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The FMB Movement

The Family Managed Business Movement was pioneered by Dr M L Shrikant who combined Business Acumen, Management Education and Gandhian way of life. Through his life work of building one of the foremost business schools of the country, he propagated mission of “Influencing the Practice here and now”and “Value based Growth.” Linking Gita to Management he was a believer in Abyudaya (Rising together).

Today most of the Family Business discussions around us follow the western ethos which proclaims individualism, competition and consumption. Continue reading “The FMB Movement”

Forex Trading For a Living

Believe it or not, there are Forex traders out there who live a comfortable life solely through trading on the Forex market. In might seem like a dream to some of you who are doing it as a side job while maintaining your finances through the main employment. But it is clear that trading Forex for a living is possible. Yes, it takes a lot of dedication and time to become a successful trader but fortune comes to those who work hard in order to achieve it.
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GoI to give higher remuneration than what 7th Pay Commission prescribed

In a sharp turn of events, the Government of India has decided to give a higher pay as compared to what was recommended by the seventh pay commission. Indeed the recommendation of the seventh pay commission was not considered really attractive by most government employees, considering the inflation and salary hikes given in the private sector. This will lower the gap of pay and benefits. Continue reading “GoI to give higher remuneration than what 7th Pay Commission prescribed”

Pricing Mechanisms and Strategies

Pricing [1,2,3,4] becomes, more often than not, a major challenge for marketers, as one of the key decision point for marketing any product or service. A major point of deliberation is what approach for pricing is suitable for a particular product or service. The infographic provided adds insight on the different approaches for pricing. Continue reading “Pricing Mechanisms and Strategies”

Before Racing From Engineering to Management

Ever wondered why MBA is a natural choice for most engineering graduates in India?

Well, each of them might have their individual rationale to pursue management education as their post graduate qualification but the overarching truth is awfully simple. In India it is believed that on an average, a MBA degree double your value in the job market. How and why is neither known nor desired to be known. Coaching institutes don’t talk about it, parents often don’t get into it and b-schools don’t speak about it. Yet the magic wand is supposed to work and double your likely CTC soon after you graduate. Continue reading “Before Racing From Engineering to Management”

Accounting for Startups

Successful entrepreneurs are good strategists. They have foresight to spot future trends. They have insights to commercialize and execute ideas. But most entrepreneurs might have little or no exposure to system of accounting their business transactions. Growing number of technology start-ups are ideated by technical specialists with expertise in their area of interest. The big questions are – is there a serious need for them to know the importance of accounting at the start-up stage? Does lack of accounting exposure affect the way business decisions are made in a newly established innovative venture? How can knowledge of accounting make difference to the management of start-ups? Continue reading “Accounting for Startups”

Google, Artificial Intelligence and Lee Sedol – And all that matters

Google is again in the news. With decades of research and development in artificial intelligence, Google is definitely the one to watch out for. But finally humanity triumphs over artificial intelligence. DeepMind had earlier set the benchmark to really check out how far it can push humanity, and set the tables against real intelligence. However, this time, results were a tad different.

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Facebook’s new offers from Artificial Intelligence Research

Facebook, our most popular social networking website and the prince of social media, heavily invests in Artificial Intelligence research, to enhance the usage experiences of its users. As per Facebook AI Research Lab, they are focused on propelling the field of machine knowledge and creating innovations that give individuals better approaches to impart. In the near future, they try to comprehend insight and make wiser and knowledge generating intelligent information systems. By what method will they fulfill this? By building the best AI lab on the planet. Continue reading “Facebook’s new offers from Artificial Intelligence Research”

M&As of Major Banks – A History

The financial economy of the world is heavily dependent on the health of the banking system. No other industry has probably that much of an impact directly to the welfare of a nation. In this infographic, we highlight the nature of mergers and acquisitions which have happened for some of the biggest names in the banking industry, namely Citi group, JP Morgan Chase, Bank of America and Wells Fargo. Continue reading “M&As of Major Banks – A History”

2016 International Conference on Smart Cities

The International Conference on Smart Cities saw talks / presentations from over 30 experts across 9 countries globally. This was a joint academic effort of Swansea University, Waterford Institute of Technology and IIT Delhi. The conference was held in IIT Delhi on 22nd December. Big thanks to all the student coordinators who made this academic initiative feasible. The conference was supported by European Union, Unnat Bharat Abhiyan (GoI), FI-Media, TSSG Research Group and BETS. Continue reading “2016 International Conference on Smart Cities”

