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How to find meaning- and why it matters

The pursuit of happiness and health is a popular endeavour, as the preponderance of self-help books would attest.

Yet it is also fraught. Despite ample advice from experts, individuals regularly engage in activities that may only have short-term benefit for well-being, or even backfire.

The search for the heart of well-being - that is, a nucleus from which other aspects of well-being and health might flow - has been the focus of decades of research. New findings recently reported in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences point towards an answer commonly overlooked: meaning in life.

Meaning in life: part of the well-being puzzle?

University College London's psychology professor Andrew Steptoe and senior research associate Daisy Fancourt analysed a sample of 7,304 UK residents aged 50+ drawn from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing.

Survey respondents answered a range of questions assessing social, economic, health, and physical activity characteristics

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Small-town India helps Snapdeal log 87 million visits in September

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Heres Why BigBasket Is Not Too Concerned About Flipkart, Amazons Grocery Delivery Plans

BigBasket thinks competition is healthy for the grocery delivery sector as it will replicate the growth of ecommerce in the Indian market. 

Shoppers in top Indian metros continue to favour online shopping: Survey

Over 60% of those surveyed said they are willing to spend over ₹15,000 this festive season.The preference for online shopping comes even as the country's small traders continue to be at loggerheards

Amazon and Flipkart have more than twice the site visits of next 5 other e-commerce companies combined

Amazon hit 344 million visits, Flipkart and Myntra combined had 314 million visits in September. Snapdeal had 87 million visits in the same month. Clubfactory,

Urban Ladder co-founder Rajiv Srivatsa resigns after eight years

Investor Vani Kola of Kalaari Capital has also resigned from the firm's board

Government Asks Flipkart, Amazon To Reveal Top Sellers: Sources

The availability of affordable data and smartphones makes India an attractive market for companies such as Flipkart and Amazon, according to analysts.

Which Indian Companies Are Unicorns?

Startups valued over $1Bn are termed as Unicorns. India is home to 31 Unicorns today, with consumer service startups leading the charts.

Flipkart names former Infosys executive Sarah Gideon as Head of Corporate Communications

Gideon will report to Rajneesh Kumar, SVP & Chief Corporate Affairs Officer at Flipkart

Markets Won't be Decked up for Diwali as Traders Protest ‘Unethical’ Practices of e-Commerce Sites

The CAIT claimed that predatory pricing and 'unfair business practices' have led to most customers shifting to online shopping.

Shopmatic signs partnership with PayU

At present, Shopmatic allows shoppers to pay via UPI, eWallets, debit and credit cards, and net-banking. PayU will provide merchants with access to a powerful dashboard for managing all transactions and tracking business performance on the go.

Digital At Point Of Sale: Reinventing Retail For The Connected Customer

Digital At Point Of Sale: Reinventing Retail For The Connected Customer
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This report on Digital POS provides an up-to-date overview of trends and opportunities in digital retail technology implemented at the point of sale. We identify three key trends for retailers: the rise of Assistive Retailer Technology (ART) to help retailers sell smarter, new Assistive Consumer Technology (ACT) to help customers shop smarter, and next-generation 'retailtainment' technology to enhance the in-store experience through entertainment. Facebook Twitter Linkedin Email

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