India is country of variety of religions, cultures, languages, and more.
The main languages are Hindi, Urdu, Punjabi, Telugu, Tamil, Marathi,
Bengali, Guajarti, Kashmire, and Sankrit.
The Business language is English
What is Culture?
A System of
900 million + adherents primarily in India
Hinduism is an ancient term for the complex and diverse set of religious
beliefs practiced around the Indus River.
Reincarnation - endless cycles. Karma and Yoga.
Coastlines and river banks most sacr
Some Industry Trends and Market Forces
Work coming in can be volatile
o Companies may be downsizing
o May be important to be able to fluctuate a work force
Many countries are trying to shift to a larger knowledge based industry
o R&D Tax incentives infl
Services are the major source of economic growth, accounting for more
than half of India's output with less than one third of its labor force.
Slightly more than half of the work force is in agriculture, leading the Indian
A Unique Environment The Indian way
A blend of
o Tradition Indian way
o Socialist Mind Set
o Recent influence of Western Culture
Indias Economic Development
o Largely Agricultural and Some Industries
o Socialist Min