Interviews and stories

Meet the millennials
December 2016 | Harish Bhat

Understanding the generation that reached adulthood around 2000 is critical for marketers, says Harish Bhat, brand custodian of the Tata brand

Innovation mantra
December 2016 | Dr Gopichand Katragadda

To improve innovation quotient, individuals and teams need to create with freedom; nurture with passion and change with detachment, says Dr Gopichand Katragadda, Group CTO, Tata Sons

Heroes among us
December 2016

On World Disability Day, we share the stories of two among the many heroes in the Tata group who have overcome challenges to achieve success

Continuous improvement
December 2016
The Tata Business Excellence Model has helped build value and reshape businesses across the Tata group. Five companies share their experience
Original synergy
November 2016 | Richard Young

John Richmond, chief engineer at the Group Technology and Innovation Office, helps Tata innovate and revolutionise its approach to manufacturing. Here he shares the secrets of innovation

'The strategic alliances are built around a shared research vision'
October 2016

Dr Gopichand Katragadda, group chief technology officer, Tata Sons, speaks about the scope and objective of the group's global university collaboration programme

Unveiling Tata heritage
October 2016 | Vibha Rao

The latest exhibition of Tata Central Archives showcases various landed, residential and commercial properties owned, rented and leased by the Tata family

Spearheading the war against poverty
October 2016

The Tata group is among the 17 global companies, showcased in the Future of Spaceship Earth report, who are driving progress on UN Global Goals. The report highlights the group's efforts to achieve the goal of 'no poverty'

'We are building for the next 150 years, on the powerful foundation that we have inherited'
September 2016

Tata Group Chairman Cyrus P Mistry talks about the responsibility of chairmanship, the essentials of technology, innovation and customer centricity, and the continuing Tata commitment to societal causes in an exclusive interview with tata.com

'Gainfully employing youth is a responsibility we carry as citizens'
August 2016 | Cynthia Rodrigues

S Ramadorai, chairman, National Skill Development Corporation and National Skill Development Agency, and chairman, advisory board, Tata Strive, talks about India’s skills crisis and how Tata Strive is addressing it

Craving for personal space
August 2016 | Harish Bhat

Modern consumers are seeking products and services that help them create spaces of their own - a trend which holds immense possibilities for marketers

'Our vision inspires us every day'
August 2016 | Cynthia Rodrigues

Anita Rajan, chief operating officer of Tata Strive, talks about the challenges of setting up a pan-India skilling programme and the journey so far

'It's our first year, and Tata Strive is hungry for success'
August 2016 | Cynthia Rodrigues

Dr Mukund Rajan, member, Group Executive Council, Tata Sons, and co-chair, advisory board for Tata Strive, shares insights about the Tata group's pan-India skill development programme

Transforming India
August 2016

With investments in new manufacturing processes and latest technologies, Tata companies are pushing the Make in India agenda vigorously

India on the march
August 2016

Group Chairman Cyrus P Mistry talks about emerging sectors in India that present huge potential for growth

Fuelling Olympic dreams
August 2016 | Shalini Menon

As the world's greatest sporting event takes place in Rio de Janeiro, we trace the Tata group's long history of supporting sports and sportspersons

Achieving engineering excellence
July 2016

The importance of engineering excellence has increased multifold in a fast-changing modern world, says Dr Gopichand Katragadda, group chief technology officer at Tata Sons

Building on the Tata brand
July 2016

The brand initiatives fostered by the group are critical pieces of the matrix that sustain and supplement the Tata brand and brings it closer to communities in spaces outside business

Tata Management Training Centre
June 2016 | Namrata Narasimhan

A gracious heritage structure in Pune, India, houses the Tata Management Training Centre, the Tata group's learning and development arm. Glimpses of training facilities at the centre

The mobile phone has transformed our lives forever
June 2016 | Harish Bhat

Consumers in the digital world are in serious relationships with their mobiles, using the gadget to shop, socialise and perform a fascinating range of tasks