Showing posts with label corporate governance. Show all posts
Showing posts with label corporate governance. Show all posts

Friday, September 30, 2016

115th (Sep 2016) edition of ezine: Editorial on Cauvery Water dispute + Cover Story on Indian Start-ups + Impact of GST + US American Presidential Elections 2016 + National Education Policy 2016 + many more

Editorial Team of PreSense  salutes our brave soldiers. 

We bow our heads in a solemn mark of respect for our 19 soldiers who were martyred in Uri, Kashmir in their own camps on September 18th 2016.  As we stand in silence, we also laud and salute our Indian Army for their successful surgical attack of the launch pads of terrorists across the border of the Line of Control (LoC) on September 29th 2016, before the terrorists could infiltrate into our Indian soil and attack.

We are pleased to release herewith the 115th (Sep 2016) edition of your ezine PreSense with the following contents:

1.  Editorial: Susan Koshy wites on the Cauvery Water dispute between Tamil Nadu and Karnataka and suggests solutions.

2.  Cover Story: Prime Point Srinivasan writes on the Startup India Standup India Scheme launched by Indian Government and the  challenges faced by Indian Start-up companies to attain stability.

3.  Podcast Interview:  Popular economist M R Venkatesh speaks on the impact of GST (Goods and Services Tax)  on the people.

4.  Special article :  Shri S Narendra, Former Information Advisor to Prime Minister writes on the interesting facts about the US Presidential Elections 2016.  

5.  A brief report on the Seminar organised by PreSense in September 2016 on National Education Policy 2016 and the recommendations submitted to Ministry of HRD by ezine PreSense.

Besides this edition carries Prince cartoon and an interesting article from the Archives.  The ezine may  be downloaded from the link in pdf format.

We hope you will continue to enjoy this edition.  Please send us your feedback

Monday, October 5, 2009

Sep 09 -How to prepare for public issue (IPO)

Sep 2009 issue of ezine deals with the preparation for Initial Public Offerings (IPO). Presently, many companies want to raise capital through public issue. But they do not have sufficient idea as to how to prepare for their IPOs. This ezine has been prepared to serve as a quick guide for IPO preparation.

This issue is Guest Edited by Mr Madan Bahal, Founder of Adfactors Group, one of the largest independent communication groups in India.
Prof. Bala Balachandran, a well known Management Guru also shared his views and described seven steps for IPO preparation.
Mr Prithvi Haldea, a veteran who is closely associated with BSE, NSE, SEBI representing investors, has also shared his views as to how investors have to look at the IPOs.
The ezine may be downloaded from the following link:

Please listen to the interview of Prof. Bala by clicking 'play' button in the flash player below. (9 minutes). The audio streaming will be smooth in broadband connections. If you find any difficulty, you may right click this link and save the link/target as mp3 file, in your desktop and play through any mp3 player.

This podcast may also be listened from the following links

Monday, August 3, 2009

July 2009 - Magic of Perception

What is perception? How perception is formed? What is the relation between perception and brand image or reputation? - These are all the questions that come up in the minds of many of the Corporate CEOs and professionals. July 2009 issue of ezine PR-e-Sense deals with the 'Magic of percpeiton' and answers many such questions.

In this issue, we carry an exclusive interview from Mr Richard Gaunt, CEO, Benchpoint, London on the various apsects of perception. We have also discussed about 'Image Audit', a tool to measure the hidden perception of the stake holders, for management decisions.

Recently, US based Continental Airlines, frisked the former Indian President and most respected leader Dr A P J Abdul Kalam by asking him to remove his coat, belt, contents in his coat pockets, shoes and socks in public for security check, knowing fully well that they were violating the Indian protocal guidelines in Indian soil. This issue had created anger against the Airlines and also against US amongst the Indians acorss the globe. We conducted a snap survey online to study the perception changes of the people. This issue carries the case study of this issue.

The ezine may be downloaded form the following link ( 450 k in pdf)

Thursday, July 2, 2009

June 2009 - Sound of Silence

Generally people think that oral and written format of communications only transmit messges. But many people are not aware that 'silence' is also a great communication and management tool. Traditionally, ancient Indian scriptures talk more about the importance of 'silence'. Even in the recent days, Mr P V Narasimha Rao, Prime Minister of India is known for his 'Governance through silence'.

June 2009 issue of PR-e-Sense deals with the importance of silence and its impact on the individuals and in goverance. In this issue many eminent people like Mr N Vittal (Former Central Vigilance Commissioner of India), Mr S Narendra (Former Information Advisor to Prime Minister), Mr D V Sridhar (an eminent Yoga expert) have shared their views and experiences.

