Rashmi Bansal

Rashmi Bansal

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Rashmi Bansal is a writer, entrepreneur and youth expert.She is the author of two bestselling books on entrepreneurship. ‘Stay Hungry Stay Foolish’ features the stories of 25 MBAs who left lucrative jobs to follow the rough road of entrepreneurship. The book created a new record in Indian publishing by selling over 300,000 copies and has been translated into 8 languages.

Rashmi’s second book, ‘Connect the Dots’ focuses on non-MBA entrepreneurs. It has also been a bestseller, selling over 100,000 copies.

Her third book ‘I Have a Dream’, on social entrepreneurs, is releasing in May 2011.

Rashmi is co-founder and editor of JAM (Just Another Magazine), India’s leading youth magazine. She writes extensively on youth, careers and entrepreneurship o...more

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An invitation to first time authors

Many of you write to me, asking for advice on how to get published. Often you say, “I have a manuscript but I don’t know who to send it to.” Or, “I have sent my manuscript to 5 publishers but there is no response.”

At these times, I remember how lucky I have been to get a break in this industry. And I truly and deeply feel that I must help budding authors out t... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 3.60 · 8,086 ratings · 375 reviews · 7 distinct works · Similar authors
Stay Hungry Stay Foolish
3.55 of 5 stars 3.55 avg rating — 4,190 ratings — published 2008 — 2 editions
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Connect The Dots
3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 2,122 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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I have a Dream
3.65 of 5 stars 3.65 avg rating — 1,358 ratings — published 2011 — 3 editions
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Poor Little Rich Slum
3.53 of 5 stars 3.53 avg rating — 272 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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Follow Every Rainbow
3.74 of 5 stars 3.74 avg rating — 96 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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Take Me Home: The Inspiring...
3.92 of 5 stars 3.92 avg rating — 37 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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2.82 of 5 stars 2.82 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 2013
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“The very act of becoming an entrepreneur is contrarian to middle class values, study hard, get a good job, be happy with secure income and steady salary.”
Rashmi Bansal, Stay Hungry Stay Foolish

“We don’t need to actually solve the problems of the poor, the dalits, the downtrodden. Give them education and they will become self-confident. They will solve their own problems. So ‘education’ is actually the solution to all problems!”
Rashmi Bansal, I have a Dream

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