Most of the time, your developers will be working on legacy code, some of which may be out of date and boring to work on. They will push for moving to the latest release of their favorite language and framework. Most managers make the mistake of shooting down the ideas because they feel it is [...]
One issue I have with this entire debate on Climate change is that Science seems to have be regarded as an option. We love when science and technology creates iPhone and Web but not when it tells us something we don't like. It just not Climate Science, Vaccination skeptics, Food cures for Cancer, etc. It [...]
When I was growing up in India, access to knowledge was very limited. No public libraries. You had to rely on school libraries, which were not very good, in my case. With the Internet now, that barrier has been broken down. It is easy to access information and also easy to share your knowledge. Searching [...]
As Parents, we have struggled to find high quality information. So we are launching GyanQuest.org a site that help you find Learning to Learn resources. Some of the articles so far are Rethinking Education How Design and Architecture can create a magical place Make Awesome things with Maker Camp
I first heard of Situational Leadership during Intel's training for Managers. It is about adjusting your style of management according to the Situation. I will let Matt's video explain the concept. Along with the Golden rule for managing people, following this method will help you become a great leader.
A Camel is a horse designed by a committee! One reason bigger companies fail to innovate is there is no ONE Empowered Product Owner (or product manager, program manager, etc.) that owns the entire product vision. Even if there is one person assigned responsible for the product, he/she is not empowered to make the final decision [...]
Thanks to Microsoft’s Channel 9 for the live keynote and recording of sessions, it feels like I was there :-) It was great to see Scott Guthrie talk on Azure advances in the last year and what’s coming. I am amazed how much Azure has come in the last two years. Just the portal advances [...]