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Who are you? What’s your identity?

June 17, 2014

The answer to this question may seem to be very simple on the face of it but when you actually think deep within and ask yourself this question, you may not be able to come up with an instant answer. We being in the profession of image management or identity management, understanding our own identity… Read More ›

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Celebrate Happiness

PR as a profession is ranked as one of the most stressful profession. PR practitioners as we would like to be identified work relentlessly towards creating and maintaining a positive image for their clients or companies they work for. The job as we all know involves extreme pressure either for coverage or for new business,… Read More ›

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The Fine Art of Constructive Criticism

If you overdo it, you make enemies. If you avoid it too much, you become a pushover. Often in your work life, you will come across people who either keep criticizing you for every small mistake/s without offering any solution to correct the mistakes or there are people who are at the butt of everyone’s… Read More ›

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Can you Out-Think?

Your bosses, your clients, your competitors and yourself Last week, I had an opportunity to interact with Madan Bahal, Managing Director of Adfactors PR Pvt Ltd. Of the many things that we discussed, one of thing that caught my attention was a topic that he chose to brainstorm with his account managers, at one of… Read More ›

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Leadership Training for Managers at Adfactors

“If words of command are not clear and distinct, if orders are not thoroughly understood, the general is to blame. But if his orders are clear, and the soldiers nevertheless disobey, then it is the fault of their officers.” – Sun Tzu (an ancient Chinese military general, strategist and philosopher who is traditionally believed to… Read More ›

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A village named Google

No I am not joking, there is infact a village with a name Google, situated on the banks of the Krishna river, in the Riachur district of Karnataka. It’s a small village with just about 1000 residents. Though the village name resembles the Internet giant based out of California, the village does not have internet… Read More ›

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Budget does not excite Aam Aadmi once again

While the FM has increased the IT slabs, there is not much to rejoice for a common man. There has been an increase in the Petrol/Diesel costs, i.e. Rs. 2.67 a litre and Rs.2.58 per litre, This will also impact the prices of all commodities. In last 1 year there is a 100% hike in… Read More ›

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