RAJESH PADMASHALI

  • the big story / Lead Story

    Is it time to get off the equity gravy train?

    The benchmark indices are at an all-time high despite mutual funds selling all the way 

    January 15, 2021
  • the big story / Lead Story

    Swinging wildly between splurging and skimping, has PepsiCo India lost its way?

    Over the past decade, the company has been losing or barely holding on to its market share in various categories 

    October 23, 2020
  • the big story / Lead Story

    Tulsi Tanti built his empire on 'soojh-boojh', loans and one other secret ingredient

    Through thick, thin and terrible, the Suzlon Energy promoter has displayed the ability to charm banks and retain control 

    July 18, 2020
  • enterprise / Feature

    Corporate cafeterias were readying to take off, when it caught the ‘chills’

    Digitising canteens is a lucrative business, provided the start-ups survive lockdown jitters 

    July 04, 2020
  • enterprise / Feature

    Start-ups Come Together To ‘Tech’ Covid Out

    How Bengaluru’s start-ups cobbled a quick solution to deliver essentials during the lockdown

    May 08, 2020
  • markets / Trend

    Blame It On Corona

    As markets across the world falter, India's expensive valuation and faltering growth find a convenient scapegoat

    March 13, 2020
  • specials / India's Best Fund Managers 2020

    India's best fund managers | Market outlook for FY21

    With increasing dissonance between economic growth and market indices, one slowing and the other rising, large-caps are being seen as a safe haven. But are valuations justified?

    February 26, 2020
  • Indian entrepreneurs | Mental resilience

    Failure is the worst that could happen to an Indian entrepreneur, and it could also be the best thing. What flips the story?

    January 06, 2020
  • the big story / Lead Story

    Is Paytm's Business Model Falling Apart?

    Paytm changed the way Indians spend but its business model could just face its biggest challenge yet

    December 04, 2019
  • strategy / Trend

    Message from the future

    What are the insensible practices in product innovation today, let’s ask our tomorrow

    December 03, 2019
  • May the salesforce be with you

    McKinsey experts say that it’s time to prioritise and become value-creators from being target-chasers, by unlocking salesforce productivity

    July 15, 2019
  • enterprise / Big Idea

    Ads Made Smart

    If your smile is worth a thousand silvers, a frown is probably worth a lot more. Here’s an AI start-up that tracks your emotions and helps brands make their content stick

    June 10, 2019
  • enterprise / Big Idea

    Hello Annie

    Four engineers want to revolutionise how the blind learn to read and write, and they’ve brought a teacher along for the task

    April 16, 2019
  • the big story / Lead Story

    Between the devil and the deep blue sea

    After a stupendous run over the past five years, NBFCs face a stormy future amid a liquidity crunch and rising defaults

    October 29, 2018