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Developing Mutual Understanding among Teams

The most important aspect of human life is human Behavior or attitude. One who learns to master the art of self control becomes a very polished and successful person. People who learned to control their behaviors can only understand how to control others too. Such people become very good leaders because they exhibit leadership qualities. They have enough potential to drive others. Continue reading

Women Empowerment and Education

A woman plays the most integral part in a child’s life; she remains the most prominent character and an emblem of love and support throughout his life. Whatever a mother can teach a child no teacher can, no book or experience can. She is both a mother and a close friend to a child.  A child feels at ease sharing all the desires, hopes, expectations and experiences with his mother. Continue reading

Building Technical Skill set

In this non stagnant business world it is of utmost importance to build technical expertise. There are very many people who are not capable enough to acquire academic qualification by attending schools and professional institutions.  For such people vocational training centers are established worldwide which are largely supported by government in the developed countries and nominal charges in the under developed  nations. Continue reading

Need Of Professional Qualification in Practical life

With the fast pace of practical world and changing dynamics of life the present day requirements are becoming tougher and tougher day by day. To make the ends meet everyone has to acquire maximum amount of skills sets, knowledge and … Continue reading

Negotiation Skills

Introduction Negotiation is something that we do all the time and is not only used for business purposes. For example, we use it in our social lives perhaps for deciding a time to meet, or where to go on a … Continue reading

5 Ways To Negotiate More Effectively

“What’s your best price?” “That’s too expensive.” “Your competitor is selling the same thing for….” Most salespeople and business owners hear statements like this every day. That means it is important to learn how to negotiate more effectively. Here are … Continue reading

Leadership Qualities

Leadership is nothing but the quality which makes a person stands out different from other ordinary employees. It is associated with such a person who has aggressiveness in speech and action, love for the employees, and who can handle pressure … Continue reading

6 Ways To Control Your Fear of Public Speaking

You are standing on stage. The floodlights are bright and all focused on you. There’s nothing else on stage with you except a lectern, a glass of water, and a microphone. Out beyond the lights over 200 pairs of eyes … Continue reading

5 Ways to Improve Organizational Communication

1.  Use Multiple Channels for Organizational Communication – One of the most effective ways to ensure that people get your message is to send it across multiple channels.  Some of the more effective channels include meetings, face-to-face talks, e-mail, faxes, … Continue reading

How to Motivate Employees

Make sure you’re setting a good example of productivity and cheerfulness. Don’t let your own moods distract other employees from their work. Develop your listening skills. This means using active listening to its fullest potential, not just pretending interest. Be … Continue reading

5 Ways to Get Out of Startup Mode And Grow Your Business

Entrepreneurs stay in startup mode way too long. Keeping a small business in startup mode requires you to stand on the brake. If you keep telling people you’re “just a startup,” you will never take actions for real growth. It’s … Continue reading

How to Improve Website Design

To design a website you must watch your customers from the time they first entered into website till they become customers. You should watch out for the needs and satisfaction of the clients. You must keep track of what are … Continue reading

Pros and Cons of Technological Advancement in Communication

Since decades with the advancements in technologies the ways and mediums of communication have changed a lot. In olden times the orthodox means of communication only involved exchange of information through messengers and later with modern age telegraph and telephone … Continue reading

Responsive Website Design (RWD)

Responsive Web design (RWD) is a Web design approach aimed at crafting sites to provide an optimal viewing experience—easy reading and navigation with a minimum of resizing, panning, and scrolling—across a wide range of devices (from mobile phones to desktop … Continue reading

Cascading Style Sheets

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) is a style sheet language used for describing the look and formatting of a document written in a markup language. While most often used to style web pages and interfaces written in HTML and XHTML, the … Continue reading

HTML 5

For structuring and presenting content  for worldwide web, technology and internet HTML 5 Mark up language is used. It is the fifth revision of the HTML standard (created in 1990 and standardized as HTML 4 as of 1997). Its core … Continue reading

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop is a graphics editing program developed and published by Adobe Systems. Adobe’s 2003 “Creative Suite” rebranding led to Adobe Photoshop 8’s renaming to Adobe Photoshop CS. Thus, Adobe Photoshop CS6 is the 13th major release of Adobe Photoshop. … Continue reading

jQuery

jQuery is a cross-platform JavaScript library designed to simplify the client-side scripting of HTML. It was released in January 2006 at BarCamp NYC by John Resig. It is currently developed by a team of developers led by Dave Methvin. Used … Continue reading

CodeIgnier

An open source rapid development web application development, to be used in formulating PHP websites. “Its goal is to enable [developers] to develop projects much faster than writing code from scratch, by providing a rich set of libraries for commonly … Continue reading

Angular JS

A single-page application in open source java script framework called AngularJS Which initiated and maintained by Google. Its goal is to augment browser-based applications with model–view–controller (MVC) capability, in an effort to make both development and testing easier. It basically … Continue reading

