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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 ...

Creating the factory of the future

The industrial automation market globally is expected to see a compound annual growth rate of about $186 billion by 2016, driven by energy ...

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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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Now, bring your own wearable

More than 75 million wearable devices will be deployed in work settings by 2020, according to a report released by technology research firm ...

Diversifying diversity

Business leaders today recognise that a diverse and inclusive workforce is a critical success factor for growth. It's essential for nurturing ...

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 ...

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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 ...

IIM Bill: Other B-schools see red

Nearly 50 B-schools in the country offer PGDM programmes well accepted by the student community

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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

Shyamal Majumdar

Shyamal Majumdar: Shadowboxing over Steve Jobs
Shyamal Majumdar

Apple's all-out move to trash an earlier biography of its former boss beats logic

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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

Job opportunities to grow fastest in India: CFO survey

78% of Indian respondents predict greater rise in employment, compared with 61% in US and 50% in China

Job satisfaction not necessarily equals job loyalty: Survey

Seven in 10 workers are satisfied with their current jobs, but most of them still hunt for new openings, says a survey

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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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Book Extract: The rise of sharing economy

The shift from an ownership-based consumer economy to a sharing economy is propelling the growth of a peer-to-peer economic model based on ...

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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

The Strategist Quiz (#403)

Name the founders of Mangala Bank? It is situated in northern India. Connect Informix Corporation (1996), Sybase (1997), AOL (2002), Chiquita ...

Answers to last week's quiz (#402)

William K Kellogg, founder, Kellogg's Breakfast cereal. Tata Group. Camel Milk from Amul Dairy. JetBlue, the New York headquartered airline is ...

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