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How Six Sigma Impacts HR

Typically when we talk of improvements and breakthrough in companies we always focus on Operations, and in the manufacturing sector it is the shop floor and related activities.  Quite often it appears that organizations keep these initiatives
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The New Realities of Business in the Age of Conscious Capitalism

Capitalism is system with both economic and social significance, and in which trade and commerce are privately controlled for profit. However, in the current economic dip, businesses and entrepreneurs alike are rethinking the way they operate
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Change Management -The market place and business models have changed forever

"It is not the fittest who will survive the change but those who are having the ability to adopt to change" – Charles Darwin Understanding the change that is hitting all of us and managing it has become almost the primary task to
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Culture of an organisation

Conflicts are a part of any organisation but what can make life easier is having a culture in the organisation which sets the atmosphere for resolving the conflicts in an amiable and agreeable manner. Balaji Pasamarthy, Chief Catalyst,
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Applied techniques in conflict management

It is our perception of the situation that determines if a conflict exists. It is useful to assess our predominant conflict management style(s) because we tend to get stuck in one or two styles and apply them inappropriately. We see what we
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The People Angle of Change Management

If you are a part of the key leadership that drives an organization at the CXO level it would be a rhetorical question to ask ... Are you feeling the Global Financial meltdown in your business? It would be more pertinent to ask instead on "So,
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10 tips to thrive in turbulent times

With the extraordinary set of events unfolding across the world, I'm sure it has been a dampener on every front. What are business people to do in these tough times? I thought I'd share some tips and strategies that have helped me in tough
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To Automate or not...?

Should automation be institutionalised in this economy? What are the potential benefits of automation and where & how can one go wrong with it? Step by step procedure to ascertain the level of effectiveness automation would have in your
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Lean For Lean Times : Delivering More With Less

What has made Toyota a byword for "high quality", which propelled them to the # 1 position in the competitive worldwide automobile industry? The answer is ‘Lean' . You can use it too...Read on From left to right: Neville
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Managing the Most Important Assets

"The magic formula that successful businesses have discovered is to treat customers like guests and employees like people."- Thomas J. Peters quotes (American Author and Consultant) ON July 21st this year, the Dilbert strip had a