Design a future in fashion
The work of apparel
merchandising and marketing is an important part of the fashion
business, writes Usha
dominates our lives. The pages of the daily newspapers, the stores,
shopping malls and hoardings scream down the latest trends, and
fashion models are the new poster boys/girls. With increasing
incomes and standards of living has come the demand for new clothes,
styles and fashion accessories. The Indian garment
industry is less than 30 years old, yet one of the fastest growing
sectors with a multicrore annual turnover. India has not yet built a
reputation as an international fashion centre, although a few gifted
designers are beginning to break into the global world of haute
Sir, to make our company’s profit graphs look attractive we have hired this renowned painter.
boasts of low attrition rate
a time when the information technology (IT) firms in the country are
faced with high attrition rates, one of the leading IT majors of the
country, IBM, claims to have a rate lower than the industry average.
Philippines may offer India stiff competition in outsourced jobs
Philippines and Russia may be behind India currently in the IT
outsourcing market, but might give it stiff competition in 2007,
says a report.
an impression on new boss
have developed an excellent rapport and amicable working
relationship with your present boss. You know him every inch. But
one morning, you learn that your boss has been promoted/transferred
or has resigned, and there is a brand new manager to occupy his
Bits & bytes
with brand managers
a brand manager for a day’, that was the call of Ikshaa, ISB
Marketing Club’s flagship event, held recently in Hyderabad.
Ikshaa, which literally translates into ‘looking
ahead’ in Sanskrit, was indeed a forward-looking conclave. It
brought together some of the brilliant minds of corporate India,
addressing pertinent issues, facing global marketers in the Indian
Q I am an engineering
graduate (electron and telecom), currently working with a leading
telecom MNC as Project Coordinator. I want to pursue the
Telecommunication System Management course from IIT. Kindly guide me
how to go about it, the fee structure and eligibility criteria,
along with form availability dates.