• LIFE
    Banking royal commission: AMP took life premiums from dead customers

    AMP has failed to refund nearly $1 million in life insurance premiums it charged to thousands of its superannuation members it knew were dead, the banking royal commission has heard. The commission heard on Monday it was AMP’s practice to charge dead people life insurance premiums and then refund those premiums rather than cutting off […]

  • Having Your Correspondence Handled Professionally

    As a global business person, you may not be at home a great deal during the week. You might be gone more than you are home, in fact. Your work may take you to all corners of the world. Despite being gone from home, mail will still come to your home without fail. Rather than […]

  • 4 Ways to Encourage Your Child in STEM

    Maybe your child has expressed an interest in something like chemistry or biology. Maybe they’re a natural with numbers, and you want to help them capitalize on that. Whatever your reasons for encouraging your child in STEM fields, here are just four ways to help them discover their passion for science, technology, engineering or mathematics. […]

  • Djokovic finds secret to Grand Slam success in French Alps

    Sep 9, 2018; New York, NY, USA; Novak Djokovic of Serbia salutes the crowd after his match against Juan Mart’n Del Potro of Argentina (not pictured) in the men’s final on day fourteen of the 2018 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports NEW […]

  • SUCCESS
    10 golden rules to follow for success in your career

    Knowledge and skills are tools that earn you an income and help you achieve career goals. Hence make it a priority to constantly them. There are hundreds of skills available and many alternate paths to success depending on the career you choose and the approach that works best for you. However, there is a common […]

  • PODCASTS
    TechCentral’s top 5 podcasts in August – what did you miss?

    TechCentral’s interview with Naspers CEO Bob van Dijk and letgo co-founder Alec Oxenford was the website’s most popular podcast in August 2018, according to statistics from platform partner iono.fm. The interview focused on Naspers’s decision to invest a further US$500-million into the US mobile classifieds platform. The three-year-old letgo has already seen over 100 million downloads […]

  • PODCASTS
    How the podcast boom is reshaping the traditional audio streaming industry

    Originally suggested by Ben Hammersley as a portmanteau (a linguistic blend of words) of “iPod” and “broadcast”, the word “Podcast” is now a buzzword occupying every Indian audiophile’s list. With the penetration of mobile internet across multiple geographies in the Indian subcontinent, the past few years have witnessed the emergence of the podcast wave which […]