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Thursday, November 29, 2012

Book Peek - November 29, 2012 - Contents



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Contents of Book Peek – November 29, 2012

Reviews
1)      ‘The Resurgence of Satyam: The global IT giant’ by Zafar Anjum - Landmark
2)      ‘How to Outwit Aristotle: And 34 other really interesting uses of philosophy’ by Peter Cave
3)      ‘Uncommon Ground: Dialogues between business and social leaders’ by Rohini Nilekani
4)      ‘How Leaders Speak: Essential rules for engaging and inspiring others’ by Jim Gray
5)      ‘The $10 Trillion Prize: Captivating the newly affluent in China and India’ by Michael J. Silverstein, Abheek Singhi, Carol Liao, David Michael
6)      ‘Third Man in Havana: Finding the heart of cricket in the world’s most unlikely places’ by Tom Rodwell

Video links
2) Wayne A. Pacelle, President and Chief Executive Officer, Humane Society of the United States (HSUS), author of ‘The Bond: Our Kinship with Animals, Our Call to Defend Them’

Information
New arrivals - Konark, Harper, Sage

Short snatches
1)      ‘Breaking the Bow: Speculative fiction inspired by the Ramayana’ Ed: Anil Menon, Vandana Singh
2)      ‘Dial M for Murdoch: News Corporation and the corruption of Britain’ by Tom Watson, Martin Hickman
3)      ‘Everyday Enlightenment: Walking the path to happiness in the modern world’ by Gyalwang Drukpa
4)      ‘Rammohun Roy: A critical biography’ by Amiya P. Sen
5)      ‘The Etymologicon: A circular stroll through the hidden connections of the English language’ by Mark Forsyth
6)      ‘How to Live Forever: And 34 other really interesting uses of science’ by Alok Jha


Book Peek - November 29, 2012 - Contents

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Pitstop4Performers - November 25, 2012 - Contents, Preview



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Contents of the issue dated November 25, 2012
The Carz story
Maveric press briefing
Hi I’m Shrawan: Three reasons to buy Chevrolet Sail UVA
P. Balendran, Vice President (corporate affairs), General Motors India
Chevrolet Sail UVA launch in Chennai
Expert’s view about Chevrolet Sail UVA
Dolphin tour, Goa
Bom Basilica, Goa
Team Citrus, Goa

60 Secs Chief
a) Yeshasvini Ramaswamy, MD, e2e People Practices and Chief anchor, JGi iDEA Program
b) Rohit Gadia, CEO, CapitalVia Global Research Ltd



Pitstop4Performers - November 25, 2012 - Contents, Preview

Business Advisor - November 25, 2012 - Contents, Preview



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Contents of Business Advisor issue dated November 25, 2012
Bring in inheritance tax - T. N. Pandey
Video links: T. N. Pandey
Story of Warana Bazar - Dr B. Yerram Raju
Service tax on director’s services - Dr Sanjiv Agarwal
Popularity of commerce course - Dr P. R. Ramakrishnan (Video)
Minimum 25% public shareholding – investors are scapegoats - Dr S. Chandrasekaran
Rehabilitation of sick SMEs - R. Venkatakrishnan
Chennai, an international healthcare destination - Dr Mukesh Hariawala
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR): Business leaders’ views
R. Mukundan, Managing Director, Tata Chemicals Ltd
Ashok Ranka, MD, Ranka Steels
Radha Goenka, Akshar, RPG Foundation
Case laws update - V. K. Subramani
Information – Service tax, Income-tax

List of contributors to this issue
T. N. Pandey, Former Chairman, Central Board of Direct Taxes
Dr B. Yerram Raju, Regional Director, PRMIA-Hyderabad
Dr Sanjiv Agarwal, Partner, Agarwal Sanjiv & Company, Jaipur
Dr P. R. Ramakrishnan, Professor & HOD, Dept of Commerce, RKM Vivekananda College, Chennai
Dr S. Chandrasekaran, Senior Partner, Chandrasekaran Associates, Delhi
R. Venkatakrishnan, Director, Value Added Corporate Services P Ltd, Chennai
Bimbadhar Mishra, Senior Manager at Andhra Bank, Hyderabad
Dr Mukesh Hariawala, Cardiac Surgeon & Healthcare Economist, Harvard Medical School Affiliated Hospitals, Boston, USA
R. Mukundan, Managing Director, Tata Chemicals Ltd
Ashok Ranka, MD, Ranka Steels
Radha Goenka, Akshar, RPG Foundation
V. K. Subramani, Chartered Accountant, Erode


