1/3rd Idea, 1/3rd Hard work and 1/3rd Luck – I heard this from a seasoned entrepreneur and mentor only last week! In my opinion, entrepreneurship is an addiction without cure. Once into entrepreneurship career, failures become learning, time becomes money, ideas become cash cows […]
According to Forbes list, Pakistan’s richest man, Mian Muhammad Mansha, is hoping to buy a majority stake in a Dubai-based bank, a news report has said. I would prefer to go through the acquisition route, although it has many pitfalls. I think there […]
In this article, I will be differentiating between a product and a brand. My main focus will remain on enlightening the young job-seekers that they should position themselves as esteemed brands rather than commodities.
Product versus brand
A car is a product; BMW is a brand. A watch is […]
Both Yahoo and world’s number one B2B portal alibaba.com are suffering from a strange disease which we would call “blameria”. The public mudslinging game over what Yahoo did or did not […]
At the tender age of 10, when most of the girls in our culture pass their leisure time by playing with barbie dolls, resorting to aimless texting and chatting and watching cheap dramas on Indian channels, there is a girl in […]
A few years back there was one hour interview on CNBC with Warren Buffet, the richest man in the world in 2008’s Forbes’ ranking and contemporary history’s savviest investor, who has donated $31 billion to charity. Here are some very interesting aspects […]
I have been a great rather infamous job-hopper. From 2000 to 2008, I changed five jobs. From an entry level position to General Manager slot, I always landed on the job because of my ability to get first interview with the CEO of that company. My belief is that if you can ‘sell‘ yourself […]
Pakistan’s richest man Mian Mohammad Mansha — is preparing the ground for a major international push in Dubai. This will be a two-pronged approach that will see the entity — which has assets of $5 billion (Dh18.3 billion) — take exposure in commercial […]
Chinese B2B company Alibaba has registered a 55% rise in net profit this quarter in comparison to same period last year. It is because of handsome growth in subscribers – 750,937+ paying members – and Alibaba’s added-value services posing 25% of its revenue and including additional advertising options, the company sees more than just one […]
Since Friday (12th May), Google’s blog hosting site blogger.com is going erratic and the contents on blogs hosted at blogspots are read-only. And all the blog posts put on Friday along with comments have been removed without intimation. The sad thing is that blooger’s site is not giving any satisfactory reply.
Nick Vujicic, an exceptionally talented boy born without limbs, now inspiring millions of people around the globe. In this article I will describe how his mother reacted on his birth. His mother was 25 years old when she became pregnant with him, […]
An Australian boy with no arms and no legs travels around the globe telling his story to thousands of students. Nick Vujicic was born without limbs and he travels the world sharing his message of love, tolerance and perseverance.
He moves crowds […]
There was a barrage of rumors since February 2011 about Chinese internet commerce giant Alibaba acquiring traffic stats company CNZZ. A spokeswoman from Alibaba Group confirmed with media that the deal has been finalized. With the acquisition, Alibaba will have carte blanche in […]
World-renowned speaker, author and peak performance strategist Anthony Robbins has partnered with the nonprofit group the Greater Chicago Food Depository to help feed local families in need. Anthony Robbins Foundation will provide 18 meals to local families through a monetary donation to the Greater […]
In 2004, the peaceful shores of South East Asia were swept away in hours by ruthless waves of tsunami and rest is the history. Exactly, that was an era, when Social Media waves were gathering in the world and building their momentum to change […]
On an icy night in 2003, a Harvard undergrad and programming geek sits down at his computer and spiritedly starts working on a new idea. Even Mark Zuckerberg would not have imagined that his fury of blogging and programming will become Viagra of communication […]
When this popular prison drama was released in 1994, some critics complained that the movie was too long (142 minutes) to sustain its story. Those complaints miss the point, because the passage of time is crucial to this story about patience, the squeaky wheels of […]
In his engaging audio commentary, Mel Gibson is deeply appreciative of his cast and collaborators (especially Oscar-winning cinematographer John Toll) and, of course, quite amusing when he wants to be. Gibson notes, “I fell in love a little bit” when he cast then-newcomer Catherine […]
Pay It Forward is a multi-level marketing scheme of the heart. Beginning as a seventh-grade class assignment to put into action an idea that could change the world, young Trevor McKinney (Haley Joel Osment) comes up with a plan to do good deeds for […]