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Personal

Valentine’s Day

So its that time of the year again. When all the retailers and big brands of the world try to woo the lucky couples off to a romantic time and great gifts!! Fly a couple and get 10 tickets free, buy for two and get 10% off … is it really all just a marketing […]

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Funny

You’ve been an MBA for TOO long when…

You ask the waiter what the restaurant’s core competencies are. You decide to re-org your family into a “team-based organization.” You refer to dating as test marketing. You can spell “paradigm.” You actually know what a paradigm is. You understand your airline’s fare structure. You write executive summaries on your love letters. Your Valentine’s Day […]

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Books

Democracy

I just finished reading the sixth book of the Dune series. The story behind the plot is so esoteric that I do not want to divulge the details of the same in this blog … what is more interesting is that how the book sheds lights on issues like religion, governance and governance using religion. […]

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God as a Brand

I tend to have these philosophical discussions with my roomies. It can meander from God to Good and from behavior to endeavor. The works. If I document these entire discussions, then that itself would be a blog. So, one fine day we were discussing God. I know, its such a great topic … if only […]

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Personal

Life as we know it

My sister wrote this one … just too real!! Kudos Arati!! I trod upon the path of Life, Looking down at my feet each step. Suddenly I raised my eyes, Saw this wondrous sight, The unknown world I left behind, Spread upon the mountainside. Somehow I had failed 2 see, The places I had passed […]

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Work

Minutes

Well, they are not that minute after all!! I am talking about minutes of a meeting (MoM), and how critical are they in sending out messages to all the stakeholders of the meeting.

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Work

Lights out!

Well, here’s a little about me on the professional front. I manage the entire technology of a small corporate merchandising firm. People ask me (that includes my mother as well), what the h3LL is an IIM grad doing managing technology in a fledging firm? Arent they bred for big corporates? Answer is simple. Do what […]