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Semantic search

The path to success was pretty straightforward, but it was geared mostly towards "keyword" based searches

Coach in the pocket

There's an app for just about everything - from finding a restaurant, current news and weather, airline schedules to losing weight

IPL sponsors: Big names falling into place; e-tailers make debut

Perfetti Van Melle, Havells & Amazon come as on-air associates, talks with others on

IIMA's 9th PGPX batch inaugurated

Launched in 2006, till date nearly 646 students have graduated from PGPX

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The alignment gap problem

The alignment gap problem

Nearly half of all organisations today are not ready to execute new business strategies in response to rapid, transformational change. There ...

ETV gets a comeback script

Viacom18 is subjecting the regional entertainment brand to a string of revamps to scale the charts that feature Zee and Star as well

Battle for the bigger screen

Cinemark, the nation's No. 3 theatre chain, has been promoting the growth of its network of extra-large movie screens, and Imax

Flipkart's flip could flop

Game-changers like Google, Apple, Infosys and Amazon have one common thread, a peculiar trait they reflect - they are revolutionary not only in ...

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Set them free

Putting traditional company structures to one side, firms should recognise that all human resources available have a role to play in creating a ...

Criminal liability for faulty products

Product recall is the new reality for Indian manufacturing, especially the automobile industry

Shape up or ship out

The life insurance industry is working hard to shake off the image of being seen as just another tax saving tool

The future of everywhere TV

Live sports have always helped drive record-shattering TV viewing, and this year's Super Bowl was no different in that respect

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US remains top overseas education destination

Australia gains ground again; Canada and New Zealand plan to expand their reach in India

NZ to hold education road shows in India

India is New Zealand's fastest growing student market, and the country's international education promotion agency, Education New Zealand is ...

Newcastle University offers two scholarships

UK-based Newcastle University has announced two Newcastle University Indian Scholarship for undergraduate applicants. This includes £3,000 ...

ISB Hyderabad celebrates 13th graduation day

Nearly 766 students passed out of the class of PGMP 2014 and 61 students from the PGMP Max class of 2013

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Shyamal Majumdar

Shyamal Majumdar: Are you being psyched out?
Shyamal Majumdar

Psychometric tests can be useful, provided we know how to handle them

Ajit Balakrishnan

Ajit Balakrishnan: The acceptable frame
Ajit Balakrishnan

The research reputation of a business school is the central driver in the institution's long-term success

Madhukar Sabnavis

Madhukar Sabnavis: Nudging boundaries, seeding thoughts
Madhukar Sabnavis

Advertisements don't need to shake up viewers to drive change

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A'bad-based entrepreneur launches pharma jobs portal

The pharma sector in India has been an active recruiter, as many dub it as a recession-proof industry

IIT Roorkee gets 1,047 job offers through campus recruitment

Around 90% of the undergraduate students have got placed at the institute

Less than 11% of hotel management graduates are employable after college: study

The report by an employability solutions company highlights that females are more employable as compared to male graduates

Chhattisgarh keen to tie up with Australia on higher education

State govt has been making efforts to join the youths with the mainstream of the modern technology

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The Strategist top five

THE GOOD STRUGGLE: RESPONSIBLE LEADERSHIP IN AN UNFORGIVING WORLDby Joseph L Badaracco* Published by Harvard Business Review Press* Price: Rs ...

Book Extract: The five common entrepreneurial traps

If barriers to entry are low and you have nothing on which to sustain your initial advantage, stop before you start, says a new book

The Strategist top five

CENTERED LEADERSHIP: LEADING WITH PURPOSE, CLARITY AND IMPACTby Joanna Barsh & Johanne Lavoie* Published by Crown Business* Price: $26* ...

The digital Top 10

HOW TO MEASURE DIGITAL MARKETING: METRICS FOR ASSESSING IMPACT AND DESIGNING SUCCESSby Laurent Flores* Published by Palgrave Macmillan* A guide ...

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The Strategist Quiz (#352)

What is common to Professor Mohd. Yunus of Grameen Bank, Ratan Tata, Paul Polman of Unilever, Blake Mycoskie of TOM shoes, Ariana Huffington, Mo ...

Answers to last week's quiz (#351)

Lenovo uses Fu Pan, which means replaying the chess board or analysing the moves you have made so as to do better next time as a strategy tool. ...

The Strategist Quiz (#351)

1 This is a term borrowed from the game of chess in Chinese and translates to replaying the chess board or analysing the moves you have made so ...

Answers to the Strategist quiz (#350)

1 Digital Native. Marc Prensky coined the term digital native in an article titled 'On the Horizon' published in 2001. In the article, he ...

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