Hima Bindu Kota

Hima Bindu Kota

The overleverage fix

The overleverage fix

Wednesday, 21 August 2019 | Hima Bindu Kota

More research must be done as to why firms become hooked to high debt. As they say about addiction, admitting you have a problem is the first step towards solving it The recent suicide by Café Coffee Day owner jolted every coffee lover in the country and brought to the fore...

Forget noise, focus on basics

Forget noise, focus on basics

Wednesday, 15 May 2019 | Hima Bindu Kota

To understand the election effect on the stock market, the bottomline is that irrespective of which Government comes to power, it settles soon with the stability of the new regime Generally, the stock market is considered a leading indicator of future developments in the economy. Common understanding suggests that a rising...

Key to success of small businesses

Wednesday, 08 May 2019 | Hima Bindu Kota

Cash-flow management is an important element to run a business. One must learn this skill to improve the prospects of the firm Entrepreneurs and small business owners are passionate about their products/services. However, at times, cash flow management can be quite tricky and not everyone is able to manage their finances...

Why boards need diversity

Why boards need diversity

Wednesday, 01 May 2019 | Hima Bindu Kota

Why boards need diversity The representation of women in workforce has risen substantially but their participation on corporate boards is still limited. The economic importance of equality must be understood Although participation of women in workforce is increasing worldwide, it is not commensurate with higher leadership roles. Female participation on...

An elusive educational quest

An elusive educational quest

Wednesday, 17 April 2019 | Hima Bindu Kota

India must be innovative in its approach and work out policies to boost research if its demographic dividend is to be tapped into. Advancing research should be the way forward Research is the cornerstone of great institutions. Without it, a professor should not be eligible to teach at the university level...

Learn to thrive in changing times

Wednesday, 10 April 2019 | Hima Bindu Kota

In this continuously evolving business environment, change management should be a process and must not be viewed as an intermittent project with a beginning and an end. Only then can businesses survive Change is the only constant — be it in life or business. In this dynamic landscape, all businesses, whether...

Master moves to buy stocks

Wednesday, 03 April 2019 | Hima Bindu Kota

Chart patterns are a valuable part of technical analysis but they alone may not be sufficient  to identify trading signals A clever investor is one who can predict the changing tide and take positions in the stock market accordingly. It is here that chart patterns can come handy in giving an...

Resist hostile takeovers

Resist hostile takeovers

Wednesday, 27 March 2019 | Hima Bindu Kota

It is prudent for a company to devise relevant defences from the very incorporation of business and keep away predators The ongoing attempt by L& T Infotech, to buy a controlling stake in Mindtree, has been met with stiff resistance by its founders and employees. L&T has already bought 20.3 per...

Sunday Edition

Game on!

18 August 2019 | Pioneer | Agenda

Krishna, the nation builder

18 August 2019 | Dr. Asha Goswami | Agenda

Happiness in digital world

18 August 2019 | Dr Awdhesh Singh | Agenda

Faith does more than heal

18 August 2019 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf | Let love play the game changer

18 August 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Art for the soul

18 August 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer