India must invest in education, human skills to be among top 3 economies: Experts

As India hopes to be among the world’s top three economies in the next 15 years, it must invest in education and human skills, a white paper released by a think-tank of top business schools has said. MBAUniverse.com, a think tank and network of leading B-schools in the country, organised the 10th […]

Three Ways Mortgage Lenders Can Be Better Partners To Borrowers

According to PricewaterhouseCoopers’ Home Lending Experience Radar 2018 report, customer satisfaction for mortgage lenders lags behind other financial services providers, especially in industries where FinTech has established deep roots. But how can this be, with all this talk about how technology companies are “disrupting” the mortgage industry? Mortgage lenders have improved […]

11 Advantages Small Businesses Have Over Large Corporations (And How To Use Them)

Small business owners can sometimes find it impossible to compete against massive corporations. Big businesses can typically leverage millions in advertising budgets and can outsupply and outpace small businesses at every turn. However, small businesses shouldn’t be so quick to throw in the towel. Some experiences that less expansive, more […]

Flipkart hires Unilever’s Vikas Gupta to head marketing

NEW DELHI: Walmart-owned e-commerce company Flipkart has roped in consumer goods giant Unilever’s general manager Vikas Gupta as the head of its marketingfunction. Flipkart, which competes fiercely with rival Amazon and dominates online retail sales along with Amazon, was acquired by the world’s biggest retailer Walmart Inc for more than $16 billion in May last year, valuing […]

Education Budget 2019: Experts comment on national research foundation to major start-up tax benefits

Union Budget 2019: The Education Budget 2019 looks very impressive with special focus on research and skill development along with plans to set up a Higher Education Commission. Here are the pros and cons noted by education experts. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented her maiden budget speech on Friday where […]

Ship tech graduates of Cochin University of Science and Technology get anchored to foreign lands

KOCHI: Allaying apprehensions over the employability of students from various engineering institutes, several graduates from the Department of Ship Technology, Cochin University of Science and Technology (Cusat), have secured placements, including jobs in foreign shipyards, through campus recruitment. Of these, Yashwant R Kamath pocketed a plum pay packet for a fresher. […]

For Small Business, Security Matters: How To Find A Payment Partner You Can Trust

Small business owners are champions of the DIY spirit, but there’s one area where they have to trust someone else to do the job: payment processing. And of all the responsibilities to entrust to an outside vendor, handling customer payment data is among the most nerve-wracking to outsource. After all, […]

Discourage Use Of Tik Tok, PUBG: Goa Education Department To Schools

PANAJI:  The education department of the Goa government has directed schools to discourage students from downloading on their mobile phones popular video-sharing appTik Tok and multiplayer combat game PUBG. The app and the game create “safety and security issue for children in the state”, it said. In a circular issued to the […]