Category: mba management

  • Search for the elusive Startup

    Search for the elusive Startup

    “Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.” Several times in my life I was almost a step away from starting a Startup. Applauded as great and novel ideas by the few whomever I have shared them with. Mostly due to time constraints and lack of capital (Bootstrapping didn’t help much), […]

  • Why don’t people mind their own business?

    Why don’t people mind their own business?

      (Want to) Make somebody happy today? Mind your own business. – Ann Landers I had to write this post out of frustration being caused by few people lately. I don’t understand the point in people poking their noses in to my matters and decisions which I never asked. I have always been ready to […]

  • Types of Startups !

    Now that we have an answer to “What do we need to start a startup?” comes the next question –  “What are the types of startups?” / “What type of Startup my company would come under?”As Steve Blank explains  in a detail here, the six types of Startups Lifestyle Startups : “The Passionate Startups”    […]

  • Dream Big !

    Between the great things we cannot do and the small things we will not do, the danger is that we shall do nothing.  – Adolph Monod Everyone wants to do great things and achieve greater goals. They even have great ideas to go with their capabilities. But still, the only thing that stops them from […]

  • People I Admire

    This post has been long overdue.Lying in my drafts to be posted for a few months, finally polished it and here it is.As we grow older, we find someone to look up to. Virtually everyone has someone that they admire. Over time, there have been several people who have influenced various aspects of my life, […]

  • Questions – Answers

    After a lot of CTRL+C and CTRL+V of quotes from all over the web (shamelessly! ), I thought of coming up with some unique quotes and here is the first one – Life is all about Questions and Answers. The more you ask yourself and the more you can answer makes your life better. By […]

  • How to start a Startup?

    Being a graduate in business I was always keen on how the market dynamics work. Going through the current market scenario, most success has been achieved by startups. I started finding my answers for “How to start a Startup?” One common thing among all Startups is Innovation. Innovation seems to be the flavor of the […]

  • You on Google!

    Ever tried googling your name?I know the answer…Yes!I do it frequently too.In 2005 when i used to google my name as a key word,i was expecting some where or the other i could find something that’s related to me on these millions of pages of web( look how dumb i was,without a web page or […]

  • Introspection..

    Sitting at Starbucks with myfavourite Black Coffee to pass the two hour break that i get at work,startedthinking what i learned in the last 3 years in United States.After an hour of introspection , i analyzed few things what Indian studentswho come to study abroad do not seem to understand.We ( including me & excluding […]

  • KISS – Keep It Short And Simple

    During one of my management classes my professor was giving a lecture on severalmanagement techniques and case studies… One of the most memorable case studies on Japanese management was the case ofthe empty soap box, which happened in one of Japan’s biggest cosmetics companies.The company received a complaint that a consumer had bought a soap […]