We have also explained some simple steps, how we can practise 'silence' in our day to life to improve our 'inner strength'. The issue may be downloaded form the following link (320 k)

Mr N Vittal has explained elaborately on the importance of silence. Plese listen to his interview by clicking 'play' button in the flash player below. The audio streaming will be smooth in broadband connections. If the streaming is not smooth, you may right click this link and download the mp3 file of the audio. (12 m 39 s)

This podcast interview may also be listened from the following link:

Sunday, March 2, 2008

Second Anniversary of ezine - Roundtable on Corporate Governance - Gist of discussions

Prime Point Foundation and PR-e-Sense organised a Roundtable discussion on "360 degree Corporate Governance" at Chennai to mark the second anniversary of the ezine. The programme was held on Saturday the 1st March 2008 at Hotel Palmgrove.

Mr N Vittal (Former Cental Vigilance Commissioner of India), Mr T S Krishna Murthy (Former Chief Election Commissioner of India), Dr U Srinivasa Raghavan (Former Chairman of Indian Postal Services Board), Mr Yogesh Joshi (President, Association of Business Communicators of India (ABCI), Mumbai) were the expert panelists. Ranging from management students to Senior level CEOs participated in the discussions and shared their views.

Mr Kiruba Shankar, a well known Indian bloger and podcaster was moderating the discussions in an interesting manner.
Second Anniversary issue of the ezine PR-e-Sense was released by Mr N Vittal and Mr T S Krishna Murthy. This issue carries the exclusive interviews of Dr Abdul Kalam and Dr Y S Rajan, duo of India Vision 2020 document.

Narrendiran, Sakthi, Selvakumar, Veena, Shvetha and Satish who are associated with the ezine almost from the beginning were honoured with mementoes.

Please see the snap shots of the event. The gist of the discussions are given below the pictures.

The gist of the discussions are :
1. Corporate Governance

a. Business is a win-win exercise and corporate governance is a measure to ensure transparency in operations
b. Corporate good behavior
c. Corporate legal citizen and should discharge their duties as law abiding citizen
d. Vision and the active involvement of the Board
e. Doing business ethically driven by innovation, for profits and to increase shareholder wealth.
f. Ethical - do actions based on the following questions, is it legal? is it fair? and will the action cause embarrassment?

2. Corporate Arrogance

a. Greed is a root cause of arrogance
b. Insensible communications
c. Not knowing or understanding the needs of the society

3. Corporate Indifference

a. Knowing the needs of the society and not doing anything about it

4. Corporate Social Responsibility

a. What comes from society should go back to the society
b. Knowing the needs of the society and doing something about it

5. Leadership

a. Executing, communicating and motivating the organization on corporate governance and corporate social responsibility

(Main sponsor for this Roundtable - Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited
Co-sponsors : Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited and Corporate Clinic)

Friday, February 8, 2008

Roundtable on Corporate Governance - Registration form

The Corporate ezine PR-e-Sense, published by Prime Point Foundation has completed two years of e-publication. This ezine was also honoured with "Gold Award" by Association of Business Communicators of India (ABCI) during Jan 08. To coincide with the Second Anniversary of the ezine, Prime Point Foundation and PR-e-Sense are jointly organising a 'Roundtable discussion' at Chennai (India) on Saturday the 1st March 2008 at Hotel Palmgrove. The programme will start at 10.30 am and end at 12.30 pm followed by Lunch.

During this 'Roundtable discussion', Corporate Governance issues in terms of HR, finance, Communication, Customer Service and other areas will be discussed. Mr T S Krishna Murthy, (Former Chief Election Commissioner of India), one of the experts in Corporate Governance in India and Dr U Srinivasa Raghavan, (Former Chairman of Indian Postal Board), one of the well known Marketing Gurus have kindly agreed to be the Chief Guests and to be expert panelists.

All the participants can share their views in this roundtable discussion briefly and the expert panel will provide clarifications.

There is no participation fee. All the Corporate professionals in HR, finance, Communication, Marketing and other areas can participate and get the benefit. Since there are only limited seats available, confirmation will be on first come, first served basis.

Please register your name through this form. You can also send your mail to with your details. You will be receiving confirmation. If you do not receive the registration confirmation within two days, please send a mail to the above email. You may also circulate this link to the interested friends.

Founder, Prime Point Foundation
94440 50273

Registration form
(if you see only part of the form, please scroll down and you will see the scroll bar )

Monday, September 10, 2007

April 2006 - Corporate governance and communication

April 2006 - Corporate Governance and Corporate Communication

This issue of ezine carries the theme "Corporate Governance and Corporate Communication" with eminent people sharing the views.

Download the ezine in pdf format (180 k)

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