Corporate Warrior – Peter Principle


After having read those brochures, Proto was still not sure; if he was ready to get on a call with a prospect. He flipped through those collateral several time, however was not able to understand any of them in its complete sense. He desperately needed help and Anto just seemed to be busy with his…

Obituary Bravia


I was enjoying a V.S. Naipaul novel, sitting in the open balcony along with the breeze which blew from the north. The clouds changed shape and position randomly and the frogs continued to cry, however there were no signs of rain. Last night was unusually silent and a long one and I was preparing to…

Thirty Three crore Gods and Indian Women


Counting on to the 33 crore gods whom we worship in our country – A few women dressed up in traditional attire was hell bent on performing a Puja (Prayer) in office. A few would be an understatement; I should rather say a majority of women dressed up in traditional attire. Two Ganesha idols kept…

Corporate Warrior – Proto meets Boss


As Proto waited in the office reception for the Boss to arrive, he was feeling restless. Damsel was busy working on a campaign and she was not taking her eyes off her laptop. As she handled multiple jobs she worked on campaign management and simultaneously managed the reception. Companies most often deployed a beautiful girl…

Corporate Warrior – Proto as a Farmer


Proto comes from a remote village, where his father owns a sugarcane farm. Had he not graduated he would have ended up in the farm with the pair of castrated Oxen owned by his father. Castration is the process of removing the male reproduction organs. This is a purposefully executed procedure on animals usually to…

Introducing – The Corporate Warrior


Set out in the high paced urban life; “The Corporate Warrior” intends to highlight the white collared crimes that exist and will continue to exist in everyday corporate life.   Most of us endure life with the hope of escaping from reality one or the other day; which is like a mirage in the concrete multi-storied corporations…

Pressure cooking the next generation!


Sharing a letter which I have posted to the chairman of a large school chain. Dear Mr.X, This letter comes to you as a token of appreciation and the great work that you have been doing in the field of Public School Education in India. At the same time, this letter also addresses concerns, anguish…

Lake Fables


Continuing from where I left on the last blog, about the nature that I viewed from a train, Lotus which is our national flower will soon become extinct, if we pretend to be ignorant. The land of thousand lakes as Lord Cornwallis referred Bangalore many years ago; is today facing encroachments from the land and…