Harish Babla

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As Carbon Dioxide Levels Rise, Major Crops Are Losing Nutrients

Plants need carbon dioxide to live, but its effects on them are complicated.<p>As the level of carbon dioxide in the air continues to rise because of human activity, scientists are trying to pin down how the plants we eat are being affected.<p>Mounting evidence suggests that many key plants lose …

Climate Change

This 78-Year-Old Founder Still Works 10 Hours a Day at His Family-Run Business. Here's Why

Even Richmond's most fashion-challenged consumers leave Franco's Fine Clothier ready for the cover of 'GQ.' Franco Ambrogi sees to that personally.<p><i>Editor's note: This tour of small businesses across the country highlights the imagination, diversity, and resilience of American enterprise.</i><p>Franco's …

Fashion Shows

Apple Nutrition Facts and Benefits

There is nothing better than crunching on a fresh, juicy apple. Apples are one of the most commonly consumed fruit types, likely due to their …

Nutrition

Mentally Strong People Don't Give Up After Their First Failure. Here Are 7 Reasons They Bounce Back | Inc.com

For some people, failure serves as a permanent roadblock that stands in between them and success. For the mentally strong, however, setbacks serve as an opportunity to sharpen their skills and become better.<p>Whether they get passed up for a promotion, or their side hustle costs more money than it …

Self-help

Science Says Only 8 Percent of People Actually Achieve Their Goals. Here Are 7 Things They Do Differently

Most of the time, it comes down to simple habits to keep us accountable.<p>According to the University of Scranton, a whopping 92 percent of people who set New Year's goals never actually achieve them. You can count me in that group. Failing to meet goals is pretty frustrating and can set you …

Time Management

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Artificially ripened mangoes and papayas seized

The Food Safety Department on Monday destroyed seven tonnes of artificially ripened mangoes and two tonnes of papayas from the Koyambedu fruit market.<p>…

Gardening

7 Former 'Best Practices' That Don't Work for Business Today

Why and how corporations must blow up many of their past 'best practices' to survive in today's rapidly changing world<p>Most companies today claim they are embarked on a transformation to ensure their long-term survival in this era of disruption and rapid change.<p>But in their day-to-day practices, …

Innovation

5 Ways to Get Over Your Fear of Public Speaking

We all want to be fearless public speakers. We dream of confidently striding onto the stage to give a speech or presentation, breaking the ice with the perfect joke, captivating the audience with compelling stories, handling the most difficult questions with ease, and exiting to cheers and applause.<p>…

Public Speaking

What Is the Difference Between Marketing, Advertising, and Branding? A Simple Analogy to Help Explain

To understand the differences between these concepts, simply apply them to you.<p>In my work with entrepreneurs and business students, I often hear marketing strategies explained as "having social media," "having an online brand," or "advertising a lot."<p>These explanations make me cringe because, while …

New Deloitte Study of 10,455 Millennials Says Employers Are Failing to Help Young People Develop 4 Crucial Skills

A new Deloitte study reveals younger employees speaking up about where they need help in skill development--you'll want to take note.<p>Exactly how to attract and retain Millennials and avoid creating unnecessary tension with them has become an art form, and important new context just splashed onto …

Mark Twain

Businesses Lose $75 Billion Due To Poor Customer Service

The numbers are out. NewVoiceMedia’s 2018 “Serial Switchers” report reveals that poor customer service is costing businesses more than $75 billion a year. That’s up $13 billion since its last report in 2016.<p>CEOs of companies large and small are recognizing the importance of delivering a better …

Customer Experience

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7 Ways with Mangos

It's tropical, it's refreshing, and it's a lot more versatile than you might think.<p>With warm weather comes longer days, poolside weekends, and …

How to Create a Facebook Ad That Works With WhatsApp Business

Do your prospects and customers prefer WhatsApp to Messenger? Wondering how to create a Facebook ad that integrates with WhatsApp Business? In this …

Want To Prevent Inflammation & Autoimmune Disease? Here's Where To Start

In the last four years of my private practice as an integrative medicine doctor, I have personally witnessed the rise of autoimmune conditions. It …

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Why Is a Pineapple Called a Pineapple?

<b>by James Hunt</b><p>Ask an English-speaking person whether they've heard of a <i>pineapple</i>, and you'll probably receive little more than a puzzled look. Surely, …

The One Anti-Inflammatory Drink You Should Have First Thing When You Wake Up In The Morning

The food and drink choices we make in the morning can set the stage for a day of great eating. Provided we’re selecting the right anti-inflammatory …

How to Reap the Health Benefits of Chia Seeds

Health claims about the benefits of chia seeds continue to fuel their popularity. Are these claims true?<p>You don't have to rely on rumors for reliable …

Nutrition

Coconut Nutrition Facts

Coconuts are found in tropical regions where they're harvested for the white 'meat' and coconut water inside the nut. They're high in saturated fat …

Nutrition

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Tangerines vs. Oranges: How Are They Different?

Tangerines and oranges are citrus fruits that are often confused for one another.<p>They both contain an assortment of nutrients, are relatively sweet …

Nutrition

An Easy Technique to Pack 5 Salads Tonight That Will Stay Fresh All Week

Eating a big salad at least once a day is a great way to maintain healthy habits. Don't have time to cut up a salad every single night? Here's a way to make all the salads you need for your workweek at once. Follow these simple salad-making rules, and your meal will taste just as fresh on Friday as …

Healthy Eating

Why You Should Travel for Moringa, the Wellness Plant That's Not Just a Trend

Photo by Books for Life/Flickr<p>Fresh moringa leaves are hard to find in the United States.<p>Moringa’s popularity has skyrocketed in the United …

Online consumer spending in SEA to rise 500% by 2025

HSBC Bank Malaysia CEO says this is world’s fastest-growing region online, with four million new users getting connected every month.<p>AFP pic.<p>KUALA …

How concept sprints can improve customer-experience innovation

The concept sprint is a fast five-day process for cross-functional teams to brainstorm, define, and model new approaches to business issues. Here’s …

Product Management

A Study of 300,000 Emails Says Closing With These 3 Words Prompts More People to Reply | Inc.com

Recently, we wrote about how starting your emails with one specific word, and sending them on the best day of the week improves your response.<p>The study that led to "opening words" conclusion, conducted by the folks at Boomerang, involved examining a trove of 300,000 publicly shared emails (most of …