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Monday, April 27, 2009

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Corporate Quiz at Innovision 2008
Prelims

11. X (born November 7, 1942) is an American writer on business management practices, best known for, In Search of Excellence (co-authored with Robert H. Waterman, Jr). Who is X?

*12.How are the people Stan Getz, Michael Brecker, McCoy Tyner, Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn, Ella Fitzgerald, Dexter Gordon together known other than the fact that they are jazz artists?

13. X: The  Fall of Y is a 1990 book about the leveraged buyout (LBO) of Y, by investigative journalists Bryan Burrough and John Helyar.  The book is based upon a series of articles written by the authors for The Wall Street Journal. The book was later made into a made-for-TV movie by HBO, also called X. Identify X and Y.

*14. Ilayaraja's song, 'Naguva nayana' from the 1983 Kannada movie, 'Pallavi Anupallavi came back into popular Indian consciousness as what?

15. X is an Indian conglomerate with interests in engineering, abrasives, fertilizers, finance, bio-products and plantations. The group started in early 20th century. Started at the same Tiruvottriyur, it is headquartered in Chennai, India, is a $ 2.4 billion (Rs 9,582 crore) conglomerate with 29 companies under its umbrella, of which eight are listed and actively traded on the National Stock Exchange. What is X?

Answers in 2 days

Roshan

Answers

11.Tom Peters

12.Codenames for Wordpress releases

13.Barbarians at the Gate:Fall of RJR Nabisco

14.The Idea Cellular Jingle

15.Murugappa Group

3 comments:

Navin Pai said...

Tom Peters

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Barbarians at the Gate: The Fall of RJR Nabisco

The Idea Jingle!!

Googled This One: Murugappa Group

krishnan said...

14) Idea's ad jingle

Anonymous said...

11.tom peters

13. y. barbarians at the gate
x. nabisco

14. idea tune

15. murugappa group

Monday, April 27, 2009

Eight

Corporate Quiz at Innovision 2008
Prelims

11. X (born November 7, 1942) is an American writer on business management practices, best known for, In Search of Excellence (co-authored with Robert H. Waterman, Jr). Who is X?

*12.How are the people Stan Getz, Michael Brecker, McCoy Tyner, Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn, Ella Fitzgerald, Dexter Gordon together known other than the fact that they are jazz artists?

13. X: The  Fall of Y is a 1990 book about the leveraged buyout (LBO) of Y, by investigative journalists Bryan Burrough and John Helyar.  The book is based upon a series of articles written by the authors for The Wall Street Journal. The book was later made into a made-for-TV movie by HBO, also called X. Identify X and Y.

*14. Ilayaraja's song, 'Naguva nayana' from the 1983 Kannada movie, 'Pallavi Anupallavi came back into popular Indian consciousness as what?

15. X is an Indian conglomerate with interests in engineering, abrasives, fertilizers, finance, bio-products and plantations. The group started in early 20th century. Started at the same Tiruvottriyur, it is headquartered in Chennai, India, is a $ 2.4 billion (Rs 9,582 crore) conglomerate with 29 companies under its umbrella, of which eight are listed and actively traded on the National Stock Exchange. What is X?

Answers in 2 days

Roshan

Answers

11.Tom Peters

12.Codenames for Wordpress releases

13.Barbarians at the Gate:Fall of RJR Nabisco

14.The Idea Cellular Jingle

15.Murugappa Group

3 comments:

Navin Pai said...

Tom Peters

-------

Barbarians at the Gate: The Fall of RJR Nabisco

The Idea Jingle!!

Googled This One: Murugappa Group

krishnan said...

14) Idea's ad jingle

Anonymous said...

11.tom peters

13. y. barbarians at the gate
x. nabisco

14. idea tune

15. murugappa group