“Education is the most powerful weapon we can use to change the world.” – Nelson Mandela After a long journey in strategic marketing, communication and related fields, I realized that there is no more important than bringing joy and happiness to the people around us. I have learned that people will forget about your past […]
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These stages may not heal the pain, but it can teach us how to accept it and live with it! Our reaction to any particular crisis differs from one person to another depending on our experience and maturity on the subject, our ability to handle it and embrace the means to go over it. Understanding […]
Starting a business is an exciting idea. You could be working for yourself on your own time and doing the things that you love. There are a few things you need to have before you start up a business, however: An Idea The very first thing you’re going to need is obviously an idea. What […]
Editor’s Note: This author has developed an Excel-based financial model that contains historical financial data for BSE Ltd. over the last decade, based on consolidated financial statements. The data has been collated from BSE’s annual reports for these ten years, and manually hard-coded into the financial model. You can view this BSE Ltd. (Bombay Stock Exchange) Excel Model […]
In managing and improving the operations of your warehouse, consider Lean initiatives to eliminate all waste and bring value to your customers beyond their expectations. Here are 13 principles to follow. 1. Communicate effectively and often. Clearly communicating to workers your organizational goals, key performance indicators (KPIs), and the processes to achieve them is one […]
Microsoft Excel is perhaps one of the most used software programs in companies worldwide. In spite of the popularity of the program, most people tend not to know the shortcuts and features of Excel that can increase their work efficiency almost instantaneously. That’s why we’ve collected 8 simple tips that will increase your work efficiency […]
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Between smartphones, tablets and e-readers, mobile technology is arguably one of the single strongest influencers of first-world culture in the modern era. This includes the buying behaviors and interactions of consumers with businesses. As a smart business owner, you must understand these new mobile behaviors and market to them to get the most out of […]
So what does an Industrial Engineer really do? The number of Industrial Engineers graduating every year in Pakistan is significantly higher than the average runs that our cricket team accumulates these days. Yet, ironically, like our batting line itself in the modern version of the gentlemen’s game, we seem to have not yet found our […]
There are plenty of theories on change management, and this isn’t one of them. This is a simple checklist for anyone driving big, complex organizational change. But first, you have to recognize when you are facing what we’ll call “Big Change.” Some examples: You are changing leaders, and the new person is bringing new “direction.” […]
There are a lot of stories about how men are reluctant to read the directions before starting to do an assembly or not asking for directions when they are lost! According to one study by an insurance firm in Britain, the average male driver travels about 276 extra miles a year because of not wanting […]
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change. This wonderful quote of Leon C. Megginson is still so relevant in our fast changing world. That’s why it’s important for you to break your routines once in a while and […]
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