Niti Aayog launches a entrepreneurship platform for women

    On the occasion of International Women’s Day, Niti Aayog has launched a platform for women to build their enterprises. The Women Entrepreneurship Platform (WEP) aims to build an ecosystem where women do not face any gender-related issues. Anna Roy, head of WEP, told ET, “The platform aspires to substantially increase the number of women entrepreneurs who will […]

  • Could A Very Fatal Murder kill off the true-crime podcast?

     S-Town reporter Brian Reed. Photograph: Andrea Morales ‘Do you know the girl who was shot then brutally stabbed over and over until her face was barely recognisable?” If you’re familiar with the gory juggernaut of a genre that is the true-crime podcast, you will know this scenario is only a slight exaggeration – and that […]

    Four Considerations Before Obtaining a Business Acquisition Loan

    Aspiring entrepreneurs have two options when they decide to pursue the American Dream of business ownership: start one from scratch or purchase an existing business. Many companies start with an entrepreneur’s great idea, such as Uber, the app that connects people looking for rides with independent contractor drivers who often charge lower rates than traditional yellow […]

  • LIFE

    This image shows Titan in ultraviolet and infrared wavelengths. Red and green colors indicate where atmospheric methane is absorbing light, while the blue color shows the upper atmospheric haze. Image credit: NASA/JPL/Space Science Institute. NASA researchers have confirmed the existence in Titan’s atmosphere of vinyl cyanide, which is an organic compound that could potentially provide […]

    Is The Apple Inc. iPhone X a Success in the U.S.?

    Research firm Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP) recently published a research report (via MacRumors) showing the proportion of each Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL)iPhone model sold in the United States during the quarter ending in December 2017. Here’s the breakdown: iPhone 8 — 24%. iPhone 8 Plus — 17%. iPhone X — 20%. All other iPhones (iPhone SE, iPhone 6s-series, iPhone […]

    Motivation Is a Bigger Advantage than Your IQ Score

    The IQ test has been the most widely used tool for assessing intelligence and giftedness as well as predicting school and job performance. But is it really the best and most accurate way to gauge future achievement? Psychologists and educators have been looking in other directions to identify the qualities that give the biggest advantage […]

  • LIFE
    A new push for end-of-life planning begins in the church pew

    Pastor Gloria White-Hammond speaks with parishioners after a Sunday service at Boston’s Bethel AME Church. White-Hammond wants to get all 600 congregants to write down their end-of-life wishes and discuss them with their families. It would feel like murder to pull her life support,” a young woman tells the doctor. The woman sits by a […]

    How Entrepreneurs Can Have a Spartan Mindset

    Humans instinctively know how to fight. If someone comes up to you and tries to punch you in the face, you’ll reflexively try to block or dodge the attack. People forget this. Society has dulled this instinct by coddling people and constantly lowering expectations. Related: Science Discovers Why Some People Are Motivated to Succeed While Others Aren’t The […]