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Sun Pharma’s Halol facility gets clearance from Dutch drug regulator

The approval by the Dutch regulator should be viewed positive as the regulatory bodies in the US and Europe have strict compliance standards.Click here to read the whole article.

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DNA Giveaways: tracking and defining ownership

What is DNA?Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) is a molecule that carries the genetic instructions used in the growth, development, functioning and reproduction of all known living organisms and many viruses.DNA stores biological information.DNA contains the genetic information that allows all modern

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CM article - Google: Value driver of one of the most innovative companies 2013 (2017 Update)

This case study aims to analyze the intangible assets that act as the value driver of the American tech giant, Google. In this case study three crucial intangible assets are identified. Google’s strategy is to leverage different business units based on its leading technology and data management, a

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CM Article - Creating Shared Value

In 2011 Michael Porter, head of the Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness at Harvard Business School, and Mark Kramer, Kennedy School at Harvard University, established the concept of Creating Shared Value (CSV) in an article for the Harvard Business Review. The article provides insights and re

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Amazon Is Rumoured to Overhaul the Pharmacy Market

With the pharmacy market undergoing a significant reorganization from both new players and the traditional retailers (e.g. CVS Health), Amazon is making its way into the sector.Reports show that Amazon is in the process of assigning people in functions like general manager, to kick-start its move

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Industry and Players

The business services & solutions industry is broad in its nature. It could be defined as work that supports a business or individual, but does not produce a tangible commodity. The industry can be divided into the “traditional” business services and the “new” business services.Traditional

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The future of consulting

At first glance, the consulting industry seems to be in good shape. For example, in 2015 the U.K. consulting industry grew nearly four times faster than the UK economy[1].The U.K. is not a positive exception, as also the U.S. and more notably Germany, Austria and Switzerland display similar positi

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How HR can Become Agile?

In the recent development of business models in small and big organizations, agility has become a primary value driver that ensures highly effective teams. As organizations adapt their tech teams to new ways of working that involve improving time to market, continuous learning, responsiveness and co

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Human Resource Management - Contributing to Value Generation and Productivity

The most often identified concern of companies is related to human-resources issues, as even 57% of respondents of a survey about current business concerns in the hotel industry conducted by the Centre For Hospitality Research at Cornell University revealed. Human Resources (HR) function is in phase

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The Digitalized Insurance Value Chain

The insurance industry is traditionally slow to innovate, and that’s a problem today. Today, more than half of all consumers research insurance brands online, especially using social media, before determining which one to contact for a quote. Yet 57% of all insurance companies have operating model

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Asset Owners, Managers Need to Step Up to Turn the Value Chain on Its Head Share on Facebook

When a company puts the customer front and center in everything it does, the outcome often results in a great American success story. Take Amazon.com Inc., for example. Well known for its exceptional customer service, Amazon champions a value chain in which every process is geared toward fulfilling

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The Value Of Strategic Thinking

Want to be a strategic thinker? Decide to be one.The foundation of strategic thinking is establishing the ability to think strategically. Not everybody, especially early in their career, gets to participate in strategy, but every single one of us can be a strategic thinker. You don't even need a j

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