Dr. Ramakrishnan

Vivin Consultants Chennai

Chief Consultant/Independent Researcher

J108 S&P Living Spaces, Kamarajar Street

Vanagaram-Ambattur Road, Aynambakam

Chennai, Tamilnadu 600095

India

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Scholarly Papers (63)

1.

Inter-Relationship between Business Ethics and Corporate Governance Among Indian Companies

International Seminar At The Institute of Management, NIRMA University, Ahmadabad, January 5-7, 2007
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 31 Jan 2011
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Business ,Ethics, Coporate,Governance,

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CRM and 4 P’s of Marketing

National Seminar on Customer Relationship Management, 2006
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 31 Jan 2011
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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CRM. 4P, customer, relationship

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Competency Mapping

National Conference on Emerging Trends in Business Research, March 2006
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 19 Feb 2012
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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competency mapping, HRD, HRM

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Financial Literacy - The Demand Side of Financial Inclusion

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 13 Nov 2011
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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BFSI: Best Practices in Financial Inclusion

22nd SKOCH Summit, 2010
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 31 Jan 2011
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Inclusion, Rural ATM, M-Banking, SMS

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Financial Literacy and Financial Inclusion

13th Thinkers and Writers Forum, June 2012
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 11 Apr 2013
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
Downloads 5,571 (1,949)
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Financial Literacy, Financial Inclusion, Financial Education, Technology, Inclusion, Literacy

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Customer Lifetime Value

Changing Scenario of Consumerism, 2006
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 30 Jan 2011
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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customer time value

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CRM and Stakeholder Management

20th SKOCH Summit, Hyatt Regency, Mumbai, 16-17 July 2009
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 01 Feb 2011
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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CRM, stakeholder, Inclusion

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Significant Changes in the Business in the Last 30 Years Due to Corporate Social Responsibility

DSA Corporate Social Responsibility Study Group at the Magdalene College, Cambridge University UK, June 17, 2008
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 31 Jan 2011
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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CSR, 30 years,changes, business

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Financial Performance and Stakeholder Management

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 11 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2011
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Stakeholder management, Financial performance, relationship, social responsibility, corporate governance

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Public Private Partnership (PPP) in Indian Health Care

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 09 Dec 2012
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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PPP, Public-Private Partnership, health, India

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Information, Technology and its Impact on Aging Society

4th APRU Research Symposium Gerontology, Shanghai, China, October 28-29, 2011
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Nov 2011
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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ICT, ageing, technology

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SMEs -The Smart Enterprises

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 15 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2021
Dr. Ramakrishnan and Vidhya Chandrasekaran
Vivin Consultants Chennai and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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SMEs, SMART, Governance of SMEs, Indian SMEs

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Stakeholder Management – A Critical Study on the Opportunities and Challenges from India

23rd AIMS Annual Management Education Convention 2011, Bhubaneswar, August 26-27, 2011
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Feb 2012
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Empowerment by Women’s Education

7th Thinkers & Writer’s Forum, November 2010
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 01 May 2011
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Corporate Restructuring Related to M & A, Amalgamations, Takeovers, etc.

Emerging Trends in Financial Management, 2006
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 24 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2021
Dr. Ramakrishnan and DR TS Senthilkumar
Vivin Consultants Chennai and Muthayammal Engineering College
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corporate, restructuring

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Social Security – The Way Forward

SKCOH Summit 8th Thinker’s and Writers Forum, March 2011
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 01 May 2011
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Delivery of Public Services - The Way Forward

15th Thinkers and Writers Forum, March 2013
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Apr 2013
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Public Service, Delivery, Public sector, Sevottam, ETVX

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Making Our SMEs to Smile

Presented by Dr Ramakrishnan Ramachandran at the 16th Thinkers and Writers forum ( 32nd SKOCH Summit 2013 - An Agenda for 8% Growth On 7th June 2013 at Mumbai, India
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 03 Aug 2013
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Resolving Poverty-Gender-Energy-Nexus by Stakeholder Engagement

DSA Conference 2009, 'Contemporary Crises and New Opportunities', University of Ulster, Coleraine Campus, September 2-4, 2009
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 01 Feb 2011
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Poverty, energy, Gender, Nexus, CSR

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Financial Innovation and Stakeholder Management

