Monthly Archive: January 2016

Bringing out the best in others

About the Author: Vinit runs Tresonance Consulting and helps organizations in culture transformation; leadership development and vision & strategy deployment If Virender Sehwag is a world class batsman with a high instinct characteristic, what steps would you take to bring out the best in him? 1. You will of course...

Kick Starting the Indian Startups – Getting it Right!

Optimism in environment In my last piece I had said that the Goldilocks moment for startups was here. Indeed it is! Kick Starting the Indian Startups – Getting it Right! Optimism in environment I believe that the Goldilocks moment for startups is very much here! There is a certain air...

What’s your ‘peppermill’?

A lot of times as children and young adults, we roll our eyes when we have to follow certain family rituals; but as we move on to adulthood, parenthood and grandparenthood (if there is a word like that!), these moments are the ones that we remember most fondly. I had...

It’s the Goldilocks Moment for Startups!

Since Prime Minister Narendra Modi challenged young India with the clarion call, “Stand Up India, Start Up India” on August 15, 2015, all eyes have been trained on the Indian Startups. While activity had been building up over the last two to three years, startups have suddenly taken centerstage in...

Letter from a small town in America

About the Author: Mr K C Verma is a former Chief of the R&AW and this article was first published on The Wire. Earlier this month, on the Second of December, Syed Rizwin Farook and his wife, Tashfeen Malik, killed fourteen people in San Bernardino, before themselves being shot in a gun battle with...

Bringing out the ‘best’ in us

Recently at a family get together, my niece who has a great sense of humor which borders morbid at times, excitedly narrated an incident. She took it on herself to renew her driver’s license without greasing any palm and refused outright to take her husband’s help. More than to anyone...