New trend of Open Source led startups from India raising funding
To Divide is To Conquer. Brands, Assemble.
The Whole is greater than the sum of its parts - Aristotle. Over the decades of my career, there are 2 business leaders I have really admired and followed their industry quite passionately. One of them is Sir Martin Sorrell and the other one-I-will-blog-about-later 😉 These two are my professional inspirations. Hint - these two... Continue Reading →
The Journey Home…
I was 8 years old when I first used a computer. It might not seem like a big deal today where toddlers operate iPads like pros. It definitely was a big deal in 1984 , when my father got me an AT/XT. The orange monochrome monitor with its floppy drives and the blinking cursor waiting... Continue Reading →
The uniquely identifiable Black Sabbath's "I am Iron Man" riff plays in the background as I restart my blog posts after almost 4 years. I recently read an article by Rahul @matthan in the Mint that really piqued my interest. He wrote about the need for "Polymaths" in today's world. Intrigued by his argument I... Continue Reading →
BOSE, Cargill, Mars(yep-the candy one), ToysRus, SAS, McKinsey, Forbes, Levis, Del Monte Foods, Bausch & Lomb, and soon-to-be DELL. They all have one thing in common. They are all PRIVATELY held SUCCESSFUL companies. Yep. You read that correctly. These companies are not listed in any stock market in the world - and most of them... Continue Reading →
Business Value of IT – ?? !! Exactly !
Having been in technology business for the last decade and a half, never has the question of 'what is the value of IT' been louder than it is today. Whenever I pickup a business magazine like HBR, I have always come across an article on how the CEO or owner of a company needs to... Continue Reading →