Do Indian need Shivaji or Patel statues when we are struggling for basic amenities – Group Discussion

Topbullets.comYesterday PM Mr. Modi laid foundation for Shivaji memorial in Mumbai which will cost around 3600 crore INR ($500m). Few years back the same person Mr. Modi then CM of Gujarat laid foundation for Patel statue which will cost 3000 crore INR ($450m). Now a genuine question arises do we really need such monuments when our roads are broken, no proper infrastructure like hospitals and schools in most of the towns and villages. So today I have chosen this topic for my cast study. My points may be biased so you are most welcome to comment your thoughts or criticize me in the comment box. Continue reading

Auto Download Outlook Email Attachment – Code in VBA by Topbullets.com

Topbullets.comI get some raw data through email every day. Now when I want to do some analysis on the data I need to go through the inbox, search for that particular data and then download it to local. The process is very tedious. Now I am very happy that I have got rid of this manual process. Kudos to Google! I want to share the tutorial with very basic code. One can easily leverage the VBA code to write some complicated criteria and enhance it further. Here I am using snapshots from Outlook 2013 but have tested the feature in 2007 and was working fine. Without talking too much let’s start. Continue reading

Auto Send Email Through Outlook via Python Code – Topbullets.com

Topbullets.comI wrote an article on How to send email through ASP.NET and it helped a lot of people. Automating such processes always save lot of time and manual intervention. Currently in my project one process takes 45 minutes to run and one needs to look out at screen continuously for any error or if code stops in between. For that I wrote a python code which track the process and send email notification instantly if code stops or runs completely. The article can also be useful for someone who is looking for a python code to know which windows applications are running or open any Windows application using Python. Continue reading

[Solved] R code for AdStock rate in Marketing mix modeling

Topbullets.comMarketing mix is an important tool to understand the effect of our marketing budget and helps to prioritize different channels. In the role of data analyst you would certainly come across this term and sometimes you would need to develop a model for the same. As we discussed in our previous blog, AdStock is one of the most important entities in Marketing mix modeling and this should be addressed while developing the model. Today I am going to write R code for the same. I want to request you to read my previous article to understand the concept. Continue reading

Understanding the concept of Advertisement AdStock and Importance of it in Marketing Mix Modeling

Topbullets.comAs I wrote in my previous blog that advertisement is basically nothing but a paid version of promoting your brand or product or services. Please read it here if you want to know more about advertisement and different kinds of advertisements. So companies spend millions of dollars on ads not just to make awareness of their products but also to stay in customers’ mind (retention). What is retention? Let’s discuss it today. Continue reading