5 Top Ways For Search Engine Optimization

Economists regularly use leading indicators — the measurable economic factors that change before the economy as a whole changes — in order to analyze and predict future performance. Lagging indicators, on the other hand, are factors that change after the … Continue reading

7 Ecommerce Design Trends for 2014

As more online retailers seek to provide a good mobile shopping experience, expect to see a significant number of site redesigns in 2014. These redesigned sites are likely to follow many popular design trends that are currently impacting entertainment sites, … Continue reading

Enterprise Solutions Introduction

This section provides Enterprise Solutions information and documentation. It currently contains several worthwhile weblinks and a brief guide. What is an enterprise? An enterprise is a term for a very large business network. Therefore the phrase “enterprise solutions” refers to … Continue reading

Digital Marketing Strategy

When electronic devices such as computers, Smart phones, Cell phones, tablets, game consoles , websites , emails , social media network and other cross traditional and digital marketing channels are used to market it is called digital marketing. The digital … Continue reading

Services Offered At TheVisionSpark

The Company aims to capture the clients who are new starters and wants to be the leaders and create brands. Our team of experienced professionals is constantly seeking your way to get hired and manifest our potentials to the optimum. … Continue reading

Streamus Turns Chrome Into A Fast, Free, YouTube-Powered Spotify Alternative

Use Chrome? Listen to a lot music throughout the day? Check out this extension. Take a music streaming service like Rdio or Spotify, and boil it down to the absolute basics — searching for songs, adding songs to playlists, and … Continue reading

Google Glass User Detained By Feds Talks About Ordeal

The blog is a sequel to my last blog on google glass and its usage after launching. While some businesses are banning the high-tech wearable device Google Glass, a theatre owner in Columbus, Ohio, saw enough of a threat to … Continue reading

Why Silicon Valley Can’t Find Europe

Here is an informative abstract from tech crunch about European IT Industry potential by  Sten TamKivi . Sten Tamkivi has been a software entrepreneur for 16 years and spent the recent half of his career as an early executive at … Continue reading

Editing Tips For Business Web Content

The Web is awash in content. A recent Moz article reports that 92,000 new articles are posted online every day. Companies are spending billions on content marketing to enhance credibility, build brand awareness and, especially of late, improve SEO. Here … Continue reading

Bill Gates Is Not The Next CEO Of Microsoft, But His VC Investments Are Picking Up

Bill Gates may be one of the world’s most famous philanthropists, entrepreneurs, and guest editors,  but could he be adding venture capitalist to the list? Over the past few years it seems that Gates has, in fact, been increasing his … Continue reading

After A Troubled 2013, The PC Market Looks For Stability

Today Gartner released a preliminary set of results for the global PC market in the fourth quarter of 2013, indicating that PC sales fell 6.9% to 82.6 million units. 2013 has certainly been a historically tough year for PCs and … Continue reading

Yahoo Girds Its Loins For The Battle Over Your Home Screen

The home screen as it stands cannot last. In reality, what we’re looking at is the end times for the traditional grid of icons that we’ve become so familiar with since the iPhone was introduced in 2007. There is simply … Continue reading

How To Create An Embeddable Content Plugin For WordPress

Share WordPress content via widgets. Ways Of Sharing Content There are various ways with which one can share content across websites — RSS and Atom feeds, APIs and embeddable widgets. RSS feeds on WordPress are usually restricted to posts, while … Continue reading

WordPress Essentials: The Definitive Guide To WordPress Hooks

In this article, I would like to dispel some of the confusion around hooks, because not only are they the way to code in WordPress, but they also teach us a great design pattern for development in general. Explaining this … Continue reading

Up On The Wall: How Working Walls Unlock Creative Insight

Research wall, design wall, research board, ideation wall, inspiration board, moodboard, pinboard — Working walls are known by countless names. Underlying them all is a single idea: that physically pinning our sources of inspiration and work in progress, and surrounding … Continue reading

European Trademark Office Says Pinterest Doesn’t Own ‘Pinterest’ – Social News Startup Premium Interest Does

Pinterest raised a $225 million round in October 2013 to help fuel its international expansion, but a recent ruling in Europe could prove to be a hiccup in that strategy. The U.S.-based social networking site has lost a challenge it … Continue reading

Why Fireworks Is So Awesome (Today)?

