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IC MIND – Business Research Methodology-Discuss various stages of the research to launch

Discuss various stages of the research to launch Business Research Methodology   CASE 01: Sintex Industries Limited: Grooming with Increased Demand of Plastic Discuss various stages of the research to launch this research programme Define the research problem Discuss the type of the research design used for this research programme What will be the nature…
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IC MIND – Plant Operations -Explain why it is important to empower employees

Explain the roles a process Plant Operations Explain the roles a process technician performs in the are of environmental compliance? Explain why it is important to empower employees Explain why a technician should understand the importance of PH results to his area of responsibility Describe the course of action a technician should take when laboratory…
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IC MIND – Retail Management-What are the positive implications of this case with respect

What are the positive implications of this case with respect Retail Management   Questions What can an independent retailer learn from this case? What are the positive implications of this case with respect to the use of leased departments in department stores? How can a mid-priced apparel store become a destination retailer? How is Gap Inc.…
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IC MIND – Shipping Management

Explain in detail Strengths, Weaknesses Shipping Management   Explain in detail Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats in Shipping Management? Explain in detail Issues affecting maintenance and materials management in shipping? What do you mean by Shipping Pools? Also mention other sources of uncertainty in volatility of earnings? Explain in your words the use of “Information…
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IC MIND – Total Quality Management

What were the problems faced by MRC? Total Quality Management   CASE 01: TPM AT MRC BEARINGS What were the problems faced by MRC? What was the solution used to address the problems at MRC? What were the attributes responsible for the successful implementation of TPM at MRC? Explain the TPM journey at MRC. Comment…
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IC MIND – Visual Merchandising-Discuss the typical department store visual

Discuss the typical department store visual Visual Merchandising   Section One: The History of Visual Merchandising Multiple Choice           (1 Mark Each) The technological advance(s) from the 1840s that influenced visual merchandising was: cast iron construction plate glass pane construction cast concrete construction all of the above none of the above The first department store was:…
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ICMIND – Purchasing Inventory Management How would operations strategy for a service industry be different if any from that for a manufacturing industry? (It’s an example & explains)If the desi

How would operations strategy for a service industry Purchasing Inventory Management Q1. How would operations strategy for a service industry be different if any from that for a manufacturing industry? (It’s an example & explains) Q2. Consider the following two mutually exclusive projects. The net cash flows are given below: YEAR NET CASH FLOWS FROM…
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ICMIND – Audit Management – Define ‘Professional Misconduct’ and state how professional misconduct and professional ethics are related. Give few instances of professional

Define ‘Professional Misconduct’ Audit Management Question : Q1. Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of balance sheet audit. Also state the auditor’s position in relation to balance sheet audit. Q2. Draft a form of questionnaire, that you would use to determine the effectiveness of the client’s internal control over payrolls. Q3. An enterprise purchases an item…
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ICMIND – Banking Management Analyze the case, using SWOT. Comment on the strategies used by the bank for penetrating the Nagpur market. What are the advantages

Analyze the case, using SWOT. Comment on the strategies used by the bank Banking  Management   CASE-01:BANKING ON RELATIONSHIP The birth of ABC Bank took place after the RBI issued guidelines for the entry of new private sector banks in January 1993. Subsequently, the promoter of ABC Bank sought permission to establish a commercial bank…
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ICMIND – Banking Management – Analyze the case, using SWOT. Comment on the strategies used by the bank for penetrating the Nagpur market. Suggest strategies for sustenance and

Analyze the case, using SWOT. Banking Management Questions: Q1. Analyze the case, using SWOT. Q2. Comment on the strategies used by the bank for penetrating the Nagpur market. Q3. Suggest strategies for sustenance and growth of the bank in view of the changing scenario of the Nagpur region. Q4. Explain buyers credit and suppliers credit by giving…
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ICMIND – Brand Management The BPL brand has been a pioneer in the electronic products industry in the initial years of liberalization. The brand evolved with changing customer

