Slide after slide, Kishore Biyani runs through a presentation on Ashoka . his book, The Journey Home: Autobiography of an American Swamy. Kishore Biyani is an Indian businessman was born on 9 August in Mumbai. He is the founder and chief executive officer (CEO) of Future. It Happened in India. 9 January | Unabridged. by Biyani Kishore and Shantiraj Naye Daur Ki Ore. May by Kishore Biyani.

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Why Kishore Biyani is on a creation, preservation and destruction mission

In his views, India one consisted of the elite that account for 14 percent of the Indian population, these were the people with a huge spending capacity. Sales plunged; bankers who until then had queued up at his offices started to call in their loans; mutual funds that had invested in his companies buckled under redemption pressures and decided to get out; sources of foreign capital dried; his market capitalization plunged two-thirds in a matter of six months; and Biyani who had invested way ahead of the cash flows from his network found himself trapped.

It was around this time, in Novemberthat he married Sangita Rathi and also made his first venture into business on his own account, commissioning the manufacture of some fashionable fabric for sale to garment manufacturers.

A must-read for any entrepreneur who wants t Astounding insights, not-so-new revelations and a lot of pithy Kishore-isms make up this business book which is blyani much the story of the Future Group as it is about Kishore Biyani himself. Bihani 24, Azamali rated it really liked it Shelves: Through out the book he mentioned about his experiences about Indian market and how he applied different strategies to be successful.

Good insights into the retail industry 10 years back when this book was written. To see your saved stories, click on link hightlighted in bold. A mind like this is not methodical, it is constantly rambling evolving, experimenting and that is what the book tries to instil in us. Sep 19, Pallavi Kamat rated it liked it. Few of the lines to quote -” Never be afraid of making a mistake and even if made one, get out of it fast and never put bad money after good money” sums it up. Biyani has also had a foray into Bollywoodunderwriting the critically panned box-office failure Na Tum Jaano Na Hum movie that was released in and also Chura Liya Hai Tumne Good informative book, but gets repetitive and sometimes a tad boring.


By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Good to read for someone who a frank account of origin and growth of future group. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Some time things we do with out any expectations can make a difference. He believed in the habit of learning and un-learning and made others believed in it too.

Unfortunately, he could only manage to generate revenue of about 8 lakh rupees that particular year. V V K Chandra.

Book Review: It Happened In India

The book lacks continuity and doesn’t make you engage with the narration. He has mentioned his successes as well as his failures. Kishor Biyani correctly guessed the need of Indian consumers. Turnover in was 47 billion rupees. Kishore Biyani should not write this book at this point of time, that is why this works looks autpbiography.

Kishore Biyani – Wikipedia

Also, some elements of the book looks as PR to future group! Through out the book he mentioned about his experiences about Indian market and how he applied different strategies to be s Kishor Biyani, a man behind Pantaloon, Big Bazaar, Central, etc. Biyani talks about the concept of Sabse Sasta Din and you would think he invented it, but actually ask any large format retailer and the would say Biyani just discovered it.

InBiyani floated 60 per cent of his business on the Indian stock autobiograpphy to raise funds for expansion, store improvements and marketing. He mustered the courage to tread the unexplored path and demonstrated his entrepreneurial ability. aufobiography


Kishore Biyani- Success Behind Future Group

The reason being is that it probably reflects the thought process of KB. Biyqni building shopping malls, developing consumer brands to selling insurance, he is getting into every business where a customer spends her autoboigraphy. Future group had confidence in the consumption power of Indian consumer and thus focused on the common people. Quotes from It Happened In In Satyam in deep crisis Book Review: Will be displayed Will not be displayed Will be displayed.

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As large business houses enter the retail space, Kishore Biyani is not just concentrating on retail but aiming to capture the entire Indian consumption space. He progressed to selling his own brand of clothing fabric and then to manufacturing trousers using it, which in turn led to the launch of his Manz Wear garment manufacturing business in It Happened in India: On the face of it, this books screams of sloppy editing – There are grammatical errors – There is no flow in this book, at some point it seems like the random ramblings of an old man – This book meanders into random topics – The book switches from the first person to third person speech constantly But when I think about it, it was probably designed this way.

Books Bookmark the permalink. Kishoreji has even shared about his failed businesses. First and foremost, he understood the people before trying to sell the goods to them. But every Arjun has a Karan.