Business Today Archive Nov 10, 2013 Issue

Edition: Nov 10, 2013

Editors note
Business Today Editor Chaitanya Kalbag shares how the rankings of India's top 500 companies have thrown up more than their share of surprises this year.
Book
A tell-all account of how politicians, unions and its servile chairmen destroyed Air Indi.
People
Starring: Lakshmi Pratury, Henri Holm, Humza Yousaf, Apurv Bagri, Faisal Husain and Krish Ramakrishnan
Leadership Spotlight
Yogesh Malik, CEO, Uninor shares details about his first role model, job, boss, promotion and disappointment.
Features
Luxury cars account for just one per cent of India's automobile market, but automakers are betting on smaller cars in this segment to bump up sales. India is the world's largest hatchback market with 1.8 mn cars rolling out of its factories a year.
Letters
Business Today readers give their feedback on the magazine's coverage -
Technology
Social media, and all the likes and retweets that come with it, is very good for the ego. But is there any way to measure how much impact your 140 characters of sarcasm, or the Instagram of your last Italian meal, had on your peers? Yes indeed, there are many.
Careers
Despite the downturn, banks continue to recruit liberally. According to various industry reports, hiring in the sector is likely to rise further - over a million in the next five years - because a large number of bank employees are reaching retirement age.
Focus
A number of women leaders have made it to the corner office in the past year. Interestingly, the state-owned banks have been in the lead in promoting them to the top job. A list of the best known among them.
Chiaroscuro
Eleanor Catton (right), 28-year old author from New Zealand, won the Man Booker prize 2013 for her novel, The Luminaries. She is the youngest to win the coveted literary prize. The sole Indian-origin author competing, Jhumpa Lahiri, lost out.

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