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Who Should Do A Company Secretary Course?

A company secretary (CS) is a highly revered course in India, considering the mandatory appointment of a CS for certain stipulated companies as per Companies Act, 2013. Governed by the Institute of Company Secretaries in India (ICSI), Considering the expertise in company law required by Company Secretaries, there are many law aspirants who choose to […]

Skill Sets for a Company Secretary

A Company Secretary is primarily responsible for looking after company laws and compliance of filing necessary returns. He has to interact and be a point of contact for personnel, thereby making his task a difficult one, which requires him to stay vigilant at every point of time. Section 203 of Companies Act, 2013; defines Company […]

What is Company Secretary?

Every company requires Company Secretary who can help in statutory and legal filing requirements. Contrary to the name, it is not a mere secretarial position, there are various responsibilities which a CS has to follow. He is the legal expert of the company and has to fulfill the responsibility to be a compliance officer of […]

Accounting Mistakes that New Entrepreneurs should Avoid

Priyansh loved meeting his uncle, a CA, over a cup of chai. Today was different though, he was more than excited to meet him, and disclose the greatest decisions of his life: he had quit his job and already started working on his start-up. Uncle Shah was delighted to hear that, and irrespective of his […]

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Hurdles Faced During Effective Decision Making

“Whenever you see a successful business, someone once made a courageous decision.” ― Peter F. Drucker Effective decision making is an art which obviously cannot be earned overnight, hence, needs to be nurtured in time. However, even an effective leader cannot remain oblivious to certain hurdles which chronicle his decision-making capacity. An effective decision has […]

Why Accounting is Important for Businesses?

Businesses spend a great amount of time and money in recording their financial transactions. However, are these painstaking efforts finally worth it? Let’s explore what role accounting has to play in businesses. Accounting is extremely important for recording the financial transactions in a business. Without accounting, you cannot display the financial health of your business […]

How Analytics can be useful for developing Smart Cities

Have you ever wondered if big data can be useful in planning our cities and managing resources for the greater good of all citizens? Consumers these days are presenting the market with a lot of data. You click on a certain page, Google tracks your choices and likes, and presents relevant advertisements to you. We’re […]

Entrepreneurs, here’s how Big Data can benefit your business

“Data really powers everything that we do.” – Jeff Weiner, chief executive of LinkedIn.   Big data has certainly helped LinkedIn’s analytical tools to have its name as  the world’s largest database for white collar professionals. With big data, LinkedIn has also improved its capability of forwarding relevant information to the professionals.   (Source: http://fortune.com/2014/07/24/linkedins-networker-in-chief/) […]

Understanding SWOT Analysis with a case study

Vikas, a CFA student, was preparing for his project, when her sister interrupted to nag him as usual. “Bhaiya, what are you always doing? What is this box?”, Seema inquisitively asked. “Seema, you’re always full of questions. But yes, instead of merely spending money at Starbucks, why don’t you ever think through a different angle? […]

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Difference between CFA and CA

Finance students usually have a plethora of options to choose from, however, making the right pick is not easy given the confusion which comes along every choice. “Choice, choices, choices! Choose rightly. Choose the things that brings you highest fulfillment. Commit your life to the choices you have made.” ― Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: […]