Shombit Sengupta is an international creative business strategy consultant to top management. Reach him at www.shiningconsulting.com
Just imagine, 70 million Kalashnikovs sold to date. To what purpose?
What auto-censored traditional media could not say, Charlie Hebdo ripped apart without any frontier.
Innovation is a big word and we use it all the time in India.
When we are born, we unconsciously make gestures, our whole life goes with gestures at every moment. One day when gestures get frozen, we are off from society. How can we use these gestures that vibrate with the living sensation of human breath? Human gestures have evolved through the centuries as we learnt to take […]
It’s unthinkable in our society to challenge the guru’s training.
'Make in India’ is the start of solving our country’s major problems.
The consumer forum can stop such products that feed on people’s sense of worth and horribly humiliate women.
In India’s contemporary situation having an affair need not translate to marriage, an area that’s not under control.
I want to thank my readers for connecting to my writing and permitting me to use your personal experiences.
Isn’t it ironic that we proudly say India is a secular democracy; we are Indians first and there’s unity in our diversity.
As IT service is an essential commodity product like electricity or water supply that you cannot do without, competition in the IT service industry will accelerate.
Since the birth of the Internet, the concept of digital art has proliferated.
So many artistic domains are getting massacred due to the over-usage of digi-tech, the killer of human passion, craftsmanship, knowhow and creative distinction.
The modern harmonica of ten holes and two metal reed plates was invented by an European named Richter around 1825.
There once were 10,000 megalithic stone dolmens scattered across the island depicting prehistoric architecture.
Scientists here were working on Apple Mac computers, their screens exposing high-tech scientific sense; but all of that was overshadowed by her Italian design touch; even in a scientific lab.
This immediately took me to another planet mentally, my first step on Europe, the country of Raphael, da Vinci, Michelangelo that I had studied with my pencils in art college.
High awareness of hygiene and sanitary conditions is another aspect that makes Japanese design so clean.
German process obsession translates to providing outstanding value to end customers when they are paying for it.
Their ability to simplify, to sell an idea differently while understanding the competitive environment have helped Americans scale up business.
To establish their supremacy, French kings wanted control over nature too.
Americans see everything big, from them I learnt about how important it is to design industrial products for mass scale manufacture.
The German machinery company is the loser too. Not only does it not sell more machines, its engineering is being copied.
Most angel investors look for short-term investment and quick earnings.
Managers today mistakenly believe that once they’ve performed in their key result areas, they’ve achieved the business strategically.
As incomes grew, so did adultery. Divorce rose from 3,41,000 in 1980 to 2.2 million in 2013.
Behaviour change through product usage is not always easy.
Blue jeans have changed the way we want to look and feel — casual, comfortable and fashionable.
Escorts have privacy, choice and the liberty of time on their hands, according to my cross discussions with the concierges.
Torture was legitimate for over 3,000 years to punish crimes like adultery, incest and high treason.
We knew football referees as serious, black-outfitted controllers, but World Cup 2014 referees are like colourfully dressed kindergarten students.
The start of FIFA World Cup 2014 in Sao Paulo reminded me of my visit to another football obsessed country, Argentina, a few years ago.
Studies show that white skinned people have a better chance of employment.
The biggest post-election doubt is that the Opposition learnt no lesson from dynasty party’s defeat and has, as yet, limited confidence to select a non-dynasty leader.
Unless the brand creates friendship with the customer, there’s little chance of its survival in the market.
Continuous creation of Brand Friendship with customers can emerge if the brand delivers substance that’s distinct and trendy.
Two years ago, there was a spontaneous protest by leading Indian writers who returned their Sahitya Akademi awards. This year witnessed the release of at least three powerful novels,all of which use the medium of art and fiction to reflect the burden of society.