The BPL brand has been a pioneer in the electronic Brand Management CASE 01: COMING BACK AGAIN BPL name reminds one of a phenomenal Indian brand in electronics and appliance market space that once topped in ubiquity and esteem. Starting from the south, it went on to become a household name. The group dates back…
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ICMIND – Business Administration Identify and analyse the environmental factors in this case. Q2. Who were all responsible for this tragic end?Q3. It is right on the part of the the gov

Identify and analyse the environmental factors in this case Business Administration Q1. Identify and analyse the environmental factors in this case. Q2. Who were all responsible for this tragic end? Q3. It is right on the part of the government and promotional agencies to woo entrepreneurs by promising facilities and incentives which they are not…
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ICMIND – Business Communication A computer company was negotiating a very large order with a large size corporation. They had a very good track record with this client

A computer company was negotiating a very large order Business Communication CASE I: A Reply Sent to an Erring Customer Dear Sir, Your letter of the 23rd, with a cheque for Rs. 25,000/- on account, is to hand. We note what you say as to the difficulty you experience in collecting your outstanding accounts, but…
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ICMIND – Business Ethics Analyze the ethics of marketing Publius using utilitarianism, rights, justice, and caring. In your judgments, is it ethical to market Publius? Explain.

Analyze the ethics of marketing Publius using utilitarianism Business Ethics Q1. Analyze the ethics of marketing Publius using utilitarianism, rights, justice, and caring. In your judgments, is it ethical to market Publius? Explain. Q2. Are the creators of Publius in any way morally responsible for any criminal acts that criminals are able to carry out…
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ICMIND – Business Law Q1. (a) Discuss the term ‘Continuing Guarantee’. How can it be revoked? (b)State briefly the rights and obligations of a bailee. Q2. (a) What do you unders

Discuss the term ‘Continuing Guarantee’. How can it be revoked? Business Law Q1. (a) Discuss the term ‘Continuing Guarantee’. How can it be revoked? (b)State briefly the rights and obligations of a bailee. Q2. (a) What do you understand by the term Implied ‘Authority of a partner’? (b) Enumerate the acts, which are not covered…
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ICMIND – Business Strategy Environment Consider the vision and mission statements of the Reserve Bank of India. Comment on the quality of both these statements.Q2. Should the RBI go for a sys

Consider the vision and mission statements Business Strategy Environment   CASE-01: THE STRATEGIC ASPIRATIONS OF THE RESERVE BANK OF INDIA Q1. Consider the vision and mission statements of the Reserve Bank of India. Comment on the quality of both these statements. Q2. Should the RBI go for a systematic and comprehensive strategic plan in place…
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ICMIND – Construction Management Write a note on tender document. Q2. Under what situations, a functional organization is suitable for construction management?Q3. Explain in brief “Prep

Write a note on tender document Construction Management Q1. Write a note on tender document. Q2. Under what situations, a functional organization is suitable for construction management? Q3. Explain in brief “Preparation of tender” Q4. Explain in detail “Consequences of mistakes in a contract Q5. Explain in your words Risks in the Construction Industry? Q6.…
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ICMIND – Consumer Behavior What lessons can you draw from the above case regarding consumer behavior? Do you think change in consumer perception in middle class has been inst

What lessons can you draw from the above case regarding Consumer Behavior CASE- I: MAKING MAGIC THE MULTIPLEX WAY Q1. What lessons can you draw from the above case regarding consumer behavior? Q2. Do you think change in consumer perception in middle class has been instrumental in emergence of multiplexes? What can be other reasons?…
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ICMIND – Consumer Behaviour – Would law of diminishing marginal utility apply to movie watching? Will this affect the growth rate of multiplexes? Or can it be seen a cause

Would law of diminishing marginal Consumer Behaviour   Questions: Q1. What lessons can you draw from the above case regarding consumer behaviour? Q2. Do you think change in consumer perception in middle class has been instrumental in emergence of multiplexes? What can be other reasons? Q3. Observe Table 1. Which of the groups, according to…
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ICMIND – Entrepreneurship Management In running this new venture, I need to invest al available resources in producing the products and attracting customers. How important is it for me to

In running this new venture, I need to invest Entrepreneurship Management Case I PROVIDE ADVICE TO AN ENTREPRENEUR ABOUT INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY PROTECTION Questions: Q1. In running this new venture, I need to invest al available resources in producing the products and attracting customers. How important is it for me to divert money from those efforts…
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ICMIND – General Management- With retailers as their primary customers, what customer competitive imperatives could be affected by Rollerblades inventory problems

