The fortnight thus far
Issue #97 | Reports & resources we loved in the last 15 days.
Jan 31, 2023
2 x Things that will affect you
1. Fed sees “soft landing” as a real possibility
[ Bloomberg > Read: Fed Sees Soft Landing as Silver Lining of Temp Jobs Decline - Bloomberg ]
2. Interest rates to hit 15-year highs possibly impacting investors
[ Financial Times > Read: Central banks set to lift interest rates to 15-year highs as investor jitters grow | Financial Times ]
4 x 1-min perspectives to consider
1. Ethics over “growth at all costs”
2. Is Goldman Sachs brewing a Mega Strategy?
3. Accountability should be system driven, not just at the CXO level.
4. The history behind Pharma and the phrase “Snake Oil Salesmen”
4 x Reports you need to read
1. India SaaS Report 2022
Indian SaaS ecosystem achieved an ARR of $12-13Bn in 2022 with ~40 exit realisations. With 70%+ investors expected to increase investments & the momentum continuing; how are the landscape and themes shaping up?
[ Bain & Co. > Full report here:
2. HR’s New Operating Model
The classic Ulrich HR model is being disrupted due to 8 innovation shifts with 5 new emerging HR operating models. As leaders, how do you identify the most relevant one for you and transition towards the desired operating model?
[ McKinsey & Co. > Full report here:
3. How manufacturers can adapt amid rising geopolitical uncertainty
With de-globalisation almost a reality, industrial companies are undertaking global scenario analysis to prepare for divergent futures. What are the no regret moves manufacturers can make today to maintain resilience?
[ EY > Full report here:
4. Metaverse – Prepare to Win
Over $120Bn poured in metaverse investments just in H1 2022, providing multiple use cases and opportunities for service providers to participate meaningfully. Know more about the key considerations & possible applications.
[ NASSCOM > Full report here:
Every article here has had 100s of hours of effort that have gone into making this relevant, insightful and concise. Due credit and thanks to all these professionals and organizations who toiled to put together these insights, of such high quality, for the use of businesses across the world.