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Outsourcing Your Customer Calls Is the Smart Way to Prioritize Your Time

Are you spending way too much time on customer calls? If half of your working day is spent answer questions, comments, and complaints from customers, you’re doing something wrong. You’re spending so much time on the phone that you aren’t able to pay an adequate amount of attention to other details that need your attention. This is very likely impeding ... Read More »

Panjab University crisis: Is the varsity converting into a central institute?

The committee led by Panjab University (PU) senate member Jarnail Singh which was tasked to study the possibility of converting PU into a central institute has prepared a concept note which says that PU can retain both syndicate and senate and also the autonomy of the university would not be affected. Though a consensus is yet to reach among committee ... Read More »

Is Britain’s car finance market heading for a mis-selling scandal?

THOUSANDS of British drivers could have been mis-sold loans to purchase their cars, causing them to pay over the odds for their motors. The UK’s £40billion car finance industry may be heading towards a mis-selling scandal if it’s found the terms have not been properly explained to drivers, according to reports. PA:PRESS ASSOCIATION ARCHIVE 2 Claims that loans were being mis-sold to ... Read More »

Juicero CEO Says Luxury Juicer Is Much More Than Juice Internet Is Unimpressed

Sometimes, it’s the Internet of stings. Juicero, a startup that sells a pricey juice press, found that out firsthand. The company’s Wi-Fi-enabled machine produces cold-pressed juice out of packets sold exclusively to owners via subscription. Received as both Silicon Valley cautionary tale and commentary on conspicuous consumption, Juicero’s story was chronicled this week in a Bloomberg News piece. The article ... Read More »

Not everyone in advanced economies is using social media

(iStock Photo) Despite the seeming ubiquity of social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter, many in Europe, the U.S., Canada, Australia and Japan do not report regularly visiting social media sites. But majorities in all of the 14 countries surveyed say they at least use the internet. Social media use is relatively common among people in Sweden, the Netherlands, Australia ... Read More »

Cyware: What Is the Role of Cyber Situational Awareness

In modern dialect, the phrase Cyber Swan refers to a cyber event that happens suddenly and leaves a major impact. When it comes to cybersecurity, organizations as well as individuals must give a special preference to black swan theory. As the technology, volume and operation in cyberspace grow, so do the threats. It is not like cyber attacks and data ... Read More »

Track how technology is transforming work

Androids, such as this one directing shoppers in Tokyo, will replace humans in many service occupations in the next 10–20 years. Advances in technology pose huge challenges for jobs. Productivity levels have never been higher in the United States, for example, but income for the bottom 50% of earners has stagnated since 1999 (see ‘Job shifts’). Most of the monetary ... Read More »

Photographer: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg Internet Privacy Furor Is a Preview of the Coming War Over Net Neutrality

The U.S. Congress’s decision to invalidate a set of internet privacy rules from the Obama administration set off a firestorm this week. The change, which will allow service providers like AT&T Inc. and Verizon Communications Inc. to collect and sell customers’ information without their permission, prompted ad campaigns from internet freedom groups shaming lawmakers and a small wave of service journalism about VPNs ... Read More »

The Shark Rocket Vacuum Cleaner – Why it is such a great buy

The Shark Rocket Vacuum cleaner is manufactured by SharkNinja and has received rave reviews from users. It is a lightweight and easy to use cleaner which cleans hard surfaces and carpets with equal effectiveness. Weighing under 10 lbs. this lightweight piece of equipment offers features like swivel steering, removable dust container and many other features.  Patented technology in Shark rocket ... Read More »

How can anyone say the car battery is best?

It is true that throughout the vehicle’s lifecycle, so old batteries must be replaced. It will drain with frequent electrical accessories usage as well as the lighting for a vehicle. Most of the car batteries will expire without any notification and that is why it is very important to replacing the car battery. Such simple steps will assist and ensure ... Read More »