Responsible Finance India Report 2016: Client First: Tracking Social Performance Practices

Responsible Finance India Report is the sixth annual report that provides an account of developments in responsible finance and social performance in microfinance and financial inclusion in India. The report captures the…

Healing the World: Today’s Shamans as Difference Makers

A scientific approach without the ritualistic trappings of most books on shamanism. It is for business leaders, practitioners, or indeed any individual looking to make a difference. It draws from…

Is the Management Guru Business Dying?

Are business icons eclipsing the halo of famous management gurus? Do the rising sales of business biographies, both print and digital, and plummeting sales of business books support the above…

Jagdish Sheth’s Magic Mantra for $500b Indian IT by 2020

Prof. Jagadish Sheth is optimistic of the Indian information technology sector reaching $500 billion revenue by 2020 only if organizations become more marketing and customer centric. In a chat with…

Only Transcendent Leaders Can Bring About Real Change

Leadership vacuum in countries and in organizations has become a major cause for chaos and uncertainty these days. This is because they have been led largely by transactional leaders. A…

Building Leadership Pipeline Jindal Steel Style

Rajeev Bhadauria, Director, Group HR, Jindal Steel & Power Ltd., on the imperative to build leadership capacity at all levels of an organization Today, we don’t require programmed thinking managers;…

From Dusty Roads To Boardrooms

When Pradeep Kashyap invited marketers to attend his rural marketing seminar in 1995, in Delhi, only four people turned up and among them two left after lunch. Today, India’s rural…

Ready for BoP 3.0?

                                      Since the original publication of my article with C.K. Prahalad, “The…