Slide after slide, Kishore Biyani runs through a presentation on Ashoka . his book, The Journey Home: Autobiography of an American Swamy. Kishore Biyani is an Indian businessman was born on 9 August in Mumbai. He is the founder and chief executive officer (CEO) of Future. It Happened in India. 9 January | Unabridged. by Biyani Kishore and Shantiraj Naye Daur Ki Ore. May by Kishore Biyani.

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An autobiography by the pioneer of Indian retail- sounds promising at first, but it doesn’t. The book of my love Sachin knows: Views Read Edit View history. A must-read for any entrepreneur who wants t Astounding insights, not-so-new revelations and a lot of pithy Kishore-isms make up this business book which is as much the story of the Future Group as it is about Kishore Biyani himself.

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Autobiogralhy and get a copy for you and I assure you that the time and money you spent is worth the effort. InBiyani floated 60 per cent of his business on the Indian stock market to raise funds for expansion, store improvements and marketing. BombayMaharashtraIndia. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. He has been implementing design thinking in his firm way before corporates caught up to it, this shows the level of foresight this man has.

This quote from this book is so apt in various situations Most people may not recognize the name ‘Kishore Biyani’ or the ‘Future Retail’, but I doubt if anyone has not heard about the ‘Big Bazaar’ or the ‘Pantaloons’ or the ‘Central’.

Also, some elements of the book looks as PR to future group! The book has its own underlying connotations,sometimes giving advice and at other times detailing the qualities of Kishore Biyani who rose from a common baniya to become one of the top en Though the book was not a smooth ride as is the case always with non-fiction stuff, yet it would not bore you too much given the transcripts and real life scenarios expressed in the form of stories by people involved with Pantaloons and other group companies of Future iishore like Central,Big Bazaar to name a few.


Share your thoughts Click here autobiogdaphy cancel reply. As KB had mentioned that he’s worked a lot on autobiogrqphy building, at times the books tilts a bit on that side and seems as a marketing channel for the business.

Why Kishore Biyani is on a creation, preservation and destruction mission

Kiahore, who has admitted to making “whimsical decisions”, had ignored the prevailing opinion of modelling retail businesses on those in the West and had instead concentrated on concepts that were familiar to India. As a book, there is a lot that is unsaid and a lot that has been said, it depends on us readers to pick out which ones we like.

And essentially, every such company took some unconventional steps and went through a lot of transformations. This will alert our moderators to take action.

Book Review: It Happened In India

Aug 07, Vinesh rated it it was ok. He believed in thinking about the Indian consumers, treading in their shoes.

He has absorbed his. Kishore Biyani sees a chance to build an Indian Alibaba. It was a good story which also throws some light on beliefs and superstitions of If you are a casual book reader, even then you have a lot to appreciate and learn. Therefore, we pick up some activity that we like doing and call it our profession.

This is my personal site. The liberty was given to all the people in the hierarchy. Kishor Biyani correctly guessed the need of Indian consumers. I will add yours in my blogroll. From building shopping malls, developing consumer brands to selling insurance, he is getting into every business where a customer spends her money. Must read for a budding entrepreneur. Kishore Biyani was brought up in a joint family, and he has made sincere efforts to keep the family integrated.


Book Review — Giving: Global alliance can bring money, not technology: Off hand I can think of topics like decision making, human resources, planning, execution, brand building etc.

No trivia or quizzes yet. A nice business book but to much praises of Kishore Biyani. Kishore Biyani comes from a family that has been involved in business since the time of his grandfather, who opened a clothes shop in what was then called Bombay after moving there from the village of Nimbi Jodha in Rajasthan.

It happened In India- his autobiography: Thus, Kishore Biyani has gone through many ups and downs during his early days in business, which has enriched him with hands-on experience and has given him a down to earth as well as practical approach towards life.

It has created a belief system, my belief system. Feb 08, Pradeep Thakur added it. Open Preview See a Problem? Finally, it costs only 99 rupees! We pray to the cow because it is a source of nutrition. He has said that “I spent the better part of the day outside college with friends, wandering around new places and understanding and interpreting the real world.

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Bythe Pantaloon franchise was turning over 9 million rupees but with a smaller profit margin. Here are few inspiring lines I am reproducing from the book with all the due credit given to the authors. Overall its a good book to read!!

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