It is now clear that we’re seeing the worst health and economic crisis, ever. Entire countries are shut, businesses cannot function, unemployment is rising dramatically, value chains have been wrecked… and worst of all - there is no end in... Read More.
[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]OBJECTIVE A fund management firm had invested in online businesses across a selection of sunrise sectors, such as online classifieds, recruitment, real estate… They required a deeper understanding of these sectors to help them decide whether or not they should... Read More.
[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]OBJECTIVE Tata Trusts - a philanthropic organisation that provides grants under their book development programme to publish new content in different languages for children in India - wanted to establish if their grant money was appropriately utilised by their publishing... Read More.
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.