Interviews and stories

Spurring innovation-led growth
August 2017

Tata companies are riding the innovation wave to push barriers and surprise the marketplace

'We need different kinds of innovation based on access'
July 2017

India Inc's innovation focus should be on solving the problem of access to products and services, says N Chandrasekaran, Chairman, Tata Sons

'Tata group has been a model of pioneering for over 150 years'
July 2017

Pioneering is how the Tata group defines innovation in enterprise, says Dr Gopichand Katragadda, group chief technology officer, Tata Sons

'Technology is going to decide how businesses are run'
July 2017

Ratan Tata, Chairman Emeritus of the Tata group and Chairman, Tata Trusts, speaks about the economy and its drivers, technology and its disruptions, and the challenges confronting communities

The enquiring mind
June 2017 | Harish Bhat

Curiosity is a key quality needed to succeed as a marketing professional, says Tata Sons brand custodian Harish Bhat in his new book The Curious Marketer

Customer first, and don't you forget it
May 2017 | Sanghamitra Bhowmik

A roundtable involving Tata executives from different industries elicited a variety of views on customer orientation and aftersales service

Innovating for immediate needs
May 2017

India will present a tremendous market opportunity over the next decade in key areas such as energy, water and transportation, says Dr Gopichand Katragadda

Preserving art for the future
April 2017

Tata Trusts and Tata organisations ensure the preservation of art and culture for future generations

Indian Institute of Science ranked best university in India
April 2017

For over a century, the Indian Institute of Science Bangalore, conceived by Tata Founder Jamsetji Tata, has been a byword for excellence for scientific research in India

Creating green havens
April 2017

Tata companies have been deploying their resources and knowledge towards ecological regeneration and biodiversity conservation across geographies

Safeguarding habitats
March 2017

At least 10,000 species go extinct every year as per World Wildlife Fund estimates. Tata companies are doing their bit to bring down the number

For the love of stories
March 2017 | Harish Bhat

Marketers and brands need to become evocative storytellers as consumers engage better if products tell a story, says Harish Bhat, brand custodian, Tata Sons

Cast in excellence
February 2017 | Dr Gopichand Katragadda

Dr Gopichand Katragadda, group chief technology officer, explores how the centuries old tradition of Chola bronze is kept alive at museums around the world, and how the enduring technology survived the last 4,500 years

India's tryst with Big Data
February 2017 | Sangeeta Menon

Deep Thomas, CEO of Tata Insights and Quants, the Tata group's Big Data venture, speaks about the power and potential of data, and why it's an exciting time to be in India

Because we care
January 2017

Conservation of wildlife, the environment and ecology, and art and culture is a passion with Tata companies and Tata Trusts. A photo feature showcasing various initiatives

Shades of wonder
January 2017

Tata organisations support a wide range of initiatives - the conservation of traditional arts and crafts, the restoration of architectural showpieces and the revival of institutions and forms of music - in the art and culture space. A photo feature

Creature comfort
January 2017

The wildlife conservation efforts of the Tata companies range from creating secure habitats for animals and running awareness programmes for communities to supporting breeding programmes and safeguarding natural ecosystems. A photo feature

Gardens of green
January 2017

The Tata group has been dedicating resources and knowhow in varied regions and geographies for environmental conservation projects ranging from forestation programmes to greening initiatives, from ecological regeneration to biodiversity protection. A photo feature

Meet the millennials
December 2016 | Harish Bhat

Understanding the generation that reached adulthood around 2000 is critical for marketers, says Harish Bhat, brand custodian of the Tata brand

Innovation mantra
December 2016 | Dr Gopichand Katragadda

To improve innovation quotient, individuals and teams need to create with freedom; nurture with passion and change with detachment, says Dr Gopichand Katragadda, Group CTO, Tata Sons