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Six new IIMs begin operations this academic year

Mentor Institutes of respective new IIMs have accordingly started taking admissions of students for PGP

Ad blocking scare globally; India insulated but only for now

The country's savior seems to be its low Internet penetration and a relatively smaller share of digital advertising

Apple iOS 9 puts spotlight on ad blocking

While the new operating system from Apple is scaring advertisers globally, India is insulated for now

IIM-L in Godrej Industries' campus challenge

The Godrej platform helps B-school students overcome obstacles of financing and mentoring that hinder their personal dreams

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Government initiatives drive enterprise storage market

According to International Data Corporation (IDC) Asia/Pacific Quarterly Enterprise Storage Tracker, Indian external storage market witnessed a ...

Statspeak: The Social report

Brands that have neglected to address their mobile web strategies are seeing mobile advertising via Google's network delivering less value ata ...

Uber gets into its India gear

The global taxi-hire service is learning to cope with the demands India puts on its brand

What's in a name: A third of shareholder value

Brands have been steadily asserting their independent role as wealth creators bringing significant valuations to their companies

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A two-way street

Why severance packages matter and what to keep in mind to make them win-win

At times, turmoil is good for an organisation: Prakash Sangam

Interview with CEO, redBus

Food for thought

Like most e-commerce platforms, foodpanda is looking to move consumers to its application with the help of offers and discounts and a brand new ...

India CFOs focus on rationalising costs, bullish on M&As

Riding on improved business sentiment, India CFOs have the highest appetite for mergers and acquisitions (M&A) among peers in Asia Pacific, ...

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Need to build institutions to produce human resources: Maha CM

He also hoped that students from IIM Nagpur will bring laurels not only to Vidarbha and Maharashtra but to the the entire country

ISB hikes fee for its one-year management programme

The programme is now the costliest in the country at upwards of Rs 25 lakh

IIMs sharply divided over NDA govt's draft Bill

The Board of Governors of the other older IIMs like IIM-Lucknow and IIM-Bangalore had also written to the HRD ministry expressing their concerns ...

IIPM students keep their fingers crossed

The students' fates hang in balance as the institute announced shutting down of all its campuses by October

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Shyamal Majumdar

Shyamal Majumdar: CSR is not about charity
Shyamal Majumdar

Tata Steel is investing deep into the lives and livelihoods of communities in quite a few villages

Kanika Datta

Kanika Datta: Decisions for the CEO-PM Narendra Modi
Kanika Datta

This government could find itself a prisoner of its pro-business stance as much as the UPA found policy circumscribed by its pro-poor focus

Alokananda Chakraborty

Alokananda Chakraborty: Do in-app ads work?
Alokananda Chakraborty

Experts say in-app advertising could be the next frontier for digital marketing

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Managing multi-generational workforce is biggest challenge for HR: Randstad survey

The report offers an overview of the top 15 workplace trends that will shape talent management in 2015

Hiring challenges across all levels seen among Indian employers: Pearson Vue survey

Across all levels, candidate credibility was a major concern

IIT Kharagpur to soon offer MBBS courses

IIT Kharagpur, known around the world for its engineering courses, would be the first one in the IIT system to venture into medical education

More the merrier, expect a 10.8% salary hike this year

According to a report, for top performers salary hike can be 12%

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Book Extract: The power of inclusiveness

Talk to the people. Be open, honest and frank. One of the worst sins you can commit as a leader, is to surprise the organisation with your ...

Book Extract: Getting small and nimble

When SAP reconstituted its product development teams into a bunch of start-ups it reduced development time by nearly half in three years

Book Extract: Increasing cross-cultural awareness

Small gestures such as knowing how to greet or pronouncing names correctly can make a huge difference while managing today's cross-cultural

Book extract: Constraints aid creativity

Innovative companies embrace constraints and then focus on coming up with solutions. They go beyond tolerating constraints for the sake of ...

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The Strategist Quiz (#419)

The CPU from the original ____video game console was used in NASA's New Horizons space probe, which just did a flyby of Pluto. The ______CPU was ...

Answers to last week's quiz (#418)

Infoladies are a band of women in their early 20s who travel through the countryside of Bangladesh in a bicycle equipped with a laptop, a ...

The Strategist Quiz (#418)

Who are Infoladies and where do you find them? If investors are bidding up prices for a Macallan, Yamazaki, Bowmore or a Karuizawa, what are ...

Answers to The Strategist Quiz (#417)

Adidas. Along with the New York-based Parley for the Oceans, it is turning trash found in the seas into recycled materials for running shoes and ...

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