• ENTREPRENEURS
    10 Questions From Young Entrepreneurs About Startups

    Who says you can’t start a business when you’re young? These days, more and more young entrepreneurs who are full of great ideas, passion, and drive are launching their own companies—any many are finding success. I recently had the pleasure of serving as a mentor to a number of young entrepreneurs as part of the […]

  • PODCASTS
    How podcasts went from unlistenable to unmissable

    One night 15 years ago journalist Ben Hammersley was on a deadline at the Guardian newspaper, writing a column on internet radio blogs. He filed the piece and then, just as he was packing up, got a last minute call from the subs desk (the team that give stories a final check). “They said: ‘We […]

  • LIFE
    Drop The Life Is Unfair Mantra

    United Auto Workers (UAW) picket outside of General Motors Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly in Detroit, Michigan. Photo credit: JEFF KOWALSKY/AFP/Getty Images AFP/GETTY IMAGES Early forties, when I was 11 or 12 years old, I’d “borrow” my elder brother’s 28-inch bike, but my problem was legs as yet not long enough to touch both pedals. I needed to […]

  • MOTIVATION
    Vigilance And Motivation: The Keys To Retirement Success

    I’ve mentioned it before, but it surely bears repeating — successful retirement is about re-building your life from the ground up, replacing the structure and sense of purpose that is lost when you leave the workforce. To speed this process along, there are two rules to keep in mind – keep vigilant and stay motivated. […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    How these entrepreneurs turned their weekend project into a million-dollar startup IoTfy

    There is a rapid upsurge in the demand for emerging technologies such as Internet of Things (IoT) and Cloud across all sectors. In consumer electronics, companies like Samsung, LG, Panasonic, Sony, Xiaomi, Havells, Hindware, Bajaj and others are making significant inroads by using IoT effectively. Amidst all these developments, Delhi-based startup IoTfy hopes to become a big player in the next […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    The 8 Habits of Highly Effective Entrepreneurs

    Psychologist Denis Waitley’s approach to winning with self-awareness and self-esteem puts an exclamation point on the idea that most often success comes from within. One measure of entrepreneurial success is your effectiveness as a leader, which really comes down to producing desired results. The most successful entrepreneurs have mastered being effective because it makes them […]

  • SUCCESS
    Air India bond sale success a fillip to its disinvestment

    The success of Air India’s bond issue, and especially the participation from foreign investors, is seen as an encouraging build up to the eventual disinvestment of the national carrier. Market watchers say that the interest in the long term bonds was intrinsically linked to the disinvestment of Air India. “If the disinvestment happens then we will see […]

  • MOTIVATION
    Amazon announces Great Indian Festival sale; Here’s what to expect

    With the festive season round the corner, e-commerce giant Amazon has announced the dates of its annual Great Indian Festival sale. Beginning from September 29, the sale boasts of attractive discounts and offers on multiple categories including smartphones, electronics, household items, furniture, and fashion, among others. The sale will begin at 12 pm on September 28 for customers who […]

  • MOTIVATION
    What Is Motivation And How Can You Get More Of It?

    Motivation — it’s one of those buzzwords that gets thrown around among self-help circles. It’s like the catch-all cure for all your ailments. Struggling in life? Get motivated! Want a better relationship? Try a healthy dose of motivation! Unfortunately, it doesn’t really work that way. Although we might someday be heading toward a cyberpunk-esque future-world […]