Out of The Blue

Stop this jealous rant over CEO pay!

13 Apr , 2017  

During my callow youth, every morning as I got off my bike at work, I would see the notice, ‘Parking reserved for CEO’ . A beauty of a car stood there attended by a driver. I remember thinking that since a driver dropped the CEO, why was not that precious space left for lesser mortals like us. […]

Out of The Blue

The wild adventure of Working for Co-founder Couple!

5 Apr , 2017  

I know there are some fascinating stories of Co-Founder couples who have created great companies and of those who couldn’t take off. The next 3 minutes is for all those employees who worked, still working or maybe joining Co-Founder couples in the future. “Can I join your company” asked my wife recently during our morning […]

Change

I wish you get ‘fired’ someday!

16 Mar , 2017  

I wonder how many of us think about getting fired, it sure does cross the mind at some point in our complex career journey. Have you ever thought about how you should be treated if it ever happens to You? Let me not scare you, so let’s start with others, if someone you know well […]

Emotions

“Dear Mothers, Wives, Sisters & Daughters” You can’t be our co-workers…

8 Mar , 2017  

I was quite depressed when my elder daughter was born, now don’t raise your eyebrows, she is one of the most colorful things ever happened to me in my life, it was more due to the cold reaction of the nursing staff of the hospital, they kept saying, girl child, girl child in my mother […]

Change

Hire me! I failed my last assignment…

28 Feb , 2017  

Imagine you are hiring for a leadership position or any role for that matter, what would your obvious questions be? You ask for past achievements, drivers to change the job, future-plans if offered the job and other industry specific technical matters? Occasionally as an afterthought you may go beyond and ask about their failures, but, […]

Change

I still like to haunt my ex-Employers

16 Feb , 2017  

I wonder why some of us can’t “just walk away” from organisations that we have already quit! If you are the types who likes to keep in touch with former colleagues on a regular basis, then this is for you… It’s not uncommon to get calls from past colleagues who tell me how much they […]