The rise of the individual entrepreneur Some weeks back, while chatting with my son’s friends (all in their mid-20s), I got around to asking what they were doing (typical father question :))! At some point, it hit me that none of these... Read More.
Europe had its warmest August on record this year. The media has been swamped with stories about hurricanes, wild fires, floods and earthquakes across the globe. As I write this, Hurricane Florence and Typhoon Mangkhut are wreaking ravage in Asia... Read More.
The recent ban on the sale and purchase of cattle from animal markets for slaughter by the union government might resonate with many Indians. However, it will have a considerable impact on India’s economy and the livelihoods of millions of... Read More.
Every major technology shift has led to job losses, and sometimes destruction of entire industries or professions. Though new jobs are created and productivity may improve, there is severe pain for the losers. Today, faced with a plethora of automation technologies... Read More.
A guest blog by Mark Skoskiewicz Using strategies is the key to success in all walks of life. But, like the term “thinking outside the box,” many people may get the gist of what it probably means to “be strategic,” but... Read More.
Like most other businesses I face peaks and troughs in my work-cycle. In addition there are core and non-core responsibilities. Again like most business managers, I put in considerable effort in balancing my core and non-core work during the ups... Read More.
Similar to all other spheres of life, 'Effective Communication' is imperative for doing efficient and efficacious outsourced research. Yet during my decade-long experience in this field, I have witnessed projects falling apart, man-hours wasted and relations go sour only because... Read More.
Client needed to design promotional campaigns in multiple geographies Our client, an advertising firm, wanted to align the advertising campaign of a leading manufacturer of ingredients of automotive lubricants to the advertising done by their key customers (lubricant manufacturers), and their... Read More.
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_row_inner row_type="row" use_as_box="" type="full_width" anchor="" text_align="left" background_color="" background_image="" section_height="" border_color="" row_negative_margin="" side_padding="" padding_top="" padding_bottom="" more_button_label="" less_button_label="" button_position="" color="" css_animation="" transition_delay=""][vc_column_inner el_class="" width="1/1"][vc_column_text]The report covers fiscal years 2014 through 2019. Heat and eat foods are products which are merely meant to... Read More.
Competitive advantage stems from multiple sources. It could be brand, technology or patents, a natural monopoly, access to rare (or cheap) resources or a combination of several factors. Sustaining above normal growth and profitability requires companies to constantly enhance their... Read More.