Business Advisor - November 25, 2012 - Contents, Preview

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Book Peek - November 22, 2012 - Contents



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Contents of Book Peek - November 22, 2012

Reviews
1)      ‘The Thinking Life: How to thrive in the age of distraction’ by P. M. Forni (Pan Macmillan)
2)      ‘Media, Communication and Development: Three approaches’ by Linje Manyozo – Sage
3)      ‘The world of Fatwas or the Shariah in action’ by Arun Shourie – Harper
4)      ‘The Rich Investor: How to avoid common investing mistakes and build wealth’ by Arjun Parthasarathy – Vision

Video links
1)      R. Raghavendra Ravi, Consultant, Chennai, on ‘What Management Is’ by Joan Magretta
2)      Launch of ‘India Becoming: A portrait of life in Modern India’ by Akash Kapur (Penguin)

Information
1)      Srividhya Ragavan, Professor of Law, University of Oklahoma College of Law, author of ‘Patents and Trade Disparities in Developing Countries’ (OUP)
2)      ‘Anthropology and Development: Culture, Morality and Politics in a Globalised World’ by Emma Crewe and Richard Axelby, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London (CUP)

Short snatches
1)      ‘The Resurgence of Satyam: The global IT giant’ by Zafar Anjum - Landmark
2)      ‘How to Outwit Aristotle: And 34 other really interesting uses of philosophy’ by Peter Cave
3)      ‘Uncommon Ground: Dialogues between business and social leaders’ by Rohini Nilekani
4)      ‘How Leaders Speak: Essential rules for engaging and inspiring others’ by Jim Gray
5)      ‘The $10 Trillion Prize: Captivating the newly affluent in China and India’ by Michael J. Silverstein, Abheek Singhi, Carol Liao, David Michael
6)      ‘Third Man in Havana: Finding the heart of cricket in the world’s most unlikely places’ by Tom Rodwell
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Book Peek - November 22, 2012 - Contents

Sunday, November 11, 2012

Business Advisor - November 10, 2012 - Preview, contents



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Contents
1)      Corporate gifts: Bad governance - Dr S. Chandrasekaran
2)      Negotiating with a banker - Dr B. Yerram Raju
3)      Reforms and roadblocks - Bimbadhar Mishra
4)      Markets endorse reforms - Dr Sanjiv Agarwal
5)      March of the digerati - GBS Bindra
6)      Education abroad: Forex implications - G. Karthikeyan
7)      FDI in retail – Interview with Sriram Sridharan
8)      FDI in retail – Business leaders’ views
9)      Case laws update – V. K. Subramani
10)  Queries, Information

List of contributors to this issue
Bimbadhar Mishra, Senior Manager, Andhra Bank, Hyderabad
Dr B. Yerram Raju, Regional Director, PRMIA, Hyderabad
Dr Sanjiv Agarwal, Partner, Agarwal Sanjiv & Company, Jaipur
G. Karthikeyan, Chartered Accountant, Coimbatore
V. K. Subramani, Chartered Accountant, Erode
Dr S. Chandrasekaran, Senior Partner, Chandrasekaran Associates, Delhi
GBS Bindra, Chief Innovation Officer, Logica Plc
Sriram Sridharan, Co-founder of Gormei Market
Esther Lennaerts, CEO, Pressto Dry Cleaning & Laundry Pvt Ltd
Sachiin Joshi, CMD, Viiking Ventures Pvt. Ltd
Somanth Pal, CEO, Citrus Check Inns
Mohan Mahajan, Founder Partner, Mahajan & Aibara
K. Vaitheeswaran, Founder & CEO, Indiaplaza.com
Bijay Agarwal, Managing Director, Salarpuria Sattva


Business Advisor - November 10, 2012 - Preview, contents

Thursday, November 8, 2012

Pitstop4Performers - November 10, 2012 - Contents



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Pitstop4Performers – November 10, 2012 - Contents

  • The UniverCell story
  • Maddy media
  • FDI in retail
People featured in this issue
  • D. Sathish Babu
  • Mahadevan Jayaram
  • Sriram Sridharan
  • T. R. Venkatesh, Radha Srinivasan, Sriharish Padmanabhan, Hima Anugula, Karthik Gopalan
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Pitstop4Performers - November 10, 2012 - Contents

Book Peek - November 15, 2012 - Contents



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Contents of Book Peek - November 15, 2012

