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Andhra Pradesh to get institutes of excellence

Andhra Pradesh will get one Indian Institute of Management (IIM), one Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), one National ...

Godrej campus initiative 'LOUD' comes to IIM-L

LOUD aims helping students live their personal dreams that had been shelved due to career or sponsorship constraints

Four surveys put Thapar University among top engg institutes

University figures in top-20 list of The Week-Hansa Research Survey

New IITs, IIMs and a boost to skill sector

FM also announced a spending of Rs 100 cr to start village entrepreneurship training schemes to encourage rural youth to start their own

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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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Mobile: Leading the digital transformation

The mobility revolution is already underway; organisations would be hiding from it or ignoring it at their own peril

Walmart joins the loyalty landscape

I think everyone in retail circles sat up and took notice in June when Walmart announced the national launch of Savings Catcher, its first foray ...

Google shopping campaigns

Did you know product listing ads (PLAs) attract 34 per cent more clicks than regular ads? It's no secret PLAs have become a huge revenue source ...

Building an all-star team

How can a company increase its proportion of top talent? Avoiding headhunters is a good way to start, says a recent Bain & Company report. ...

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INSEAD new exec education programme for India

Programme will enable foreign businesses entering India to be operational and competitive from day one

Coromandel extends finance support to local school

Coromandel and IIM-A Alumni Association to contribute Rs 3.5 cr each to school's corpus

India's first virtual tech university taking shape

Seven IITs, Indian Institute of Science team up for the project

Symbiosis to set up Rs 300-cr health sciences park

The park will also have a charitable hospital with a 200-bed capacity

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Shyamal Majumdar

Shyamal Majumdar: In defence of Indra Nooyi
Shyamal Majumdar

There is no guarantee that a stay-at-home mom would 'have it all'

Kanika Datta

Kanika Datta: The twain shall meet
Kanika Datta

If the expected flood of foreign investment actually does flow in, the Bharatiya Janata Party may find it a problem to define exactly what 'our ...

Madhukar Sabnavis

Madhukar Sabnavis: Consumer protected
Madhukar Sabnavis

Big advertisers are soft targets

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Skill India: More course options for traditional jobs on anvil

As may as 40 centres across 15 states offer skill courses in masonry and carpentry alone

Gender pay gap in IT sector is 29%

Strong need to create equal opportunities for all employees and specially women: NASSCOM President

1630 IITians can create Rs 16,000 cr of economic value: Goenka

The head of automotive & farm equipment sector of M&M was addressing students who graduated from IIT Madras this year

Online hiring up 17% in June:

This registers the 6th month of expansion in a row

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WHO KIDNAPPED EXCELLENCE? WHAT STOPPED US FROM GIVING AND BEING OUR BESTby Harry Paul, John Britt, Ed Jent* Published byCollins Business* ...

Book Extract: What employees really want

Smart managers recognise their employees as fully mindful human beings who care about doing a good job instead of seeing them as lesser minds ...

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Book Extract: Motivational issues: finding the right mix

Motivating engineers to work at a company whose value comes from inventions is different from motivating people to work for a consumer products ...

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The Strategist Quiz (#367)

To eliminate the use of hazardous chemicals in the creation of its products by 2020, this company has created an enormous database of materials ...

Answers to the Strategist quiz (#366)

9.15 Fair Play is the name of the vanishing Magic spray used recently in the Football world cup. It was invented by a former amateur player from ...

The Strategist Quiz (#366)

This product was initially called Spuni but later after its founder got a partner to refine the product, it was renamed to 9.15 Fair Play. Name ...

Answers to last week's quiz (#365)

Condoms. These facts were published in a report in International perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health: Evidence from India. Cadbury's ...

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