Global Tilt: Leading Your Business through the Great Economic Power Shift

By Ram Charan, Random House, 2013 The global tilt is nothing less than an irreversible shift of economic power— jobs, wealth, and market opportunities— from a small part of the…

True Story: How to Combine Story and Action to Transform Your Business

By Ty Montague, Harvard Business Press Books, 2013 Is your company a storyteller–or a storydoer? The old way to market a business was storytelling. But in today’s world, simply communicating…

Think Like Zuck: The Five Business Secrets of Facebook's Improbably Brilliant CEO

By Ekaterina Walter, Tata McGraw-Hill Education, 2013 If Facebook were a country, it would be the third largest in the world. Facebook accounts for one of every seven minutes spent…

Market Myopia: Blame the SWOT!

by Verne Harnish We’ve observed for decades how market-leading firms eventually fall behind startups because they just couldn’t see the future, in what Harvard Business School Professor Clayton Christenson labeled…

The Making of a Good executive

Dr. Sanjay Mode, Senior Dean, Lovely Professional University, on best practices during the build up to a successful career and after Recruiters are known to seek good management graduates for…

Making Learning Simple

In India, a skill certificate today from a credible agency is more valuable than a degree certificate from a university for a lot of people. It is also a passport…

Social CRM – Unplugged and People Centric!

By Ranganath Iyengar CRM had humble beginnings with activities like database marketing for tracking sales transactions to customers. CRM then evolved into serving needs of Marketing and Customer Service teams…

Entrepreneur + Leader = Good Businessman

Excerpts from Gen. Ray’s talk at the launch of SUSHIL MANTRI – Big Bets, Big Rewards In my eyes, Sushil Mantri (one of the four promoters of Indus Trust and…