With retailers as their primary General Management   CASE: 1: TRI – STATE TELEPHONE Questions: Q1. Who are the stakeholders in this case ? Q2. Which stakeholders are most important ? Q3.What are the critical trends in Tri – State’s environment ? Q4.Why do you think Tri  State’s customers are so upset ? Q5.What should…
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ICMIND – Hospital Administration

Explain the importance of office Hospital Administration Explain the importance of office management in a hospital.  What are the procedures used for registration of patients in a community hospital?  Explain organization charts and its significance in a hospital.  State the importance of medical records to various users.  Explain control of furniture’s as applicable to hospitals. …
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ICMIND – Hospital Administration Outline the reasons as to why hospital administration can only be taught by doctors. Present a counter analysis to oppose this point of view

Outline the reasons as to why hospital administration Hospital Administration Questions: Q1. Outline the reasons as to why hospital administration can only be taught by doctors. Present a counter analysis to oppose this point of view. Q2. On what fronts do various institutions compromise while designing hospital administration courses? What are the steps you may…
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ICMIND – Human Resource management What are the key drivers of globalization? What are RDEs and what is the role played by RDEs in globalization? Discuss the impact of globalization

What are the key drivers of globalization Human Resource management   CASE 01: GLOBAL Human Resource management at coca-cola Q1. What are the key drivers of globalization? Q2. What are RDEs and what is the role played by RDEs in globalization? Q3. Discuss the impact of globalization on child labor. Why is this predominant in…
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ICMIND – Human Resources Management – What should Divan do. Discuss the long-term relevance of motivational techniques used by Baheti in the light of prevailing environment in the organization

What should Divan do. Discuss Human Resources Management   Q1. What should Divan do? Q2. Discuss the long-term relevance of motivational techniques used by Baheti in the light of prevailing environment in the organization. Q3. Had you been Baheti, what other techniques you would have used to improve the special services provided by the organization?…
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ICMIND – Industrial Management-To compare three sites, the various factors are listed

To compare three sites, the various Industrial Management   To compare three sites, the various factors are listed, as given below. Select the optimal location and give reasons for your choice:   Site ARs. Site BRs. Site CRs. Rent 20,000 10,000 10,000 Labour 1,35,000 1,30,000 1,60,000 Freight Charges 81,000 64,000 28,000 Taxes Nil 3,500 2,000…
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ICMIND – International Business

International Business Questions: Q1.  How could William H. Pickney acculturate himself in India? Q2.  What lessons can Pickney convey to similar other expatriates? Questions: Q1. What routes of globalization has the Mayor group chosen to go global? What other routes could it have taken? Q2. What impediments are coming in the Mayor group’s way becoming…
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ICMIND – International Finance Management What is all that you would like to tell the top management so as to establish your credibility. Should your company make this investment?

What is all that you would like to tell the top management International Finance Management   CASE I You are just one week ‘young’ in your job as a treasury executive in a leading laptop trader/supplier in India. Earlier your company was sourcing assembled laptops from China, but with the incentives provided in the Budget…
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ICMIND – International Marketing Discuss the challenges faced by Asian Paints during the process of globalization. Q2. “Leveraging the supply chain across the international subsidiaries

Discuss the challenges faced by Asian Paints International Marketing   Questions Q1. Discuss the challenges faced by Asian Paints during the process of globalization. Q2. “Leveraging the supply chain across the international subsidiaries would yield best results for the company” Comment. Q3. Do you think that globalization needs innovation in technology or HR processes? Critically…
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ICMIND – Leadership Would you classify Richard Branson as a manager or a Leader? What qualities distinguish him as one over the other? Q2. Followers are part of the leaders

Would you classify Richard Branson as a manager Leadership Q1. Would you classify Richard Branson as a manager or a Leader? What qualities distinguish him as one over the other? Q2. Followers are part of the leadership process – Describe the relationship between Branson and his followers. Q3. Identify the Myths of leadership development that…
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