Product Manager, Kotak
Had Renault Duster in consideration set but did not buy
Like everyone I was waiting for the Duster to come out. I seemed to be ahead of it trend. I was looking for a change from Corolla to something new. But when the prices came out I was put off to see the top end going in 13lakhs.
In respect to exterior, it is quite acceptable. The wheel arches make it look wider, but it is not so from inside. The quality of door handle is really plasticity, which does not look good, and would not last long. From behind it looks more like a military vehicle which was another shortcoming of the design.
The interiors are very economical. I will not say cheap but the quality of plastic is just above average.…
Carlos Ghosn, CEO and President of Renault and Nissan, in an interview said the challenges and problems of the alliance and its multi-culture is that "if the culture is not considered then that organisation is doomed to fail". He felt the dignity of the people must be respected since humans are the greatest asset of an organisation. He is quoted as saying "cross-cultural exchange is an integral part of basic sustainable performance" (MENDENHALL, 2005) the alliance of Renault and Nissan took into…
The author of historical novel about ancient civilizations Mary Renault was born on September 4, 1905.
She was born Eileen Mary Challans using Renault as a pen name. It was at the young age of eight she decided that she wanted to be a writer. She went to Oxford and studied medieval history. She used her knowledge of the era as the background for her first novel but unfortunately her first try was unsuccessful and after many rejections she tossed away her first effort.
During WW I she worked…
5.6 Dacia Renault company strategy
The Renault Group is presenting in 118 countries and functioning in five major regions: Europe, Euromed, Russia, Asia, Africa and the Americas. The Renault Group now has more than 129,000 employees, who are working in 139 industrial sites. With regards to the environmental protection, all those industrial sites have ISO 14001 certification. Renault owns three brands: Renault, Samsung and Dacia, the Group design and produce personal vehicles and commercial…
carmakers walked away from talks to it, they refused to give a hand or make any kind of relationship with it, they all can see the problem of Nissan, it was the huge overheads, compared with other famous carmakers, Nissan has too many plants working with minimum capacity, too many car platforms, too many suppliers, too many dealers, at first glance it look an easy problem from western point of view but actually in Japan its protected by Keiretsu; it is a set of companies with interlocking…
The markings begin to deploy technologies that had saved years in the chamber to deal with a situation certainly predictable. The current situation makes it clear that the power from traction batteries has imposed on other solutions such as gas, panels solar or biomass fuels. The reason? This is probably the least solution will change the concept car as we understand it today. "With the speed at which technology advances on batteries, the autonomy and performance of a car in a few years Electric…
its headquarters in Dearborn, Michigan and is the largest employer in the area. The Company and founder, are well known for their gift to industry; the development of a more effective and efficient assembly line process. In 1904 the company went international expanding into Canada. Today the company continues to explore new and exciting ways to improve their product and their production methods as well as explore new and exciting markets. Ford is a pioneer in the industry and continues to expand…
the downside for a market leader is steeper during tough times, but Maruti has defied the trend, said Sabarad, citing the example of Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd, India’s largest utility vehicle maker. Mahindra’s share in the segment has dropped to 41% from 47% a year ago in the nine months of the fiscal as volumes contracted to 158,000 units from 191,000 a year ago. “A wide distribution reach and a strong rural presence should have helped it in facing adversaries and compensate for a slowing in…
product are similar in market.
Automobile industry Malaysia environment
In year 2015, the total industry volume (TIV) in Malaysia automobile industry was dropped from 666,466 unit to 665,295 unit compare with same period in 2014.
Type 2014 2015
Cars 457,550 448,302
SUV - 55,862
4x4/SUV 30,817 -
MPV 94,269 80,150
Pickup 53,607 50,166
Light Trucks - 14,394
Van - 8,026
Window Van 5,705 -
Panel Van 4,551 -
Trucks 17,341 -
Prime mover 1,668 -
Buses 957 -
N/A - 8,395
Malaysia Total 666,465 665,295
Carols Ghosn has had an amazing career as he moved up the career ladder from Michelin to Renault to Renault-Nissan. Specifically, he became a formal leader or CEO, which is authority given to an individuals based on their hierarchical position within the firm (Spector, 2013, p. 153). But just because someone has the title, does not mean that they are efficient or effective as leaders. The following essay will discuss the strengths and weakness of Mr. Ghosn approach to change leadership at…