November 2020

The chlorine commercial that went viral on TikTok for its terrifying recommendations

We can only say that the 60s in Mexico were rare times for advertising.

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If you are over 50 years old and lived in Mexico, you will undoubtedly remember the thousands of commercials and their wonderful jingles that were given during the 60s.

It is always interesting how advertising has evolved hand in hand with social changes such as the greater penetration of women into the workplace, the rejection of products previously recommended by doctors such as cigarettes and social rights.

That’s why the following note is incredibly comical: A 1967 ad for Cloralex went viral on Tiktok among 15-30 year olds due to

Commodity Picks: 30 November, 2020


Soybean


is trading at Rs 4,347 per quintal at the benchmark Indore For the week ahead, prices are expected to trade firm and head towards Rs 4,400 and then Rs 4,425 per quintal. Positive crush margins would support demand from processoRs and firm global cues to keep the price trend positive for the week ahead.



Wheat


prices in Delhi market are trading at Rs 1,811 per quintal. Prices are expected to trade lower towards Rs 1,780 per quintal due to ample availability in the open market and subdued demand for private stock.



Prerana Desai, Research head, Edelweiss Agri Services and Credit


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5 Last-Minute Ideas for a Successful Small Business Saturday

It’s not too late to make this Small Business Saturday a success for your business.

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Small Business Saturday is an American shopping holiday that celebrates and it happens every year on the last Saturday of November. Founded in 2010 by , Small Business Saturday is a great way to promote your small business because unlike other popular shopping days like Black Friday and Cyber Monday, you don’t have to compete with the big guys. 

So, it’s important that you take advantage of Small Business Saturday this year if you want to attract more shoppers to your business and generate more sales. But, how can you stand out on Small Business

Petrol consumption up 4.5 per cent, diesel down 7.3 per cent in November


Braving the pandemic, consumption of has increased by 4.5 per cent in the month of November, while that of diesel was seen 7.3 per cent down.


The consumption of was seen at 1,939 TMT till November 26 this year, as against 1,855 TMT during November 2019. On the other hand, diesel demand was seen down at 5,106 TMT, as compared to 5,505 TMT in the month of November last year for the three oil marketing companies — Corporation (IOC), Bharat Petroleum Corporation (BPCL) and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation (HPCL). This is compared to a 4.5 per cent increase in the consumption of and 7.4 per cent in diesel in the month of October, as compared to the same period in 2019, based on data available with the Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell.



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I didn’t know it at the time, but I was about to join my very last “performance calibration session.” This was late in 2018, when I was a managing director at , and these sessions had been a common part of my life — just like they are at many big companies. They’re a time for senior managers to discuss the performance of their individual team members, applying common organizational standards across job levels. HR specialists moderate performance discussions on a biannual, sometimes quarterly, basis. Conceptually, there’s nothing all that weird about calibration. But that’s conceptually.

I have held senior-level roles at , , , and Instagram, so I’ve sat in on a lot of these. And the reality is this: A group of highly opinionated,

RBI issues another marquee 10-year bond, making it third this calendar


The (RBI) and the government have once again introduced a new as the old one crossed Rs 1 trillion in outstanding. This is the third benchmark 10-year bond in this calendar, indicating the sheer volume of bonds getting issued by the government.


New bonds are issued after a particular volume is reached as it helps avoid bunched up redemption payment at the time of maturity.


The 10-year bond is the most marquee bond in the market. The repeated issue of such bonds takes away some of its value in the eyes of investors, say experts.




According to bond dealers, a quick benchmark setting can create some confusion in the on rates. When the outstanding comes close to Rs 1.2 trillion, people may not take positions on existing bonds fearing issues will stop.