World News | Matt McFarland, The Washington Post | Saturday April 23, 2016
A new book on the Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba has revealed that founder Jack Ma insisted that his first employees reside only minutes from work.
Thomson Reuters | Thursday April 21, 2016
Half of women sitting on corporate boards of directors around the world support quota systems to fix stubborn gender imbalances in the boardroom, but less than 10 per cent of their male colleagues agree, said a study released this week.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 6, 2016
Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL) has been ranked as the top employer of choice across sectors and functions for the 2016 graduating batch of business school students for the fifth year in a row, a survey by Nielsen found.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 5, 2016
Infosys founder N R Narayana Murthy was conferred the ISB Honorary Distinguished Fellowship on Tuesday.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 27, 2016
An India-born academician has been named by the UN Human Rights Council as an adviser to one of its working group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 27, 2016
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's address to students at the Sydney campus of a leading business school will shed light on Indian government's recent initiatives and its impact on global economy, the president of the school said.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Friday March 25, 2016
An Indian-origin former faculty member at a US business school has been sentenced to over three years in prison and ordered to pay whopping USD 540,000 in restitution for defrauding his clients by using investor money to finance his personal expenses.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday March 24, 2016
The Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM-A), the country's premier business school, on Wednesday announced a fee hike of Rs.1 lakh for its two-year Post Graduate Programme effective from the 2016-18 batch.
Press Trust of India | Thursday March 3, 2016
The Indian School of Business (ISB) today reported a 10 per cent rise in the number of offers made to the 2016 batch of its flagship post graduate programme in management.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 8, 2016
To strengthen the aviation sector in Gujarat, the state government has planned to set up the country's first-ever Aviation Park here having a slew of facilities including an airstrip, training school, helipad and space for setting up small manufacturing units among others.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 13, 2016
PepsiCo's India-born CEO Indra Nooyi has become the biggest alumni donor and the first woman to endow deanship at a top business school, after she gifted an undisclosed amount to prestigious Yale school of management.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 5, 2016
Forty five Indians and Indian- origin people have made it to Forbes' annual list of achievers in the US under the age of 30 who are "changing the rules of the game or creating entirely new playbooks" across varied fields.
Offbeat | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 30, 2015
It's that time of year again, when many of us will plan, and fail, to stick to our New Year's resolutions. But now a team of researchers have found a way to influence behavior, and encourage yourself or others to keep those resolutions.
Offbeat | Agence France-Presse | Thursday December 24, 2015
Wearable tech and fitness apps tracks are not only supposed to help us track progress, but also motivate us to get moving, run faster, and walk further. But according to a new US study, tracking our activities could be having the opposite effect.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday December 17, 2015
India needs to balance its growing energy needs to sustain a growth rate of over 8 per cent in the next two decades with the preservation of the environment, President Pranab Mukherjee said in New Delhi on Thursday.
World News | Ariana Eunjung Cha, The Washington Post | Wednesday December 16, 2015
In a provocative new Harvard Business School working paper, researchers Michael Housman and Dylan Minor crunched data from 50,000 employees at 11 companies to come up with what may be the world's most detailed personality profile of a "toxic worker."
Health | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 10, 2015
The increasing use of plus-sized models in advertising campaigns may be contributing to growing rates of obesity, a new study suggests.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 8, 2015
Lavish meals loaded with booze have long been a mainstay of Chinese politics and business for centuries, but for many they are more a source of anxiety than joy.
Press Trust of India | Monday December 7, 2015
Genpact said it plans to conduct these sessions through its own subject matter experts and training partners providing both theoretical and practical experience.
World News | Monday November 16, 2015
Jean Kennedy has a BS in biology and a master's in special education. Now, she's trying to decide what to do with her third degree: a certificate of achievement from Oaksterdam University, the Harvard Business School of marijuana.
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 10, 2015
Do you stop in your tracks if a black cat crosses your path? Researchers have explained why even smart, educated, emotionally stable adults believe in superstitions that they recognise are unreasonable.
Press Trust of India | Saturday November 7, 2015
Ms Kidwai, an MBA from Harvard Business School(HBS), has received the Padma Shri Award in 2007 for her contribution to trade and industry.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 1, 2015
NITI Aayog has invited comments on recommendations of the expert committee on innovation and entrepreneurship under the Atal Innovation Mission by November 28.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday October 30, 2015
Chinese President Xi Jinping's brother-in-law owned shares in a firm controlled by the country's richest man Wang Jianlin, the businessman confirmed after allegations that political connections helped Wanda Group grow.
Associated Press | Wednesday October 28, 2015
The plan unveiled Tuesday for the business software maker to complete the 64,000-square-foot school by August 2017.
Offbeat | Jena McGregor, The Washington Post | Tuesday October 27, 2015
Business school professors have a knack for finding some pretty bizarre links between the personal lives of CEOs and the professional results at the companies they run.
Press Trust of India | Monday October 19, 2015
An Indian-origin business school has been rated among the world's top 100 MBA institutions this year, according to a study.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 7, 2015
An Indian-owned business school in Australia is exploring opportunities for setting up more campuses in other countries, a senior executive said today.
World News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 7, 2015
People retweet intensely as they surf the internet in the morning while the number of retweets drops as the day progresses, but a slight uptick is seen at 5 pm during weekdays, researchers has found.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 8, 2015
India-born academician Sunil Kumar has been re-appointed as dean of the University of Chicago's premier business school for a second five-year term, recognising his 'energetic leadership'.