It was during my high school days when I crammed up on everything sounding like ENIAC, UNIVAC, Ada Lovelace, Charles Babbage, Bill Gates, etc. It was for a computer quiz organized by the state gov and I was representing my college. I got 2nd prize and was very disappointed with…

I read Radical Candor sometime back and recently did a re-read. This is something that has really influenced or reinforced my leadership style — caring personally and challenging directly which makes up the top right quadrant of the radical candor framework that Kim Scott proposes in this book. The book…

Even though the book “The CIO Paradox” was written almost 8 years ago, its still very relevant and describes the challenges that are facing IT and technology leaders today.

Martha Heller has captured some of the key challenges of the being in a leadership role for a IT / technology…

In my experience and research, I have come across 7 dimensions of a modern digital transformation. Each of the these dimensions play an integral role in achieving a successful digital transformation. In this post, I will introduce these 7 dimensions.

7 Dimensions of Digital Transformation

But first, lets define what digital transformation means in our…

Black Box Thinking is a great read on failure. Or how to learn from it. A string of failures. How to turn a string of failures into repetitive testing and translate that into a string of marginal gains.

Matthew Syed delves into many examples of failures across different fields, how…

I typically don’t do reviews for memoirs. That too for a celebrity. But I will make an exception for PC or Priyanka Chopra. And now I have to be really careful as to what I say next (my wife is a die hard fan) :)

I am not a huge…

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