Deeper reflection leads to more wisdom in business, and leaders guided by enduring principles rather than immediate profit. Brian Chesky recently shared his thought process on Airbnb’s layoffs, which have been widely admired as being more humane and generous than the norm, demonstrating a values orientation even in the toughest of circumstances. Before determining which steps to take, he began by writing principles so he could navigate complex competing interests while staying true to his higher aspirations. “If you don’t know what the outcome is, how do you want to be remembered? What’s the right thing to do? . . . You know what your principles are even in a crisis.” Darren Walker, president of the Ford Foundation, is challenging business leaders with a question that examines their role in inequality: “Those of us with power and privilege must grapple with a more profound question: What are we willing to give up?” … [Read more...] about Our definition of ‘success’ is holding business back—it’s time for a new one
The automotive dealership sector was one of the most stressed sectors even before it got impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. More than 300 dealerships were shut down permanently in the last financial year. Some automakers extended a direct financial aid to their dealer partners in the form of loans and advances during the last three months. … [Read more...] about Kamath Committee report | Implementation is key, says auto sector
— Nicolas Kiefer (@Nicolas_Kiefer) September 6, 2020Unbelievable that @DjokerNole has been defaulted. This was the correct decision under the rules regardless of intent or not. Novak should have stayed for the press conference & apologise. We must take responsibility for our actions no matter how difficult the situation is.— Greg Rusedski (@GregRusedski1) September 6, 2020Punishment far too severe for the accidental crime. A joke … [Read more...] about Twitter stands divided over Novak Djokovic’s disqualification from US Open
The Realme 7 Pro has the same Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G processor found on the Realme 6 Pro and the Oppo Reno4 Pro (first impressions). While performing basic tasks like browsing the web, scrolling through the feed and switching between apps can be done with ease, we were not expecting a great performance in gaming, to be honest. The Realme 6 Pro, during our review period six months ago, introduced some frame drops and lag while playing games like PUBG and Asphalt 8. … [Read more...] about Realme 7 Pro Review: The best smartphone under Rs 20,000 in India?
For instance, the Advanced Ruling Authority (AAR), Maharashtra, held in the case of VServ Global that back office support services do not qualify as export and hence liable for 18 percent GST. It was upheld by the Appellate Authority for Advance Ruling, Maharashtra. … [Read more...] about Industry seeks government intervention on disputes on classification of IT-BPM services as ‘intermediary’