Are you planning to be a content writer? At Blogs and Courses, we use many writing and publishing tools, and some work better than others. I pitted sixteen contenders in eight gruelling bouts and will give you a blow-by-blow account as they go head-to-head to determine to determine the victor.
Today I am starting a series of posts covering material used in our blogging workshops and extracted from my guidebook, “Business Blogging for Beginners”. “Reading maketh a full man; conference a ready man; and writing an exact man.” – Francis Bacon. The series of posts is a guide to help you conquer the fear of […]
“Of all God’s gifts to the sighted man, color is holiest, the most divine, the most solemn”, said John Ruskin Have you heard of a startup called Color Labs, Inc which supposedly paid $350,000 for the color.com domain name in 2010? From wiki, here’s what I could glean about Color.com: Founded in Palo Alto, California […]
If your task is getting visitors to a low-ranking company site or blog, then you have a job that’s more demanding than Virat Kohli’s. Virat (derived from the Sanskrit viraat meaning huge or massive) has single-handedly carried the Indian cricket team on his shoulders in the World T20 tournament, much to the delight of Indian […]
Over 2.4 crores freshers look for a job in India each year. 2.1 crores of them are graduates and the rest post graduates. About 47% are still unemployed even after 6 months of graduating, searching for the right opportunity. Failing to crack the interview at your dream company at the first attempt or even […]
Performance appraisal or Performance evaluation is usually an annual chore that many managers are not very comfortable with. Hence the long delays in getting the promotions and salary increments completed as the appraisals have not been returned back. I have attempted to simplify the whole exercise and help bring more logic that may be palatable to the employee as they perceive themselves at the receiving end of many an appraisal!
Recently I had an opportunity to make a presentation on Cloud Computing and IBM Bluemix at some Engineering Colleges in Coimbatore. The audience was primarily 4th and some 3rd year students of CSE, IT and ECE and the duration of the presentation was 2.5 to 3 hours at each of the 4 colleges we were invited […]
It was just a month back that we celebrated the 1st Corporate Connect Meet of Opteamize at the IIT Madras Research Park, Chennai. Opteamize Cloud Solutions Pvt Ltd, an IBM Business Partner offers solutions that optimize academic (project), business (prospect) and recruitment (placement) processes on a SaaS model. The interesting part was that the […]
Marketing to college students can be a highly profitable activity providing you have unearthed great techniques to influence them! Students take time to change irrespective of the quality of product you are offering them. Marketing to college students should not only be seen as a profit turnover rather it should also be taken as […]
Solutions for automating of processes will be the difference between manufacturers who will prosper in the near future, and those who won’t.