• LIFE
    Don’t Spend Your Life Making Up Your Mind

    “Huntington Hartford, who inherited a fortune from the A. & P. grocery business and lost most of it chas­ing his dreams as an entrepreneur, arts patron, and man of leisure, died Monday at his home in Lyford Cay in the Bahamas,” reported The New York Times in 2008. “He inherited an estimated $90 million and […]

  • STARTUPS
    70 Percent of Small Businesses Plan to Increase Digital Marketing Spend

    Seventy percent of small to medium sized businesses polled said they will increase their digital/web-based marketing budgets in the new year. That’s according to GetResponse, an email marketing software solution serving over 350,000 small businesses, marketers and brands. GetResponse recently commissioned a study to examine expected digital marketing investments among US-based small and medium-sized businesses […]

  • STARTUPS
    Paytm to spend Rs600 crore on branding, marketing in 2016-17

    New Delhi: mobile pockets and e-commerce firm Paytm, run by using One97 conversation Ltd, will spend Rs.six hundred crore on branding and marketing in 2016-17, the agency said on Monday. It had spentmore than Rs.500 crore in 2015-16. Paytm has already released a Rs.50-crore marketing marketing campaign across television, print, radio and social media for […]

  • STARTUPS
    Start-up India good way to spend taxpayers’ money: poll

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid out an action plan for start-up enterprises, proposing self-certification related to nine labour and environment laws and said no government inspectors will visit start-ups in the first three years after their launch. Photo: PTI A majority of the respondents to an instaVaani poll have backed the Start-Up India programme launched […]