From the Editor's Desk The unauthorized use of prescription drugs such as the ADHD medications Adderall and Ritalin and the narcolepsy drug Modafinil is now common among American university students. They use these drugs not to escape work and avoid responsibility but to be able to work more and better. Up to 20% of Ivy League college students have already tried "smart drugs," so we can expect these pills to feature prominently in organizations (if they don't already). After all, the pressure to perform is unlikely to disappear the moment students graduate. And senior employees with demanding jobs might find these drugs even more useful than a 19-year-old college kid does. And yet aside from anecdotal evidence, we know very little about the use of these drugs in professional settings. The Financial Times has claimed that they are "becoming popular among city lawyers, bankers, and other professionals keen to gain a competitive advantage over colleagues." Back in 2008 the narcolepsy medication Modafinil was labeled the "entrepreneur's drug of choice" by TechCrunch. Full story here
How Sanjiv Bajaj turned Bajaj Finserv into a financial powerhouse By combining a sharp focus on sustainable profitability with innovation, the Sanjiv Bajaj-led Bajaj Finserv has created a financial powerhouse straddling multiple business lines. At the core of it: A rock-solid NBFC, Bajaj Finance, which is the darling of investors
'The focus is on improving parameters' Higher education in Jammu and Kashmir has come a long way since 1969 when the University of Jammu and Kashmir was bifurcated to create two separate institutions in both regions.
CII to Launch MBA in Logistics in Collaboration With Amity University The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) is set to launch The CII School of Logistics, offering specialized MBA programmes, in collaboration with Amity University. This unique Industry-Academia tie-up has been created for the purpose of producing professionals of international standard by changing the way higher education is delivered in India.
Snapdeal Launches Ad Platform for Sellers : Report Snapdeal has rolled out the latest version of its advertising platform called 'Snapdeal Ads' that assists sellers on the e-commerce platform in improving their brand visibility, helps measure results instantly, and drives their online business. The ad platform enables sellers to target