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What makes a winner?

As the 6 Nations kicked off last weekend and Scotland once again could not regain the Calcutta Cup, I was left to reflect on what makes a winner.  820 more words


Timing Is Everything: The Foreign Worker's Levy

The recent hike in foreign workers’ levy by 100% in the manufacturing sector has for once received the united opposition from all trade associations and industry organisations. 502 more words

IITB Republic Day Biathlon 2016

With an efficient government starting several path breaking initiatives, 2016 promises to be a memorable year. One very exciting initiative for learners of competitiveness focusing on venture competitiveness, may be the ‘Start-up India Summit’ where our PM and Team launched/declared an… 334 more words



We are facing a future where illusion and virtual reality is beginning to overtake reality in a substantial way. I turned 18 in 2004. In 2004 Facebook, MySpace, AOL Messenger were really starting to come into use as a major source of communication and influence. 625 more words

Great News, the Income Tax Is Being Abolished! (but Read the Fine Print)

There is some very good news to share. The income tax will disappear in April.

But there’s also some bad news. The income tax is only being abolished in the Caribbean nation of Antigua and Barbuda, and there’s little reason to think that… 864 more words


The Future of Growth is a HE.

If growth had a gender, it would be male. At least based on the congress I was initially happy to attend, courtesy of WKO and a free ticket. 1,641 more words


How to Beat Failure With Key Performance Indicators

In the world of data today, we have tons of buzzwords and acronyms and I would like to talk about one: KPIs or Key Performance Indicators. 718 more words