Tuesday, October 16, 2018

OBQ 1216: In the eye of storm.

A company that is known to create problems for party on the opposite side seems to have created storm for all the wrong reasons.

Identify the company.

Sunday, October 14, 2018

OBQ 1215: Right shift.

Here is a team that is determined to change the way Indians commute, and they have taken the challenge by starting a business from scratch that will help us do that.

Connect to a company.

Friday, October 12, 2018

OBQ 1214: Big heels to fill in.

Here is a man who will soon be at helm one of the giants of corporate world. One thing is for sure, the kind of a predecessor he had he will have to do a lot both on perception and performance to prove himself a worthy successor.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

OBQ 1213: Harvard and Hardwork both!

Here is a person who has recently shot to fame for being appointed in one of the important job in this world, however even without she had the education and track record of hardwork that will stand true on its own.

Connect these images to a super smart person.

Monday, October 8, 2018

OBQ 1212: Flying high.

If you have lived in India you must have seen this simple logo increasingly and everywhere. Unlike most of the company this is not a logo used by a single entity but a group a entities whose core mission is to take India digital.

Name the companies that use this as their identity.

Saturday, October 6, 2018

OBQ 1211: History that haunts.

Here is a luxury goods manufacturer to emerge out of Europe in 20th century, it is always knowns for great craftsmanship and amazing products, but some of its customers have gone down in history as the worst of the bad boys, and this association still haunts this company.

Identify the company from this product catalog.

Thursday, October 4, 2018

OBQ 1210: Cut the ...

Here is a company that wants to completely change the way we communicate and coordinate in companies by cutting emails and websites and doing work through its cool app.

Identify the company/app from its logo.

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

OBQ 1209: Festivities and business.

Well, this question is surely a bit offbeat.

Like Diwali is to India and Thanksgiving is to USA, this festival is to some part of the world. Like all festivals this festival also triggers bing shopping and sales of certain delicacies shoot-up.  Some people even track sales of this item to track health of the economy of the country.

Which festival has such huge business significance? And where is it mainly celebrated?

Sunday, September 30, 2018

OBQ 1208: The apartment start-up

We have all heard about Garage start-ups, from HP to Apple but here is a new breed of start-up. This is an apartment start-up. This is the apartment linked to the humble beginning of this company, which is now a world beater.

Identify the company that was founded here.

Friday, September 28, 2018

OBQ 1207: The most likeable techie.

After co-creating one of the biggest tech company and quitting it, this founder has stayed true to his character and created/invested similar ventures.

Connect these images to a businessman.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

OBQ 1206: Desert outing for Billionaires.

What started as spiritual outing for a bunch of esoteric types is now probably the biggest informal gathering of billionaires in the world.

Identify the event from its logo.

Monday, September 24, 2018

OBQ 1205: Good ideas are no guarantee

Here is an individual who had all the great ideas on his different ventures , but his execution didnt always worked out well. In many cases other people did a better job at executing it.

Connect these images to a business personality.

Saturday, September 22, 2018

OBQ 1204: Changing the game.

This world sport is defined by too many rules and not just the rules about how the sport is played, but also how many time different tournaments are organized and where in the world.

However some legendary sportsmen and businessmen have come together to change that with launch of this tournament.

Identify the tournament from its logo.

Thursday, September 20, 2018

OBQ 1203: Drone shot of Tulip boom.

Businesses are not always good at forecasting, governments are worse! Here is one such boom that went as badly as the Tulip booms of yesteryears.

Here is a drone shot of how the failure looks like.

Tell me what latest boom and bust am I referring to?

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

OBQ 1202: From classes to masses.

Typically you see companies launching popular brands first and then launching more premium offering, here is company known for some of the most sought after treats in the world which is now going bourgeois.

Identify the company.

Answer: Ferrero, The manufacturer of brands like Nutella and Tic tac