India taxi aggregators – where is the money?

Taxi aggregation market in India is on the upswing for past decade. Fasttrack and Merucabs had been the some of the initial companies who made a big impact during late 2000s. And then came companies like Ola, Uber and TaxiForSure that took this whole taxi aggregation business to a completely new level. Types of taxi…

What car? Learning from personal experience

Buying a new car is always an exciting journey. No matter which category of car we are planning to go for, it always turns out to be an interesting time in our lives. For me personally, it took me one year to upgrade from Hyundai Santro to Honda Jazz, way back in 2010. Then again…

2016 Assembly Elections – Lessons for all political parties

The recently concluded 2016 Assembly Elections in states of Assam, Kerala, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu and West Bengal have shown some surprising results. While the winners claim these are expected and losers complain things went completely wrong for them, there are few lessons that can be applied to any election in general. There could be exceptions…

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Leadership insights from a creative organization

“Creativity, Inc. – Overcoming the unseen forces that stand in the way of true inspiration” is a book by Ed Catmull, the president of Pixar Animation and Disney Animation. Yes, it is a very long title. I came to know about from a list of favorite books mentioned by Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook founder. What intrigued…

Is the BJP Government losing its plot?

BJP stormed into power in the 2014 General Elections with massive acceptance from India public. With great success come greater expectations – and that is where the true strength of a victory is tested. There is no question that this Government is far better than the previous one – we have a cohesive government that…