"Murder in a Minute" is #3 on Amazon India bestseller list in less than three weeks

Congratulations to our alumnus Shouvik Bhattacharya from the SPJIMR PGDM Class of 2016.
His maiden novel titled 'Murder in a Minute' climbs to the top of the best seller charts on Amazon India books barely three weeks after release. The suspense thriller has received a five star rating, seen rave reviews and...
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"Murder in a Minute" is 3 on Amazon India bestseller list in less than three weeks

Murder In A Minute

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A Big Congratulations to our alumnus Souvik Bhattacharya!

His first novel - Murder in a Minute, which was released on 29th May, has climbed to #3 in Amazon bestsellers in Crime, Thriller & Mystery category.

In Souvik’s words "I wanted to write since I was 19 and I had the plot of #MIAM ready. But, it was only after reaching SPJIMR, interacting with the brilliant and creative group of...
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A Big Congratulations to our alumnus Souvik Bhattacharya
Abhijeet Wankhade and Dr. Manasi Bavkar, alumni of SPJIMR's Grow Your Business(GYB) programme share their insights and experiences about the programme.

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GYB batch 20 commences on July 1, 2017. Register now at [ Spjimr.org Link ]
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Abhijeet Wankhade , GYB batch 18

Abhijeet Wankhade, Founder Dew Fine Laboratories, Nasik, attended the Grow Your Business program Batch 18. He shares his experiences at SPJIMR. GYB program i...

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The unusual class began with a simple quotation that captured the sentiment: “Not all classrooms have four walls”. Saying this, Dr. Renuka Kamath, Professor of Marketing, introduced Mr. Sundar Pujari, a paan shop owner who nervously took the teacher’s chair as he sat across some 80 MBA students.

What began was a hesitant conversation then quickly settled into an exchange of ideas between...
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SPJIMR inaugurated a new batch of its MBA-equivalent Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) programme on Monday, launching 243 participants on a two-year journey that is noted for its academic rigour, international exposure and experiential non-classroom learning.

“More than any other institute, we at SPJIMR believe in shaping the whole human being,” Dean Dr. Ranjan Banerjee said in his...
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SPJIMR inaugurated a new batch of its MBAequivalent Post Graduate Diploma in
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A welcome message by Professor and Chairperson - PGDM, Dr. Vasant Sivaraman:

"As you step foot on our campus, let me extend a warm welcome to each and every one of you.This is an important milestone in your career and I have no doubt this marks the start of what will hopefully be a joyous two year journey – full of learning along with a lot of excitement and fun. Let’s make this the best...
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A welcome message by Professor and Chairperson PGDM Dr Vasant Sivaraman:
A welcome message from the Dean, Dr. Ranjan Banerjee:

"SPJIMR is not just a B-school, it is not just a degree, it is not about placements or jobs. Here’s a life experience. I welcome you all...use this as an opportunity to enrich your life and enrich the community by your presence."
A welcome message from the Dean Dr Ranjan Banerjee:
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Hear what our MDP participants are saying about the customised in company Management Development Programme experience. #SPJIMR #ExecutiveEducation #MDP
Hear what our MDP participants are saying about the customised in company
See the latest issue of SPJIMR News at the following link.

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The issue has a special focus on SPJIMR's Business Academic Conclave(SBAC) which brought together 4CEOs, 50CXOs, leading faculty and academics on one theme 'Innovation'.
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SPJIMR News - March 2017

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Congratulations to Dr Tulsi Jayakumar.

Ivey has published her case study, titled '"Cooptex: Reinventing Itself” on the Tamilnadu State Handloom Co-operative which looks at the following:

- organizational failure and turnaround
- demand–supply dynamics in the handloom sector and the
organizational challenges posed by such dynamics
- turnaround strategies for public-sector organizations...
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Congratulations to our alumnus - Mr Girish Wagh (PGDM 1997) for being appointed as the 'Head of Commercial Vehicle Business Unit’ and a member of the 'Executive Committee (ExCom)' at TATA Motors.

At TATA Motors, he has played a crucial role in rolling out products like Tata Indica, Tata Nano and also headed the Tata Ace LCV project.

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Congratulations to our alumnus Mr Girish Wagh PGDM 1997 for being appointed

Girish Wagh to head Tata Motors' CV business - ET Auto

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GMP Batch 8 Inaugurated

SPJIMR’s Global Management Programme (GMP), today (Jun.12) inaugurated its largest batch, welcoming 72 new participants into the SPJIMR family. The GMP batch comprises participants from diverse backgrounds such as teachers, professors, entrepreneurs, advocates, consultants, managers, business analysts, and engineers with almost 40% consisting of women participants. ...
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GMP Batch 8 Inaugurated SPJIMRs Global Management Programme GMP today Jun12 inaugurated
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For larger business families, when should the family members (not) be in the family business?

Prof Rajiv Agarwal gives insights to addressing this tricky question, in this BusinessWorld article:

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For larger business families when should the family members not be in the family business

Asian Paints' Jalaj Dani Resigns After 18 Years

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"How should one bring up kids in the midst of wealth?”

Prof Rajiv Agarwal was posed this question by a friend in a social gathering. In this piece in the Huffington Post he tries to give an in-depth insight based on his experience of working with family businesses:

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"How should one bring up kids in the midst of wealth”

Surviving The Silver Spoon

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More than 70 alumni of SPJIMR’s Grow Your Business (GYB), Start Your Business (SYB) and Family Managed Business (FMB) programmes were on campus this Saturday (Jun. 10) for a weekend workshop on the Goods and Services Tax (GST). It was one of the largest collection of alumni for a subject that has become a hot topic of discussion among all sections of businesses in the country. The four hour...
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Congratulations to SPJIMR Professors of economics, Dr. Tulsi Jayakumar and Dr. R K Pattnaik, for co-authoring a textbook on the financial markets.

The book, “Financial Markets and Institutions” (8th ed), by Frederick S. Mishkin, Stanley Eakins, Tulsi Jayakumar and R. K. Pattnaik, has been published by Pearson India.

Dr. Jayakumar and Dr. Pattnaik have adapted Mishkin and Eakins textbook...
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Congratulations to SPJIMR Professors of economics Dr Tulsi Jayakumar and Dr R
The Science of Decision-Making – A Hands-on Approach

Learn 20 different models and 12 themes for an immersive three day experience, interacting with world-class faculty and exploring cutting-edge tools and techniques.

The Programme will be delivered by SPJIMR Professor,
Dr. Sesha Iyer [Ph.D, M.Tech (Production), BE(Mech), FICWA].

Date: June 23-25, 2017
Venue: #SPJIMR Campus

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The Science of DecisionMaking – A Handson Approach
The latest Business Standard rankings are out and SPJIMR has been ranked in Super League 1 category.
The latest Business Standard rankings are out and SPJIMR has been ranked
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SPJIMR announces a Workshop on Implication of #GST (Goods and Services Tax) on SMEs for the alumni members of #FMB, #SYB & #GYB programs on June 10, 2017 (Saturday) 2:00 PM onwards at SPJIMR by experienced facilitators.

The themes of the workshop are:
Theme 1- Definition of GST, its relevance and impact on business and finance and commercial impact (on manufacturing and services)
Theme 2- ...
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SPJIMR announces a Workshop on Implication of GST Goods and Services Tax
Prof Ambi Parameswaran writes for the Business Standard on the challenges and opportunities facing B-schools in India
Prof Ambi Parameswaran writes for the Business Standard on the challenges and