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11 Rings – Phil Jackson – Mindfulness of a Zen master

I read Phil Jackson’s 11 Rings again recently. Some of the lessons are profound. Here is a simple presentation with those 11 lessons of a zen master of basket ball. Greatest coach of all times.   11 RINGS – SOUL … Continue reading

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Markets did recover (Giri Devanur)

2 months back on Jan 20th , I wrote that Markets will recover My logic was 3 things will happen. China issues will be solved by their market regulator. They brought in a new administrator. Problem postponed:-) Oil prices – … Continue reading

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APPS -Accountability, Predictability, Profitability and Sustainability

For the last few months I am developing a framework, which I call ‘APPS’, for corporate executives. Every job and every role, in any company, comes with 4 simple measures. Here are the 4 fundamental questions every professional must ask themselves: Am … Continue reading

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One more suggestion came true

I had suggested an idea for a startup in Feb 2015 : (http://giridevanur.com/innovation/2-ideas-new-startups) Today I got an email from a startup http://barracuda.co/#features They have added the ideas from my start up idea #1. I am very happy that this idea is … Continue reading

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NASA & Patents

This is so cool. Kudos to Nasa for promoting truly “open source”!! http://www.digitaltrends.com/cool-tech/nasa-offers-license-free-access-to-1200-patents/ http://technology.nasa.gov/aeronautics/2 Share This:

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Hard Thing About Hard Things

Finished reading “Hard Thing About Hard Things” by Ben Horowitz. I couldn’t keep it down till I finished reading!! This is a “must read” book for all leaders, CEOs, CxOs and would-be entrepreneurs. With a great mix of funny quotes … Continue reading

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Google and motorola

I had predicted that by 2015, google would sell Motorola by taking a $9.5Billion loss!! http://money.cnn.com/2014/01/29/technology/mobile/motorola-lenovo/   Share This:

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2 interesting books

Just finished reading 2 interesting books: 1. On sales http://www.amazon.com/The-Art-Sale-Learning-Business/dp/B00B1L8M3E/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1382788463&sr=8-1&keywords=art+of+the+sale When Philip Delves Broughton went to Harvard Business School, an experience he wrote about in hisNew York Times bestseller Ahead of the Curve, he was baffled to find that sales was not … Continue reading

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Founder of Ivega Giri Devanur resigns from board

Online PR News – 20-April-2011 –Bangalore , March 22 – Founder of Ivega Giri Devanur resigns from board Ivega corporation (“Ivega” or the “Company”) announces that it has received the resignation of Mr. Giri Devanur  who is leaving the board to focus on other … Continue reading

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Luck – is it the only factor for success??

Luck – is it the only factor for success?? All of us have heard many successful people attributing “Luck” as an important factor in success. But more important question – “Is LUCK” the only factor in defining success.?? What is … Continue reading

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