Written Down Value Method of Depreciation
Finance

Written Down Value Method of Depreciation

Hey! Have you ever realized that the smartphone you kept in your pocket is not worth as same as you purchased? Why does this happen? Have you ever thought about why a second-hand smartphone costs less than the new one?

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The Reality of Big Billion Days
Business

The Reality of Big Billion Days

“SALE! SALE! SALE!” Sounds familiar? Remember those days when companies used such hook-lines to drag our attention? Things have changed completely now. Most companies use different ways to hook us in with massive sales and discounts.

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What stops the stock price of ITC from rising?
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What stops the stock price of ITC from rising?

A great company with its share price stuck with a pin; either love it or hate it, there’s no between. Any guesses? Of course, ITC. But, what’s plaguing the giant?

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Contactless Card: Can it compete with UPI?
Business

Contactless Card: Can it compete with UPI?

Remember how you used to slit the throat of the POS machine to make payments? Or how you inserted the card like stabbing a knife! Not any more. Just tap & pay!

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Signal vs. WhatsApp: What’s Up With WhatsApp?
Business

Signal vs. WhatsApp: What’s Up With WhatsApp?

“Use Signal’: The hype these two words of Elon Musk have created in the past few days!  Well, if you aren’t living inside a box, you must be aware of the current situation which took the internet as well as the stock market by storm. If you don’t know, this incident revolves around WhatsApp’s recent privacy policies to Elon Musk’s tweet, which recommended using another social network app Signal. 

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The Indian Speciality Chemicals Industry
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The Indian Speciality Chemicals Industry

The chemical industry is pivotal in the industrial and agricultural development of a country. It provides building blocks for several downstream industries such as papers, paints, textiles, soaps, detergents, etc. 

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Parle-G clocks record sales during coronavirus lockdown
Economy

Parle-G clocks record sales during coronavirus lockdown

There are some situations which are known as marketing opportunities. Now, these opportunities could be created and exploited but, many a times it so happens that these opportunities are already there, and the brands only need to spot them. Sometimes these opportunities knock the door in a weird way, and it becomes quite interesting to read about them as a third person. Because the brands which are involved in such situations have to make decisions which could make them or break them at that moment.

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The Business Model of DMart
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The Business Model of DMart

Over the decades, we have come across different kinds of businesses. Every industrial revolution has given us new economics of doing business like the manufacturing sector, the Internet boom, and many more. With this evolution of business models from time to time, we have come across some broad B2B (Business to Business) and B2C (Business to Customer) business models.

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Credit Rating Agencies
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Credit Rating Agencies' Business Model

If you pick up a business newspaper, you will find the name of at least one of Fitch, Moody, or S&P. In fact, in the recent news associated with Indian slowdown, you would see GDP forecasts by Ind-Ra, ICRA, or CRISIL at least once in every quarter.

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OTT Platforms: Their Revenue Model and Rise
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OTT Platforms: Their Revenue Model and Rise

Netflix, Hotstar, or Prime Video. If you have not heard any of these names yet, you might be termed someone from Stone Age by people around you. In the past couple of years, OTT web streaming platforms have gained over-the-top popularity.

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AMUL: The Business Model
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AMUL: The Business Model

Anand Milk Union Limited or AMUL needs no introduction. Amul has created this name and reputation over the years delivering quality milk products to the entire country and now the world. People in eatery and restaurant businesses advertise their dishes conveying that they use Amul products.

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Wipro: Success story of Azim Premji
Entrepreneurship

Wipro: Success story of Azim Premji

It has been told and retold to us how the character of human, his attitude towards the problems, and his determination, shapes his future. Then there are few others, whose grit not just transform their own future, but change the lives of many. This is the story of such an Indian entrepreneur, Azim Premji.

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The business model of InfoEdge
Entrepreneurship

The business model of InfoEdge

Much before the start-up boom that we have seen in the last 5 years, there was a dot-com boom two decades back. That period is often associated with the dot-com bubble in the US, but it has its own set of success story.

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How Amazon Became Big: The Growth Story
Entrepreneurship

How Amazon Became Big: The Growth Story

Apple Inc. is often quoted as an example for start-ups, for starting small and growing big. Amazon too follows those footprints. It started in garage of Jeff Bezos, who left his job as Vice President in D.E.Shaw & Co., to become synonymous with e-commerce a decade later.

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Zerodha: A Success Story of Discount Broking
Entrepreneurship

Zerodha: A Success Story of Discount Broking

Do you wonder that even after being a discount broker how does Zerodha make money? In just 9 years how did Zerodha become the largest stockbroker?

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What is the Impact of UPI on e-wallets?
Economy

What is the Impact of UPI on e-wallets?

Have you been searching for rangoli lately instead of embracing your inner Picasso this Diwali? Were you ‘the responsible kid’ all of a sudden to pay all due bills on time this Diwali?

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The Business Model of Paytm
Entrepreneurship

The Business Model of Paytm

Did you ever think that a 'Half cup chai' could be bought through online payment? Being a 90's kid, I still remember the struggle to get the change of a Rs. 500 note to buy my favorite Rs 5 Ice-cream. That excitement of scratching the recharge coupon in the hope of getting some additional benefit.. In 2010 came  a revolution when Vijay Shekhar Sharma launched Paytm.

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How does Zomato earn Money?
Entrepreneurship

How does Zomato earn Money?

Are you a foodie? If yes, I’m sure Zomato crosses your mind and pops up on your phone with delicious offers for ‘n’ number of times. I’m also certain that you would’ve wondered how does Zomato make money even after providing such tempting discounts. Isn’t it?

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