Thomas Edison Inspirational Quotes

“Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” - Thomas Edison Thomas Edison was perhaps one of the greatest inventors the world has ever seen, and quite possibly, one of the greatest entrepreneurs to have ever lived! He is credited … [Read more...]

Windows 8.1 Unveiled: What’s New for Business Users

Big Microsoft Windows update alert! Microsoft last week unveiled the first major update to Windows 8, dubbed Windows 8.1. And from the looks of it, it seems like a major update! Microsoft's latest OS, Windows 8, was released in October last year, and received a very mixed reception, mostly … [Read more...]

Facebook Planning to Give it’s ‘Notes’ App an Upgrade To Rival Tumblr

If rumors are to be believed, Facebook is planning to give it's 'Notes' app a much-needed overhaul in order to compete with microblogging platforms, such as Tumblr in particular. Notes, as you may recall, was (and still is) Facebook's blogging platform. It comes as an 'app' with every Facebook … [Read more...]

Google Penguin 2.0: All You Need to Know

So Google's latest major update to it's search engine algorithm - titled Penguin 2.0 - was finally rolled out last week, on 22nd of May to be precise. According to Matt Cutts - the head of Google Webspam Team - and his blog, the algorithm update affects "about 2.3% of English-US queries, to the … [Read more...]

Peter Drucker Quotes

"Efficiency is doing things right; effectiveness is doing the right things." - Peter Drucker Peter Drucker is often referred to as the father of many modern management principles. According to Wikipedia: Drucker was a management consultant, educator, and author, whose writings contributed to the … [Read more...]

Steve Jobs and A Lesson in The Art of Negotiations

When it came to negotiations or winning negotiations, to be specific, few could do it better than the legendary Steve Jobs! It is a well-known fact that when sitting down on the negotiation table, Jobs's mantra was quite simply 'my way or the highway!' Which is understandable - I suppose you … [Read more...]

The Customer is Always Right! .. Or Is He?

'The customer is king' and 'customer is always right' are just a few of the commonly-used and oft-thrown-around terms in business. Such business concepts stress upon the fact that it is essential to put the customer (and his needs) first, and that it is never a good idea to disagree with a customer … [Read more...]

16 Management Quotes from The Top Managers in The World

One of the most simplest and perhaps all-inclusive definition of management comes from BusinessDictionary.com, which says that management is the organization and coordination of the activities of a business in order to achieve defined objectives.A manager leads a department in an organization. He … [Read more...]

Interesting Things to Come Out of Google I/O

Google's keynote conference, the Google I/O, is an annual developer-focused conference keynote held by tech-giant Google on an annual basis. I/O stands for Innovation in the Open. The Google I/O features highly technical, in-depth sessions focusing on many of Google's products and services, … [Read more...]

7 Things Killing Your Productivity (and What You Can Do About Them)

Time, as they say, is money. People want to get more done in less time. And as life become more fast with the passage of time, and those personal and professional responsibilities add up, people look for ways to become more productive and efficient. For professionals, increasing productivity is … [Read more...]