This year, I came across two words that I have previously never used or heard in mainstream conversation. You guessed it – Asymptomatic and Comorbidity. Let’s say the usage went ‘viral’! A day or two after an official, somewhere in the world, talked about comorbidities, it was the theme in office blocks nearby. The deliberationsContinue reading “Simpler words”
Should educational institutions be using a video calling and meeting solution or a solution that helps get the task of educating children efficiently? Difficult circumstanced necessitated the adoption of Zoom. It nevertheless opens up a range of security and learning efficacy challenges. I recently wrote on the safety challenges that Zoom need to address. LargeContinue reading “Full Featured Learning Experiences for Schools, Not Video Meetings”
I was 15 when I read Rendezvous with Rama by Arthur C Clarke and discovered space fiction! What a story that was even though some concepts were beyond me. Recently, I was reminded of the key aspects of the book when I read about the interstellar object that passed through our solar system. At thatContinue reading “Science, Creativity and Imagination”
This is supposed to be the age of transparency, empathy and connectedness. Can we please agree on what the real brand is? Advertising is photo enhanced. Situations are all about perfect locations, beautiful happy moments or scary ones depending on product category. Advertising success invariably is shown as looking down upon someone else. Deviousness insteadContinue reading “Cardboard People, Photoshopped Beauty and Real Brands”
Success can be misinterpreted. One can believe that the method that helped reach a goal once will also provide similar results the next time. We seek to drive that as a best practice or create rules. Somewhere in this need to scale success we lose the ability to listen and collaborate.
The customer experience must be at the heart of an organisationâ€™s decision making. Clarity, Capability and Creativity is essential to develop human-technology experiences.
What is “Entrepreneurship”? It is not about finding funds from venture capitalists in an easy market. It is not about making money with the help of policy interventions by government. It is about creating opportunities where seemingly none exists, it is about taking risks with a big heart, it is often about proving naysayers wrong.Continue reading “Optimism, Entrepreneurship and Wind of Change!”
Every 3 minutes an Indian dies in a road accident. Do automotive companies address Road and Traffic Safety as part of CSR initiatives?
Automotive companies talk about safety built in their vehicles, but do they promote safe driving habits among consumers?
They say cricket is a religion in our country. So here is a thought for you to consider. The world cup was not won for us by umpires. It was won by players, each of whom played a role. In each and every interview, the players talked about all the hard work they had putContinue reading “Outsourcing of a Revolution will not work.”