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IIMs on a warpath with ministry on draft Bill

IIM-A joins peers in Bengaluru, Lucknow; says freedom of board under threat

Gaya, Nagpur among 6 new IIMs

According to a government press release, the IIMs will start functioning from temporary campuses and shift to their permanent locations after ...

IIM at Sambalpur

Admission from this year with 140 seats

Govt okays setting up of 6 new IIMs

The new IIMs will be located at Visakhapatnam, Bodh Gaya, Sirmaur, Nagpur, Sambalpur and Amritsar

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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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Making programmatic work

Programmatic buying offers advertisers transparency and pinpoint accuracy to reach more users. So why are they hesitating?

I don't believe in flash sales: Arvind R Vohra

Interview with Country CEO & MD, Gionee India

On a secure footing

CP Plus' new campaign marks its foray into the home segment, breaking the perception that video surveillance is meant for large establishments

Salary increase in India among the highest in APAC this year

India is among the front-runners with a 10.8 per cent average salary increase this year, ahead of countries like Indonesia at 9.5 per cent, ...

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IIPM to shut down all campuses October onwards

It plans to operate only in Delhi as a research and knowledge sharing institution

HRD Ministry may tweak IIM bill, water down Centre's powers

A meeting with the heads of IIMs could also be called for consultations, sources said

Decoding the IIM controversy

The Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) are up in arms against the human resource development (HRD) ministry about the draft IIM Bill 2015, ...

Government should oversee, not micro manage: IIM-A

AM Naik says autonomy of the institute would be compromised if the bill is implemented in current form and shape

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Kanika Datta

Kanika Datta: Written down value
Kanika Datta

Are you or your colleagues and/or employees horses or donkeys? Mice or a dwarfs (or Little People, to use the politically correct term)? ...

Indrajit Gupta

Indrajit Gupta: Why it pays to be a flexible employer
Indrajit Gupta

I am currently part of a six-member multi-disciplinary team, which is working on an online design thinking course started by Ideo.org. We're ...

Shyamal Majumdar

Shyamal Majumdar: The human side to the Maggi crisis
Shyamal Majumdar

Nestle's delay in talking to employees shows how companies often forget that the HR can also walk you through troubles

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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%

CFA exam registration in India jumps by 38% in June 2015

With 12,820 registrations, India has the third largest number of exam takers for this year's cycle

Demand for MBAs among employees sees big jump: GMAC

"Students of any undergraduate background would do well to consider taking a graduate management degree"

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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 ...

Book Extract: Knowledge organisation: Getting the DNA right

Creating a culture where knowledge is at the heart of everything requires intelligent selection, leadership commitment and leading by example

Book Extract: Looking for monopoly profits

The overwhelming importance of future profit is counterintuitive. For a company to be valuable it must grow and endure, but many entrepreneurs ...

Book Extract: Alignment of thinking

Challenging the boss, challenging the system and challenging the fabric of the organisation do little to further one's career

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The Strategist Quiz (#415)

The company founded by this person has been valued at $19 billion and attracts 200 million daily users. He designed the logo for his company's ...

Answers to the Strategist Quiz (#414)

Kenny G one of the earliest investors of Starbucks. It claims to have suggested the Frappuccino to Starbucks. The coffee bar Coffee connection ...

The Strategist Quiz (#414)

A very famous saxophone star and Grammy award winner, who was one of this company's early investors, claims to have inspired the frozen ...

Answers to last week's quiz (#413)

Reese Witherspoon graced the stage for Walmart's annual meeting recently. She was the meeting's incredibly perky host who appeared in videos ...

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