Business Today Archive Dec 25, 2011 Issue

Edition: Dec 25, 2011

Cover Story

The man behind India's F1 circuit: Manoj Gaur

The man behind India's F1 circuit: Manoj Gaur

With Formula One success behind him and the Yamuna Expressway stretching ahead, Jaypee's Manoj Gaur stakes claim for a seat at India Inc's high table. The company with the largest land bank in NCR is on course to cross Rs 20,000 crore in turnover this year.
Money
A bonus issue is usually good for the stock, but not always.
Editors note
Elections may come and go but highways endure, and the whiff of outsized opportunity is luring Japanese investors beset by stagflation and a soaring yen who had held gingerly back from India until the allure became irresistible.
Reporters Diary
The Jaipur auction ensures this global polishing centre gets a regular supply of emeralds.
Book
The book Great by Choice maintains discipline is as important for success as creativity.
People
Snapshots of eight Indians who figured in the definitive 2011 list of the world's 50 top business thinkers.
Leadership Spotlight
Michael Boneham, President & MD, Ford India  shares his leadership style.
Features
Why and how dark horse Cyrus Mistry got to run the victory lap around Bombay House.
Letters
With its focused approach, clarity of concepts, scrutiny of contents, pervasiveness of utility and incidence of implication across business platforms globally, your cover package was not just innovative, but informative too.
Technology
Children are digital natives. Ergo, parents will have to adapt.
Careers
Employers need to make employees more aware of health benefits offered.
Case Study
The company, started in 1958, gradually grew complacent and lost touch with its customers thanks to liberalisation and the entry of foreign players. Here's how the company reacted to the situation and fought its way back.
Focus
Oil, metals and mining companies will be the biggest losers as imports will become costlier, while companies in the pharmaceutical and IT sectors stand to gain.
Chiaroscuro
In a breather for corporate executives embroiled in the 2G scam, the Supreme Court nod led to a spate of bail applications being accepted.
Executive Health
Dearton Thomas Hector finds out what prompts business leaders to take part in marathons.

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