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BiZdoM 2009

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BiZdoM 2009

  1. 2. "There is much pleasure to be gained from useless knowledge." - Bertrand Russell
  2. 3. LoGoQ’DoM
  3. 7. AdQ’DoM
  4. 11. FilmiQ’DoM
  5. 12. <ul><li>This title became unprecedently prominent when the tribal Mongol Temüjin proved himself a military genius by creating the Mongol empire. Today it dominate Hindi Movie Industry, name the title. </li></ul>
  6. 15. BiZ History
  7. 16. <ul><li>Establishment of this business begins in year 1696, with the first register office in England, which was “Hand in Hand Society”. In India first of its kind was started in Bengal Presidency in year 1818. Which modern day famous business are we talking about? </li></ul>
  8. 17. <ul><li>The Mughals followed a system of free minting under which anyone was free to bring metal to an imperial mint and get it converted into coins. A significant proportion of the total clientele at the mints working under this agreement was provided by a professional dealers in money. Name them. </li></ul>
  9. 18. <ul><li>In 1773, there was a heavy shortage of coin, caused due to two reasons: by the drain of specie to China for obtaining Silk and tea for England on the account of the demand for the tribute on the part of EIC directors in London, and due to the wars in which EIC was involved. </li></ul><ul><li>What was does started by Warren Hasting, the then Governor of bengal along with two Indians Harazi mal and Dayal Chand? </li></ul>
  10. 19. ItQ’DoM
  11. 20. <ul><li>Who launched Compton’s Multimedia Encyclopedia, a CD-Rom encyclopedia in year 1989. It was the first software to be released on CD-Rom? </li></ul>
  12. 22. <ul><li>Charles Flint was known as the hottest financier on wall street, nick named as ‘Trust King’. He’d played a key role in the creation of United States Rubber Co. During the Russo-Japanese war of 1904, he was the purchasing agent for the Czar. What was his other famous contribution in the world of business? </li></ul>
  13. 23. Company History
  14. 24. <ul><li>It was founded in November 1996, in the state of Qatar by the local Emir, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa, with investments of $ 150 million . This happened soon after the British partner terminated its activities. </li></ul>
  15. 25. <ul><li>This company traces its roots to 1926, when Pierre Draps started making chocolates in Brussels, Belgium, for sale to local shops. His son Joseph began working for the family business at the age of 14 and shortly after World War II took control of it. </li></ul>
  16. 26. <ul><li>Which company founded by Mr. KB Suri describes itself as “a forward looking, futuristic, lifestyle driven brand that empowers the modern customers to be in charge of their own health”? </li></ul>
  17. 27. SpOrTQ’DoM
  18. 28. <ul><li>Telstar (made entirely of leather and 32 buds stitched by hand) official ball in the 1970’s world cup. What was so unique about this ball? </li></ul>
  19. 29. <ul><li>Its name means &quot;by means of gifts&quot; in Greek, presently they are the only Italian athletic footwear and apparel manufacturers to still make products in Italy, a tradition that began in 1948 when the company's founder, Marcello Danieli, first began working in the trade as a young boy. </li></ul>
  20. 30. <ul><li>Bob Sillett and his son Joe started the company after Bob reshaped an old cricket bat riddled with X and gave it to Joe who scored 142 not out with it. They came to fame after two of England's most prominent batsmen, Andrew Flintoff and Kevin Pietersen, used the company's bats in the 2005 Ashes series in which England beat Australia. </li></ul>
  21. 31. Branding Trivia
  22. 32. <ul><li>It is the bark of willow which is the active principle for this brand. The salicin and salicylate, retrieved the tree, were used against headache in Mesopotamia, three thousand years also. </li></ul>
  23. 33. <ul><li>It was established in 1978 as a theme store based on style safári. Located in Mill Valley in San Francisco first store was created by the couple Mel and Patricia Ziegler. </li></ul>
  24. 34. <ul><li>It was first introduced in 1926 and marketed as a &quot;white, pure soap for women,&quot; as many soaps of the time were colored to mask impurities. Its slogan for many years was “the soap for beautiful women.“, which was later replaced with &quot;For your most beautiful complexion at every age.&quot; </li></ul>
  25. 35. Who am I?
  26. 36. <ul><li>In 1811 he went to the University of Cambridge, where he excelled at mathematics to the point where by the end of the first year he had exhausted the knowledge of tutors, and from then on pursued his own researches. In 1828, he became Lucasian Professor of Mathematics at Cambridge, a highly prestigious appointment whose previous holders had included Isaac Newton and the blind Nicholas Saunderson who, coincidentally, had also made experiments with ____ machines. Son of a Banker he is regarded as Mathematician, scientist and economist. </li></ul>
  27. 37. <ul><li>When exports to the USA were hurt by the introduction of import tariffs following the crash of 1929, he switched his attention to other markets. By 1930 he had ventures in China and India as well as in several European countries, and at the same time began opening his own retail outlets. In July 1932, en route to a business meeting in Switzerland, he was killed when his plane crashed shortly after take-off from Zlín airport. </li></ul>
  28. 38. <ul><li>Born in Chicago on 27 May 1931. He took his BA at De Paul University and then studied for an MA in economics at the University of Chicago under the great exponent of the free market, Milton Friedman. He then attended the MIT, where he completed his PhD thesis in economics under the supervision Paul Samuelson, thus giving him the benefit of contrasting approaches to the subject. </li></ul>

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