Chekutty from Kerala

Hats off to social entrepreneurs Gopi and Lakshmi for implementing the brilliant idea of creating chekutty dolls from the handloom sarees and clothes destroyed by the Kerala floods 2018. They could raise considerable amount of money to help the weavers who lost their looms and stock. True story of grit and big hearts. Gopi is …

Impact of Artificial intelligence on Project Management

That is the future of project management https://wp.me/p1GMg-hB

Forget Nostradamus – Here’s Tony O’Dowd’s IT Predictions for 2019

A quick update on the emerging trends. https://wp.me/p3cjZq-3ac

Climate Change and India

A classical case for explaining enterprise environmental factors and their impact on projects. https://wp.me/p54MZb-1wN

Japanese agency stops funding for Bullet train project

While teaching project management it is very interesting for me to teach stakeholder management where as it is not that interesting when it is about  'enterprise environmental factors'. One of today's main news item is about the stoppage funding of the bullet train project by Modi, because the project team did not address the farmers …

Lessons from a crowdfunding social service project

We started a crowdfunding project to construct a home for a family whose house got washed away during the Kerala floods 2018. This was our first experience in a crowdfunding project. Here are the lessons we learnt out of this project.  Credibility of the idea and the promoters are the key success factors for every …