The first industrial revolution that has started in 1760 and to some time between 1820 to 1840 has brought in significant developments in the world. Predominantly the world has seen the inventions of textiles, iron ore processing, steam power etc., Followed by the second industrial revolution (technical revolution) during the late 18th century, seen the… Read More Facilities Management -A Recession Free Industry for New Graduates
There is a frenzy about studying & following leaders and leadership styles in the last two decades, like never before! If we notice closely, there is one prominent thing which we will not fail to miss; “Technology” is the background link for majority of these leaders! Today we are seeing the best self made leaders from technology world.… Read More 4 Attributes to Leadership
The juggernaut of IoT has started casting its influence on many industries and this multi trillion $$$ industry is going to change the way how we live or work, for ever. From managing smart phones, smart watches, smart homes, smart cities, smart communities, smart manufacturing processes, smart logistic operations, smart health systems, smart energy systems … well,… Read More IoT – A Game Changer For Smart Buildings!
Be it a project or work activity or task, what is the best way to manage it’s three major input parameters!? Heard for the first time in six sigma, how these three parameters are crucial for service delivery. But the logic of connecting them together is always tricky. Looking at three different available options to… Read More Cost, Quality & Time…A Tricky Balance
Major, Captain, Colonel, Wing Commodore, Flight Lieutenant, Brigadier… Well, I am not talking about military organization structure! These are the titles associated with every fifth corporate real estate leader globally. Perhaps the third CRE leader in India. Corporate Real Estate Industry has grown leaps and bounces in the last three decades as globalization started hitting… Read More Ex.Military Officers Transforming Global Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Industry
I was requested by Sarfraz Patel from Black Arrow Events to speak on BIM at Project Management Workshop, for Construction Planning & Operations, on 9th January in Bangalore. While preparing for this lecture, I have put across my (personal) observations on what is happening on this high octane activity of building construction industry. I have… Read More BIM… Building Information Modelling
As a first generation entrepreneur, what I have seen, witnessed and practised finally is, to break all rules as the first rule for success! In a series of events in my first couple of years of entrepreneurial journey after a successful two decade corporate career, all myths are blown and I could only see naked… Read More Entrepreneurial Rule No.1: Break All Rules (Fears!)