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This Relentless Pandemic Can Tax Your Mental Health. Here’s How to Cope

This Relentless Pandemic Can Tax Your Mental Health. Here’s How to Cope

Remember those brief, blissful weeks at the beginning of the summer? Vaccination rates were rising, COVID-19 infections were dropping and mask mandates were lifting. Lots of us started to cautiously hug our friends, eat in restaurants and plan vacations again. We thought we were seeing the end of the pandemic. As it turns out, we [...]

April 11, 2022 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on This Relentless Pandemic Can Tax Your Mental Health. Here’s How to Cope

Here’s how much money Apple CEO Tim Cook made in 2021

Here’s how much money Apple CEO Tim Cook made in 2021

Apple CEO Tim Cook received $98.73 million in compensation in the company’s fiscal 2021, according to an SEC filing published on Thursday. The pay disclosure comes after a stellar year for Apple in which it reported 33% revenue growth and more than $365 billion in sales. The disclosure covers Apple’s fiscal year, which began in September 2020 [...]

January 18, 2022 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Here’s how much money Apple CEO Tim Cook made in 2021

Mieke ten Have Shares how to Create Tension Between Textiles and Style with Indian Influences

Mieke ten Have Shares how to Create Tension Between Textiles and Style with Indian Influences

Manhattan-born and-raised Mieke ten Have is a renowned interiors stylist, design writer, and creative consultant. She works internationally with interior designers, architects, and home brands, providing creative direction and producing photo shoots, advertising campaigns as well as written assets. A former longtime editor, including as Home Editor of Vogue Magazine and Design Editor at Large [...]

November 12, 2021 Loknath Das Home Deco Comments Off on Mieke ten Have Shares how to Create Tension Between Textiles and Style with Indian Influences

5 ways we need to change how we address internal displacement

5 ways we need to change how we address internal displacement

Globally, as many as 55 million people are internally displaced, more than twice the number of refugees or asylum seekers. Federica Mogherini and Donald Kaberuka are co-chairs of the UN Secretary-General’s High-Level Panel on Internal Displacement. Here they explain just five recommendations for how governments and the UN can change their approach to internal displacement. [...]

October 25, 2021 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on 5 ways we need to change how we address internal displacement

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed education forever. This is how

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed education forever. This is how

The COVID-19 has resulted in schools shut all across the world. Globally, over 1.2 billion children are out of the classroom. As a result, education has changed dramatically, with the distinctive rise of e-learning, whereby teaching is undertaken remotely and on digital platforms. Research suggests that online learning has been shown to increase retention of [...]

October 25, 2021 Loknath Das Home Deco Comments Off on The COVID-19 pandemic has changed education forever. This is how

How to Achieve Resilient Growth Throughout the Business Cycle

How to Achieve Resilient Growth Throughout the Business Cycle

The world is currently in the longest business cycle since the National Bureau of Economic Research has kept records. Investors, executives, and policy makers scratch their heads in wonder as they try to make sense of this new phenomenon. The question many companies want to know is where are we in the business cycle? Are [...]

March 3, 2020 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on How to Achieve Resilient Growth Throughout the Business Cycle

How infrastructure push will impact real estate sector

How infrastructure push will impact real estate sector

The Central government has identified 100 cities across the country for infrastructure development under the Smart City Mission. Infrastructure is a key driver of the economy of a country and is known to play a pivotal role in determining the value of properties in any particular region. Lack of road, rail or air connectivity to [...]

February 19, 2020 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on How infrastructure push will impact real estate sector

Explainer: How much radiation is harmful to health?

Explainer: How much radiation is harmful to health?

Radiation is everywhere. We catch it from the sun’s rays in the sky, and from the rocks beneath our feet. It comes from television sets, radios and mobile phones. We absorb it from certain fruits, vegetables and nuts. But not all radiation is equal. Electromagnetic radiation, including radiowaves, microwave, visible and infrared light is known [...]

February 17, 2020 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on Explainer: How much radiation is harmful to health?

Innovative infrastructure: how technology is changing airport construction

Innovative infrastructure: how technology is changing airport construction

New global airport construction projects are springing up like never before. According to a recent report from Business Wire, the value of projects at the execution stage totals $377.6bn, while those in the planning stages account for $215.8bn. The aviation industry should be applauded for its forethought. With global passenger numbers expected to hit 8.2 [...]

February 12, 2020 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Innovative infrastructure: how technology is changing airport construction

How Technology Is Transforming Executive Coaching

How Technology Is Transforming Executive Coaching

Years ago, executive coaching was stigmatized as “remedial help for underperformers.” More recently, it’s transformed into an elite, high-cost activity, often reserved for the highest-status executives. But in both cases — whether helping the worst or the best performers — executive coaching has been inherently small scale, due to its bespoke, one-on-one nature. Organizations have [...]

November 29, 2019 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on How Technology Is Transforming Executive Coaching

How to Start a Multimillion-Dollar Amazon Business With Less Than $2,000

How to Start a Multimillion-Dollar Amazon Business With Less Than $2,000

This isn’t a popular opinion, but entrepreneurship is a terrible idea. While it’s great for society that so many people are innovating, taking massive risks and working 18-hour days is rarely in the individual’s best interest. Yes, the potential payout is huge, but the odds of success are low. At the same time, it’s increasingly [...]

October 4, 2019 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on How to Start a Multimillion-Dollar Amazon Business With Less Than $2,000

What ails real estate and how can it be put back on track?

What ails real estate and how can it be put back on track?

The Modi government for the last few years has been doing its best to give a boost to the sagging realty market. Real estate is in limbo. Not only now, but for a long time. Probably from the time the economic downturn began in 2008. Anyway when the global financial crisis gripped almost the entire [...]

September 27, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on What ails real estate and how can it be put back on track?