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In an era that is massively driven by technological products, the role of a product manager is a much coveted one. And since tech products are so imperative for day to day living in the modern era, managing them is pretty tough. It takes a lot to be a successful product manager, and we have analyzed some of the most eminent ones to see what are some of their common traits. 

Imagine all the complexities that directors and producers have to go through in order to make a film. You’ve to get your most preferred superstar to like the script, get their dates for shooting and promotions, bear all the starry tantrums, and so on and so forth. Now imagine getting away with all of it – sounds like a producer’s dream right? Given the latest developments in the field of Artificial Intelligence, it won’t be long before producers simply start recreating their favourite film stars with the help of AI.

Artificial Intelligence and VFX in Action

If companies could simply order a shipment of growth culture from stalwarts such as Amazon and Zappos, it would be a dream come true. Obviously, reality is far from it and building a company culture that spurs growth takes hard work. But how does a culture of growth look like in practice? It is an organisational mindset wherein setbacks and challenges are seen as stepping stones to development, learning, and overall growth.

Manipal ProLearn Inducted the 4th Batch of Data Wizards

Manipal Global Academy of Data Science conducted the induction ceremony for the 4th batch of their PG Diploma in Data Science course on Saturday, July 14, 2018, at the Salarpuria Symphony Campus, Electronic City. 

The 90 students present were given an insight into the exciting academic journey awaiting them, and were inspired by words of wisdom from some of the most eminent names in the data science industry. 


India is witnessing a football revolution and brands don’t want to miss out on any chance to capitalize on the same. With the on-going 2018 FIFA World Cup, viewership stats are soaring through the roof, which is why brands love it all the more.

Rapid advances in digital technologies, data, and analytics are transforming the role of data science in the future of work.  While the popularity and excitement around data science is at an all-time high, how organisations value the data science discipline depends on whether they are digital-natives or non-natives.

Java shows no signs of aging or slowing down. Despite the addition of several new programming languages to the list in over two decades of Java’s existence, none can really replace Java’s value or popularity amongst developers. 

So what makes Java so popular with the coding community? And why are IT boot camp training courses flooded with applications from students willing to learn it?

Java - Stronger than ever

Science fiction is fairly accurate if you start listing the technological predictions in sci-fi movies that have actually turned into household stuff today. The common trait in all these tech predictions is an aspiration to make machines more human-like. 

Product managers have become one of the most essential elements contributing to a product’s success today. Indian companies are realizing their importance more than ever. 


Mini CEOs for a mega impact

The 2018 FIFA World Cup has been termed as one of the biggest shockers in the FIFA history. The strongest cup contenders like Germany, Portugal and Argentina are already on their way home after an unexpected show in the preliminary rounds.

Nine years ago when Flipkart was started as an online platform for selling books, Sachin Bansal used to go across the roads of Bangalore to procure the orders from small distributors. They used to stand outside Gangaram Book Stores on Church Street and hand over Flipkart bookmarks to the people coming out of the shop. In order to make sure that their targeting was right, they would give bookmarks to only those who were coming out with books in hands; the people who have made purchases (

Just to give you a perspective as to where we are headed with this article, let’s first begin with a few mobile marketing stats that will blow your minds away. 

A lot has been said and heard about the benefits of an online certification program. We don’t want to overbear you with that information. Let's cut to the chase. This article is here to help you to explore a career in finance, and by finance we do not want to enlighten you with the benefits of a CA degree. In this fast moving world, where job prospects are endless, there are many finical courses other than CA which provides seamless opportunities to excel in the financial domain. 

It is election time in the US of A for the office of the President. Eagerly watched by the world, this event happens every four years. 

Another event that happens every four years is the publishing of the new edition of the PMBOK® Guide. The edition that is in force now is the fifth one. If one goes by the precedence, the sixth edition should be out at the end of December 2016. Again, if one goes by the precedence, starting July 2017, PMP® examination would be based on the sixth edition.