RAJIV AGARWAL – Page 2 – Family Business Strategy Advisor

Silver Spoon kids

I was speaking in a conference when I was asked about the Silver Spoon kids. This led me to write this article. In defence of the Silver Spoon Kids, People Matters, January 3, 2018, https://www.peoplematters.in/blog/culture/in-defence-of-the-silver-spoon-kids-family-run-businesses-17144

My quotes in the Economic Times

On the Dabur Family http://m.economictimes.com/news/company/corporate-trends/a-family-that-deleted-the-ctrl-button/articleshow/60165818.cms On the need for Family Businesses to Learn: http://m.economictimes.com/news/company/corporate-trends/why-business-scions-are-going-to-b-school/articleshow/60165647.cms

Convocation 2017

I just attended my convocation for my Ph.D. degree at BITS Pilani, Pilani campus on the 23rd July, 2017. Seems so subliminal, working for over five years for this moment, and then it seems so simple and non-consequential! Thank you once again, to all those who believed in me,  I could not have done it …

Lessons for Leaders

The lessons from Uber have had a few business leaders wondering what would the lessons be, if these leaders went back to B-school. My tongue-in-cheek attempt at answering the question, What do leaders in top organisations need to know? My thoughts on “Lessons for Leaders” in the latest Forbes issue, thought leadership section. http://ow.ly/fz4H30dMsXB

SPJIMR Goes Digital!

I am happy that SPJIMR goes digital with over 50% of the textbooks in the incoming PGDM (2 year Management Program) batch have been delivered on the kindle. I am happy to have contributed to enabling this initiative, which, I am informed is for the first time in India. An unique collaboration with Amazon, Pearson, …