• ENTREPRENEURS
    Opinion | Art can teach entrepreneurs how to deal with shame

    The saints of prey love a good suicide. They feed on it by assigning their own malady of interest as the cause of death. Dalit—oppression; Brahmin engineering student—academic pressure; farmer—debt and capitalism; Assamese—the National Register of Citizens. A rich Indian upper-caste middle-aged male is among the few who are allowed to kill themselves out of […]

  • NEWS
    Amazon Publishing Announces 6-Book Deal With Chetan Bhagat

    HIGHLIGHTS Rupa has published all of Bhagat’s nine books since his debut in 2004 First book of the new deal will be published in October Books will be published globally in print, ebook and audio formats In a mega deal, Amazon Publishing announced on Friday that it would bring out the next six books by popular author […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    SEO Landed This Small Business a Deal with Best Buy

    Are you struggling to get your small business’s products found online? It goes without saying that a smart SEO strategy is a must. Between Google’s constant algorithm updates and the need for mobile optimization and local search optimization, keeping up with the changing SEO landscape is essentially a job on its own. Does SEO even work […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    SEO Landed This Small Business a Deal with Best Buy

    Are you struggling to get your small business’s products found online? It goes without saying that a smart SEO strategy is a must. Between Google’s constant algorithm updates and the need for mobile optimization and local search optimization, keeping up with the changing SEO landscape is essentially a job on its own. Does SEO even work […]

  • NEWS
    How to Deal With Lazy Employees

    As CEOs, we’ve all been there, right? One day, your employees are performing at their peak, and then the next, they become lazy employees and won’t lift a finger. You don’t want to bring down the hammer, because that might decrease productivity and encourage rebellion. So, seriously, what do you do? No one likes to be the […]

  • NEWS
    Shutterstock Deal Gives You Free Images for Facebook Ads

    0 Facebook has been actively courting small businesses for some time now. And three new features in particular should appeal to smaller companies with limited resources. First, Facebook and Shutterstock have announced a deal that will give advertisers free access to Shutterstock’s huge library of images for use in their Facebook ads. This feature will […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    How to Deal With Lazy Employees

    As CEOs, we’ve all been there, right? One day, your employees are performing at their peak, and then the next, they become lazy employees and won’t lift a finger. You don’t want to bring down the hammer, because that might decrease productivity and encourage rebellion. So, seriously, what do you do? No one likes to be the […]

  • MOTIVATION
    The real reason why Wipro’s deal to buy Appirio is appropriate

    Photo: Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint Last week, an Indian company acquired an Indiana firm. Wipro announced that it was acquiring Appirio, a software integration and technology consulting firm based in Indianapolis. Appirio was established a decade ago to provide technology integration services to clients looking to adopt “public cloud” applications and platforms, and to focus on what […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    For VCs, Naspers-Citrus deal a reason to cheer, not get carried away

    Naspers arm PayU Global is buying online payments start-up Citrus Payment Solutions in a $130 million all-cash transaction. Photo: Bloomberg When South African Internet conglomerate Naspers Ltd announced its intent to acquire Citrus Payment Solutions Pvt. Ltd earlier this month, venture capitalists took to social media with rare abandon to talk up the deal. There […]