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Throwing good money after bad
The story of how the chase for high yield ended up hurting KKR India's debt portfolio

N Mahalakshmi

May the salesforce be with you

McKinsey experts say that it’s time to prioritise and become value-creators from being target-chasers, by unlocking salesforce productivity

Michael Viertler, Jaidit Brar, Harsh Chhaparia | JUL 15 , 2019

A bits and pieces Budget

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's inaugural budget is long on vision, sketchy on details

V Keshavdev | JUL 05 , 2019

Content Farming

OTT players are splurging on 'Originals' to stay ahead

N Mahalakshmi | MAR 18 , 2019

Wind beneath my wings

Outlook Business chronicles inspiring stories of women entrepreneurs and changemakers who 'conquered the world' with their persistence

N Mahalakshmi | MAR 04 , 2019

Moment Of Reckoning

The BJP is anxious as Congress hopes to cash in on rising anti-incumbency. And the allies are watching the game closely

N Mahalakshmi | FEB 18 , 2019

Think Different

Four lessons you missed in Fredrik Härén’s talk at #LeadingEdge2019 on creative innovation

Binjal Shah | FEB 07 , 2019

Poll vault

Narendra Modi’s last big delivery before the hustings could well swing the narrative back in his favour, but still won’t ensure a 2014 repeat

V Keshavdev | FEB 01 , 2019

‘Business outlook is, without exaggeration, extremely positive’

Minister Suresh Prabhu was enthusiastically optimistic on the future of the Indian economy, and even let slip a few jokes

Asha Menon | JAN 24 , 2019

The art of getting more

To persuade the toughest client or crack a challenging deal, take pointers from one of the best in the world

Asha Menon | JAN 18 , 2019

Laffer Curve

Capital First’s V Vaidyanathan says making tax structure for businesses progressive rather than flat will lead to rapid nation building

Binjal Shah | JAN 18 , 2019

Piyush Goyal’s ‘Vision 2022’ is basic amenities for every Indian

The minister said there can be no better aspiration, no better future to look forward to

Binjal Shah | JAN 17 , 2019

Politics of economic policy

Can India’s economic destiny ever be freed from political ideology and opportunism?  

Asha Menon | JAN 17 , 2019

"Timely execution and quick decision making hold the key to scaling up"

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari’s plain-speak at NPCC’s Foundation Day event was nothing short of a crash course in management

V Keshavdev | JAN 10 , 2019

Retail Done Right

Noel Tata's vision has been the singular force behind the spectacular success of Trent

N Mahalakshmi | JAN 04 , 2019

The MSME Conundrum

Is the RBI’s pre-emptive move for MSMEs an indication of hidden stress in the banking system?

V Keshavdev | JAN 03 , 2019

Are you serious with your New Year resolution?

When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don’t adjust the goals, adjust the action steps

Billy Paul Ebenezer | DEC 24 , 2018

Food for the Soul

In this indulgence-filled year-end special edition Outlook Business, celebrates three loves – food, fashion and travel – without apology

N Mahalakshmi | DEC 21 , 2018

Urjit Patel's impersonal exit

The government’s demand for transfer of Rs.360,000 crore from its reserves is Plan B for the failure of demonetisation

N Mahalakshmi | DEC 11 , 2018

Never say die

Outlook Business chronicles inspiring stories of women entrepreneurs who were not afraid to pursue their passion

N Mahalakshmi | DEC 10 , 2018

Get ready for the big Bitcoin renaissance

Silicon Valley icon Tim Draper on why he believes the cryptocurrency, riding on blockchain and big data, will radically transform the world that we live in

DEC 04 , 2018

Count me in

The Walmart-Flipkart deal was much-needed validation that Indian start-ups can scale and this has stoked the interest of global investors

N Mahalakshmi | NOV 29 , 2018

Been Here, Not Seen That

Whenever NBFCs failed in the past, the banking system was robust. That’s no longer the case and precisely why investors are edgy

N Mahalakshmi | OCT 25 , 2018

Soul Advantage

How ‘India’s Best NGOs to Work For’ draw the right talent by offering more than just a noble cause

Razeyeh Jalali | OCT 22 , 2018

Simply say, SHE ROCKS!

There is a sure-shot formula for companies to make workplaces inviting for women, And a few are already implementing this easy-to-replicate model. All you need is intent

Sandhya Ramesh | OCT 03 , 2018