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    Thermax CEO MS Unnikrishnan on dealing with economic slowdowns

    Thermax is a player in an unpredictable sector but CEO MS Unnikrishnan manages that by keeping a hawk-eye on cash flows

    December 11, 2019
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    Aditya Birla Group's D Shivakumar on dealing with economic slowdowns

    He has seen various crises in his years working in companies such as PepsiCo, Nokia, and HUL. He believes a slowdown is when you draw your teams closer and go shopping for bargain buys

    December 09, 2019
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    Vineet Nayar | Sampark Foundation | Dealing with disruption

    Vineet Nayar, founder and chairman of Sampark Foundation and former CEO of HCL Technologies, believes in taking wild chances

    December 04, 2019
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    Hardeep Singh Puri | Urban Affairs & Housing and Aviation Minister

    Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri was doubtful if times are as dark as they are said to be, though he added that the present hardship comes from “unproductive competition” 

    December 04, 2019
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    V Vaidyanathan, IDFC First Bank CEO, on economic slowdown

    Making provisions for unforeseen hiccups comes naturally to V Vaidyanathan, CEO of IDFC First Bank, who believes things are set to get exceedingly better

    December 04, 2019
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    Nitin Gadkari on how to get growth back

    Road Transport and Highways and MSME minister Nitin Gadkari agrees that there is a crisis but insists that India Inc can best it

    December 04, 2019
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    Former Maruti Suzuki CEO Jagdish Khattar on dealing with economic slowdown

    As the CEO of Maruti Suzuki, Jagdish Khattar dealt with several challenging situations by building strong relationships with his team and ecosystem partners, and keeping his ear to the ground

    December 10, 2019
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    Former HUL and Tata Sons Director R Gopalakrishnan on dealing with a slowdown

    To make the best of a slowdown, you have to innovate bravely and set goals realistically, believes R Gopalakrishnan, former director of HUL and Tata Sons

    December 10, 2019
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    Looking at the glass half full amidst an economic slowdown

    Indian business leaders who have braved many a slowdown and emerged stronger share their lessons on why one should 'Never Waste A Slowdown'

    N Mahalakshmi - December 05, 2019
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    M&M MD Pawan Goenka on dealing with economic slowdowns

    Pawan Goenka, MD of Mahindra & Mahindra, talks to Outlook Business on the necessity of investing in the company even during a slowdown

    December 10, 2019