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Lessons from Project Management

The PMBOK guide to Project Management describes many best practices, one of them being capturing the Lessons Learned as the project ends. Following are some the lessons that I have learned out of numerous projects that I have managed or have been part of.   Planning It is not hard to imagine situations where promising […]

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Social Engineering & Financial Frauds

As an email user, receiving spam in your email inbox bearing the names of popular banks or government departments on the pretext of releasing some funds to you as beneficiary is a routine. It’s simply unbelievable why someone would give you so much money? No logic. But once in a while there are better crafted […]

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Coke Studio – Experiment, Alternative

Ever complained about the trash that gets produced in Indian music industry? Major portion of Indian music comprises of Bollywood film music and like any other industry there is pressure to make money. With increasing movie launches and decreasing shelf life, the movies quickly loose attention of the audience. Producers believe that great music and songs […]

StartUp

Start-up Culture @ Corporate

“We need fresh blood in the team”, I overheard a senior manager say to another. May be they weren’t moving in the right direction or may  be they were not moving at all! But that was some years ago. Now I hear them say “We need start-up culture”. A lot has been written and said […]

Steve

Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson

My first contact with Apple was when I was in school and was visiting my friend’s place. Her dad’s coulourful laptop was lying around and I couldn’t help but press a few keys. It was an iBook in blueberry colour. Years later when I got a job, I would buy an iMac on 12 months’ installments. Later on I […]

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