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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

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

Newcastle University offers two scholarships

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

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Toyota tweaks Camry's design to counter Hyundai

In terms of traditional leader and traditional challenger actions, their positions have been switched

Nilgiri's to boost Future grocery plans

The expected acquisition to widen southern presence, even after likely rebranding

Packaging more important for brands in India

Packaging is more important to consumer satisfaction in developing countries than developed ones

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

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The road to the top

Big Bazaar and Tata Nano are trying to climb the value ladder, moving away from a price-based product proposition to own a more upmarket ...

Today, content discovery is driven through social channels: Nitin Mathur

Interview with senior director & head of marketing, Yahoo! India & South East Asia

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

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Xavier varsity rolls out bachelor programmes

Varasity was established after passing of a bill in state assembly to this effect last year

BSNL plans technical varsity

The PSU expects to approach AICTE as well as UGC for formal approval within next eight months

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 ...

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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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MBA still sought-after; non-MBA courses catching on: GMAC survey

The report from the Annual Prospective Students Survey showed specialised master's degree in business had gained favour with students in ...

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

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Free yourself from service distractions

Customer service is a value every employee of a corporation needs to own and it is one area where protocols are secondary, says a new book

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

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

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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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