Year: 2013

Happy 2014: Spend Time, Love and Sweat on things that you love!

Happy 2014…”Spend Time, Spend Love and Spend Sweat” on things that matter most to you…those three parameters are under your control…everything else will follow. As we wrap up a wonderful year and I write my annual last blog of the year.  This year it’s what my seven-year old mentioned to me this week over Holidays which…

Change is the only constant. Say Hello to Version 2.4

Constant change for improvements is one thing that businesses strive for. Change brings in new perspectives, new approaches, new attitudes, and new prospects. Take for example Salesforce1. With an improved interface and user friendliness, Salesforce1 announced right after Dream force conference, which itself deserves special write ups, is another change that the cloud professionals were…

Did You Make The Transition Yet?

No more sitting on the fence. It is time to transition from Software as a product to Software as  a  Service with Cloud. It’s no business secret anymore that cloud computing is the way forward.  Already the big corporate brands have shifted their marketing strategies and are trying to ride the Cloud wave where they…

GRC is DEAD or is it

Great ideas are often not populist. Take for instance what Confidence Governance® Founder and Emerging Technologies Investor and Evangelist Mr Bhavesh Bhagat (Twitter: @bbhagat) stated in a recently concluded IIA/ISACA conference. During his keynote, one of the most controversial statements, well for some who still believe that the old ways of Governance, auditing and assessing…

Are You “Smart” Enough

Technology is slowly invading our lives and taking over every aspect. Currently, spearheading this are the homes of the future – smart homes. “Smart” homes are going to make our lives more convenient than ever. However, while enjoying the perks of living in a smart home, there will also be a lot of questions raised…

Keep your Eye on the Ball

As a business grows, different problems and opportunities require different solutions. In this constantly evolving environment, what worked a year ago might now be not the best approach anymore and who but the entrepreneur to bear such risks. Every entrepreneur encounters challenges while trying to get their business off the ground. We are amongst a…

When Slip Ups Cost You Credibility

The latest company that became a victim to hackers is none other than a leading software giant! These cyber-attacks are similar to those faced recently by two other very big names. A simple oversight of failing to renew their online security certificate created havoc as it prevented customers from accessing files kept in its data centers.…

What Makes a Good Leader

“Leadership is like beauty; it’s hard to define, but you know it when you see it” – Warren Bennis. Leadership is a process by which an individual influences a group of individuals to achieve a common goal. Leadership is not merely about making tough decisions but about inspiring people. It is about resolving paradoxes and…