Showing posts from April, 2016

Not making a case for taxation of farm incomes.

TL;DR: Taxing farm income would have great economical and sociological impact and is not advisable at least, in India !

In the hinterlands of Marathwada, today morning, as the people would be scrambling with their buckets and containers to get their daily fill of water, they would have smiled, if they had a chance to look at today's daily newspapers.

Finally, after two disappointing years and causing a lot of misery, the monsoon is expected to be above normal (106%), and this has not been predicted by IMD only, but by Skymet also, which has been leading over the accurate predictions compared to the government organisation.

Hope are building for all sectors related to agriculture, but that would be such a cursive statement

Farm and allied sector account for 14% of India's GDP and 49% of the workforce is employed in agriculture. Enough for food for thought, right?

Yesterday, there was an article in business daily, "Business Standard" by Mr.Ishan Bakshi, advocating for …

Snippets - Forbes India - 15th April 2016


A new Stackexchange site on Sales

I installed Stackexchange app on my phone today.
The best way to learn anything is by making other people learn the same. I once tried learning programming by committing to make a fellow learn the same, via online medium.
I could not do so because the person in question was tied up and could not fork out the time necessary for the exercise.
One way to make people learn is to answer other people's query and doubts. Sometimes we might have the necessary answer, but many a times we might not have and shall be forced to work upon it.
So by helping others solve their query or doubts, we also learn in the process. Being in sales and distribution, I was searching for Sales  or related Stackexchange site but could not come to one, except the one on Salesforce. I was a bit surprised and now plan to propose one.
I believe there are many moments when we all have queries regarding how to develop a sales channel, grow it and augment the overall sales in process.
I believe helping each other b…