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Idli, Orchid and Will power

4.07  ·  Rating details ·  180 ratings  ·  16 reviews
It is a biography of well known hotelier Vithal Kamat (the CEO of five star Orchid Ecotel hotel in Mumbai) and a description of the chain of Kamat hotels and Orchid.
Published (first published February 3rd 2014)
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Madhavi
May 24, 2012 rated it really liked it
Very inspiring!Must read for all would-be entrepreneurs...
Kaustav Gupta
Apr 19, 2018 rated it really liked it
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Age-old wisdom in a short and sweetly written book. somehow, the simplicity of ideas as well as in the way they are expressed brings smile to the face.
Priyanka Batra Harjai
Sep 03, 2015 rated it really liked it
Idli, Orchid and Will Power is not a book, it is a tell tale of Dr. Vithal Kamat, a successful human being. Yes, I will introduce him to you as a successful being because of two primary reasons – first, you can and will get to know a lot more about him and his life through the book and the resources scattered over internet (including Wikipedia as well) and second, because space might fall short for praising him.

I do not score myself as a person, who could comment anything about Kamat sir or his
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Nitin Vadher
Feb 02, 2016 rated it liked it
Book Review: Idli orchid and me by Vithal Kamat
*Publisher: Image Publication *ISBN: 81-7997-167-8 *No of pages: 183 *Language: English *Genre: Non-Fiction/Entrepreneur *Price: 150 *Rating: 3/5
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I have never visited any of the Kamat hotels till now, but after reading this book I will definitely would like to visit and meet vithal kamat. The person who achieved success with hard work, dedication, honesty, simplicity, self-confidence, an ability to turn all odds and who dreamed big and follow
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Sudhir
Sep 26, 2016 rated it really liked it
This is an excellent book about a down to earth entrepreneur from a middle class family - Vithal Kamat whose family has built Kamat chain of hotels across India. This talks about his thoughts, downs and ups in his life. Very good inspiration read!
ANBHAZHAGAN
Aug 14, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
good book
Abhishek Verma
Must Read by everyone
Pratap
Inspiring story of a business man who climbed from bottom to the top. Very good story to know how it goes in India.
Anuradha More
Jan 27, 2015 rated it really liked it
Must read!!!
for those who wants to be an entrepreneur :)
Kiran
Oct 26, 2012 marked it as to-read
when i knw this book .....form that day to i am trying read this book..
Dimple Saxena
Oct 06, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Good for those who want to rise in their life.This book tells the story of great business man Vithal Venkatesh Kamat.It is inspiring.Must read
Nehal Mayekar
Jul 27, 2014 rated it really liked it
Excellent Book for new entrepreneurs. All about desire and determination along with dedication to our and success is yours.
Mary
Dec 31, 2016 rated it it was amazing
For anyone who is down and out, I would recommend a dose of this book!!
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