Change

Don’t Turn Around!

14 Oct , 2014  

My inspiration this time is the starting line of the famous ‘Ace of Base’ song – “Don’t Turn Around”. Do you know what the line is? Whenever I go on new assignments within the same organisation, I put a few of my ex reportees in ‘misery’. Yes, I admit that I liked it when they […]

Change

Change

14 Oct , 2014  

Getting calls from past colleagues in quest of new jobs is a normal occurrence these days. I typically do ask the real drivers to such aspirations if it’s just another bad day in office. Some of these calls provide good intel if the calls are from competitor mates. One such call recently turned into an […]

Emotions

The Eleventh Hour

14 Oct , 2014  

I start packing an hour before I leave home for my flights. And I do this every single time I need to travel, Domestic or International; I can safely say it’s become second nature to me. I can’t seem to remember how I got accustomed to this “great” habit of excelling in last minute start-ups […]

Out of The Blue

Saurez’s Bite

14 Oct , 2014  

I’ve never lost sleep over soccer. I’m also not a fan of Suarez, the famous Uruguay footballer but his infamous “bite” has been difficult to ignore – every news I clicked was talking about him and how he bit his opponent in an inconsequential moment and there were some great brands which used the “bite” […]

Communicate

Google it?

14 Oct , 2014  

How do you collect your information on a regular basis?” I’m sure we have a personal pattern i.e. newspapers; magazines; electronic media; internet; and social networks. Interestingly, I was told that only 20% of us read newspapers by habit. Fair enough, we spend so much time travelling to our offices which are mostly in Mars […]