7 best advises for successful sales career

In a professional career on ones, advises mostly come as casual comments or warnings by our superiors or co-workers. Everyone is always busy, and no one has time to guide anyone like a teacher. Only a teacher teaches us and measures our learning through exams or evaluations. Does that happen in our careers? All will agree, it doesn’t. It’s on us and on our ability to pick those comments and remarks made on us or how we analyze the questions which we are asked and can we find advice in those? Here are some of the pearls which I was …

How to make my website appear in Google Home or Alexa Voice Search?

Every blogger and small website owner is wondering how to make my website appear in Google Home or Alexa Voice Search?  The answer is simple – voice search is enabled though Semantic search. As per Wikipedia “Semantic search seeks to improve search accuracy by understanding the searcher’s intent and the contextual meaning of terms as they appear in the searchable dataspace, whether on the Web or within a closed system, to generate more relevant results. Semantic search systems consider various points including context of search, location, intent, a variation of words, synonyms, generalized and specialized queries, concept matching and natural …

Media Convergence and Management

Recently I was keynote speaker annual event GLS University, Ahmadabad, on the topic of Media Convergence and Management. I shared the following thoughts at the event. My speech text: The setting tone of the day is never easy, but I guess this is what life throws to us. We always need to learn, adapt, unlearn, relearn, and adapt. And this makes our life simpler, for betterment. Please don’t think that I am here to preach to you all on life lessons. I am here to talk on the topic of Media Convergence and Management, and I see a precisely similar …

Importance of Brain Training

Today morning in the office, I was having a conversation with my son, who has been working with us for some time. He is just like all other youngsters who have got education from good schools, has able parents, lives carefree and non-committal life, is dreamers who want to succeed, unsure of his today’s actions, doesn’t have vises, has right friend circle and lives in the present. Overall a perfect Urban Kid about whom his parents will feel good. Our discussion, which started from an email (which we were supposed to respond) to in the direction that what we should …

McDonald’s India: Burgered! Really?

McDonald’s India: Burgered! Can McDonald’s come out of the present crisis without its image getting deeply fried? Above is today’s Brand Equity lead story on the recent ongoing crisis of the McDonald India business. Rajiv Singh’s written Article seems to be an immature comment on the situation. Appears writer is wholly misplaced with his thought process and has applied all the marketing logic wrong, though he has used Philip Kotlar’s quotes to justify his opinions. I hope it’s not a paid smear campaign to malign the McDonald’s India reputation? None of the logic in the article is making sense or …

Google services stopped working

One Plus X smartphone owners are experiencing the error “Google services stopped working.’ It can happen if you have carried System Update on your mobile. Google Store stooped working on my Android Mobile; no Apps were getting updated. All Google Apps like Gmail, Google Play Movies, Google+, and Google Play Music, etc. stopped working. After coming from the office, I spent many evenings researching various Android Forum & Google Play Help and trying out multiple solutions for the error “Unfortunately, Google Services Stopped Working.” I also tried seven solutions provided at Google Play Help for “Store won’t load or download …