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Vikram Sakhuja moves from Group M to Madison as equity partner and CEO

An alumnus of IIT Delhi and IIM Calcutta, Sakhuja has over 28 years of experience

Retargeting redefined

With the kind of benefits it has to offer advertisers, it is not surprising that OBA is big money, especially with companies like Facebook, ...

Don't miss the followers

As leaders consider personal change, they must realise that it is equally their task to enable their followers to make the complementary changes ...

Use mobile, cloud for flexible IT infra

For commoditised products such as cement and paint where not much product differentiation is possible, the 3rd Platform along with CRM can ...

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How tall you stand changes how you make decisions

Sitting in a higher chair could improve your long-term financial planning. You might be more likely to buy serious tomes on the second floor of ...

Fourth wave of handset ads

Smaller handset players are following in the footsteps of indigenous leaders and increasing their mainstream marketing spends

Half-time, 2014 - Where is the consumer headed?

Despite high-octane advertising, over 70 per cent automobile consumers will make up their mind based on their in-store experience and ...

Crompton takes battle to rivals with hive-off

While the Avantha Group company has large exposure in fans and lighting, it will be keen to ramp up its branding for small home appliances like ...

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The Strategist Quiz (#406)

With the advent of digital advertising, this term is being used to describe a phenomenon where smaller brands are able to demonstrate a greater ...

Answers to last week's quiz (#405)

.Sucks. Momentous's wholly-owned subsidiary, Vox Populi Registry is managing this domain name. Lombardy Street in London. It once housed the ...

Leadership development

In today's volatile environment, competency-based appraisals and appointments are increasingly insufficient. The focus should be on whether ...

Ready for take-off?

Warehousing and logistics will be the key challenges for online firms joining the grocery retail party

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First US-India joint EMBA degree program from IIT Bombay

Inaugural class has approximately 16 average years of professional experience with 11 industries represented

Names of nobel laureates, top academicians proposed for IITs, IIMs

International academicians could be paid as much as $12,000 for a 20-day teaching session and $8,000 for a 15-day session

'US is top destination for B-school students'

According to the survey, when students listed their top five consideration criteria for actually selecting a programme and a study destination, ...

Innovation incremental for business group firms: IIM-A working paper

Titled 'Innovation in Business Group Firms: Influence of Network Diversity', the paper has been co-authored by Anita Kerai and Sunil Sharma of ...

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Shyamal Majumdar

Shyamal Majumdar: How Godrej meets the talent challenge in Africa
Shyamal Majumdar

The process involves identifying talents in its India operations and redeploying them in key positions in Africa

R Gopalakrishnan

R Gopalakrishnan: The corporation is a great innovation
R Gopalakrishnan

Exemplary behaviour by visible leaders is a strong driver to embed corporate governance innovation

Shyamal Majumdar

Shyamal Majumdar: The 'golden skirts' debate
Shyamal Majumdar

A knife of quotas at India Inc's throat might not help in achieving women's empowerment in boardrooms

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Average pay hikes to touch 10.7% this fiscal, says survey

Junior management level employees set to get maximum pay hikes

Google bags Randstad Award 2015 for 'Most Attractive Employer' in India

Sony India is second; the search giant displaces Microsoft

Hiring activity in Chennai increases by 6% in FY15

Accounting & IT sectors saw 43% & 29% increase respectively in hiring activities, says Naukri Job Speak index

Hiring grows 9% in March, to pick up further: Naukri.Com

Sectors which recorded maximum year-on-year growth were BFSI, and accounting and finance

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The Strategist top five

RETURN ON CHARACTER: THE REAL REASON LEADERS AND THEIR COMPANIES WINby Fred Kiel* Published by Harvard Business Review Press* Price: Rs 1,250* A ...

Handling conflict at work

Many of us might start believing that getting into a conflict as part of our management style would make us heard and, hence, powerful. That is ...

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Book Extract: Founder versus hired CEO

A key skill to develop as CEO or a senior leader in a founder-led company is to know which decisions to make and which to let run their course ...

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The Strategist Quiz (#405)

A Canadian company Momentous, which is involved in a wide range of internet businesses and has a strategic partnership with Canada Post, is in ...

Answers to last week's quiz (#404)

During the Gates and Steve Ballmer era, which started in 2000 and ended last year, Microsoft focused only on its flagship operating system ...

The Strategist Quiz (#404)

In this company the term 'Strategy Tax' is often referred to the reason why the best of its innovations and inventions came out were killed

Answers to the Strategist quiz (#403)

Name the founders of Mangala Bank? It is situated in northern India

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