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Jolt raises $14.1M for its ‘pay-monthly’ business school

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Jolt, an education startup that describes itself as an alternative to traditional MBA courses, has raised $14.1 million in Series A funding. The round is led by Balderton Capital, with participation from […]

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How the value of a business is eroded

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The generation divide and differences of opinion in a family-owned company may erode intrinsic worth There is a fundamental economic difference between ‘price’ and ‘value’. Just like commodities and goods, command a […]

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Leaders Need To Keep Business Focused On Human Purposes

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Earlier this week, far-reaching proposals for a shake-up of companies were published in Britain. They came not in the election manifesto of the Labour Party but in a report from a group […]

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Wipro to develop online business platform with Brazil’s financial services body

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Wipro has said it would develop an online platform, noomis, for the financial services industry in Brazil. The Bengaluru-based software services provider has tied up with Febraban, an industry body representing the […]

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Is WeWork A Good Business?

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The We Company recently released its IPO prospectus. And it proved to be a particularly interesting one to dissect. A brief disclaimer before we begin: let’s both agree that for practical purposes from hereon out […]

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What ease of doing business? Siddhartha’s suicide highlights the difficulties of being an entrepreneur in India

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It’s too early to pinpoint the exact causes that led to VG Siddhartha taking his own life. The letter written by the promoter of Coffee Day enterprises is confusing and raises a lot […]

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Govt plans to split GAIL’s gas pipeline business

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The government is considering to split state-run gas utility GAIL (India) Ltd by hiving off its pipeline business into a separate entity and selling it off to strategic investors, sources privy to […]

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India’s e-commerce rules regressive, not good for global business: Walmart to US government

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Walmart told the U.S. government privately in January that India’s new investment rules for e-commerce were regressive and had the potential to hurt trade ties, a company document seen by Reuters showed. […]

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