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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 [...]

January 12, 2018 admin Business Comments Off on Which Business Growth Strategies Should I Use This Year?

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

Small Business Favorite GetResponse Announces $30M Investment in U.S.

Small Business Favorite GetResponse Announces $30M Investment in U.S.

A direct marketing platform already very popular among U.S. small businesses is expanding its business domestically with a huge new investment. GetResponse, the European-based online marketing platform, is increasing its U.S. operations with a big investment and a new Boston office to better serve American small businesses. GetResponse Opens an Office in Boston, First in US [...]

December 21, 2017 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Small Business Favorite GetResponse Announces $30M Investment in U.S.

What is ROI, or Return on Investment?

What is ROI, or Return on Investment?

We bandy acronyms about so much that sometimes we assume everyone knows what they mean. Take the acronym ROI. While experienced business people may have an idea of what that means, I’ve had new entrepreneurs and non-native English speakers sheepishly ask me, “What is  ROI?” ROI stands for “return on investment.” Often you see “return [...]

December 21, 2017 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on What is ROI, or Return on Investment?

What Gujarat election results mean for business, economy, reforms and markets

What Gujarat election results mean for business, economy, reforms and markets

Prime Minister Narendra Modi flashing a victory sign outside parliament on Monday. Trends from Himachal and Gujarat election results show that the BJP is set to form the government in both the states. Photo: ANI/Twitter Mumbai: The Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP’s) victory in Gujarat is being seen as a vindication of the centre’s policies such as [...]

December 19, 2017 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on What Gujarat election results mean for business, economy, reforms and markets

Leaked Mashable documents show how bleak things were before Ziff Davis came to the rescueLeaked Mashable documents show how bleak things were before Ziff Davis came to the rescue

Leaked Mashable documents show how bleak things were before Ziff Davis came to the rescueLeaked Mashable documents show how bleak things were before Ziff Davis came to the rescue

Mashable’s sign in their New York office. Mashable was in deep trouble financially before it sold for far below its one-time valuation of $250 million, according to documents reviewed by Business Insider. The company was heavily reliant on digital media advertising revenue, the documents show. It also lost $4.2 million in the three months through September. Ziff Davis [...]

December 19, 2017 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Leaked Mashable documents show how bleak things were before Ziff Davis came to the rescueLeaked Mashable documents show how bleak things were before Ziff Davis came to the rescue

Old Mutual to sell asset management business for £600m

Old Mutual to sell asset management business for £600m

The financial services giant is selling its single strategy asset management business for around £600m Old Mutual is to sell its single strategy asset management business to private equity firm TA Associates and the unit’s management team, which includes star fund manager Richard Buxton, for an expected £600m. The FTSE 100 finance giant has reportedly been exploring a [...]

December 19, 2017 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Old Mutual to sell asset management business for £600m

Mass murderer and cult leader Charles Manson has died

Mass murderer and cult leader Charles Manson has died

Cult leader and one of America’s most notorious killers Charles Manson died on Monday from natural causes at the age of 83. Manson was serving nine life sentences at California State Prison-Corcoran for seven counts of first-degree murder and one count of conspiracy to commit murder. A statement released by California State Prison-Corcoran said 8:13 p.m. [...]

November 20, 2017 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Mass murderer and cult leader Charles Manson has died

Tata Global gets a boost as branded business grows

Tata Global gets a boost as branded business grows

Beverage major’s business climbs ₹1,507.4 crore over a year Good volume growth in the branded business segment and improved performance in some of its associates has boosted the prospects of Tata Global Beverages (TGB) during the second quarter of 2017-18. TGB has interests in tea, coffee and water. The company’s branded business comprises packet tea, [...]

November 20, 2017 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Tata Global gets a boost as branded business grows