In the real world, it is impossible to have perfect information on the competitive environment, although that is what everyone would ideally like to have. In order to stay ahead of the game, senior managers are required to take fast decisions.... Read More.
In recent weeks, we have been treated to a debate about how one defines an Indian company. The debate was sparked by a statement from the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), which said that ICICI Bank and HDFC... Read More.
Most organisations approach competitive intelligence in a fire-fighting mode. They watch their market share go down one quarter, and hope it just a one-off thing. After the trend persists in the second quarter, they start making noises internally and call... Read More.
The universe in which corporates work has transformed over the last decade. Starting with the ever improving technology, fast-paced globalization, the last couple of years of recession and evolving markets have had impact on even the most basic functions of... Read More.
ValueNotes recently completed a study (in association with EDGE Forum) focusing on trends in adoption of exam technology by Indian exam authorities. As part of this initiative by MeritTrac, ValueNotes interviewed 75 key decision makers, including vice chancellors, controllers of... Read More.
An article in the Mint (yesterday, 27 apr), highlighted the growing interest of fund managers in “clean energy” opportunities in India. The article quotes several investors, who provide reasons on why they think this is a “hot” sector. These range... Read More.