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New inventions keep on coming but how long do they last? Which are the technologies we will use in future and which will go extinct?
1 trends , 2 insight , 5 debates , 2 idea contests
FDI in Retail
Apple launched its much awaited tablet "ipad" , which is now being sold for $499 . which I think is a bit too high for Indian consumers, The device weighs just 1.5 pounds, compared with a few pounds for the typical laptop. At a mere half-inch thick, the iPad is also thinner than most laptops,......
3 trends , 6 insight , 7 debates
Quality is something we all talk about. It is something that we pay for or desire as an attribute in a product or service. It is intangible but can be felt to the very part of it. But does all the stuff we buy have their claimed quality. There are many examples where people are cheated on the......
7 debates , 2 idea contests , 1 question
India inflation rate stands at 13.51 percent year-over-year under the most well known measures of Consumer Price index (CPI) which measures consumer prices, and the GDP deflator, in the whole of the domestic economy. Wholesale price index (WPI) rose 7.3 per cent in December from a year......
14 debates , 4 idea contests , 1 question
Even though the "Green Movement" started more than a decade ago, it is only now becoming the trendy thing to be, do and buy in retail sector. Building green isn't just a cost-saving strategy; its a brand-growth strategy. A green building is also an opportunity for retailers to communicate......
1 trends , 1 insight , 3 debates , 3 idea contests
Marketing is very important for publicity of any product. We have seen that there has a lot of change inperceptions about marketing as well as the resource. The traditional approach was quite different where it took a lot of time for word to travel and products were limited to a certain......
1 trends , 2 insight , 2 debates , 1 question
Discuss here all about 2009 General Elections......
3 trends , 20 insight , 23 debates , 11 idea contests , 8 question
M-Commerce is the killer app for retailers to be successful now and going forward provided it is fully integrated with the stores. Many retailers are considering adding a mobile channel to their consumer startegy but they need to understand how consumers want to use mobiles for shopping. This......
2 trends , 4 insight , 2 debates , 6 idea contests , 3 question
The nature of consumer engagement today is radically changing. Focus on specific program initiatives, pre-defined goal oriented plans and working across media to customize and get integrated reusable and utility based digital and traditional content for the end user (Customers, Audience,......
1 insight , 4 idea contests
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Posted by: Tharakad Subramanian Hariharan, Freelancer, Freelancer
WHY ‘CHANGE’ EFFORTS FAIL ? From time immemorial, changes are taking place. Rules and regulations that you often see in our society are compromises between past traditions and present conveniences. This is the essence of jurisprudence. Changes have been taking place, changes do take place and will take place. But ‘change’ takes time. World over, people are convinced that they can remain healthy if they are able to keep their body weight under control. Yet only less than 2 % of the people who undertake weight reduction exercises succeed! Same is the case with smoking! Needless to say about habitual liquor consumers! Consider this. Mafia opposes the new Police Commissioner in every state in India. They try to buy the new Police Commissioner with ’petty’ and when they do not succeed (which is very rare nowadays!), they threaten him with dire consequences.(In Hindi cinema, the hero police commissioner will get killed and his son after 25 years will become the police commissioner and...