Tag Archives: management

When I Walked On Fire (Literally)

I am a business professional with keen interest in management development programs. I closely observe leadership patterns across corporates the world over and try to understand what makes successful leaders tick. A key leadership quality is to stay focused on … Continue reading

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Vanzara and the Line of Duty

To start with, a disclaimer. This post is not about politics. It’s about managerial thinking. I would deliberate on the peculiar case of Dahyaji Gobarji Vanzara, Gujarat’s “encounter specialist” and an Indian Police Service officer who is in jail on … Continue reading

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Corporate Life and Spiritualism

I am a management professional and have been taking keen interest in development programs. Regular readers of my blogs and my friends would recall the Firewalk that I undertook and learning I drew from it. I recently attended the 4-day … Continue reading

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Why Apple should set up manufacturing facilities in India

Apple recently launched its latest iPhone. However, no sooner did the new phone hit the market, reports than emerged of the phone carrying manufacturing defects. These reports were soon followed by news of a massive strike at the Foxconn factory i… Continue reading

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Microfinance At Crossroads : The Shifting Paradigm

Definition : Microfinance is the provision of financial services to low income clients who traditionally lack access to banking and related services. Objective : of this blog post is to understand in very simple terms how the Microfinance industry… Continue reading

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Brand Perception of Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin

Objective : of this blog post is to study in very simple terms how the three stalwarts of the social media space ??? Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin are perceived by a common user. Purpose : of carrying out this analysis is to debate whether there … Continue reading

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Strategic Position of Twitter in the Social Media Space

Twitter is an important player in the social media space today, as depicted below. At this juncture, it would be worthwhile to have a look at the strategic position of Twitter in the social media space. Let us use the Porter???s five-forces model to… Continue reading

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