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Technology Work

Working with markdown and gitbook

For those of you who don’t know yet, I have shifted tracks to heading a tech team in a start-up. This firm focuses on helping first time home buyers with the largest hurdle in home buying, the down payment. HomeCapital is India’s first home down payment assistance program. At HomeCapital, one of the immediate challenges […]

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Personal

Ego

Disclaimer: This is a personal post, and you may want to skip this if you are here for technical or functional posts. I was right. I was certain that I was. The other person had made a couple of good points, and was adamant on a couple of them. However, I knew in my heart […]

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Analytics

Data, Reporting and doing what’s right

Data is being used to showcase that vaue has been generated. In order to do this, the most beautiful reports have to be eeked out. Now if you are a follower of Avinash Kaushik and don’t like data pukes, then you would be aghast at some of the reports that agencies in India tend to […]

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Analytics Business

Data the new Oil

Any analysis team would work day and night to justify the reason for their being. There are enough articles being shared on the internet on arriving at a Return on Investment for Analytics (RoIA). However, the main service that any of these teams did was to crunch business data into A-has. This hasn’t changed over […]

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Business

A fortress of regulations

For the past 6 months or so, I have been involved in building up a fintech based business. You might have seen me post about real estate and how the young Indian workforce needs help to own a house. This organization is HomeCapital which provides home down payment assistance for first time home buyers. In […]

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Work

Why Working Class Indians Still Struggle to Buy a Home & What Can One Do?

There’s room at the top they’re telling you still But first, you must learn how to smile as you kill If you want to be like the folks on the hill A working-class hero is something to be John Lennon When you think about it, a working-class hero with a dream to build a home […]

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Business

Helping GenZ find their place

A few decades back, the only time a fresh out of college fledgling would consider buying their own house was when they contemplated marrying and even then within a joint family system they saw buying property as investment. Over time, with escalating rents and increased self independence, the robust Gen Z is showing an inclination […]