Culture

December 5, 2016
Did you know that the Indian Space Research Organisation wants to “launch a single rocket carrying 83 satellites” in 2017? That would be a world record, you know. India has surely come long way from launching its first indigenous satellite, Aryabhata, in 1975. ISRO has made the country proud. To put a satellite in Mars' […]
October 31, 2016
“I  think women are foolish to pretend they are equal to men, they are far superior and always have been.” —Sir William Gerald Goulding   “When I joined Microsoft in 1987, I was the only woman in my hiring class. Nearly 30 years later, the landscape for women in computer science hasn’t improved—in fact, it’s […]
August 22, 2014
Mobile apps have well and truly arrived and the demand for mobile application developers is now higher than what it has ever been. India being the software development engine of the dot com era has smoothly transitioned into the mobile world as well and we're seeing some good mobile development companies emerge in the recent […]
April 14, 2014
No matter what kind of company you're running today, the use of technology is inevitable. You're either using some kind of technology product or service to run your business. Furthermore, as your business scales, the requirement to build your technology becomes more and more pressing. Enter the awesome developer. The answer to all of your […]
April 8, 2014
No company is flawless. As the promoter of a company, you can never keep everyone happy. There will always be something that you do in your company that can be done better or even something that just isn't right about it. This happens to the best of the companies as well, including the ones that […]
March 7, 2014
  I have worked at 4 companies. Each of the companies were a lot of fun, and have given me a lot of learning. I’m at my 4th company, which is helping companies hire great developers. For anyone who is familiar with the hiring process, the technical part is just one part of the process. […]
February 8, 2014
  It all starts by trying to solve a day to day solution. But as time moves on, the solution becomes the problem. Not because it isn't doing it's job; because it opens newer problems. And newer problems mean newer solutions. And as you're playing this game of problems and solutions, you're created a company […]
January 17, 2014
Have you ever seen a school of fish? In the ocean a large group of fish move together, as if they were one entity. And they moved fast. And when a new fish joins it, it doesn't really think about moving fast; the school just takes it along and the new fish moves as fast […]
January 16, 2014
That’s obvious right? I mean, who wouldn’t want an iPad. But the point I’m trying to make here is bigger. As a HR professional, how often have you been faced with a situation where you’ve had to reward a resource for their outstanding work, outside of appraisals. If your company has been doing well for […]
January 15, 2014
The last twenty years or so has been a testament to individuals or a small group of individuals looking at a way particular thing is done and saying, ‘I can’t believe that we still do it this way. I/we’ve got to change that!” Take ex-investment banker Bobby Youakim. He found the process of going to […]