Cecil the Lion and the Art of Judgment

Do you have good judgment? How do you teach it? Cecil the Lion and the Art of Good Judgment   My uncle Sivaramakrishnan called from Mumbai this morning stating that he wanted to ‘capture Twitter.’   Sivaramakrishnan-mama is called SRK by neighbours in his largely Gujarati housing complex, a fact that he accepts with mixed…

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And one more post on social media

Is social media taking over your life? There’s an app for that Shoba Narayan November 5, 2013 Updated: November 5, 2013 18:30:00 How much time do you spend on Facebook and Twitter? No, seriously: is it an hour a day, or minutes spread over the course of the day? And why do you go to…

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Be the woman of your choice

The piece below had the following comment from a reader. More than KV Kamath, the credit in ICICI should go to N Vaghul. The environment was conducive for the growth of women managers and the necessary flexibility was extended to women. They were given leadership roles during his tenure and by the time KVK came…

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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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