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Half_Girlfriend

Half Girlfriend

On a lazy Saturday afternoon, during the Diwali weekend, I saw this book lying unread on our bookshelf. Chetan Bhagat is an author who did huge waves with the launch of his first book, however book after book have been thrashed. There is something about CB and numbers. Half Girlfriend There is a lot of criticism floating around for Chetan Bhagat.… Read more →

Indian-Economy

Indian IT Industry

As an economy grows, businesses mature, their processes are set, the requirement of technology and process automation is felt. The growing IT spend in India seems to be largely fueled by start-ups and the Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) sector. Related: Credit Cards in India We need more products Why VC funding is important to SaaS industry Indian SEO Read more →

Customization in Retail Fashion

Back in the year 2006, when I was working for eYantra (which is a firm specializing in brand merchandise for corporates and corporate gifting), the buzzword in the merchandising industry was customization. If it was a good looking merchandise, then it’s value rose by nearly 30%-50% if you could customize it to the customers needs. That was the time we… Read more →

Credit Cards in India

With the e-commerce sector in India booming, a lot of foreign investors are looking to invest as PE funds in Indian e-commerce ventures. Unlike the Indian outsourcing story, wherein the business is a case of derived demand, the e-commerce stories are catering to the domestic market. With different reports sizing this industry around 5000+ Crores in INR per annum, this… Read more →

A Question of Ethics

Disclaimer: I do not have anything personal against IITians, in case you are one, then I am not judging YOU, do not take this personally. This is certainly not an IIT bashing post, but I prefer to think of it as a call to action. In case you have some clout in those areas, please think this through and do… Read more →