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No beating about the bush.
Some 30 years ago, Grandhi Mallikarjuna Rao used to cycle 25-30km a day in rural Andhra Pradesh collecting money for the rice, spices, jute or grains he had supplied. Rao was a mechanical engineer, the first graduate in his family living in a village not far from Vizag. Today, Rao oversees assets worth Rs15,000 crore in power, roads, and airports. Though Rao is extremely low profile, when you...
If we negotiate hard, a lot comes our way. Here is an example from the personal experience of the author
Recently, I had to renew the insurance for my car. Till now, I renewed the policy with the same insurance company that originally issued the policy. The tariff structure ensured that even if you switched, you never gained and often ended up losing the ‘no claim’ bonus and perhaps even had...
As this action of a private bank shows, custo-mers may pay the price for a bank’s mistake, over-zealousness or stubbornness
Cijo Paul, a mutual fund distributor at Ernakulam, urgently needed to issue a cheque. He is the kind of person who moves all surpluses in his savings account into fixed deposits that earn higher returns. So, he needed to deposit cash in his account before issuing a...