MBA

Why MBA: Yale School Of Management

Rakesh is using the MBA at Yale to enhance his skillset before returning to the nonprofit sector Rakesh Saha grew up seeing social and economic inequality in India on a daily basis. He developed a will to help others caught in the mire and was ultimately led to the nonprofit sector. He began that journey […]

Heart Disease

Young women who smoke face highest risk of major heart attack

Smoking increases both men’s and women’s risk of a major heart attack at all ages, but women smokers have a significantly higher increased risk compared to men, especially women under 50 years old, according to a study in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Despite the increased risk, smokers can reduce their risk to […]

Marketing

What artificial intelligence means for the future of marketing: Deepak Pargaonkar, Salesforce

Digital transformation is no longer just jargon, but is in fact now the new norm that is being adopted by enterprises to thrive in the industry. Utilizing new age technologies like artificial intelligence has become imperative to provide enhanced customer experience. In an interview with DataQuest, Deepak Pargaonkar, vice president, solution engineering, Salesforce, talks about why […]

Education

True Education and not Literacy is the Need of the Times

What does it take from a seven year old to draw a picture of an orange tree? Does it only need the drawing skills or does it also require something more? Does it need the faculty of fine observation, the eyes which are trained to look at minute details? As educationalists or parents, we need […]

Marketing

The new face of B2B marketing

The internet has re-imagined the way brands engage with customers. And, this holds true not only in the B2C space, but also in the B2B one. As revealed in a study conducted by Accenture and SAP Hybris, the expectations of B2B buyers are increasingly being influenced by their experiences as consumers. In other words, B2B customers want […]

Marketing

The Indian market is strategically important to us: Ogburn of HPE

In an interaction with Mint, Chris Ogburn, Vice President, Worldwide Geography Marketing at enterprise technology company HPE (Hewlett Packard Enterprise) who was in Mumbai to address the company’s Discover More event, spoke about the importance of the India as a market for HPE, the next big opportunity in enterprise technology services and how the company’s latest […]

Heart Disease

Daily consumption of eggs increases risk of heart diseases

The evidence for eggs has always been mixed. Previous studies found that eating eggs did not raise the risk of cardiovascular disease.(Unsplash) Don’t crack that egg. Here’s sombre news for all the egg lovers out there. A recent study found that egg yolk contains higher level of cholesterol which ultimately increases the chances of heart disease and early […]

Gadgets

Health insurance remains one of the under-penetrated segments in India

Health insurance remains one of the under-penetrated segments in India with only 25-30% of Indians having health insurance. However, like in every other field, technology is likely to play an integral part even in the insurance sector. Even the insurance regulator is batting for the use of wearable devices for life and health insurance policies which […]

Gadgets

Remember these gadgets from the past? The latest generation of kids don’t know of their existence

1/9 Technology has evolved at an exponential pace since the internet was first made available to the general public in the form of the World Wide Web in 1990. Brick-like cell phones in their earliest avatars in 80s have given way to the sleek tablets and smartphones of today. Developers are forced to work with […]

Gadgets

Jabra noise-cancelling headphones to D-Link 5G Router: Top gadgets of January 2019

CES 2019 is done and dusted, but the excitement is just beginning as innovative gadgets are all set to hit stores soon. Here’s a list of gadgets that will definitely add the oomph factor to your electronic collection: Jabra Elite 85h Wireless Headphones The Jabra Elite 85h wireless noise-cancelling headphones are more than capable of […]