Jugaad and High Tech – A Potent Combination

And for a Friday, attending an Indo-US Global wedding in the marriage Capital of India, New Delhi…. some thoughts…. New Delhi, compared to any other city in India, is the preferred Marriage destination, to what is now globally marketed as the “Big Indian Monsoon Weddings”. Justifiably so, cos the Event Managers are so innovative and…

Philanthropy – An Indian Connect

And for a Diwali Friday, amidst all the fun, laughter, booze & Diyas & much reduced sound crackers…. some thoughts…. Diwali is a Pan India Hindu festival, the biggest in North, as compared to the rest of India. Pooja is bigger in Bengal, Onam in Kerala, Dussera in Karnataka but no matter what, kids enjoy…

Retirement Planning

And for a Friday into the last Quarter of 2017, in the commercial capital of India…… some thoughts…… In these VUCA times, most degrees and experience on a job, particularly factor Experience on the same job, has lost all relevance. What matters is Learnability and Adaptability. Voluntary or forced retirements will be unavoidable and hence…

Taj And India – An Eternal Connect

And for a Friday at the Chambers of the Taj Palace Hotel, some thoughts…… Taj Palace Hotel never stops to amaze me, every stay is memorable. The Palace wing has history written all over. Whilst the Tata Group is undergoing leadership change, the Taj Hotels too has a new chief, Rakesh Sarna, an International Hotelier…

Victory of Good Over Evil

And for a Dussehra Friday, full of festivities, let all of us irrespective of caste, Religion, Language or Race, celebrate the Victory of Good over Evil. This day should inspire all of us to fight against all Evils and the biggest of all Evils in India is “CORRUPTION”. Let us not blame others. We are…