Panorama-The Consult Club Newsletter, Volume II, Issue 1

PanoramaConsult Club is a student body at IIM Ahmedabad established to serve as an active platform providing avenues of interaction for students, faculty, alumni and professionals through various activities designed to develop and increase an understanding of consulting as a career. The club has existed for many years now and has actively served as a hub of all consulting related activities on campus. It organizes various events like strategy games, B-plan contests, Industry workshops and alumni interaction sessions. It also publishes a periodic newsletter and magazine to meet the evolving needs of the IIMA student community. If it is an industry report you need, the Consult Club repository is the first place you look. With consulting being the career of choice for an increasing number of students, the Consult Club plans to come out with more initiatives to help students make an informed choice.

The Consult Club released the first issue of Volume II of their newsletter, Panorama, on August 11.

The newsletter makes for a very interesting read and has the following articles.

Got Chrome? Bring it on! …………… 1

Indian initiatives …………………….. 2

Consult Quiz …………………………… 2

Sector Focus – Pharma …………….. 3

MECE Analysis ……………………….. 3

Crossword …………………………….. 5

News from the industry …………… 5

Country in Focus – South Africa … 6

First is an article that talks about the stiff competition between Google and Microsoft, with both of them trying to surpass each other’s products. This is followed by a write-up that lists the various activities planned by the new UPA government with respect to development of different sectors like banking and insurance, agriculture, telecom etc. The next article explores the Indian Pharmaceutical industry in depth as it gears up to transform itself in order to make a mark on the global market. This is followed by an article on MECE Analysis, a powerful tool to help students analyze any case better. This is essentially aimed to aid PGP 1 students in their summer internship preparation. Then comes an update on recent business events of importance in various sectors. Finally the issue wraps up with an article on the business scenario in South Africa- a key emerging market.

The newsletter is attached.

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