International Seminar, 'Recent Trends in Capital Market and Financial Innovation', Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirapalli, January 19, 2008
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 01 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2014
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Financial Innovation, Stakeholder Management, Innovation, Banking

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Towards Better Stakeholder Management

Corporate Social Responsibility: Development with Equity, November 2008
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 30 Jan 2011
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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stakeholder,CSR,Corporation

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Micro Finance

Emerging Trends in Financial Management, 2006
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 24 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2021
Dr. Ramakrishnan and DR TS Senthilkumar
Vivin Consultants Chennai and Muthayammal Engineering College
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Micro, saving, Finance

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Financial Innovation and Regulation

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 06 Oct 2013
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Financial Innovation, Regulation, Financial crisis, Risk

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Financial Engineering and Stakeholder Management

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 06 Oct 2013
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Financial Engineering, Innovation, Stakeholder Management, Banking, ATM

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Governance in Health Care -- The Way Ahead

Presented by Dr Ramakrishnan at the 21st Thinkers and writers forum On 21st September 2014 as part of the 37th SKOCH Summit 2014 “Minimum Government, Maximum Governance” 19th, 20th & 21st September, India Habitat Centre New Delhi , India
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 09 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2014
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Health Care, Governance, Indian, way ahead

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Differentiated Banks and Financial Inclusion

Presented by Dr Ramakrishnan at the 20th Thinkers and writers Forum at New Delhi (36th SKOCH Summit 2014, Delivering to an Aspirational India 20th, 21st & 22nd June, Delhi, India)
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 16 Aug 2014
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Differeentialted Banking, Inclusion, India, Development

28.

Super Brands

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 15 Sep 2013
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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brand, strategy, value, assets, Super Brand

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Mentoring of Students

The National Level Paper Presentation, Christ College, Bangalore, November 10-11, 2006
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 31 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2014
Dr. Ramakrishnan and C. Lavanya
Vivin Consultants Chennai and Independent
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Mentor, Mentee, Student, Teacher, Education

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Mentoring Faculties

The National Level Paper Presentation, Christ College, Bangalore, November 10-11, 2006
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 31 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2014
Dr. Ramakrishnan and M. G. Saravanaraj
Vivin Consultants Chennai and Muthayammal Engineering College - Department of Management Studies
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Mentoring, Faculty, teaching mentor, mentee

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Enhancing Effectiveness in Management Teaching - An Indian Perspective

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 15 Sep 2013
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Teaching, Management Education, Higher Education, Effectiveness of Teaching, MBA

32.

Redefining Higher Education on Account of Globalization

Higher Education Administration in Developing Countries, 2006
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 24 Jan 2011
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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education, globlization

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Reforms in Teaching-Learning Environment towards Greater Interactivity - New Roles of Facilitators and Learners

XII IDEA International Conference on Open & Distance Learning, University of Mumbai, November 24-26, 2006
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 31 Jan 2011
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Teaching, University, Reforms, student centred, syllabus

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Redefining Management Education on Account of Globalization

National Conference on Management Education in Liberalized Area, Department of Management Studies, Adhiyamaan College of Engineering, Feb 17, 2006
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 31 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2021
Dr. Ramakrishnan and Kumaravel
Vivin Consultants Chennai and Muthayammal Engineering College
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Management, education, Higher

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Emerging Management Paradigms in Education

Golden Jubilee National Seminar on Emerging Management Paradigms, 2006
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 31 Jan 2011
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Education,TQM Learning, paradigm

36.

SMEs: The Smart Enterprises - Revisited

This paper is based on my presentation at the 24th Thinkers & Writers Forum on 24th September 2015 during 41st Skoch Summit with the underline theme of ‘Transformative Governance’ at New Delhi from 22nd-24th September 2015
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 Oct 2015
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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SME, SMART enterprises, constraints India governance awareness

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Contribution of CSR Towards Development - The Indian Perspective

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 27 Oct 2017
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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CSR, Development, India, Corporations

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Making India Digital by Default

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 Dec 2015
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Digital, India, Development, e-governance

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Indian CSR - Is It Different from Western?

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Jan 2017
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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CSR, Indian CSR, Western CSR, Evolution of Indian CSR, Differences with Western CSR

40.

Transforming India's Manufacturing Sector

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 Nov 2016
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Manufacturing, Transformation, India, Make in India, Skill India, World Class Manufacturing

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Do Shareholders Come First?

