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STARTUP: IS IT REALLY MY CUP OF MAGIC?

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“Integrity is the ability to stand by an idea.” ― Ayn Rand You want to be an entrepreneur. You want to be a part of the start-up buzz. You have an idea but what you really need is a kick start. If you identify yourself with one of the lines above, read on.

Financing Your Deal: What Investors Want – Free Download

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Financing Your Deal: What Investors Want – Free Download When seeking financing for an investment, the difference between winning and losing often comes down to a few key points. Knowing what’s important to your potential investor, how to convey that knowledge, and how to present that

Retention — The Top 10 Ways a Manager Can Identify Who Is About to Quit

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There are few things that are more shocking to a manager then to have one of their top-performing employees suddenly quit on them. Some managers have described it as the equivalent to a “kick in the gut.” It is a shock not only because losing a key employee will damage your business r

How Do Hedge Funds Get Away With It? Eight Theories

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The other day, I asked how hedge funds manage to bestow such great riches on their managers despite the fact that, in many cases, their performance seems pretty ordinary. That got quite a reaction. The responses ranged from claims that hedgies are remunerated perfectly appropriately to charges th

Want to get funded? Get an introduction!

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The other day when I was giving a talk I was asked the simplest of simple questions -- "how do you get funded by a VC?" I thought about it and could only come up with one, for sure, piece of advice. Get introduced! I told the audience that

Rethinking cost-cutting

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Companies may be diverting money away from strategically important projects by cutting costs indiscriminately, warns a survey Strategy&, a member of the PwC network of firms. Low-priority initiatives get too much funding, according to Fit for Growth index, a survey of more than 500 compani

FEMA ( Foreign Exchange Management Act 1999) and You - Series 1 (4) – Personal:

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We often wish that we could hold accounts in the currency of our choosing. The good news is we are getting there. India in now convertible on current account, while we are partially convertible on capital account.

Keep Every Service Course Relevant and Fresh

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When facilitating workshops there are things I do to bring something new or fresh to each class. This not only makes it new and exciting for me as a facilitator, but more meaningful and interesting for the