The Value Adding Role Models

Long distance solitary travel typically require entertainment – music, books, movies etc. Sometimes, none of these are available – one prefers to sleep.

In one recent journey, I tried to sleep but couldn’t. I ended up making some abstractions about life stages, project team compositions and came up with a chain of thought roughly resembling what is given below! It all started with my mind recalling the details of a recent project… I first started a mental estimation of the effort involved & the team size that would be effective etc. Then it stuck me! Instead of the number, I should look at the kind of roles that the large project will need… Continue reading


Changing an electric bulb!

Recently, I participated in NASSCOM Engineering Summit conducted in Pune as one of two panelists for the roundtable discussion on “Telecom: Blending Costs and Innovation”. This post is a continuation of my views expressed during that event. Continue reading