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Bell Curve Is Here to Stay Even If You Got Rid of It
Many organizations are ditching Bell curve. The observation by Gauss became a religion. The the good Bell curve went bad. After seeing that using it has [...]
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Performance Management: How Bell Curve Got Screwed
Bell curve is well known, rather infamous. Now junked by many companies, it seemed very good way to improve organization performance management. It helped [...]
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Is Next Job Better for Work-Life Balance? Think Again!
One of the biggest problems these days is work life balance. Everyone complains about lack of it. Due to global dynamics you are always on toes. You may [...]
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11 Types of Architect Jobs (Only 3 Are Actual Architect Roles) Which You May Not Have Known
In technology companies, there is role of architect(s). There is a huge demand for competent architects.  Some are groomed within the organization. Some [...]
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Clean India Initiative: Building the Case for Project Management Office
Most intolerable things about India – the filth, lack of civic amenities and civic sense. In spite of rising incomes in terms of currency, it remains [...]
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Indian IT Service: Want to survive? Downgrade to CMM Level 3 from Level 5
There is spurt of doomsday predictions for Indian IT service. There are many bloggers emerging. All are stating one reality. The  outsourcing party is [...]
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6 Reasons Why I do not like IoT(Internet of Things) Hype
IoT is the buzzword today. Everyone is jumping into this ocean. Few words of caution if you are among those. #1 IoT existed for over 15 years at least [...]
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Women @ Work. A Thank You Note
Last year, I had an overseas intern. An American intern with no connection to India. He was quite surprised with what he saw here in Bangalore office [...]
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Indian R&D Management- Bringing Together Universities and Industry: 4 *Urgently* Needed Steps
It was an innovation project outside the regular product development. We needed advanced Image processing expertise. And, we did not have the right [...]
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Importing R&D Hardware: How History is Holding Back Global R&D from India
1717 AD. Calcutta. Fort William. There were encouragements to do export business. Global business is good. There were tax breaks for export oriented units. [...]
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Job Offer with Unbelievable Pay Hike? Congrats! But, Do These 3 Vital Checks
Okay. One more resignation. The reasons are again the same. More money. Much more than here. Of course, the long term career seems clearer there. If one [...]
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Awards are difficult, but not for Nobel Prize Committee
Jun 2014. Weekly meeting with the project managers who worked with me. ” We need to recognize people. Let us give away some awards.” We had [...]