Reviews
1)      ‘Impatient Optimist: Bill Gates in his own words’ - Edited by Lisa Rogak (Harper)
2)      ‘Swaraj’ by Arvind Kejriwal (Harper)
3)      ‘Muslims in Indian Cities: Trajectories of marginalisation’ - Edited by Laurent Gayer & Christophe Jaffrelot (Harper)
4)      ‘My Decade in the Premier League’ by Wayne Rooney (Harper)

Video links
Rajesh Setty, Author, 'Upbeat', US (www.rajeshshetty.com)  

Short snatches
1)      ‘The Thinking Life: How to thrive in the age of distraction’ by P. M. Forni (Pan Macmillan)
2)      ‘Media, Communication and Development: Three approaches’ by Linje Manyozo – Sage
3)      ‘The world of Fatwas or the Shariah in action’ by Arun Shourie – Harper
4)      ‘The Rich Investor: How to avoid common investing mistakes and build wealth’ by Arjun Parthasarathy – Vision
5)      ‘But Ira Said’ by Shreya Mathur – Harper
6)      ‘Tso and La: A journey in Ladakh’ by Vikramajit Ram – Harper
7)      ‘Pantheon’ by Sam Bourne - Harper

Plus: Readers’ Reads, and nuggets from forthcoming book, ‘The Wisdom of Ants: A Short History of Economics’ by Shankar Jaganathan.


Book Peek - November 15, 2012 - Contents

Book Peek - November 8, 2012 - Contents



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Book Peek – November 8, 2012 - Contents

Reviews
1)      ‘US + Them: Tapping the positive power of difference’ by Todd L. Pittinsky – Harvard
2)      ‘Shaping Demand and Practices to Improve Family Health Outcomes: Designing a behaviour change communication strategy in India’ – Volume 1: Uttar Pradesh – Edited by M. E. Khan et al. – Sage
3)      ‘50 Best Business Ideas that Changed the World’ Edited by Ian Wallis - Jaico
4)      ‘Terrestrial Wireless Optical Communication’ by Devi Chadha – TMH

Video links
Chetan Bhagat, Author of ‘Revolution 2020’ at Polaris event (2011)

Short snatches
1)      ‘Incognito’ by Lata Gwalani - Frog Books
2)      ‘The School of Core Incompetence’ by R. Chandrasekar – Hachette
3)      ‘3 Lives in Search of Bliss’ by Srini Chandra
4)      ‘Impatient Optimist: Bill Gates in his own words’ - Edited by Lisa Rogak (Harper)
5)      ‘Swaraj’ by Arvind Kejriwal (Harper)
6)      ‘Muslims in Indian Cities: Trajectories of marginalisation’ - Edited by Laurent Gayer & Christophe Jaffrelot (Harper)
7)      ‘My Decade in the Premier League’ by Wayne Rooney (Harper)
Book Peek - November 8, 2012 - Contents

Friday, November 2, 2012

Book Peek - November 1, 2012 - Contents, Preview



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Book Peek – November 1, 2012 - Contents

Reviews
1)      ‘Designing Human Resource Management Systems: A leader’s guide’ by Jayant Mukherjee – Sage
2)      ‘Urban and Regional Planning in India: A handbook for professional practice’ by S. K. Kulshrestha – Sage
3)      ‘Great Game East: India, China and the struggle for Asia’s most volatile frontier’ by Bertil Lintner – Harper
4)      ‘The New Emerging Market Multinationals: Four strategies for disrupting markets and building brands’ by Amitava Chattopadhyay and Rajeev Batra – TMH
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Video links to interaction with Ahmed Faiyaz, author of ‘Love Life and All that Jazz...’
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Short snatches
1)      ‘US + Them: Tapping the positive power of difference’ by Todd L. Pittinsky – Harvard
2)      ‘Shaping Demand and Practices to Improve Family Health Outcomes: Designing a behaviour change communication strategy in India’ – Volume 1: Uttar Pradesh – Edited by M. E. Khan et al. – Sage
3)      ‘Culturematic’ by Grant McCracken - Landmark
4)      ‘The New Age Entrepreneurs’ from the Mint Business Series
5)      ‘50 Best Business Ideas that Changed the World’ Edited by Ian Wallis - Jaico
6)      ‘Terrestrial Wireless Optical Communication’ by Devi Chadha – TMH
7)      ‘All Business is Local’ by John A. Quelch and Katherine E. Jocz
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Book Peek - November 1, 2012 - Contents, Preview