How important is not to “play safe in life” ?

Company room :

Melinda and Gates planned to launch its own specialised ‘Chinese Silk’ to enter the apparel industry. It has once again heated the environment of the company as people are divided over the opinion. Some want to invest in a patented technology so that fresh and new business opportunities open up. While other wants to invest in an existing market. CEO Taylor and VP of R&D Stelena are already divided over the issue of launching. If the company invests in existing technology patents will get expensive to defend and soon our company too would be in a price war with copycats. Stelena mentioned it would be tough to manage in a market where we don’t have a partner. But it is a battle one should fight. And this fight would not get restricted to the company’s walls but in new markets too, where our competitors are present and are well aware of our weaknesses. They might defeat us but what will be the cost of it? If we work efficiently and timely we can make more out of our investment. Taylor paused and stood, to leave the meeting room while confronting the fact that we can’t throw our stakeholder’s money in a flowing river just to try something new. Taylor wants Stelena to give him a more detailed report of why she thinks other ways are more opportunistic? Stelena’s character is unbiased and more deep seated.

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Value chain development key for job option

Symbiotic relationship between value chain and job option

There exists a complementary relationship between creating value and providing jobs. Company generates value when it uses its resources to offer something valuable to its customers. When business expands, work load increases which provides opportunity to skilled and semiskilled workers.

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Being overqualified for employment

Employers look for candidates who are a good match for the job and if your qualifications show you are overqualified you may  not be considered for the role. This will be a more frequent occurring post Covid-19 era which has witnessed millions of job losses due to uncontrollable reasons of the socio economic calamities across economies. But research say’s don’t just reject them, instead analyse it more carefully.

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New Jersey chocolate dreams are melting away.

New Jersey’s chocolate company Mars flourishes the best cocoa beans of the world. It charges 25% more for its best ingredients bought from Zurich and Switzerland. Now the company is trying to make its own chocolate brand. But so far they are unsuccessful. Pralines from Belgium and Artisanal chocolate are in the same price range of Mars still people are not ready to buy Mars chocolate. This is because Mars is from New Jersey not from Belgium, Zurich or Switzerland.

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Brain to Brain Synchronization

Research  

Our everyday lives are filled with social interaction, which involves face to face communication, where one speaks, and other listens. However the important mechanism involved in communication is the neural mechanism, which lets the listener copy the speaker’s mind, which results in good communication.

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MODIFICATION NEEDED AT C- LEVEL

INTRODUCTION:

Brenda Norris, CEO of Brascan corp, a manufacturing company in Dachigam, gets shocked after reading in the newspaper that her company lost a contract to Royal Dutch shell. Without wasting a minute she called her secretary Pedro Lee (COO)  and Cole Fletcher (CFO) quickly. This was not a normal loss and she needs complete detail about the loss. With Norris as CEO, Brascan has achieved great heights in America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Key feature of their success is low cost manufacturing, even if the market is new. Brascan has procured an R & D department and brought new offers to the market. Norris has even ventured into corporate Jet.

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Management: Yesterday &Today

Purpose of managers changes in every era. In the 90’s managers meant who could solve problems and provide solutions. But the question arises: for whom ? what is the purpose? By the end of the 90th century managers’ role had changed, it was now to enhance a company’s shareholder value, accomplish company’s owner goals. Arianna Huffington, Winston Churchil, Martha Stewart are big names in the management field, yet on the monetary basis they are unsatisfactory.

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CORPORATE GOVERNANCE : NEED OF THE HOUR

INTRODUCTION

Creditors and other stakeholders of troubled companies allege that members of the companies, board of directors and senior management have engaged in problematic corporate governance practices. To solve the issue of governance in financial institutions several reforms  have been made in the start of the 21st century, yet just after a few years cases of insolvency grabbed the attention. So the question arises, what might have gone wrong. Why were reforms made so effective? It might be possible that through reforms they just had added a few more laws and policies without improving the working process of boards and members of the company.

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Exploring media platform

The use of social media in the last one decade has seen a huge up rise irrespective of age and gender. Social media platforms such as facebook, whatsapp, youtube twitter, they provide a great platform to interact globally. One can use social media to follow others, one who is more informative, provides more insights and more importantly similar interests. Companies are using these social platforms to build their reputation in the eyes of people and to defend themselves when required.

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