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 28 Aug 2017
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Do Companies Benefit by CSR?

Journal of Research and Development, 31 Aug 2015, Volume 3, Issue 2
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 06 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2020
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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CSR, Corporate Social Responsibility, Stakeholder, Business, Sustainable Development, Organization

43.

Strategic Sourcing

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 13 Apr 2020
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Mandatory CSR – Can It Help Indian Firms?

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 19 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 30 Dec 2019
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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CSR, Mandatory CSR, Voluntary CSR, Indian CSR

45.

Stakeholder Management in Health Sector

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 23 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2021
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Stakeholder Management, Health care, Indian Health care, CSR, Government, Public Health

46.

Feasibility and Legal Requirements for CSR

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 31 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2021
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Legal, Mandatory Csr, Voluntary Csr, Ethics, Feasiblity, Codes of Conduct

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Stakeholder Management and Innovation

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2021
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Stakeholder management, Innovation, CSR, Stakeholder engagement, Customer focus

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Theories of Stakeholder Management

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 10 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2021
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Stakeholder management, Theories, CSR, Ethics, Business

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Social CRM (SCRM)

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2021
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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CRM, SCRM, Social CRM, Web.20, CRM.2.0

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Indian CSR - An Overview

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 13 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2021
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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CSR, Indian CSR, Stakeholder Management, Mandatory CSR, Business Ethics

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Science, Technology and Innovation for Sustainable Development

Presented by my coauthor Prof P Mani at the 3rd International conference on ‘Emerging Strides in Innovations and Skill Enhancement - Sustainable Development a key focus. at Bangkok, Thailand on 10th May 2018
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 19 Dec 2019 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2021
P. Mani and Dr. Ramakrishnan
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Sustainable Development, Science, Technology, Innovation, Stakeholders

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Crowdfunding

MANAGEMENT INNOVATOR Vol.12, No. 2, July-December, 2019 ISSN 0974-6749- A peer reviewed research journal Published by Researcher’s Forum, Institute of Management in Kerala University of Kerala -695581
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 25 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2021
Vijay Kumar and Dr. Ramakrishnan
New College Chennai and Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Crowdfunding, Crowdsourcing, Internet, Entrepreneur, Financing

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Work Life Balance Post COVID-19

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 28 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2021
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Work Life Balance, COVID-19, Travel, Leisure, Tourism

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Leading in a VUCA world

Ushus Journal of Business Management Vol. 20 No. 1 (2021)
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 22 Apr 2021 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2021
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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VUCA, Leadership, Compassion, Responsible Leadership, Crisis

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Leadership During COVID Crisis-Part 1

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2021
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Leadership, Compassion, Populist Leaders, Authentic Leaders, Crisis, COVID-19

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Work Life Balance During Lockdown

Paper presented at the International webinar on “Contemporary Issues in Business Management and Information technology 2020 organized by Amity University Patna on 22nd and 23rd June 2020
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 21 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2021
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Work Life Balance, Lockdown, FUD (Fear Uncertainty and Doubt)

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Stakeholder Management – Does Size Matter?

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 20 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2021
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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CSR, Stakeholder Management, Size, SME, Values, Entrepreneur, Ethics

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Introduction to Innovation Management

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 20 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2021
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Innovation Management, Generations of Innovation, Stage gate, Contextual factors, New product

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Impact of COVID-19 on Environmental Issues- First Impressions

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 18 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2021
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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COVID-19, Environment, Lockdown, Air Pollution, Greenhouse Gases, Impact of Lockdown

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Impact of Migration on Innovation

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 02 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2021
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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Migration, Innovation, Knowledge Management, Culture, Aspirations, Technology

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CSR and Sustainable Development - A Primer

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 15 Sep 2021
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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CSR, Sustainable development, Social Responsibility, Sustainability, Environment

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Plight of Migrant Workers of India due to COVID-19

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 16 Aug 2021
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai
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COVID-19, coronavirus, lockdown, India, migrant, labour, workers

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The Impact of Migration on Innovation – A Note

The IUP Journal of Business Strategy, Vol. XVIII, No. 1, March 2021, pp. 22-32
Posted: 07 Sep 2021
Dr. Ramakrishnan
Vivin Consultants Chennai

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