New realities for the future

Some spring cleaning lead to this post. Yes. Out stumbled an old Nokia E 61i. It was a

SingularityU’s India Summit

Lee Sedol is a name that I wont forget in a hurry. For he carried the weight of

Deep work & distractions

To be a champion is easy. The best of champions make it appear easy, that is. That perhaps

Notes for 2016

Imperatives are best made after the euphoria of the moment dies down. Well, 2016 is upon us and of course, the celebrations are past their prime. It is left to the arrival of the odd greeting card, to remind us that the year is new. Resolutions have always been a bit more than distant for

One of a kind

Facilitation. Now, that’s a much abused word. There was a time when anybody with a PowerPoint deck, platform

‘U’ turns

“The boss isn’t competent”. “The job isn’t meaningful”. “Colleagues / partnerships are insensitive”. “My health is going downhill and I don’t have the time to work on it”. “People resort to unfair means to get ahead and I don’t want to do the same”. “I cant get to work on my passions. The turkdom of daily

Small problems with big data!

Conversations on Twitter have a unique ability to set off reflection and propel further conversation and thought. This invariably builds and shapes our collective ecosystem of sorts.  Especially so, when the conversation is between people who you watched from a distance, making a difference! 🙂 This post is a thought assortment, after spotting a conversation

Wheels of Change!

Its a bright, brilliant Sunday. My nephew, who is all of seven years, is up and about. As I slip on the running shoes, he wants to smell the outdoors with me. ‘Lets walk’. He says. It isn’t often that such privileges nudge me. I agree in a flash His seven year old legs are

The lost art of fine conversations

Conversations after all the binding paste for several things. For a relationship to blossom. For a transaction to

New clues

Some years ago, I chanced upon a book. The chancing was a large dollop of serendipity that came

Working with young minds – Some Reflections

The last fifteen days presented me with two opportunities of interacting with young minds. Two different groups. The second was at the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS). This is placement season at various campuses. The idea of sharing some macro contexts, relating it to what we do on a daily basis was to enable