Happy New Year 2019 to all.
Purchased a Nokia 6 yesterday from Croma store at Horniman Circle yesterday on the way back from watching the Kala Ghoda Arts Festival.
We all get numerous messages which are fake on WhatsApp and forward it without giving it too much thought. Thejesh GN has written on his blog about these forwards, with suggestions on how WhatsApp could handle fake news. It is important that you verify things you hear on WhatsApp from another primary source. If you trust the […]
Pulimurugan is an action film starring Mohanlal and Kamalinee Mukherjee. It’s been a long while since we went for a movie. We only had a wedding reception chalked in to attend in the evening and so had booked to watch Aanandam in the evening. When my aunt called to ask if we could catch Pulimurugan […]
C Gopinath writes in The Hindu Business Line on the lack of attention on mid-level management in relation to the news related to Wells Fargo. I found this paragraph to be instructive and applicable to many organisations in India today: The problem lies in a managerial culture that has eviscerated the role of the middle manager. Mid-level managers […]
There are many resources for people in their 30s online. Sandeep Maheshwari has this video of the ultimate goal of one’s life and is addressed to an audience in their 30s.
When we mention digital banking today, what comes to mind are mobile apps and internet banking facility provided by our bankers. DBS, a bank from Singapore, changed that by launching Digibank. It applies the term to banking from end to end. I read about digibank first on Twitter via ads while a tweet from @sengupta made […]
Ruskin Bond wasn’t the first book I read or the book that got me reading but after my engineering, he’s one author along with Murakami who helped me handle my solitude. Interview in the Mint by Elizabeth Kuruvilla. Ruskin Bond: In Love with Solitude
There are moments when I wonder if I had done such and such a thing at such and such a time, how my life would have changed. I realize the importance of doing that thing at that time but never actually do it. That is what makes me average. People who know what to do […]
Human beings associate magic with things they do not understand. It is for a category of things that are not so spectacular so as to be associated with God. We logically conclude as above based on very limited understanding and with techniques that have not matured enough yet to give us a complete picture. But, […]