Aug 30

Career Paths Do Not Exist. If They Do, They Are More like Bangalore Traffic Lanes.

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Presentation time for my group. Human Resources manager presents the career paths that exist in the organization as I look on. “Good morning everyone. Let me walk you through the exciting career paths for you here!”. She went on to … Continue reading

Aug 07

Team Conflicts: How to Clear Mental Blocks, Stop Fights and Bring Back Good Times? Host a Listening Session

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Imagine this. You have a critical project. The people with right expertise have been brought together.The project is in critical stage. All stakeholders know the members who are dedicated, hard working and have acquired very good skills. Suddenly you realize … Continue reading

May 16

Product Marketing Manager: The Job of Showing The Money

This entry is part 5 of 12 in the series Tech Company Casestudy

This entry is part 5 of 12 in the series Tech Company CasestudyOne of the key jobs of the product manager is to make the business case. She is passionate about a new service OVES. She has put in lot of … Continue reading

May 15

The project OVES

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This entry is part 4 of 12 in the series Tech Company Casestudy

This entry is part 4 of 12 in the series Tech Company CasestudyLet us talk about the project OVES being executed in ‘Polar Light’ stated in this post. There is browser based video editor. If you access your account in … Continue reading

May 12

Org Structure Casestudy: A Technology Company

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This entry is part 3 of 12 in the series Tech Company Casestudy

This entry is part 3 of 12 in the series Tech Company CasestudyThe organization chart: This is an imaginary company – PolarLight Inc. The company is into video based products and services. It has many products and services. It has … Continue reading

May 10

Middle Management Roles: Described Like Never Before

This entry is part 1 of 12 in the series Tech Company Casestudy

This entry is part 1 of 12 in the series Tech Company CasestudyWhat is the job description of a software engineer? Software development. How much does it vary with the company? Very little. How about the job of a CEO? How much … Continue reading