Born in a middle class trading family, Kishore Biyani started his career selling and many more retail formats, he redefined the retailing business in India. It Happened In India has ratings and 90 reviews. Born in a middle class trading family, Kishore Biyani started his career selling stonewash fabric. It Happened in India has ratings and 20 reviews. Born in a middle class trading family, Kishore Biyani started his career selling stonewash fabric to small .
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Apart from minor typos, this book reads real easy. 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 group like Central,Big Bazaar to name a few.
Pantaloons is no longer a part of the Future Group. This line in the book was the most educational: Amit Joshi rated it liked it Apr 23, He always believed in learning, un-learning and re-learning.
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Overtly optimistic but good retain insights. About his struggles and how he tackled them. Dec 20, Imran rated it it was ok. Kishor Biyani correctly guessed the need of Indian consumers. It talks about the chaotic Indian shopping habits and how to entice people of all strata to spend their disposable income in his company.
Born in a middle class trading family, Kishore Biyani started his kkishore selling stonewash fabric to small shops in Mumbai. The detailed descriptions on management principles and functional aspects appear more of a text book kishoer of reading.
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He believed in giving the liberty to take decision to people who are working with him. It gave me a lot of insights not only in retail business but in every aspects of entrepreneurship, business models, innovation, creativity He is a strong believer of win-win-win situation. A must-read for any entrepreneur who wants to make it big – happenec is just about anybody these days.
A mind like this is not methodical, kixhore is constantly rambling evolving, experimenting and that is what the book tries to instil in us. Good insights into the retail industry 10 years back when kihore book was written. 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 one big advantage of this book is that it’s in One of the prime reasons why I like this book so much is because its written in a simple and structured manner which makes it fun to read.
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From building shopping malls, developing consumer brands to selling insurance, he is getting into every business where a customer spends her money. There are many books written by foreign authors about retail industry, but what Kishorji said is absolutely right that you need to understand the mentality of people in the area to run your business successfully.
The book has the main story written by Kishore and has interviews of various hzppened associated directly with him. Showing of 43 reviews. Khushwant Singh on Humour: In the book Kishore Biyani and Dipayan Baishya have elaborated the genesis and development of the Big bazaar, Pantaloons and Central must have attracted every Indian consumer through its product diversity and competitive pricing.
Taking inspi It is basic human nature that when someone home grown is on to something, his own people are the last to recognize him. Must read for amyone who is interested in business.
Both emphasized on comsumer first policy and have led innovation in retailing. Dec 31, Selva Subramanian rated it really liked it Shelves: Delivery and Returns see our delivery rates and policies thinking of returning an item?
Jun 02, Mitesh rated it really liked it. 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 group like Central,Big Bazaar to name a few.
Starting his business career from scratch with a deal kishofe selling stone-wash jeans, he has created and scaled various extremely successful and pioneering consumer-centric businesses. Lists with This Book.