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business plan, problem solving, behavior change, design behaviors, startup pitch

Why the ‘Problem’ and ‘Solution’ based format is broken?

For decades every presentation be it a startup pitch, a corporate project or a government plan started out with the sacred ‘Problem’ slide, followed by the equally respected ‘Solution’ slide. I’m voting we modify this format, even for worthy problems and

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business plan, problem solving, behavior change, design behaviors, startup pitch

Why the ‘Problem’ and ‘Solution’ based format is broken?

For decades every presentation be it a startup pitch, a corporate project or a government plan started out with the sacred ‘Problem’ slide, followed by the equally respected ‘Solution’ slide. I’m voting we modify this format, even for worthy problems and

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kindle behavior, reader behavior, publishing industry, amazon disruption

Can I buy a few pages Mr. Publisher?

The idea of allowing readers to purchase a book incrementally is not new. We’ve seen startups such as inkling.com attempt to do this in education, where students hate the idea of buying an entire reference book. There’s LonelyPlanet which sells

kindle behavior, reader behavior, publishing industry, amazon disruption

Can I buy a few pages Mr. Publisher?

The idea of allowing readers to purchase a book incrementally is not new. We’ve seen startups such as inkling.com attempt to do this in education, where students hate the idea of buying an entire reference book. There’s LonelyPlanet which sells

Innovation Abuse – the new corporate evil to watch out for.

The word “innovation” is blatantly abused by companies, especially by veterans in the Tech industry who struggle to keep up with smarter competition from startups. For a moment, consider all the ideas that get approved, the huge funding that gets sanctioned,

Innovation Abuse – the new corporate evil to watch out for.

The word “innovation” is blatantly abused by companies, especially by veterans in the Tech industry who struggle to keep up with smarter competition from startups. For a moment, consider all the ideas that get approved, the huge funding that gets sanctioned,

My baby needs an invisible car seat. Oh wait, it can be done!

Car seats work only when the baby stays inside them. I’m convinced that toddlers in India cannot be expected to stay inside car seats. Here’s why – The road is full of drama and often the action here is stranger

My baby needs an invisible car seat. Oh wait, it can be done!

Car seats work only when the baby stays inside them. I’m convinced that toddlers in India cannot be expected to stay inside car seats. Here’s why – The road is full of drama and often the action here is stranger

Valuable hires for making your company future-ready.

As the world becomes increasing data driven and consumers become increasingly distracted and cognitively unavailable, there is going to be a massive need for smart people who can build products that allow for such conditions. Not folks who are plain smart, but

Valuable hires for making your company future-ready.

As the world becomes increasing data driven and consumers become increasingly distracted and cognitively unavailable, there is going to be a massive need for smart people who can build products that allow for such conditions. Not folks who are plain smart, but

online behavior, ecommerce user behavior, website design

Facing the truth of E-commerce. The business of selling pixels.

Over the last few weeks, I’ve had in-depth conversations with three different e-commerce businesses. 1. An online aggregator for offline designers across India, selling unique accessories for men and women. 2. A peer-2-peer social lending (microfinance) platform where one can give

online behavior, ecommerce user behavior, website design

Facing the truth of E-commerce. The business of selling pixels.

Over the last few weeks, I’ve had in-depth conversations with three different e-commerce businesses. 1. An online aggregator for offline designers across India, selling unique accessories for men and women. 2. A peer-2-peer social lending (microfinance) platform where one can give

The End of “Do Not Touch”.

Remember the old days when retail spaces had “DO NOT TOUCH” posters that instructed customers to stay away from products and display pieces. Those days are probably over. Even the small-store owner in the heart of India admits that he

The End of “Do Not Touch”.

Remember the old days when retail spaces had “DO NOT TOUCH” posters that instructed customers to stay away from products and display pieces. Those days are probably over. Even the small-store owner in the heart of India admits that he