Social Media on Mobile – Convenience or Addiction?

 By Somali K Chakrabarti You are what you share.  – C.W. Leadbeater   The above saying has gained relevance, more than ever before, in this age of social media. Breaking the barriers of age, hierarchy, gender, status and geography, social media allows us to express our views, share ideas, bridge distances and connect with like… Read More Social Media on Mobile – Convenience or Addiction?

Why Tata Power may cease to have the lowest power tariff in Mumbai

By Somali K Chakrabarti     Tata Power claims to charge lowest tariff in Mumbai . The above article appeared in The Economic Times, on 27th Jan, 2014. Here is an excerpt: As the demand to reduce power tariff is gaining momentum in Maharashtra, private utility Tata Power today claimed that its tariff is the lowest in the metropolis.… Read More Why Tata Power may cease to have the lowest power tariff in Mumbai

Blog Engage – A Helpful community to promote your blog

  Business has only two functions – Marketing and innovation. This quote by Peter Drucker applies just as much to blogging (both personal and business), as it applies to any other business. The rapid evolution of social media has given a tremendous boost to blogging.  With over 197 million blogs on Tumblr  and users creating… Read More Blog Engage – A Helpful community to promote your blog

4 charts show why South Africa earned the reputation of ‘Safe Haven’ for investors

  In 2014, South Africa came to be known as the ‘safe haven’ for investors among the Emerging Markets. A comparison of the BRICS nations with developed nations on parameters of corporate governance, as reported in the World Economic Forum Global Competitiveness Report 2013-14, shows us why. Good corporate governance and ethical practices by companies are considered… Read More 4 charts show why South Africa earned the reputation of ‘Safe Haven’ for investors

India’s MIT – Making A Mark In Higher Education

  Akin to Darwin’s theory of ‘Survival of the Fittest’, admission into the premier public institutes in India is about ‘Survival of the Brightest’. With the scores in board examinations soaring as high as the mercury levels in most parts of the country, both students and their parents feel the heat as competition for admissions… Read More India’s MIT – Making A Mark In Higher Education

From Owning Profits to Owning Network: Shift in paradigm for Digital businesses

Over the last few days, there has been a lot of buzz around social media businesses fetching insanely high valuations including  Facebook’s acquisition of WhatsApp for $19 billion. On one hand, the conservative traditional investors are perplexed with the high valuations of social media companies, on the other hand some traders with investments in social… Read More From Owning Profits to Owning Network: Shift in paradigm for Digital businesses