Varsha led the competitive intelligence practice at ValueNotes. As part of her drive to educate India Inc. on the merits of competitive intelligence, she often conducted webinars and seminars on CI for senior executives of Indian companies.
Most companies want to be and claim to be on the right side of the fine line that demarcates ethical CI from low life espionage. Only, different people and companies draw lines at different places. Let’s first distinguish between personal and... Read More.
It looks like this time next week, we will all be in the know about the results of the latest round of Patni stake sale attempts. India’s sixth largest software services exporter will see the emergence of a new investor... Read More.
Despite so much evidence to the contrary, our esteemed ministers remain ignorant about the positive effects of market forces. The latest example of this is the brouhaha (love the sound of that word) over domestic airfares. The Aviation Minister, Mr.... Read More.
A recent Investment Confidence Index survey report, released by JP Morgan and ValueNotes, brings out an interesting finding. According to the survey, Indian investors are wary of the climate change and perceive it as a negative indicator for the Indian... Read More.
The publishing industry has witnessed a drastic inclusion of digital offerings over the past year. In an earlier article ( ‘Digital Production: an opportunity for Providers ’ published on November 10, 2010), we had talked about the opportunity for providers... Read More.
Commented a respondent of our survey on ‘The Current State of Digital Content’. So, how are things shaping up for digital formats, does everyone in the publishing industry feel the same way? Read on. Changing the ‘format’ of content The publishing industry... Read More.
Recently while doing a study to gauge the investment attractiveness of certain Indian states for a global auto manufacturing company I realized that the biggest hurdle was that most of these states were facing a severe energy deficit. In fact... Read More.
All competitors have access to the similar data and information. But only a few of them are able to leverage it to ink success stories. While data constitutes fragments of information that are unconnected to each other or the environment, information... Read More.
On the 19th of November 2007, Amazon released its first generation Kindle – an event that shaped the digital market. Since then, large corporations such as Sony, Barnes and Noble, Google, and more recently Apple, have been giving the digital... Read More.
When India based biotechnology firm Biocon entered into an agreement with Pfizer recently, a lot of hype was generated on biosimilars being the next big cash cow for India. Biocon struck this deal to introduce biosimilar insulin products in India... Read More.