101 gadgets that changed the world

1. Abacus, AD190 Use of the abacus, with its beads in a rack, was first documented in Han Dynasty China in about AD190, but the word dates to much earlier calculating devices. "Abacus" derives from the Hebrew ibeq, meaning to " wipe the dust" or from the Greek abax, meaning "board covered with dust", which…

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How to Sell Your Business

Can Your Business Be Sold? You’re the Boss: Has the Economy Closed Your Exit Door? JAN. 6, 2010   Many elements of a business make it attractive to buyers. For example, does it have a solid history of profitability, a large and loyal base of customers, a competitive advantage (intellectual property rights, long-term contracts with…

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Indias best companies to work in : 4. American Express

American Express India Rank: 4 Employees: 9,036 employees ‘Creating an inspiring workplace is a top priority’ Promoting talent, growth and positive relationship with employees makes American Express one of the best companies to work for in India. “American Express takes great pride in fostering a work environment that encourages different backgrounds, talents and perspectives to thrive. Creating…

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Indias best companies to work in : 6. Godrej Consumer Products

Godrej Consumer Products  Rank: 6 Employees: 2,228 From building leaders, spotting talent at campuses, flexible work options and encouraging more women to join the workforce, Godrej Consumer Products builds an environment that nurtures talent at every stage. Taking pride in offering an outstanding workplace, Rahul Gama, head – Human Resources, Godrej Consumer Products, says “One…

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