Leverage your passion Thirdly, a very natural way to expand your business and to convince the people you’re selling to—whether those people are prospective customers or investors—is to let your passion shine through. Hutson’s business idea stems from his personal experience, and he has learned that sharing that story is key to helping the company grow. He came up with the idea for Pigeonly’s platform when he was incarcerated. Hutson witnessed how difficult it was for people in prison to connect with their loved ones, and he realized the people who could afford to stay in touch with friends and family were less likely to become incarcerated again. Over the years, Hutson has learned that embracing and sharing that backstory has helped Pigeonly win the support of investors. … [Read more...] about The most important startup rule: Play the long game
The NABARD survey said the monthly surplus for those owning between 0.01 and 0.4 hectares of land was less, at Rs 465, presumably because these households had to spend more on the land and couldn’t supplement their income through wage labour by much. For this category, Rs 6,000 income support per year would be equivalent to more than a year of the existing surplus. … [Read more...] about Opinion | Why Modi’s farm income support scheme could be a game changer in the elections
Tetris Primetime, part of the Tetris mobile app’s overhaul, will be played at 7:30 p.m. local time seven days a week. At launch, it will be available in the United States, Australia, Belgium, Canada, Chile, Germany, Ireland, New Zealand, Norway, Russia, Spain, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom. … [Read more...] about Now you can play Tetris in live tournaments and win money: Here’s how
According to the FTC’s proposed consent order, Eldorado must divest the MontBleu Resort Casino and Spa in the South Lake Tahoe, Nevada, area and the Eldorado Casino Resort in the Bossier City-Shreveport, Louisiana, area to Twin River Worldwide Holdings. … [Read more...] about FTC approves Caesars-Eldorado acquisition deal—on one condition
“Once students come back to classes, whenever that be, I wonder whether parents’ number one concern will go from ‘Is my child paying attention?’ to ‘Did my child touch anyone else?,’ Ranganathan says.Reopening of schools and colleges, however, will not put paid to online learning now. In fact, many ed-tech firms believe that online learning is here to stay in some form or the other hereon. … [Read more...] about Online teaching is hot skill now, but what does it take to get there?