Acuitas is the Latin word which means sharpness of the vision. While meeting its high academic quality standards it carries an eclectic and diverse mix of papers from every field of management. Its objective is to disseminate knowledge of interdisciplinary research and cross-functional issues.
Acuitas - The journal of Management Research is a bi-annual journal of Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Management Studies and Research, Deekshabhoomi Nagpur. It is a peer reviewed National journal. Addressed to management practitioners, researchers and academicians. Acuitas aims to engage rigorously with practices, concepts and ideas in the field of management, with an emphasis on providing managerial insights. The journal is an, academic endeavour, committed to encouraging research in the management field.
The journal provides the forum for the dissemination of new ideas and innovation in every field of management.
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Acuitas – The journal of Management Research provides an outlook of research advancements and understandings in the field of management and its all aspects. It publishes research papers, case studies and book reviews that consider issues regarding management. The current issue includes papers those are interdisciplinary in nature but the major disciplines covered in this issue are Operation Research Management, Marketing Management, Finance and Human Resource Management.
First paper is authored by Mrs. G. Kavitha, titled “A Study on Consumer Attitude towards Credit cards in Coimbatore city” which contributes in the area of Marketing Management and the study attempts to find the spending pattern, behavior of the credit card holders and factor influencing the customers in selection of credit card.
Second paper is on Financial management titled “Binary Options and Real Assets” authored by Tumellano Sebehela which conceptually links traits of binary options and real options in the broader sense.
Third paper is from the area of Financial management, titled “South African Equities Market and Stock Market Crisis” authored by Kagiso Madimabe and T. Sebehela, which illustrates that Johannesburg Securities (JSE) performed poorly overall and this kind perform is consistent with what many stock exchanges experienced during financial crisis.
Fourth paper is contributed by S. Subramaniam in the area of Human Resource Management, titled “Global recession and Human Resource Development its Management Challenges, Strategies and Outsourcing” which is all about the effect of global recession on organizations and the strategies adopted by management during such recessionary period.
Fifth paper is from the area of Human Resource Management, which attempts to find out the satisfaction of holding and estate tappers across four factors namely monetary factors, work conditions, welfare benefits and health and hygiene factors. The titled of the research paper is “Labour Management in Rubber Holdings and Estates of Kanyakumari District” by Frank Sunil Justus.
Sixth and the last paper ponder upon some strategies that hurt innovation. In addition, based on some of the cases of past recession-hit companies, it also identifies some practical and widely applicable strategies of HRM function that companies can tag on to overcome these barriers and stop innovation halting and the title of the research paper is “Innovative HRM strategies-a device to optimize bottom-line" by Sarwath Khizrana, which is again from the area of Human Resource Management.
The prime goal of Acuitas is to disseminate the ideas and thoughts about management to academicians, researchers, practitioners and all those who can benefit from it. It aims to include paper from all over the world without any discrimination.
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Call for Papers
"ACUITAS" is a biannual publication of Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Business Management Studies and Research Deekshabhoomi, Nagpur. Its objective is to create a platform, where ideas, concepts and application related to every field of Management can be shared and spread. Its focus is on pure research applied research and emerging issues in Management and Technology.
In this context research papers are invited from academicians, practicing managers and professionals.
Guideline for Final Paper :
Paper Presenters should send a soft copy of their papers through e-mail:
Specification for Papers :
All Final Papers should be send on the following e-mail id: daimsracuitas[at]gmail.com
All final papers submissions must have a title page, discipline, sub-theme of the paper, the name (s) of the author (s), affiliation (s), complete address of all authors including phone, fax, e-mail address, and biographical note (s) (max.100 words) of the author (s).