Journal of Contemporary Management Research

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Vol. 11, No. 1, March

Divergence in Cash Position Metrics: An Appraisal of Metal Industry in India
1.INTRODUCTIONCash management is a widely debated area and has a direct bearing on the performance of an organization. Cash is a crucial asset in the balance sheet of a firm and plays a major role in keeping an organization liquid and prevent it from...
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Is Depreciation an Antecedent to Economic Growth? Indian Experience
1. INTRODUCTIONThe external value of a currency is a prominent indicator of a nation's international competitiveness. That value may vary due to government intervention or market mechanism. A fall in the external value of a currency has the potential...
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Small Scale Operations in Rural Retailing and Risk Analysis through a Simulation Approach
1.INTRODUCTIONRural retail has different environment from urban environment. On demand side, we have moderate purchasing power, irregular consumption and high variability of needs. The village economy is dependent mostly on agricultural activities which...
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Vol. 10, No. 2, September

Managing Influence of Inventory Bullwhip Effect on Profit Maximization in Rural Retailing Using Monte Carlo Simulation
1. INTRODUCTIONIn the rural areas since the demand is not matured; the supply chain becomes susceptible to over inventorization in a frenzy to fulfil the demand. The consumption analysis of a rural inhabitant shows stark difference from that of an urban...
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Capacity Building as a New Template for Diagnosing, Assessing and Improving Recruitment and Selection Activity: An Indian Case Study
1. INTRODUCTIONBusinesses have witnessed a dramatic shift towards over-arching results and are under huge pressure to demonstrate their impact. Fuelling this shift are forces which include global competition, cost pressures, shorter product cycles, technology...
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Vol. 10, No. 1, March

From the Editor's Desk
Dear Readers,Greetings from CECMAR, the research wing of Bharathidasan Institute of Management, Tiruchirappalli.I am delighted to release the March issue of Volume 10 "The JournalContemporary Management Research" that harnesses the expanding discipline...
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The Effect of Macroeconomic and Financial Related Variables on Stock Market Capitalization of Global Growth Generator Countries
(ProQuest: ... denotes formulae omitted.)1. INTRODUCTIONIn the current decade, several national governments and financial institutions are examining the development and growth of economic and financial stability of Latin America, Europe and Asian countries....
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Transforming Public Service Delivery in Malaysia: The Case of the Implementation of E-Government in Local Governments
1. INTRODUCTIONE-government provides many benefits to public administration. It reduces the wide gap in public interaction with the government and shortens the application process for varied licences, permits and approvals. With the installation of intelligent...
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Measurement Model of Employer Brand Personality a Scale Construction
1. INTRODUCTIONOne or the other form of branding has been used at least since classical Greek times to differentiate products/employers of the same kind. In the world of consumer branding, advertising and marketing professionals have learnt how to differentiate...
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Impact of Mobile Communication Technology on the Work Life Balance of Working Women - a Review of Discourses
1. INTRODUCTIONWork life balance was defined by Clark (2000) as "satisfaction and good functioning at work and at home, with minimum role conflict". It is a perception of enriching integrity in personal time, family care, and work domain with minimum...
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Vol. 9, No. 2, September

The Moderating Role of Top Management Support in the Link between Csr and Employee Engagement - a Conceptual Framework
1. INTRODUCTIONHuman resources are the ultimate asset of any organization. The efficient workforce determines the effective functioning of the organization. Though there are many ways to generate efficient employees, the need of the hour is to find out...
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Personality Traits and Teaching Style of Management Teachers: An Empirical Study
1. INTRODUCTIONTeaching is an essential human interaction activity; therefore it is also influenced by the personal qualities of an individual. These qualities are personality preference and styles of an individual and these include the learning and...
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The Effects of Bi-Direction of Work Family Enrichment on Work and Family Related Outcomes among Women Faculty Members
1. INTRODUCTIONThe origin of work and family concept was started when women wanted to be a labour force to share family responsibilities as well as to play multiple roles like homemaker, spouse, parent and employee etc. When women entered into labour...
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Vol. 9, No. 1, March

Socio-Economic and Integration Benefits in Sadc: A Cross-National Analysis in Zimbabwe
BACKGROUNDThe Southern African Development Community (SADC) formed in 1992 was a successor to the Southern African Development Coordination Conference (SADCC). Its population approximates 230 million with a GDP of well over US$300 billion, making it...
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Relationship between Aura Life Colour and Generational Differences
1. INTRODUCTIONEmployees working in an organization are from different generations and each generation is characterized by different values based on an individual's experiences growing up. In every organisation, four generations namely Free Gens, Gen...
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Gender Difference and Its Implications for Organizational Effectiveness: Real or Constructed
1. INTRODUCTIONThere have been innumerable studies highlighting the gender differences and the subsequent impact on the behaviour of men and women. The core issue is mainstreaming the gender concerns and bringing them to the top of the main discourse...
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Vol. 8, No. 2, September

Role of Leadership in Leading Successful Change: An Empirical Study
(ProQuest: ... denotes formulae omitted.)If you are still doing things now the same way you did them five years ago, you are doing something wrong", by Jack Welch, GE's former CEO.1. INTRODUCTIONIn present times change is an inevitable aspect of life....
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Factors Influencing Women Consumers' Buying Behavior towards Online Shopping in India
1. INTRODUCTIONAccording to Internet World Stats in December 2013, India has the second largest number of internet users in Asia after China despite having a low internet penetration rate of just 15.8 percent. Based on the Internet Live Stats, India's...
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Determinants of Ipo Grade: Evidence from the Indian Capital Market
INTRODUCTIONAmong the emerging market economies, equity market in India has an unique place, as the performance of the equity market is often taken as the proxy for the performance of the overall economy. Also India is among the few emerging countries...
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Smart Phone Attribute Choice and Brand Importance for Millennial Customers
1. INTRODUCTIONThe changing business environment keeps the firms under pressure to maintain the sustainability and profitability of the businesses. In order to be sustainable and profitable, the managers need to understand the changing needs and wants...
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Vol. 8, No. 1, March

Occupational Stress among Academic Staff in Private University: Empirical Evidence from Covenant University, Nigeria
INTRODUCTIONEducation is an instrument to develop the cognitive qualities, tolerance and understanding of people, it should prepare future teachers to face the realities of globalization. Teachers in today's educational system face excessive expectations...
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Deterministic Role of Service Recovery in Identifying Tolerance Adequacy Gap and Variation in Service Recovery Impact across the Same
(ProQuest: ... denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONInherent properties of services embed the seed of service failures which prompt the service firms to initiate service recovery with an objective to arrest possible customer dissatisfaction and migration...
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Personal Care Products: Sales Promotion and Brand Loyalty
INTRODUCTIONPromotion has become inevitable part of marketing to survive in today's competitive business environment. Companies are using all possible promotional tools like advertising, sales promotion, personal selling, publicity and public relations...
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Effect of Performance Appraisal System in Organizational Commitment, Job Satisfaction and Productivity
INTRODUCTIONIn many organizations performance appraisal systems are used to identify the better performing employees who should get the majority of available merit pay increases, bonuses, and promotions. We can describe Performance appraisal as a structured...
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Perceptions and Intentions of Customers towards Mobile Banking Adoption
INTRODUCTIONInformation Technology (IT) has grown and spread wide so much in the last few decades that there is no area which has not been touched by it. E-commerce, M-commerce, etc. became buzzwords in the business scenario. Mobile Commerce (M-commerce)...
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