This is written without any grudge, agenda or prejudice. This is something spontaneous.
So, we are all in the throes of a political battle and we all have our STRONG opinions on who should be elected, blah, blue, blee.
Facebook-WhatsApp deal: Is paying Rs 1 lakh crore for a free app, a Masterstroke or a Maha Blunder?
They sit you down, in a manner reminiscent of school
Assuming that the term 'Business Model' is the same as 'Revenue Model' is assuming that the word 'aspiration' means 'inspiration'. Then, you might as well assume that the surname Singh is the same as Kejriwal.
Let us assume that the two of us are wannabe entrepreneurs and have invented a revolutionary 'ice-making machine'. What's revolutionary about it? Well, we still don't know, but we have some fancy 'concepts and ideas'. Above all, we desperately want to be entrepreneurs!
There is something utterly fascinating about old civilizations. They represent colossal triumphs of human thought, in eras where muscle ruled over the mind. And yet within the confines of such adrenaline infused surroundings, small pockets of cerebral hope tantalizingly blossomed. All because the citizenry within, began to explore interesting possibilities.
There was not a single dry eye at the Wankhede Stadium that day. Millions across the nation paused, at that very off beat non-prime time slot, and perked up their ears to listen to what the little man was saying. Because after twenty four glorious years, Indian crickets greatest flag bearer was drawing stumps on an epic innings. Every emotion laced word seemed to edify the realization; that the nation was losing the one man, whose fortunes had become the topic of everyday conversation, from residential dinner tables to corporate water coolers.
The early part of the fourteenth century, ushered in a magical period in Europe, indeed in all of human consciousness. Following hot on the heels of the depressing mediocrity of the Dark Ages, came an era of outstanding human thought, aptly called 'The Renaissance'.
How many times has a girl broken your heart? Once, twice, lost count? Did you find the 'perfect girl' - the one you could spend your life with, who suddenly vanished?
Exactly this time, this month, four years back, around 9 pm, I was in New York City on a business trip. After a long, dogged and rather unsuccessful day, I was finally on the way back to my apartment hotel.
Lessons from Symphonies
A much abused statistic from PowerPoint sessions of the present times; is that over 50% of the country's population is under 25 years of age.
When I heard that Flipkart had raised ANOTHER 200Mn US$ round in financing, my body went through hormonal changes. I was amazed at the strength of the Flipkart team and their business traction to raise such a massive sum; yet my calculative Marwari brain went a bit haywire.
'Unilever to boost reliance on crowdsourcing with eYeka' - News Item
Competitive ads can be fun.
What possible use could Twitter have for a zoo? How can a zoo use a social media platform like Twitter to drive engagement? It could talk about the exotic animals housed in the zoo (if there are such animals), it could talk about the zoo's many features and stuff like that. But are these guaranteed to drive engagement and ultimately an interest to visit the zoo? Unlikely.
2013 is a very special year for Cannes lions as the festival completes sixty amazing years of celebrating creativity, India joined the party late but nonetheless quickly made an impact with Fevicol in late 90's thanks to Piyush and his talented brother, Fevicol went on to become an icon for Indian creativity till Times of India and Agnello Dias took to the center stage.
Never mind how the locals say it. In mispronouncing the name of a foreign land, you truly make it yours.
Gossip over drinks at Gutter Bar is an oddly intimate experience. Maybe the alcohol there is spiked.
Contrary to popular Indian belief, the roads in Cannes are barely litter-free. All thanks to generously spewed cigarette butts.