Designers, especially ones with little or no experience with Fireworks, often ask, “Why should I use Fireworks for UI design and screen graphics? Why not use Photoshop (as most visual designers do), combined with Illustrator? Or why not some other … Continue reading

Using Brainwriting For Rapid Idea Generation

When a group wants to generate ideas for a new product or to solve a problem, you will usually hear the clarion call, “Let’s brainstorm!” You assemble a group, spell out the basic ground rules for brainstorming (no criticism, wild … Continue reading

E-Commerce Websites

Online shopping is as easy as well as difficult because there is little certainty. People dont wish to spend their money very quickly and easily online. Since sometimes it can be very time consuming , unpleasent and tedious. turning the … Continue reading

Firefox OS

Firefox OS is based on linux open source operating system for smart phone operating system and tablets computers. Mozilla is its developer renowned for Firefox web browser. It’s an alternative system  for mobile devices using open standards, HTML 5 , … Continue reading

The Eye Tribe

The Danish startup business The Eye Tribe formed the company in 2011. It all started seven years ago where the four founders met at the IT University of Copenhagen. Their aim was to make eye tracking available for everyone at … Continue reading

Leap Motion Controller

An American company Leap Motion Inc manufactures computer hardware sensor device that uses hand and finger motion as inputs without any hand contact or touching. The company was founded as OcuSpec which raised 1.3 million funding in 2011 from venture … Continue reading

Smart Things

Wireless home automation technologies are the upcoming technologies in the near future. These are the fusion of wireless with digital and non digital aspects of technological advancements. Previously only affluent people could benefit from wired home automation functionalities because they … Continue reading

OCULUS RIFT

A virtual reality head mounted display Oculus Rift is an upcoming technology.  The developers are Oculus VR, raised US$ 91 million for the project.  The company was cofounded by Palmer Luckney and John Carmak. Palmer used Meant to be seen … Continue reading

Form 1

The advent of these high definition 3D printers came ever since there is lack of availability of cheap printing in this direction to provide quality printing for professional designing. MIT Media Lab is the place where the experiment started to … Continue reading

Google Glass

The topic under discussion is one of the upcoming technologies The Google Glass also called Project Glass. The main developer is Google with manufacturer Foxconn  to be released in 2014 for public. It is a wearable computer with optical head-mounted … Continue reading

Word Press Version 3.8

In the honor of Bebop innovator Charlie Parker the word press version 3.8 “Parker” is released on December 12, 2013. Its features includes : improved admin interface, responsive design for mobile devices, new typography using open sans; admin color schemes … Continue reading

Events, Trainings and Parties

At TheVisionSpark the team takes keen interest in organizing training sessions and recreational events. We have celebrated National day as well to exhibit our true cultural values and patriotism.  We have extensively arranged practical as well as theoretical trainings at … Continue reading

GITEX Technology Week 2013

The 33rd edition of the Middle East, Africa and South Asia’s largest and most Influential Information Communications Technology Event. The continued success of the GITEX ETECHNOLOGY EXHIBITION over a period of a decade has been followed this year as well … Continue reading

Drupal Camp Dubai October 26, 2013

www.drupalcamps.ae Drupalizing the Great Desert..Drupal Echoed in Dubai during The First Ever Drupal Camp in the Region The pioneers of Drupal the drupalers  the dropak the main sponsor for the very first time in association with The Community Cultivatin Grant … Continue reading

Social Media Marketing

Marketing and sales is a well equipped and well developed methodological science which is constantly shifting its paradigm with this always evolving and changing world.  It has now targeted new arenas of spheres in terms of satellite communications and scientific … Continue reading

OpenERP for MIDSize Businesses

To make business solutions and decisions manage easily Enterprise Resource Planning Solutions (ERP) is developed. It helps the company maintain tools, techniques and modules effective enough to  decisions. These are as per requisite of the provision of information about the … Continue reading

Advantages of OpenERP Over SAP

Among the various advantages of OpenERP over SAP one is that it is easy to navigate than SAP.In SAP any customization is very costly about $200/hour. Here you can burn easily 100 hours on minor functionality. For small businesses it … Continue reading

The Dis-Advantages of The Water Fall Model

Winston. W. Royce in 1970 first coined the term The Water Fall Model in an article for a sequential design process. The task execution of the model is comprised of six different stages one after the other. It works on … Continue reading

OpenERP

Open –SOURCE ENTERPRISE RESOURCE PLANNING (ERP) is a software written in Python, JavaScript, XML languages. The operating system is based on Linux, Windows, UNIX and MAC OS X. Its type is based on accounting, CRM and ERP. It’s an OpenSource … Continue reading

Location Base Project Management Tools

Project management tools were basically initiated for mid size and small business which were comprised of small teams. Project management has now been started to manage very large business as well. Most of the multinationals and big giants as well … Continue reading

Introducing Responsive Web Typography With FlowType.JS

It’s our great pleasure to support active members of the Web design and development community. Today, we’re proud to presentFlowType.JS that allows a perfect character count per line at any screen width. This article is yet another special of our series … Continue reading

An In-Depth Introduction To Ember.js

With the release of Ember.js 1.0, it’s just about time to consider giving it a try. This article aims to introduce Ember.js to newcomers who want to learn more about the framework. Users often say that the learning curve is … Continue reading

So You Want To Write A Digital Strategy?

“Can you put together a digital strategy for us to review?” Requests like this strike fear into those of us who work on the Web. What do we know about putting together strategy documents? Yes, we understand the Web, but … Continue reading