Business Today Archive July 11, 2010 Issue

Edition: July 11, 2010

Cover Story

Plush makes way for cheap

With a tight rein on costs, low cost airlines IndiGo and SpiceJet show their full service rivals how to make money in the airline business. Is this model sustainable?
Money
Several funds have earned less than a savings bank account in the past three years. If you own such lemons, get rid of them.
Special
He's made tentative investments in the energy and steel sectors, via joint ventures and acquisitions, but the big bang will clearly come when the chairman of the world's largest steel company freezes his plans to set up a mega-steel unit in the country. So, what's stopping him?
Editors note
You won't get the lounges with pile carpeting, deep sofas, canapes and laptop docks. You don't have the noise and to-do of Mamatadi's Duronto non-stop trains either.
Book
A must-read for everybody—from surgeons to housekeeping staff—involved in patient care, feels Dr Naresh Trehan.
Leadership Spotlight
Here is a small Q&A with Mallika Srinivasan, Vice Chairman, TAFE.
Features
Ramky has emerged as a leading waste management company. Will a global footprint help it achieve its ambition of being a billion-dollar player?
Technology
Internet search has come a long way. And, it is just the beginning of a long journey for all; even Google.
Careers
Technology product and services companies seek out creators of user experience.
Utility
Acknowledge your mistake, learn and don't let it hurt your confidence. When you acknowledge a mistake, you are also sending out a signal: Not only are you aware of what you did, but are also equipped to deal with it.
Case Study
Ponni Sugars is desperate to grow and has the cash to do so. But the management needs to think big and change its mindset.
Focus
This issue we check out the latest Thinkpad, and a great way to watch digital content on your TV.

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