What was the problem you were grappling with?
My biggest challenge during my first 90 days of becoming the Country Manager for India was shaping a playbook for the country with a bold vision. I firmly believed that India must be positioned as a strategic market. Therefore, it was crucial to ensure complete buy-in of the executive team and present a shared vision, channelising highly competent and aspiring engineering talent.
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Money, Can't Buy You Love. But It Can Certainly Fulfil The Desire For The Finer Things In Life
Money, they say, can’t buy you love. But it can certainly fulfil the desire for the finer things in life
How Reliance Brands Get Almost Every Well-Known Brand In Its Kitty And What's The Endgame?
Reliance Brands dominates the luxury business in India. How did it get almost every well-known brand in its kitty and what’s the endgame?
CANALI ON CANALI
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'I AM A STRONG BELIEVER IN CASH FLOWS'
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GOLD ON YOUR PLATE
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FIT FOR ROYALTY
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THE BUZZ RETURNS
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THE KING'S ADDRESS
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‘TO ACHIEVE MASTERY, ONE NEEDS TO PUT IN A LARGE AMOUNT OF TIME'
ARUN K. CHITTILAPPILLY, MANAGING DIRECTOR, WONDERLA HOLIDAYS
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THE GAME CHANGER
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Building Community Through Education
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Granny Chic Galore!
A homeowner’s holiday décor is an homage to Christmas at her grandma’s house.
INDIANA NOTIFYING 750K AFTER COVID-19 TRACING DATA ACCESSED
Indiana health officials said they are notifying nearly 750,000 state residents that a cybersecurity company “improperly accessed” their personal data from the state’s online COVID-19 contact tracing survey — a description the company disputed as a “falsehood.”
What is My Stereo's Gender?
Readers will recall, distressingly, that I have tried their patience on just about every topic that marginally relates to audio. LP grooves, CD bumps, flat response, boomy bass, warm recordings, cold binary bits—I have waxed philosophically on all of them. Which bring us to today’s audio topic: gender.
One of my closest friends in my hometown had a love marriage, which many considered to be a rebellious act against our small society.
Contentment - THE ART OF REMOVING AND CREATING HABITS
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Carlyle's Goyal Brings India Lessons to Infrastructure, Energy Investing
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Building a Work of Art
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Can Bollywood Survive Modi?
Its films have always celebrated a pluralistic India, making the industry—and its Muslim elite—a target of Hindu nationalists.