• SUCCESS
    The Secret To Jaw-Dropping Sales Success Turns Out To Be…

    “A Wizard, a True Star” is both the name of a classic Todd Rundgren album and the perfect description of sales dynamo, Phil M. Jones. Jones grew up in the U.K. but makes his home in New York now. He is the author of Exactly What to Say, which has sold, as of this writing, over 250,000 […]

  • Women-led startup turns domestic abuse survivors into entrepreneurs

    Amonth ago Christine and her children were living in a shelter for survivors of domestic violence. Now she lives in her own apartment and runs a business selling aromatherapy products on the side while working as an admin assistant. She credits that transition to a not-for-profit called FreeFrom, which helps women who have left abusive partners launch […]

  • MOTIVATION
    Former Knoxville woman turns tragedy into motivation

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) To succeed in life, many believe in goals and sometimes it’s all about the motivation behind those goals. A woman, who grew up in Knoxville, is turning tragedy into motivation to meet those goals. Chanekka Pullen’s goal was to graduate college. In 2013 she was only one year away from getting her degree. […]

  • SUCCESS
    Twitter an Awkward Child as It Turns 10

    Twitter an Awkward Child as It Turns 10 As Twitter marks its 10th birthday Monday, it is somewhat of an awkward child having become a powerful communication tool but still struggling to win users and reach profitability. Since making a star-quality entrance a decade ago, Twitter has become a must-have tool for journalists, activists and […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    This Company Turns Food Waste and Sewage Into Energy

    3 When it comes to recycling, most people at least know how to dispose of things like plastic and aluminum. Food waste however, is another story. It’s not that old food items can’t be used in other ways. It’s just much more difficult for recycling companies to sort through food waste when it’s usually combined […]

  • SUCCESS
    Emraan Hashmi Turns manufacturer, Says ‘i’m surely Excited’

    HIGHLIGHTS Emraan Hashmi will produce a film with a purpose to be directed by using Tony D’Souza Tony is an exceedingly talented filmmaker and a brilliant friend: Emraan Tony directed Emraan Hashmi in Azhar Actor Emraan Hashmi has embarked on a brand new journey as a manufacturer along with his homebanner Emraan Hashmi films. “i […]

  • STARTUPS
    Bengaluru turns battleground for regulators and begin-ups

    Bengaluru is by way of default the check marketplace for lots of India’s start–united statesbecause of itsyounger, tech-savvy populace, bad infrastructure and growing disposable earning, amongst othermotives. Bangalore: positioned inside the southern country of Karnataka, Bengaluru is India’s begin-up hub, theunited states of america’s try at recreating the fulfillment of the Silicon Valley, the capitalist […]

  • NEWS
    Russian Court Turns Down Google Appeal in Anti-Monopoly Case

    The Moscow Arbitration court on Monday rejected an appeal from Google and upheld a ruling that the US firm broke anti-monopoly laws by abusing its dominant position with its Android mobile platform, Russia’s competition watchdog said. FAS, the watchdog, ruled last September that Google had broken the law by requiring pre-installation of certain applications on […]

  • STARTUPS
    After Start-up India launch, focus turns to implementation

    Photo: Kamal Kishore/PTI New Delhi: After the hype of Start-up India, the government initiative that brought young entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and policymakers under one roof, all eyes are on the government to see how the policy changes are implemented. On Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled the start-up action plan, announcing measures including a Rs.2,500 […]

  • STARTUPS
    MakeMyTrip turns to tents, dharamshalas to power growth

    MakeMyTrip currently has around 25,000 hotels on its platform and is seeking to expand this number fourfold in the next two years. Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint New Delhi: Online travel company MakeMyTrip Ltd is considering offering its users non-hotel alternatives such as dharamshalas, homestays, bed-and-breakfast establishments and tents as it steps up the competition with SoftBank-backed […]