Update (1st Aug, 2016): Some images not working. We'll get them up and running in no time. Recently we shared the details of our fundraising campaign on how we successfully raised 632k$ in angel investment. Continuing in the same vein we reveal exactly how we went about setting up our brand new office (and the cost analysis). Right from the choice of the building location to which motivational posters are put up on the walls. Why share this? Because no one else does. If someone before us had then that information and experience would have been immensely helpful to us. It would have at least given a heads up on what to expect and which areas to tread carefully or pay special attention to. Fun fact: All the photos in this post were taken with smartphones. Not because we could not afford a decent camera but because some of us took on this task as a challenge. However, our amateur photography is in no way a reflection of our product’s competency 😀 The start of an … [Read more...] about What and How Much it Takes to Build an Office in the Indian Capital? The AdPushup Story
Home » Social Media » If Twitter Trends can Predict Stock Market Performance, What Other Business could it Predict? Investors and traders have been trying to predict the performance on the stock market for years. And while everybody claims to have a system, there is still no definitive solution to peeking into the future of Wall Street. As it turns out, the answer may lie in Twitter – yeah, that Twitter. Going back to 2011, there have been reports of tech savvy stock watchers leveraging the popular social network to predict market performance. The latest comes from the findings of a study conducted by the University of California Riverside. Professor Vagelis Hristidis led a group of engineers and scientists as they attempted to figure out if the buzz surrounding the most heavily hyped companies on Twitter translated to their performance on the market. The group found that correlation did indeed exist. According to the findings, companies being frequently talked … [Read more...] about If Twitter Trends can Predict Stock Market Performance, other business
It’s that time of the year again! While on one end congratulates are being over poured, on the other end lies a dark mystery of the unknown future of life ahead of college. Its Graduation time! Who doesn’t love the graduation/convocation day attire with that dark rayon academic gown, a mortar board hat on top and with a degree in hand, set to face real life for the first time. Real life might not be as easy as shown in movies for most of the people. And for that very reason, colleges arrange for commencement speakers on the graduation day of students to provide them insights about real life from the experienced lot! Commencement speeches are basically a revealing of harsh truth in a pleasant and inspirational manner for students to give a hint of what’s coming ahead. Commencement speeches have become a collegiate tradition in graduation schools worldwide and now are beginning to take place in Indian graduation schools also. We have made this wonderful list of the top … [Read more...] about Inspiration For Students: Top 15 Commencement Speeches Ever!
The best thing about earning from blogging is, it doesn’t require any age limit, and you can earn it all of your own. Many budding bloggers, who are earning handsome from blogging, are unsure about paying taxes on income from blogging in India. Here in this article I will try to give an overview of the manner in which tax is payable on Income from blogging. Taxes payable on Income earned from Blogging in India Income Tax and Service Tax are liable to be paid on income earned from blogging in India. In this article, I would mainly be focussing on the manner in which income tax is levied on blogging and in my next article I’ll try to explain service tax on blogging. The manner of computation of Income Tax has been explained in detail below in this Article. (Please Note: If a person is earning income from salaries/ rent / interest from bank/ capital gains computation of Tax payable on his Income won’t be done in the following manner. This article has been specifically … [Read more...] about A Complete guide on Income Tax for Indian bloggers and Freelancers
So you have decided to take the leap and start your own business. What is your plan to execute your business idea? Few days back, I had shared some of the basics for starting your own basics. I continue taking you to the basics, because the new ways have also evolved from these. I mentioned documentation is like your oxygen mask. Whenever you feel out of breath, meaning defocussed, refer to your business plan. Here we will discuss how to write a business plan for a new business. Like always, feel free to suggest or add anything relevant. A business plan essentially means a plan of action to implement certain processes to reach a certain goal, financial or volumetric. You define everything about the business in the business plan. Products, services, sale, revenue, cost of sale, marketing, financial etc. Yes, each and everything should be documented. Office setup, operational setup, marketing plan, things you will need to run and grow your business. How do I write a simple business plan? … [Read more...] about How to Write a Business Plan for a New Business?