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Ms Millennial gets her first job

Ms Millennial gets her first job

Dear Ms Millennial, I’m the salt and pepper hair woman who you may notice walking into one of your hangout joints and exiting quickly for the fear of raising the average age of the room. You must know that I occasionally step into or past your congregations just to inhale some of the new energy, [...]

March 8, 2018 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Ms Millennial gets her first job

IT Downtime Costs Businesses $1.55 Million Per Year, Report Says (INFOGRAPHIC)

IT Downtime Costs Businesses $1.55 Million Per Year, Report Says (INFOGRAPHIC)

Whether small or big, technology downtime is a concern for all types of businesses. Cost of a Tech Fail According to a new report by Ireland-based IT solutions company, ERS IT Solutions, on average IT downtime costs businesses $1.55 million every year. Technology Downtime Causes Loss of Work Hours Businesses do not only lose money due [...]

January 29, 2018 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on IT Downtime Costs Businesses $1.55 Million Per Year, Report Says (INFOGRAPHIC)

Momentum builds in small businesses to curb plastic use

Momentum builds in small businesses to curb plastic use

Around 725,000 plastic bottles a day are used in Wales and it is estimated that only 50% of these are currently recycled Shops and cafes across Wales are stepping up efforts to reduce plastic waste, with some finding it can even boost business. Retailers reported a shift in attitudes, with consumers making a conscious decision [...]

January 29, 2018 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Momentum builds in small businesses to curb plastic use

12 Must-Have SaaS Tools For Small Businesses

12 Must-Have SaaS Tools For Small Businesses

© Tierney – Fotolia.com For every essential business function, there’s an app or cloud-based service to help. There’s no question that we have more apps and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) tools at our disposal today than ever before. If there’s a function your business does or needs to do, there’s a good chance someone has an app [...]

January 29, 2018 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on 12 Must-Have SaaS Tools For Small Businesses

Trump to meet with world leaders, business CEOs at Davos forum

Trump to meet with world leaders, business CEOs at Davos forum

Saul Loeb | AFP | Getty Images President Donald Trump shakes hands with Gary Cohn, Director of the National Economic Council, during a retreat with Republican lawmakers and members of his Cabinet at Camp David in Thurmont, Maryland, January 6, 2018. U.S. President Donald Trump will meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, British Prime Minister Theresa May, and [...]

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Apple’s new Business Chat in the upcoming iOS update is a huge deal

Apple’s new Business Chat in the upcoming iOS update is a huge deal

Getty Images Tim Cook Apple announced a big iPhone update, iOS 11.3, is coming later this spring with plenty of new features including Business Chat. It’s a big deal. Imagine a day where you can quickly schedule a doctor’s appointment, buy new shoes or book a plane ticket, all from iMessage. Business Chat has the fundamentals [...]

January 24, 2018 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Apple’s new Business Chat in the upcoming iOS update is a huge deal

WhatsApp Business: How normal users will be affected

WhatsApp Business: How normal users will be affected

Last year in September, WhatsApp came up with a new pilot application built specifically for Businesses. Few popular names in India like BookMyShow had participated in the pilot phase. Now, the company has finally started launching the service for more countries and users. The instant messaging application made it to Android’s Play Store in India [...]

January 24, 2018 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on WhatsApp Business: How normal users will be affected

Which Business Growth Strategies Should I Use This Year?

Which Business Growth Strategies Should I Use This Year?

Business growth is generally one of the corporate leader’s biggest priorities. However, daily responsibilities and ongoing stress can distract a business owner and preclude her or him from implementing strategies that promote ongoing company expansion. Nevertheless, business owners who are serious about business growth in 2018 should know that there are many strategies they can [...]

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London stock market hits record high; world’s richest get even richer – business live

London stock market hits record high; world’s richest get even richer – business live

A small toy figure is seen on representations of the Bitcoin virtual currency. Photograph: Dado Ruvic/Reuters Over in New York, the US stock market has opened very slightly higher as traders return to work after the Christmas break. The Dow Jones industrial average rose by 16 points, or 0.07%, with the S&P 500 and the [...]

December 27, 2017 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on London stock market hits record high; world’s richest get even richer – business live

What It Takes To Be A Small Business Owner

What It Takes To Be A Small Business Owner

Victoria Treyger is Chief Revenue Officer of Kabbage Shutterstock The freedom to chase your entrepreneurial dream is one of the great foundations of America. Owning a business is a freedom the U.S. Census Bureau of Labor Statistics records 29.6 million Americans pursue today, supporting local communities with products and services while contributing millions of dollars and jobs [...]

December 27, 2017 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on What It Takes To Be A Small Business Owner

Telecom business ‘money guzzler’, only few players with deep pockets can enjoy, says Anil Ambani

Telecom business ‘money guzzler’, only few players with deep pockets can enjoy, says Anil Ambani

Apart from announcing a new revival plan to reduce the company’s debt problem, Anil Ambani-led Reliance Communications (RCom) on Tuesday said the telecom had become a “money guzzler”, a business where only those with “deep pockets” could remain in the game. As per the debt-restructuring plan, the company will raise about Rs 25, 000 crore [...]

December 27, 2017 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Telecom business ‘money guzzler’, only few players with deep pockets can enjoy, says Anil Ambani

How Luck Affects Investing in Startups

How Luck Affects Investing in Startups

Suppose you were given $1 million to invest equally across ten start-up companies and you were told that you would receive $100 million if all ten failed and lost your entire investment. Are you sure you could lose all of your money? This seemingly bizarre question highlights an important point about the role of luck [...]

December 21, 2017 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on How Luck Affects Investing in Startups