Category Archives: Benchmarkig services

Zinnov Talent Outlook, 2013

Our recently launched study titled ‘Talent Outlook 2013’ indicates a paradigm shift in HR trends this year. The survey revealed that 2013 will be a year of skill and talent reconciliation, even as new skill sets are brought to focus … Continue reading

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Indian SMB market at 48.8 million units growing at a CAGR of 4.53%

Our recently launched study titled, ‘Indian SMB Sector 2013’ captures some interesting facts and figures on the burgeoning SMB segment in India. The study reveals that with a total base of 48.8 million SMBs, India is expected to emerge as … Continue reading

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Operations Cost Benchmarking : 2012

MNC R&D centers in India contributed to a net savings of over US$70 Bn for the headquarters in the last 5 years While the average operating costs for MNC R&D centers in India declined in US$ terms, there was a … Continue reading

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Labor Cost Analysis: Consequences of Experience and Vertical on Labor Cost

Skilled ‘Human Capital’ plays a key role in organizational sustainability.  New technologies have raised competition to such a level that it has become essential to identify the best skilled talent pool available at lowest possible cost anywhere in the world. … Continue reading

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Zinnov’s R&D Global Benchmarking Service to help global stakeholders take informed business decisions

Our R&D Global Benchmarking Study is specially formulated to help global stakeholders of the R&D fraternity make informed business decisions on areas of Research and Development investments and ROI in global markets. Our benchmarking studies  over the last many years have … Continue reading

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Benchmark Philosophy

Author: Chandramouli C S, Director – Globalization Advisory We recently launched our benchmarking services in the areas of R&D, FA, HR, M&S functions.  The focus of the benchmarks is to help companies understand what is the optimal level of investments, … Continue reading

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Research and Development in a distributed world…

To take my previous entry here on Globalization being an innovation imperative further, I am going to elaborate on my learning from performing multiple globalization benchmarking and portfolio optimization studies in the past couple of years. I am going to … Continue reading

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Productivity Benchmarking – Survey Results

Measuring productivity of engineers has always been controversial and a perception driven topic.  We at Zinnov designed and executed a survey among US based product companies with global centers in India and China in 2008.  Based on our interviews with … Continue reading

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