Time2Change for Indian Pharma Industry

The list is getting only longer,  Wockhardt, Ranbaxy,   Cipla, Jubilant Life Science, Orchid,  Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries, Zydus Pharma, Aurobindo etc. Quality complaints, negligence, non-co-operation with regulatory teams, data integrity issues, compliance issues etc. all seem to be suddenly coming … Continue reading

What is Operations

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34 seconds Take on The Path by the Publisher

3 Steps to Leveraging Operations

Three months since ‘The Path’ was launched on Amazon, we have several inputs from readers. The key feedback was about the inferences drawn by readers from the book. Here are the top 3 findings: 1. To build a leadership position, … Continue reading

Solving the Twin Problem of Higher Education and Job Creation

Pre-2008, India’s GDP grew at 9-10% but during past decade the intake in its engineering colleges has been growing at 100k per year. So we now have 1.5 million engineering seats per year; compare this with 550 thousand seats in … Continue reading

The Capacity Hunt Challenge

There is the great ‘Treasure Hunt’ and now we have the ‘Capacity Hunt’ Challenge. The Path has presented the journey to increase effective capacity of an organization dramatically on an ongoing basis. And there is a known truth in the … Continue reading

Standing a Comparison with the Giant

Goldratt Marketing Group is now one of the distributors of The Path. It has come out with following description of the book: “This book is written partially in novel form using TOC concepts implicitly and it shows how the pharmaceutical … Continue reading

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OTIF! For Whom?

Last Monday when I visited Michael, he said, “We have a big problem… We fared awfully bad in the customer satisfaction survey conducted by a third party. This is despite our OTIF being at 97%.” And then he said, “Unfortunately, … Continue reading

3 BIG Contributions and Many Firsts

Thank you very much for sending your best wishes and praise for ‘The Path’. It is time that I summarize viewpoints of readers and present a consolidated (and brief) view point for the benefit of everybody. There are three distinct … Continue reading

Why is your organization Changing?

The last post, ‘how did The Path start‘ received mails with curiosity to know more about the book. The queries were: What’s positioing of The Path in management literature? How is it different? Which aspects of change management does it … Continue reading