Category Archives: Execution

Fueling the next 20 percent productivity rise with digital analytics

Business needs to raise productivity more than ever. Thanks to innovations in digitization and analytics, four new methodologies can yield the productivity breakthroughs organizations need. Read More

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Are we a victim of your own success ?

I quite agree to this article on Harvard Business Review, something worth pondering. Why don’t successful people and organizations automatically become very successful? One important explanation is due to what I call “the clarity paradox,” which can be summed up in four … Continue reading

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The Harder I Work, The Luckier I Get

Author : Mark Suster Overnight success. It’s one of the biggest myths in the tech industry. It’s an ongoing struggle to overcome this bias. I say “struggle to overcome” because I care about young people entering our industry with a set of … Continue reading

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Lessons from New Product Launches–Cell Zone to iPad

Joan Schneider and Julie Hall of Schneider Associates, coauthors of the HBR article “Why Most Product Launches Fail,” explain how to attract and maintain consumers’ attention.

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Sustainable Business Metrics, KPIs and Other Strategies for Measurement

Playing on Jack Welch’s words, “If it can be measured, it can be managed [and improved]”. And that’s what sustainable business success requires in a continuous interplay: Goal Setting and Measurement. To understand where we are, where we can be, … Continue reading

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Stop Blaming Your Organization Culture

Organization Culture is very vital as it has a substantial influence on everyday actions and performance of individuals and teams. Organization Culture is a set of deeply embedded, self-reinforcing behaviours, beliefs and mindsets that determine, “how we do things around … Continue reading

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Startup Research

A good presentation by Simone Brunozzi, Italy that will save time and Reduce the Mistakes when starting your Business Startup Research (Founder Institute, San Francisco, March 8th, 2011) View more presentations from Simone Brunozzi

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The Hard Part and Soft Part of Organization Process

Any Organization Processes has 2 Parts , The Hard Part i.e. Processes, Procedures, Measurement, Metrics, Structures, Tools etc. and The Soft Part i.e. Ideas, Fears, Excitement, Resistance, Attitudes, Buy-In of the People who do the hard part. Which is more … Continue reading

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Why do Indian Media Companies suck @ Internet ?

India has witnessed a tremendous growth in its media and entertainment business. In the past decade, we have seen the growth of billion dollar home grown media conglomerates like Network 18, Zee, UTV, Reliance ADA, Yash Raj, NDTV, Bennett & … Continue reading

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Design for the Novice, Configure for the Pro

I recently wrote about my philosophy of minimalism that “less is more” with the mantra “when in doubt, leave it out.” I’ve had a long-standing rule of thumb in product design, which I call “design for the novice, configure for … Continue reading

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