14Feb2017

Inspirational leadership for all!

During my early corporate career, I used to mostly prepare the presentations for my bosses to succes..


13Feb2017

Learning from sports on scoring and scoreboards.

You either were associated with or are still associated with Soccer, Cricket, Hockey, Tennis, Volley..


08Feb2017

Is Industry 4.0 the 4th revolution in manufacturing industry?

Mechanisation with water power (Waterwheel) and steam power (Steam turbine) is considered to as the ..


10Nov2016

How to improve the success rate of your Start-up?

STARTUP is like a baby. As is the case with life needing the parents to be hale and healthy to avoid..


10Nov2016

What I learnt the most as a startup Consultancoach?

One evening during 1997 around 16:00 in Stuttgart, when I was working as the technical assistant to ..


10Nov2016

How to master your soft skills naturally?

It is really amazing as an adult to see pre-school and nursery kids naturally befriend without any i..


26Sep2016

Want to know how STRATEGY can be effectively deployed?

Normally for a simple routine task a STRATEGY isn't needed at all, since all the variables are known..


26Sep2016

Want to how the PLANNING STRETCH can be used for consistent target fulfilment?

It is quite common, especially when we are travelling to reach on time, to always start with a small..


26Sep2016

Want to know how THROUGHPUT can consistently be increased?

The THROUGHPUT is the value generated in any business for their customers. Increasing the THROUGHPUT..


17Sep2016

Want to know why PROCESS VARIABLES are important for manufacturing zero defects?

Manufacturing activity involves processes which are influenced by the Material, Machine, Measurement..


12Sep2016

Want to know why GOALS & TARGETS are important for success?

Time, 24h in a day with ~8h of productive time for everyone, being the main limitation to the lot of..


12Sep2016

Want to know why CURRENT REALITY is important for success?

The CURRENT REALITY at any given point of time is perceived by an individual based on the understand..


12Sep2016

Want to know why BALLOONING is important for manufacturing zero defects?

Any product or component manufacturing in today's world has a set of clear specifications for variou..


09Sep2016

Want to know why PURPOSE is important for success?

Any action, both conscious and unconscious, that one performs in, as human beings, can be linked to ..


09Sep2016

Want to know why INFORMATION is important for success?

One's decisions are always based on the perception of the current reality, sometimes based on hard f..


09Sep2016

Want to know why PEOPLE are important for success?

Family, relatives, friends, peers, superiors, subordinates, partners, customers, clients, vendors, s..


05Sep2016

We need a Revolution in Manufacturing!!!

When I analysed the development of some macro indicators like Sectoral GDP, Manufacturing/Services P..


23Aug2016

Management Review Meeting

The management review meeting is one of the most important practices for any business. The key succe..


21Aug2016

Productivity Improvement

Way back in 1990s when I was in Curitiba, Brazil, I was in a leadership task force as part of the TQ..


15Aug2016

Chaos or Order on the 70th Independence Day of India

I got this thought of Chaos or Order, today on the 70th Independence Day of India, as I recollected ..


19Jul2016

Are you thrilled with managing your business?

I am sure an entrepreneur, of course is thrilled with the success, but always has the next challenge..


29Jun2016

Why was the doHow™ APP developed?

Over a period of 5 years in Germany, I worked on developing good business practices and deployment i..


06Jun2016

The biggest entrepreneurship challenge

One of the main differences between being employed and being an entrepreneur is accountability. Whi..


04Jun2016

Becoming an Entrepreneur

More than 90% of the start-ups failing is a very troublesome fact, especially since these are the fo..


10Apr2016

Is the 7+% Indian GDP Growth in a sluggish economy real?

Let me start with the global economic growth at 2.4% in 2015 with the mature economies contributing ..


19Feb2016

How to plan a ZERO defect process?

Shyam who is part of the doHow™ Animation was finding it extremely difficult to plan the measureme..


09Feb2016

Clearing the mind

Shyam who is part of the doHow™ Animation was finding it extremely difficult to listen actively..


05Jan2016

doHow™ for SKILL DEVELOPMENT

Information being available in abundance in today’s world of internet, consistently catalysing ..


12Dec2015

Introduction to doHow™

In today's world of internet, information being readily available, consistently catalysing just the ..


07Dec2015

Do you get annoyed with indiscipline?

Yesterday I was intrigued with the chaotic Bengaluru early morning traffic as I drove to Leela Palac..


06Sep2015

Check out our September 2015 Newsletter

Check out our September Newsletter for Excellence routines for August and September 2015...


02May2015

doHow

I got a very interesting insight last week as I remembered my German stay for almost 8 years. The ma..


01Apr2015

Employee Performance and Competency Assessment

Recently I attended a NHRD event in Bengaluru - a panel discussion in groups on “What does it take..


04Dec2014

Scarce Resources for Sustainable Profitable Growth

Scarce Resources in general is a result of demand exceeding supply. It was quite enlightening to me,..


01Nov2014

Standards for Sustainable Profitable Growth

I have been going to various companies from various industries like, manufacturing, construction, ho..


15May2014

Result Orientation

Long time ago a few friends used to play football just for fun. One fine day..


28Feb2014

Clarity of Thought

I recently had a short conversation with a start-up entrepreneur stuck on what areas to focus on. He..


10Nov2013

Manufacturing Competetiveness

Last week on Friday, 7th November 2013, during the national quality summit organized by the CII..


05Feb2013

Cascaded Reviews

Imagine how it would have been if our bodies needed our conscious..


04Feb2013

Targets and Metrics

Closed loop control is what that creates magical precision be it video recording of the trajectory o..


29Dec2012

Role and Goal Clarity

The most important factor that ensures good team work is establishing the role and..


26Dec2012

Delighted Stakeholders

Any business can only sustain if its stakeholders are satisfied and can flourish if its stakeholders..


15Dec2012

Sustainable Success

The saying success breeds success is very true even for organizations. Precisely this..


09Dec2012

Leadership Team Voice

Let me start this blog by going straight to the point on leadership team having one voice...


11Oct2012

Organisation Purpose

I am writing this blog after a long as I am stuck in a traffic jam. The purpose, a noble one, is ..


06May2012

Organizational Success Factors

In the enclosed slide I have listed the key success factors that..


26Feb2012

Facilitating Self-Discovery

Last week I had the opportunity of facilitating some people self-discover the factors that lead to t..


31Jan2012

Wisdom

I thought of sharing the questions I ask myself for my self-discovery to continuously ..


11Jan2012

Consultancoaching

Personally I developed clarity on my mission of ..


15Dec2011

Organisational Health Check - Excellence Rhythms for 2012

In order to maintain our own health we perform rhythmic tasks for both our mind and body...


13Nov2011

Coansulting and Coaching

I was really surprised to realise that the intended benefits from a good ERP system have mainly been..


29Sep2011

Business Health Check

We normally think of money and head count as the necessary resources to do a business. I am of..


08Sep2011

Executive Coaching

The main emphasis in Executive Coaching is to catalyse the self discovery of the approaches..


09Aug2011

Profitable 15% CAGR

Growth is essential to maintain any business. With the GDP growing at 8.6% CAGR in India, a CAGR of ..


08Jul2011

Learning Cycle

I have used the following questions regarding the PDCA and SDCA that are the backbone of any..


27Jun2011

Perpetual Learning

We all know the saying "Sharing knowledge will increase knowledge". Not only do we know the saying, ..


23Jun2011

Sustainable Performance

In organizations it is quite easy to produce exceptional results once or occasionally against all po..