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The Best Leaders Are Great Teachers

Kundapur Vaman Kamath was a teacher. But he didn’t work at a school or stand in front of a class. Instead, he delivered his lessons at the office—to the employees who served under him during his four decades as a senior executive at, and then CEO of, India’s ICICI Bank. Whether he was offering tips on stakeholder communication or explaining the importance of ambitious goals, Kamath treated each day as an opportunity to provide his direct reports with a customized master class in management . Over time, this approach transformed the company into a hothouse of leadership talent, accelerating its growth. ICICI became one of India’s largest, most innovative banks, and Kamath has been credited with molding a whole generation of the country’s banking executives. I’ve spent more than 10 years studying world-class leaders like Kamath to determine what sets them apart from typical leaders. One big surprise was the extent to which these star managers emphasize ongoing, intensive one-on-on
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It's all about productivity and its improvement

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The Ultimate Playbook for Successful CPG Branding.

Branding may look different in today’s world, but it is even more critical than ever before. CPG branding now demands that brands tie together memorable visuals and messages with a tone of voice and customer persona that is evolving faster than ever before. The CPG brand that does not continually invest time into its branding strategy will likely lose out to brands that engage in business activities to nurture its branding.  This article will help you understand how to create a CPG branding strategy at the same level as the big players who dominate their category. As a CPG branding agency that has worked with category leaders and challengers, we will provide unique insights based on our experience. By the end of this piece, you will be able to make informed decisions about starting the strategic branding process. Here’s what you can expect to learn.  The elements of a branding campaign. The areas where branding positively or negatively impacts. The benefits of developing a branding str