OCTOBER 4, 2017
25 years ago, I remember a day in the chemistry lab. The lab assistant gingerly removed a lump of shiny white substance from a jar of kerosene. Using a knife he cut a sliver of it. I held the sliver with a pair of forceps and dropped it in a beaker of water. To my surprise, the sliver started darting in water as if it had a life of its own and in an instant it exploded into flame.
AUGUST 10, 2017
I got hooked to Masterchef Australia 6 years ago thanks to my wife and kids . I have watched all the seasons and most of the episodes which I can accommodate in my travel schedule.
Amongst the many yummy recipes which have been explored , my observation of Masterchef Australia in the last 6 years is on how the show has scaled new heights every season.
AUGUST 9, 2017
Let me start with a confession. For the last couple of months, I have been feeling very restless and preoccupied. While juggling the challenges faced in scaling up a business and managing existing social/personal commitments, it is easy to lose direction and get caught in an endless treadmill where velocity gets sacrificed to speed.
OCTOBER 1, 2015
It is that time of the year. When all companies start or are in the midst of the Annual Planning Process depending on their financial calendar.
Which picture reflects your current process? The one on the left or the one on the right?
Don't worry, you can be frank with yourself.
AUGUST 5, 2015
2 news articles have triggered this write up in the last 24 hours.
The 1st Article appeared in the ET Healthworld (4th Aug 2015) mentioning the GoI’s intent to make the voluntary uniform code of pharmaceutical marketing practices (UCPMP) mandatory for the pharmaceutical and medical devices industry.
OCTOBER 30, 2015
I am not a statistician. Nor am I an economist or even an Industry top honcho. Nor am I anyone backed by reams of data on economic growth, consumer-purchasing patterns,s, etc. I am an ordinary upper-middle-class person staying in one of India’s most expensive cities: Gurgaon.
JULY 3, 2015
I love swimming. It is one of the few…ok very very few exercises that a heavyweight like me enjoys. Being immersed in water makes me feel lighter. And even after swimming consistently, there is no irritant of sweat dripping and misting my glasses. Yes, the water is a wonderful world.
JUNE 23, 2015
I have a confession to make. I spent considerable time to research a Pharmaceutical Brand / Product Managers Job Description. I wanted to have evidence in front of me that the skills emphasised for the Brand Manager are more ‘left brained’ i.e. Analytical skills , Forecasting skills etc.