Kerala Model of Development – Obsolete?

And for the first Friday of 2018 in Gods Own Country, Trivandrum…. some thoughts…. The Kerala Model of Development has helped achieve Social and Educational development comparable to Western Countries in Kerala – low level of Infant Mortality, high level of literacy and life expectancy etc. etc. However, I think the role of that model…

Bye Bye 2017 – Welcome 2018

And for the last Friday of 2017, amidst all the fun & frolic of the Season….. some thoughts….. In India Christmas is a big Social Gettogether time. Schools closed, Family Lunches & Dinners, parties and all awaiting the impending New year celebrations. Good food….. Good Drinks….. Good times….. 2017 had many significant Global and National…

Social Justice In India – A Mirage?

And for a Friday in Chennai, of a hectic Political week, acquittal of A Raja and Gujarat Elections…. some thoughts…. Politics is tough business and the Business of Electioneering, a great Business proposition, requires Capital, Mission and Vision Statements ( Manifestos ), Organisation and Strategies. The Marketing Dept has to be very innovative with dynamic…

Corporate Governance in 21st Century

And for a Friday as Chairman of Governance Committee at BCCI – Board Compliance Seminar…. some thoughts…. Post the unfortunate misgovernance developments at the Iconic Institutions, Tatas and Infosys, the Role, Effectiveness and Accountability of the Board of Directors has come for sharp scrutiny and rightly so. India has ofcourse some great very well managed…