 2010 with the launch of her home baking venture Sweet Picks by Sanjivani. In earlier times, baking was a hobby for her. The hobby gradually transformed into a serious passion later on. Sanjivani is an extremely creative person and her creativity reflects in each and every product which she bakes. Today, in this session, the lady herself is here […]

I want Sweet Picks to be in everybody’s minds when they think of Cakes: Sanjivani Bhide

Motilal Oswal, Financial Services, Investment, Equity, Financial Advisor 1
When we come across these two words – “Motilal Oswal” the first image that comes in our minds is of a Non-banking Financial Company that offers a wide range of financial products and services. The company is one of the leading financial services firms of India. It deals in Broking and Distribution, Institutional Equities, Wealth Management, Investment Banking, Private Equity and Asset Management. Most of us probably know all these things. […]

How a Chartered Accountant built the successful Motilal Oswal group!