This week’s video was recommended by Karishma so a big thank you to her! Fyre is the ultimate tool for entrepreneurs to learn that scaling before having a miniaturized working model is akin to gambling with the business. It should open the eyes of investors, entrepreneurs, managers and employees that scaling is the easiest part […]Read More Video Of The Week: Fyre- The Greatest Party that Never Happened
2018 has had its fair share of highs and lows, and it wasn’t until my team summarized our progress through the year (personally and professionally) that the all-encompassing scale of this year was visible, and what a year it has been! Armed with this data, I’ll be evaluating and sending out the hits and misses […]Read More It Took this Infographic to Fully Appreciate 2018!
Just last year, I was writing praises of Ola’s product mix that allowed it to have the upper hand over Uber. In fact, I was so happy with Ola’s product strategy that not only did I endorse Ola Select’s benefits to all my friends & colleagues and open a corporate account with them but also […]Read More 3 Reasons Why I Believe OLA Has Lost Its Mojo
The horrendous experience travelling to Hyderabad was definitely salvaged by the quality of interactions I had at the Campden Regional Family Summit. The summit was followed by a co-investment workshop where startups pitched their ideas to a group of family offices for investment. While most of the ventures were the kind that would appeal to […]Read More Are Capsule Hotels the Future of Indian Hospitality?
I have been a loyal Jet Airways customer for the past couple of years. Unfortunately, that role made me a witness to their rapid descent from a premier airline into a confused brand, trying to be everything at the same time i.e. a full-service airline and a low-cost carrier. I believe that the downward spiral […]Read More 4 Reasons Jet Airways Has Been Reduced to Ashes
My mom sent me the link to this video last night which just happens to flow perfectly with my post on the “importance of ethics in successful start-ups”. These global fast food giants in India are selling junk and chemical compositions in the name of food. While it which may bring them lots of profits, […]Read More Is this fast food or chemicals acting as food?
As I pulled open the wrapper for an essential part of my movie-going experience i.e. the Almond Magnum ice-cream, the whiff of chemicals that went up to my nose almost made me vomit. Surprised that my innocuous ice-cream smelt like a chemical lab, I investigated the ingredients that made this marvel – they induced a second vomiting episode. […]Read More Magnum Ice-cream Ingredients!
“Any young man, who makes dowry a condition to marriage, discredits his education and his country and dishonours womanhood.” – Mahatma Gandhi The practice of dowry is a serious blotch on the rich cultural traditions in India. With one dowry related death every hour, it is alongside practices like sati and untouchability; heinous crimes […]Read More Martyrs of Marriage
I had recently written a post regarding unnecessary meddling in the Indian aviation sector by DGCA. A day after that Captain Gopinath wrote an article for the Economic Times which voiced similar concerns (albeit on a different tangent) on the sector too. Captain is a pioneer in the sector and I have a huge amount […]Read More LinkedIn’s Inmail Credit – An Example for Other Businesses to Follow