Daily Archives: November 9, 2009

THINGS YOU OUGHT TO KNOW (COMPUTER SECURITY) – I

One starting point for solving home computer security problems is being aware of how the Internet and some of its technologies work. If you know how they work, you can evaluate solutions to the problems that come up. You can also use the Internet more safely and responsibly. In this section, we’ll talk about two topics: trust and information in the clear as it crosses the Internet. This week’s

RESEARCH AND ANALYTICS CAN HELP GAIN ACTIONABLE INSIGHTS IN EVERY CORPORATE FUNCTION

Think about the retail company that sends you coupons for products you always intended to buy on your next shopping trip, the telecommunications company that proposes a special six-month deal on bundled phone, cable television and high-speed Internet just for you, or the credit card company that offers you loyalty bonus features and spending limits which directly map to your lifestyle. Is this acc

DRIVING FORCE

The growth in the Indian financial market was the major reason for the spurt in the demand for actuaries. Apart from the traditional areas of life and general insurance, pension and reinsurance, actuaries are now needed to play the roles of consultants, investment advisers and risk managers as well. A number of banks are set up  joint ventures with insurance companies, which has likely  raised