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What is Semco Style

Semco Style is a management approach that prepares organizations to build and sustain a Start-up culture at scale. Startup culture stands out for agility, innovation, client focus of the organization, high degree of ownership, accountability, high learnability along with high productivity as a team. Startup growth is fuelled by a singular focus on achieving the…

By vandanamalaiya 12 November 2021 0

Uttam Kshama – Supreme Forgiveness

If knowingly or unknowingly, I have caused hurt or offense in any manner, through my words or actions, I seek forgiveness from my acquaintances, colleagues, friends, and family members from people of all religion, color, and orientation from all living beings – animals and plants from the planet on which we live and the universe…

By vandanamalaiya 8 September 2020 0

How BITS Shaped me.

This week marks the 40th year of the day I stepped into BITS, Pilani as a giggly teenager. The next four years were transforming. A lot of what I could do in my life, who I am is courtesy of this great institution. The thought of writing this post was triggered when a batchmate pointed…

By vandanamalaiya 31 July 2020 16

Jaisalmer, the Golden City

Over multiple trips, I have managed to see a lot of Rajasthan. But had somehow missed visiting Jaisalmer. We decided to combine it with our visit to Jaipur for a dear friend’s daughter’s wedding. Hubby was running temperature before we arrived and through the visit so we did everything really slow-paced resulting in us being…

By vandanamalaiya 24 April 2020 0

A 10 day road trip in Tamil Nadu

Kannan and Vandana by Honda City – auto transmission 29 Sep – 8 Oct 2017 Tamil Nadu Road trip Route: Bangalore –  Thiruvannamalai – Kanchipuram – Chennai- Pichhavaram – Chidambaram- Kumbakonam – Tanjavur – Madurai- Rameswaram – Srirangam – Bangalore ( Driving distance: 1800+ km) Overview – We decided to go on this trip with minimal planning. We had a…

By vandanamalaiya 31 December 2018 1