April 5, 2018

You had me at hello!

Yes, Jerry McGuire is one of my all-time favourite movies. I am an unabashed fan of that movie. Let us get that out of the way. The deeper question that I am […]
May 4, 2017
Caesar’s Wife Must Be Above Suspicion

Caesar’s Wife Must Be Above Suspicion

Pompeia was the wife of the great Julius Caesar. In 62 BC she hosted the festival of the Bona Dea (“good goddess”),  which no man was permitted to attend. However a young […]
April 13, 2017
Hands holding the heart

Looking Good vs. Being Good

What kind of a team mate do you want to be? We are an organization that places a big premium on individuals living the values of the organization. One of our values […]
August 24, 2016
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How Leaders Emerge

This post was first published in Linkedin Pulse by the author. As organizations grow, there is a need for more people in the team to emerge as leaders. A high potential employee […]
August 12, 2016
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The Invisible Facilitator

Two weeks ago someone dropped in to our office to interview for the role of facilitator. The interview itself went off quite well and the candidate seemed to have checked off most […]
May 3, 2016
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Why I Hate HR

Hate is a very strong word that I rarely ever use. But in the context of this article, it seems quite appropriate. Before many of my friends in this function/profession take offence, […]
March 21, 2016
Vuja De

The Importance of Vuja De

Vuja De – what a beautiful concept! Derived from deja vu, the phenomenon where an event happens and you feel that it has happened before, vuja de is the direct opposite. It’s […]
December 15, 2015
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Top 10 Blog Posts of 2015

As the year draws to a close, we look back at the year to see which are the Top 10 blog posts that attracted the most traffic to our website. These 10 […]
December 5, 2015
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Do startups need to invest in Team Building?

And suddenly, we hear more & more news of startups – but for all the wrong reasons! First it was the food ordering startup TinyOwl, that garnered much attention because of laying […]
May 10, 2015
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Dil Mein Betaabi Hai Agar……..

We are growing. From being a two man show – to being this happy bunch of nine – we skipped the teens totally and now are 21. Yes, we have come of […]