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Cracking the Color and Typography Code for Marketing

The colors and typography you choose can make or break your marketing initiatives. According to MDG’s new infographic, between 62 percent and 90 percent of a person’s initial assessment of a product is based on color alone. An infographic by British Design Experts, claims the right color can improve readership by 40% as it makes massages easier to read and more visually appealing. Michelangelo ... Read More »

No need for a bad bank! Stop giving loans to the wrong people

The idea of creating a ‘bad bank’ is back on the table, but it’s a bad idea under the circumstances. Not because it won’t work. Bad banks have worked in several countries around the world, including South Korea and the US. But it’s a little different in India. Far from a bad bank, India currently needs a solution to bad ... Read More »

What changed for the market while you were sleeping? Top 10 things to know

The Nifty, which started last week on a muted note, failed to hold on to its crucial support placed at 10,700 on Friday. It ended the session with a small bearish candle on the daily candlestick chart and a Spinning Top candle – an indecisive pattern – on the weekly chart. The index is stuck in a 10,550-10,777 range. If ... Read More »

The Case For Starting A “Tiny” Business

For those familiar with green products, ECOBAGS have become a staple.  Sharon Rowe founded the company in 1998, with the simple mission of eliminating plastic shopping bags in the United States. Her first product was a Classic String Bag, a “simple, lightweight, expandable cotton net bag of the type used in Europe for generations.” Today, ECOBAGS is a B corporation, a member ... Read More »

What changed for the market while you were sleeping? 10 things to know

The Nifty which started with a small gap on the higher side in morning trade on Thursday failed to garnet momentum as bears took control of D-Street in the first 15-minutes of trade. The index witnessed strong selling pressure throughout the session which made a ‘Bearish Belt Hold’ kind of pattern on the daily candlestick charts. A ‘Bearish Belt Hold’ ... Read More »

Home finance cost on the rise: What should homebuyers do?

The impact of the hike on customers depends on whether the loan is benchmarked against the base rate of MCLR. Most of the banks in India recently hiked their Marginal Cost of Lending Rates (MCLR) by 5-10 basis points. And with the banks stepping up their MCLR, housing finance institutes are also following suit. It is although not yet clear ... Read More »

Jobless Rate Looks Like Old Times, but the Economy Doesn’t

A worker at Neenah Foundry in Neenah, Wis., which has been turning out metal products for generations. Fifty years ago, manufacturing accounted for one in four jobs; now it’s not even one in 10.CreditDamon Winter/The New York Times By Natalie Kitroeff May 4, 2018 The last time the unemployment rate fell below the 4 percent threshold was in 2000, during a ... Read More »

The Power Market Fix We’ve Been Waiting For

What good is the next great idea if the market can’t use it? The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s recent two-day technical conferencediscussing distributed energy resources in wholesale markets stemmed from FERC’s recent adoption of Order 841, which directs regional markets to come up with rules for energy storage to participate in markets, but stops short of supporting other distributed energy resources ... Read More »

The Importance of Healthcare

  The significance of healthcare news today has positively gone to the front line of the health business in the most recent decade. With the child of post war America age nearing or entering their senior years, stressed health and medicinal administrations, and the acknowledgment by more noteworthy quantities of individuals of the impediments of therapeutic science, society has built ... Read More »

Fiverr Launches Elevate to Address the Challenges of Running a Freelance Business

The release of Fiverr Elevate further  highlights the tremendous growth of freelancers in the workforce today. The new resource seeks to show you what you need to manage yourself as a freelancer. The crash course in the basics of freelancing was put together with input from experts in the tax, legal, financial and healthcare industry and includes a video series in the ... Read More »