What Starbucks Can Teach Entrepreneurs About Business And Innovation

What Starbucks Can Teach Entrepreneurs About Business And Innovation

While you are reading this, you might get stumped at the idea of learning something from Starbucks. You might still be wondering how could a company that is frequently frowned upon for the quality of food and beverages it offers or for its row over tax issues and staff contracts teach you something! But, as a matter of fact, there is really much more to Starbucks, and one could definitely learn a thing or two from the Coffee giant! Starbucks has been rapidly scaled without losing its regional touch and now even Oprah Winfrey has her own Chai Latte! I (7 comments)

10 Things Creative Writing Can Teach You About Blogging Better

10 Things Creative Writing Can Teach You About Blogging Better

I was a bit skeptical in the beginning. I wanted to become a writer! So it made sense for me to take up a bachelors course in Fine arts and pursue my writing career. Intuition drives my art, whatever it is I do - Music, Poetry, writing; I just let my muse do the work. So, it made sense for me to wonder about how a degree in literature could ever help me in writing, and I was thinking about this Calvin and Hobbes comic I once came across - But I was proved wrong!   I did however had a knack for Electronics, Robotics and Computers since I (5 comments)

Because I’m Happyyy!: 10 Habits Of The Extremely Happy People

Because I’m Happyyy!: 10 Habits Of The Extremely Happy People

Can't get enough of Pharrell William's hit number 'Happy'? Nor can many others. What is happiness? Happiness is a state of mind. Happiness is what a person defines for himself. Happiness is when you achieve that very thing which keeps you up at night. Happiness for some is being in a relationship, for some it would be making a bit more money, to others it would be losing some weight successfully. Martin Seligman, the person to theorize positive psychology, says that while 60 percent of happiness is determined by our genetics and environment, the (5 comments)

Inspiration For Students: Top 15 Commencement Speeches Ever!

Inspiration For Students: Top 15 Commencement Speeches Ever!

It's that time of the year again! While on one end congratulates are being over poured, on the other end lies a dark mystery of the unknown future of life ahead of college. Its Graduation time! Who doesn't love the graduation/convocation day attire with that dark rayon academic gown, a mortar board hat on top and with a degree in hand, set to face real life for the first time. Real life might not be as easy as shown in movies for most of the people. And for that very reason, colleges arrange for commencement speakers on the graduation day of students (5 comments)

How 11 Popular Companies Have Applied Growth Hacking Techniques

How 11 Popular Companies Have Applied Growth Hacking Techniques

So, here we come to the end of this series of Growth Hacking articles at ShoutMeLoud. A lot has already been discussed about what exactly Growth hacking is and the tools for making the most of this technique. If you have somehow managed to miss through these articles, I have listed down growth hacking resource which every blogger and entrepreneur should read: What is Growth Hacking and why you need to know about it 5 Growth Hacking blogs you must subscribe to 15 Growth Hacking Techniques to apply in your Online Life 15 Growth Hacking Tools for (7 comments)