Understanding the Maze

  • Ananda Das Gupta
Part of the India Studies in Business and Economics book series (ISBE)


To succeed in today’s competitive market requires a high professional competence as well as a continual improvement of that competence. Equally important is cooperation among professionals, often of a great variety. Success also requires communication and cooperation with customers and with the community. Communication and cooperation require social and cultural competence. Cultural competence is shared knowledge and hence communal knowledge. Cultural or communal knowledge bridges the gap between individuals and between professions.


Corporate Social Responsibility Business Ethic Corporate Governance Human Resource Management Ethical Climate 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ananda Das Gupta
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  1. 1.Jnana Bharathi CampusIndian Institute of Plantation ManagementBangaloreIndia

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