One of the ancient artefacts organisations hold dear is the 3 year strategic plan. While there are reasons to do it, for example, forecasting scenarios or preparing for difficult situations, the reason to do it comes from a very basic psychological comfort. That is to bring about a sense of security that the organisation will … Continue reading On 3 year strategic plans
It’s been just over a year since I moved from a full time job to be a business consultant. I have the opportunity to be working in several places,with different teams, including my final full time place of work. Initially I thought the transition would be easy. In-fact for first six months, I enjoyed the … Continue reading Creating that space
elearning.lk got me to chat about how I do online learning. This video covers basic information that would help you to start your online learning. The chat is in Sinhala. We did this to encourage Sri Lankans to get on to online learning. I also mention about how to get all the great content with … Continue reading How I got started in online learning.
Sri Lankans did not like excessive netflix ads placed on youtube, right at the start of each video. This happened around new years eve. That felt like a nasty friend who goes and stand up right in-front of TV every time I start playing a video. Direct disturbance of user, especially when that user ( … Continue reading permission to sell
Both mega budget movies from Shahrukh Khan and Aamir Khan at the end of 2018 have failed at box office. Usual thinking of big Khans pulling crowds have come to a grinding halt. Because of social media. The early adopters ( first day viewers) posted negative comments on social media and the audience got thinner … Continue reading Age of quality digital content
We like to get the answer to the question ‘What am I ?’ It’s a loaded question. And the answer changes from time to time. What I thought I was at 15, was a laughable stock when I was 25. And at 35, I am struggling to define what I would be. Then I realise, … Continue reading What am I ( not) ?
Gone are the days when vacations meant relaxation. These days vacations are another stack of ‘work to be done’. Get togethers, trips, dinners, maintenance stuff and all of a sudden, the vacation is over. I can’t think of any generation that was time deprived as this generation. I can only predict it would get only … Continue reading Time after vacation