Abhishek Agrawal

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The Twelve Most Important Reads for Life: MBA Edition

<b>Full disclosure</b>: This list ignores many important parts of an MBA education, including accounting, statistics, and Excel spreadsheets. Instead, it …

7 Success Stories That’ll Motivate You To Work Hard And Never Give Up

Albert Einstein (Image Courtesy: Shutterstock)<p>There are many times in our lives when we feel let down and rejected. But you know what they say, …

Why Your Attitude Is More Important Than Your IQ

7 strategies that will fine-tune your mindset to help bring you success.<p>When it comes to success, it’s easy to think that people blessed with brains …

You Don't Need A Fancy Education To Start A Data Analytics Career

When I taught statistics classes, the diverse backgrounds of my students was a constant source of variety and challenge.<p>At the start of nearly every introductory class, someone would timidly apologize. “Please bear with me. I haven’t used statistics since I was in school. That was ten [or 8, or 3, …

A simple Calculator app using React and Node

Year 2017 came and it did so with many challenges for me. One of such challenge was writing a web based application (I choose not to mention) using …

The Science of Making Bold Decisions and Avoiding Regrets in Life

This curated column is authored by leadership & startup consultant Benjamin Hardy YouThe post The Science of Making Bold Decisions and Avoiding …

7 TED Talks That Will Inspire You to Succeed

Success comes to those who look for it, not to those who wait for it.<p>Everyone wants to succeed, but not everyone knows how to succeed.<p>There are many things that will help us go the distance, but few are as empowering and inspiring as a TED Talk.<p>Listening to a TED Talk is a great way to gain …

How to create your first mobile app?

Ideas for mobile apps have become extremely common among the average person. While ideas are plentiful, the ability to build and execute a launch is …

Thinking of starting your own business? Read these 3 books.

These reads will teach you how to handle your finances, set up systems, and manage people.<p>January 20, 2017 —If you’re considering starting your own …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Investing

Retirement and Depression: 6 Ways to Overcome It | Investopedia

Retirement and depression aren’t inextricably linked. But for much of the population, the reality of life after work doesn’t live up to its promise. …

Building Real time Analytics Dashboard Using Apache Spark

In this blog post, we will learn how to build a real-time analytics dashboard using Apache Spark streaming, Kafka, Node.js, Socket.IO and …

Ubiquitous Computing

6 Ways to Train Your Brain to Literally Get Smarter

Train your brain and get smarter.<p>In today's world, brain is worth more than brawn, and even ancient tricks can help. We live in a digital age surrounded by smart devices and connectivity, where everyone is trying to get smarter, faster. Plus, we're not just competing with humans anymore, thank you …

5 Habits of the Most Likable People

Likability brings along some undeniable advantages. Here's how to increase yours.<p>While still children on the playground, we begin learning one of life's most beneficial skills: the ability to play well with others.<p>That trait continues to reap benefits through adulthood. For example, when you make …

How We Turned A Fun Idea Into A 6 Figure Business In Just 1 Year

by <b>Maxwell Finn</b> on September <b>14, 2016</b><p><b>UPDATE: This post has gone viral so we want to give every reader 15% off their first order as a special thank you!</b> …

Five must-read business books for ambitious entrepreneurs

Members of the Small Business Connect community suggest the best books for entrepreneurs and describe the lessons they took away from each.<p>1. <i>The E Myth</i>, by Michael Gerber<p>“As a chef who’s set up a business, for me this book brought home the importance of realising that having a passion for doing …

4 Steps for Learning Deep Learning

A handy list of resources to help you become a deep learning expert<p>Firstly, if you need some basic information or convincing on why Deep Learning is …

5 Lessons From Steve Voudouris’ Remarkable Company-Building Success

He started out like you and me, one man with an idea. He was a Ford Mustang enthusiast, and when it came time to shop for parts, there was only one …

10 essential books on personal growth to boost your self-belief

Although it might sound cheesy, self-confidence comes from within. But sometimes we all need a little boost. So to help give you a nudge in the right …

Why Are You Self Sabotaging Your Productivity?

The post Why Are You Self Sabotaging Your Productivity? appeared first on Trello Blog.Have you ever agonized over your inability to get enough done? …

Procrastination

Introduction to Microsoft’s Hadoop solution (HDInsight)

Did you know Microsoft provides a Hadoop Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS)? It’s called Azure HDInsight and it deploys and provisions managed Apache Hadoop clusters in the cloud, providing a software framework designed to process, analyze, and report on big data with high reliability and availability. …

Big Data

The Beginner’s Guide to Mindfulness: 8 Helpful Tips

May 27, 2016 by Justin Whitaker<p>A guest post from Janet Miller<p>You don’t have to be a Buddhist (or a hippy) to practice mindfulness, and you don’t have …

Big Data Analytics and the Evolution of the Supply Chain

Companies today are nearly overrun with massive amounts of data about their customers, suppliers, and even potential markets thanks to evolving …

This Week in Hadoop and More: Deep Dive on NiFi, Presentations & Spark

This week, we have Big Data, Fast Data, Data in Motion, and the tools, languages, and techniques to enable better solutions with many types of data. …

How Much Does It Cost to Start a Software Company?

A lot of startups talk about revenue, but not many talk about costs--operating or starting up.<p>How much money do you think it takes to start a software company? $10,000? $100,000? ONE MILLION DOLLARS?<p>A lot of startups talk about revenue, but not many talk about costs--operating or starting up.<p><i>Note:</i> …

9 Free Online Courses To Pump Up Your Big Data, Analytics Skills

Do you really need to go back to school and get another degree in order to establish yourself in a career as a data scientist? Maybe not. These nine …

Big Data

10 Big Data Books To Boost Your Career

People with big data and data science skills are some of the most sought after professionals because demand is outstripping supply. Here are 10 books …

Business Technology

How to Start a Business: 7 Steps to Get Started Today

Follow this formula for launching and starting to grow your new business.<p>While starting a business is no easy task, it's not as difficult as many entrepreneurs would think. Instead of obsessing over every minor detail or second guessing yourself, if you follow these seven steps, you can be on your …

Small Business

Savvy millennials reveal GMAT strategies | Financial Times

Business school students by their nature are overachievers. Nowhere is this more obvious than in the average scores for the Graduate Management …