WordPress Blogging through a Mobile App

Let us try something different today.  what if we could understand the nuances of Technology discussions true dictation through mobile app. Even as we speak here I am trying to portray a blog post by dictating it on the WordPress app which is available in the Android store. Sounds fascinating right I am sure you would like to try blogging by dictating on the mobile it is so much more easier to do it than by typing on keyboard at the desktop or at a laptop. Continue reading “WordPress Blogging through a Mobile App”

6 Sure-Shot Solutions For eCommerce Web Design Success

So many eCommerce stores have popped up since the concept of online shopping incepted. People widely prefer the very idea of mobile shopping and spending the time saved more productively. There are numerous online stores that are successful in delivering a smooth experience while some are still trying to pace up. And unfortunately, there are some that make the visitor pull their hairs. Such frustrating experiences end up costing businesses sales. Continue reading “6 Sure-Shot Solutions For eCommerce Web Design Success”

What Format Should Videos Be in a Business or Work-Related Environment?

In recent years videos have started to be more widely used than ever by companies and businesses. Generally this is due to the fact that it is now easier than ever before to create videos and also the faster internet speeds have made transferring them much more feasible than in the past. Along with the increasing popularity of videos however, there is one area that is often neglected: Video formats. Continue reading “What Format Should Videos Be in a Business or Work-Related Environment?”

Run Your Online Business on a Low Budget

Today, most people do not read books in hard copy, but on their Kindles. They do not listen to the news on the radio, but via podcasts. Instead of watching TV shows on TVs, they stream them on Netflix. These are just the most obvious examples of how the digital environment takes over our lives in this day and age – not to mention online shopping, online dating, online chatting and online working! Online businesses are not as new right now as they used to be ten or fifteen years ago and they became an omnipresent part of our daily lives. That is why more and more people decide to go into this venture. However, starting an online business is not cheap, so you might want to try to save some money, if possible. Here is how you can do that more easily. Continue reading “Run Your Online Business on a Low Budget”

Three Ways Technology Can Improve Your Office Environment

Smart technology is a hot topic in business, with new products coming on the market every day designed to make your office environment more enjoyable. If you want to know what the many benefits are of integrating these top technology inventions into vital areas of your company, read on.  Continue reading “Three Ways Technology Can Improve Your Office Environment”

Finding Homes for Sale That Meet Your Specifications

Purchasing a house involves multiple calculations and that does not mean the cost only, it also includes size, location, neighborhood, style etc. More often than not, the price that you have to pay is determined by taking into consideration all these factors and therefore, you might feel that just getting ready with the big bucks will solve your problem. However, the negotiations and considerations that goes into getting that perfect home is more complicated than that as one has to take into account the distance from office, school, medical facilities and other things like market, shopping malls, railway station or airport in case you have to use it frequently. Continue reading “Finding Homes for Sale That Meet Your Specifications”

Signs and Banners: Using Them Wisely

Banners and signs are frequently used as a part of every company’s marketing strategy. Marketing such as this involves large sums of marketing money and it is only fair that the company spending so much get’s the invested money’s worth in terms of exposure. It is not as complicated as you believe. In fact, it is important first to judge if the marketing strategy is worth the money spent. Continue reading “Signs and Banners: Using Them Wisely”

7th Pay Commission Reports are Out

Apparently, based on this recommendation, central government employees (civil servants, IS officers and professors of central universities like IITs / IIMs) may possibly witness a 30% hike in their salary. As per the report in New Indian Express, there is likely to be a five to six per cent annual pay hike of Central Government employees, which again is likely to be linked to tangible performance criterion. Continue reading “7th Pay Commission Reports are Out”

Advantages of enterprise mobility solution in project management

Becoming a mobile- enabled organisation will positively affect your entire IT firm. From individual software application to management and monitoring of the firm, everything will be benefitted by going mobile. Enterprise mobility is very promising as it can effectively improve productivity, provide higher efficiency, and can make interaction with the customer more responsive and effective. What else a firm need to develop? Continue reading “Advantages of enterprise mobility solution in project management”

Tech Talk posts from mobile

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