Developing Business Strategy: A Synthesis of Approaches

Pai, V.S.
March 2003
IIMB Management Review (Indian Institute of Management Bangalore;Mar2003, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p55
Academic Journal
Proposes approaches to developing business strategy in India. Details on the positioning approach; Scope of the learning approach; Integration of the two approaches.


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