How to be an auctioneer and make people part with their money
It’s commonly believed that salesmanship and humour are the only qualities an auctioneer needs.
Calling numbers, calculations, staying active: Sotheby’s boss reveals key skills of an auctioneer
Ishrat Kanga, who once served as an auction...
Is the government running out of tricks to keep Air India flying?
Air India sought approval for a Rs 980 crore funds infusion in end-July. Th...
PM Narendra Modi needs a fresh narrative to leverage his political charisma in 2019
New story and ideas for Modi’s 2019 re-election project mean a set of promises that, while grounded in some reality, tell voters an imagination-capturing story
Ajit Jain: A man who loves work, not money!
While Warren Buffett’s son Howard Buffett would succeed him as Berkshire chairman, the chief executive’s position was still open, but has just narrowed to the two.
CBSE Class 10, 12 exams to start from March 5. Here is the complete date sheet
According to the date sheet, the exams for Class 10, in which 16,38,552 students are expected to appear, will conclude on April 4. And Class 12 examinations will end on April 12.
Berkshire AGM on Saturday: What to expect from Buffett & Charlie Munger
The world may get some clues on the possible successors of Buffett (86) and Munger (93).
The super-rich ignore Buffett, hoard $10 billion bitcoins in bunkers
Two Xapo clients said it houses roughly $10 billion of Bitcoin.
Rajya Sabha numbers make GST bill talks binding on NDA government
The govt has listed the GST bill in the RS for this week, but it’s unlikely that it can get the bill passed without tedious negotiations with Cong-led Opposition.
11 books startup founders should read before pitching VCs for money
When seeking out your first round of venture funding, preparation is key. And what better way to prepare than by hitting the books?
Market strategy: When sentiment conflicts with investing reality
The Internet has created an environment where interesting, persuasive, and money-losing, commentary is but a single click away.
Y Combinator floored by founders' 'personal experiences', bets big on these three startups
Innov8 is a co-working & an innovation centre; JustRide, a self-drive rental service, & Meesho is a platform for SMB to start an online shop.
In digital push, PM Narendra Modi shouldn't take Google, Facebook at face value
PM Modi has been praised for his salesmanship in Silicon Valley, for extracting large commitments towards Digital India from Facebook, Google.
PM Narendra Modi turns on the sales pitch in US
Modi laid out a starkly different style from Manmohan Singh, whose govt frustrated biz leaders with its foot-dragging and ambivalent messaging.
Wipro beats forecast, Q3 numbers raise hopes
Wipro beat the top end of its revenue forecast for the second quarter in a row, raising hopes that CEO TK Kurien has set the company firmly on the path to recovery exactly a year after he took charge.
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