In recent comments about his McKinsey experience, Buttigieg has not mentioned the relationships he formed. Instead, he has focused on the business acumen he acquired and the chance to make money. “If you’re going to manage the largest economy in the world, it’s probably a good idea that you’ve had a little bit of professional experience looking at a balance sheet or knowing what an income statement is,” he told the Atlantic. He also said, “And of course, I needed income. I’m not going to pretend that I wasn’t earning a paycheck too, and knew that.” … [Read more...] about The miseducation of Pete Buttigieg, the McKinsey candidate
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These examples show that companies and CEOs have to choose their issues carefully and with authenticity. They also have to factor in elements like consumer backlash and must educate themselves adequately about the issues they are supporting. Another key element of successful CEO Activism is seeking a broad consensus across the organization so that there are no inner divisions to distract from the public messaging. A company has to also take into consideration if it is strong enough to take in its stride, political or public backlash because just a trending, negative hashtag could dent its financial equity. … [Read more...] about Digging Deeper | CEO Activism: Tool for positive change?
Harsh Roongta: So one thing is the biggest mistake that people make is confusing consumption with investment. When you buy jewelry the moment you take it out of the showroom 25% value is gone, you buy it come out of the shop then you go back to the shopkeeper and say I want to sell this back to you, you would only get 75% of whatever value you paid about an hour ago. So I think anything that looses 25% value can’t really be an investment. Its a consumption that may not cost as much as it appears. I think that is the one thing that I would say you should never do. Second even when you buy it as an investment, then rather than buying physical gold you now have various financial instruments as I said we have already spoken about the index fund going into an ETF, ETF directly, gold bonds and you also have the gold monetization scheme I think all these are financial instrument that allows you an income while you are investing Gold and also give you tax benefit, so I think these are … [Read more...] about NSE Invest O Cast episode 18: Investing in gold? Here are some dos and don’ts
"It is a fight against authoritarianism and fascism. The government is using brute force to silence the people who are on the streets against the law meant to divide the people of the country on religious lines," Leader of Opposition in the state Assembly Chennithala alleged while addressing the protesters. … [Read more...] about Citizenship Act Protests: More violence in Uttar Pradesh, death toll climbs to 16