Patrick Pichette is probably a nice guy but…..

Got an email from a reader with some tough questions. I have my answers for them, but plan to write to him separately. Begin forwarded message: Date: March 21, 2015 at 1:13:43 AM GMT+5:30 Subject: Regarding – Balance vs Early Retirement From: Vaibhav Bhosale To: thegoodlife@livemint.com Cc: shoba@shobanarayan.com Dear Shoba, Read your article in Mint…

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Short working hours

I honestly don’t think shorter working hours are going to work. People want to work more because they like it. All work and no play is no way to spend the rest of your life Shoba Narayan August 9, 2014 Updated: August 9, 2014 05:59 How many hours a week do you work on average?…

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Mayer’s Miscalculation

As a feminist, I was troubled by the brouhaha that erupted when Mayer announced her pregnancy.  This piece for Mint is a reaction. Columns Posted: Fri, Jul 27 2012. 10:31 PM IST Mayer’s miscalculation While Mayer announced her pregnancy in an interview, it was the casual Twitter announcement that opened her up to scrutiny and…

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