• Enabling Intelligent Marketing

    My Keynote presentation from NASSCOM MARTECH Confluence 2017 on the topic of Digital Transformation: Enabling Intelligent Marketing. Drawing the Technology Landscape for Intelligent Marketing A hype-free overview of intelligent technologies for marketing. This session will also cover the uses, ROI and challenges of these technologies.  

  • Generate Short Term wins

    Leading Digital Transformation (Step 6)- Generate short-term wins

    Consistently produce, track, evaluate and celebrate volumes of small and large accomplishments – and correlate them to results of the digital transformation. “Track your small wins to motivate big accomplishments.” – Teresa Amabile Motivation is critical to leading digital transformation or any other big change. Motivation comes from organizational momentum that comes from a combination of Digital action and continuous small or big wins at regular intervals. Digital Transformation Momentum= Digital Action X (Short-Term Wins) Here are some of my key lessons learnt on generating short-term wins and fueling the big change of digital transformation: Communicate Wins/Results in Sesame Street terms One of my very good friend and colleague always…

  • UFO or NASA drones?

    I am curious about UFOs but I never write such articles but what we saw tonight makes me curious to share it with all of you. These may be a personal flying drone, drone or may be a UFO. Today 8/13/2014 between 9:10-9:20 PM PST we saw 2 flying objects on the west side of San Ramon. These were identical to stars but bigger and they were moving quite fast, can these be UFO. Both of these objects were identical and totally distinct from aeroplanes in the sky. They were not as fast as you see them in video as part of it was due to me holding the camera and trying…

  • World population and per capita income

    A very interesting map infographic from National Geographic that shows where and how the population of 7 billion lives. The map shows population density; the brightest points are the highest densities. Each country is colored according to its average annual gross national income per capita, using categories established by the World Bank. The most amazing thing for me on this infographic is how World population and per capita income have been shown in co-relation with things like Life expectancy, years of education, literacy rate, fertility rate, new migration rate, phone subscriptions, cars, carbon dioxide emissions etc. Here is one of the correlations with world population and per capita income and…