How to Serve and Grow Rich

  How to Serve and Grow Rich Most people try to move toward wealth in embarrassing, clumsy ways. They have cynicism programmed into them from an early age. So they want a course called Manipulate and Grow Rich, or Network and Grow Rich or Win People Over and Grow Rich. They see companies like Apple, Amazon, Nordstrom, Whole Foods, Southwest Airlines, Google (and even this … Continue reading How to Serve and Grow Rich

How to Think Like Leonardo da Vinci

The Top 10 Big Ideas 1. Experience a Personal Renaissance by Cultivating Insatiable Curiosity By nature children are curious, but as we grow up much of our inquisitiveness ebbs. Almost all children in their natural state ask lots of questions. That’s how they learn so much in the first five years of life. But then we send them to school where they learn that answers … Continue reading How to Think Like Leonardo da Vinci

Why 2014 is seen as a good year for Indian markets

After a strong rally in 2012, Indian markets witnessed a roller-coaster ride so far in the year 2013, up a little over 7 per cent so far in the year. Fears of QE tapering from the US Federal Reserve, earning downgrades, hawkish stance by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and sharp depreciation seen in Indian currency have all weighed on investor sentiment. However, there … Continue reading Why 2014 is seen as a good year for Indian markets

Home prices rise in 12 cities despite weak growth

Home prices rose in nearly half of 26 cities in the three months to September, a report from a state-run bank showed on Thursday, indicating investor confidence in the sector despite weak economic growth. The figure compares with price rises in only four cities in the previous quarter from April to June. Home prices in large Indian cities have continued to set records, unaffected by … Continue reading Home prices rise in 12 cities despite weak growth

Sachin Tendulkar’s last day on the cricket field | Emotional Speech

“All my friends. Settle down let me talk, I will get more and more emotional. My life, between 22 yards for 24 years, it is hard to believe that that wonderful journey has come to an end, but I would like to take this opportunity to thank people who have played an important role in my life. Also, for the first time in my life … Continue reading Sachin Tendulkar’s last day on the cricket field | Emotional Speech

Prospects Remain Upbeat for Reality

Investments in property here continue to yield high returns as always, write B S Manu Rao A major factor that plays on the minds of prospective home buyers is the course of the growth in the economy. A rising GDP graph with the inflation  numbers under control will mean more business and career opportunities, more disposable income in hand and consequently the affordability to plan … Continue reading Prospects Remain Upbeat for Reality

Top 10 List: The Greatest Living Business Leaders Today

1. Jeff Bezos, Amazon – Jeff Bezos is a pioneer in world of internet commerce, and was instrumental in defining this space that is now defining many aspects of the internet world. It is Jeff Bezos who innovated the concept of “predictive analytics” – recommending products to customers based on search history and buying habits. Whether you like the concept or you hate it, the … Continue reading Top 10 List: The Greatest Living Business Leaders Today

Mission Mars: Facts about Mangalyaan

India’s maiden Mars mission with its satellite kicked off with, Mangalyaan‘s lift-off from the balmy space port of Sriharikota in coastal Andhra Pradesh. PSLV C-25 will put Mangalyaan weighing 1,340 kilograms in the earth orbit. To reach Mars, the spacecraft has to enter three phases, the earth centered phase, the helio centric phase and finally the Martian phase. According to reports, Mangalyaan, the first inter-planetary … Continue reading Mission Mars: Facts about Mangalyaan