Womentrepreneurs : Inspiring stories of success is a book authored by Avinash Kirpal. Womentrepreneurs tells inspiring stories of women entrepreneurs in India. These stories, based on material collected through personal interviews, show that the motivation for starting entrepreneurial ventures no longer arises from the need to supplement income but increasingly from fulfilling a need for creative expression and individual growth. Shailja Dutt, Chairperson, Stellar Search has been featured in the first chapter of this book sharing her experience of life and entrepreneurship.
The authors writings include the SME and the Export Development Company, published by the International Trade Centre, Geneva, and translated into French and Spanish, of which he is the co-author, as well as articles published in management journals and magazines.
Shailja Dutt was also invited for the Book launch held at Indian Habitat Centre on the 21st of January. The book launch had a preliminary discussion with the panelist and the main speakers over tea and coffee.