He might not describe himself as a chai wala because he is probably too classy and belongs to a much younger generation, who is he?
Tuesday, October 19, 2021
Saturday, October 16, 2021
At right price everything is available or at least it seems to be the case with this "Investor", identify the small country which has bought a lot of big names thanks to the huge pile of money it has generated by some dubious means.
Wednesday, October 13, 2021
Investing is no longer about just buying low and selling high, its also a lot about Corporate Governance and getting rid of the skeleton in any company's closet.
Here is a company that has done that a lot and is recently in news in India.
Identify the company from its logo.
Sunday, October 10, 2021
Beauty is a subjective thing, but in 21st century its objectified to hilt, here is a person who is beautiful but her true achievements are the ones where she put mind over matter. Connect these images to an icon who will be remembered for not just being a pretty face but also for a tough will.
Friday, October 8, 2021
Identify the mavericks who started a firm that lets the common man make money before they make the money themselves.
Its a start-up that is truly for "Bharat".
Tuesday, October 5, 2021
Sunday, October 3, 2021
Wednesday, September 29, 2021
Be it human beings or companies, when you are born in place like Germany, the past haunts the present but if you deal with it like Frau Merkel you can make future almost perfect.
Connect these images to a firm that has entered in its 15th decade regardless of its shenanigans from the past.
This is fairly easy if you know your movies or history.
Sunday, September 26, 2021
Friday, September 24, 2021
Where we see controversy a marketer will see opportunity, the marketers in this organization have done that for last five decades and made itself into a global brand that stands for equality and love.
Identify the brand from one of its super controversial ads.
Tuesday, September 21, 2021
There are those who are on page3 and then their are those who are on the front page, this power couple has come under tremendous pressure in last one year or so for the kind of venture they run has lots of expectations set-up on it.
They have come out on top of it and made India proud.
ID them and the powerhouse of a company they run.
Sunday, September 19, 2021
Thursday, September 16, 2021
Work life balance in the time of SARS COV-2 and "the move to cloud" may seem like a recent thing but not for this company, they have been doing cloud computing for over a decade and taking on big names like Salesforce, Amazon and Microsoft on their own turf.
Identify the homegrown company that caters to the world and is about to hit the Capital markets.
Monday, September 13, 2021
When you have lots of money you can do anything with it, this has been true from the time of the king of Lanka (Raavan) , here we have a 21st century tycoon doing something similar.
Connect these two images to one of the red hot start-ups that is just a month older than the Taliban Government in Afghanistan.
Friday, September 10, 2021
Its always not a first mover advantage, but this country has decided to do something the most developed countries have also not dared to.
Identify the country and its #1 downloaded app from its logo.
Wednesday, September 8, 2021
Some corporate sagas deserve a movie or two of their own! Here is one. This guy (who I will not call gentleman) and his far more famous Ex-girlfriend created company that was perhaps the most sophisticated corporate fraud of recent times.
Now they are suing each other!
Identify him/his-Ex/and their love child (the company they founded).
Sunday, September 5, 2021
Simply connect these companies to a business personality who might have something to do with Game of Thrones....both literally and metaphorically :).
Thursday, September 2, 2021
You can't fix the history but you can fix the future, identify the team that is in controversy because of the choices made some 40 years back.
Monday, August 30, 2021
Its digital, environment conscious and started by bunch of Desis who returned from "foreign land", this is what I call a true power couple.
Identify them and the brand that just planted a tree for me today!
Friday, August 27, 2021
Wednesday, August 25, 2021
There have been lots of questions about how this country and its name should be used globally, however its habitant couldn't care less, as they are the one who are making more money than the big brother!
Connect these images to a country.
Saturday, August 21, 2021
Wednesday, August 18, 2021
Covid or no Covid some business are bound to bloom! Identify the humble organization that started more than 70 years ago and is now spread across all of India.
Sunday, August 15, 2021
Identify the little network that started under a huge tree and then all of a sudden became so big that now the big tree is scared!
So tip your hat and connect these images to a company.
Thursday, August 12, 2021
Friday, August 6, 2021
There are a lot of contributions and sacrifices for every person who stands on Olympic podium or any other stage but its amazing if that contribution comes from past generations.
Identified this icon who among other things laid foundation for great sporting culture in some of our Northern states.
Hint: His birth anniversary is on 7th of August!
Sunday, August 1, 2021
People worry about future, and for not having enough money when they are old. Here is a company that has made dainty little business out of this fear.
Identify the global giant from its logo.
Saturday, July 17, 2021
As many of you know we are headed for bit of a vacation in the Himalayas so I wont be posting any questions for next couple of weeks.
You will still have a lot to explore as we have come a long way (11 years and 5 months, 1600+ posts, 7000+ unique followers across platforms and over 5 million hits on various pages :)), so dig in to some questions and their answers from the history.
See you in two weeks, till then Radhe Radhe! (because even in the divine world woman need representation!)
Tuesday, July 13, 2021
They along with a like minded readers started something that has changed the way India reads. They are now unstoppable force in the publishing world.
Identify the firm and its founders.
Saturday, July 10, 2021
They say necessity is mother of all inventions and these last few centuries war is mother of all necessities, connect and identify the organization that is a gift to mankind from the cold war era.
Wednesday, July 7, 2021
Alcoholic beverages around the world get some really interesting names, here is one such brand with really big following from the big brothers and their lord!
Look at the logo hard and you will see a face and that should get you the answer!
Name the brand/company that manufactures it.
Saturday, July 3, 2021
The revolutionary is dead (most likely murdered) but the revolution has just started, identify the greatest of the silicon valley icon, he was so good as a technologist and humanist that his peers had to get him jailed!
Connect to an icon whose name will be more famous after 50 years when his contemporaries like Bill Gates and Larry Ellison will be no more!!
Thursday, July 1, 2021
Because of the pandemic lots of business had to pivot their business models, here is one such company that not only changed the way it operates but also the way it brand identity looks.
Name the emerging hospitality giant.
Tuesday, June 29, 2021
In the powerplay of Geopolitics brute force sometime is given too much importance, this gentleman however coined a term/concept that is far more powerful in the long run...and at end of the day Geopolitics is a Test match so powerplay doesn't even matter!
Saturday, June 26, 2021
Each era has its own conspiracy theory and those who back it, here is one such organization whose conspiracy theories are proving to be more reality and less fiction.
Identify the radical organization.
Thursday, June 24, 2021
Monday, June 21, 2021
Saturday, June 19, 2021
Thursday, June 17, 2021
Monday, June 14, 2021
Thursday, June 10, 2021
Identify company that is stuck between conflicting philosophies and two biggest superpowers for its dubious karma.
Tuesday, June 8, 2021
Saturday, June 5, 2021
India surely has a lot of IT crowd but it hardly has products/apps that can compete with the likes of Whatsapp, Twitter or Microsoft Office. That is starting to change thanks to companies like this started by some mavericks that are not just redefining what India can do, but also how technology company can run without any need of glass and steel offices.
Connect to a company.
Wednesday, June 2, 2021
Unfortunately the message of Gandhi is lost in 21st century, people have gone about abusing power and exploiting poor and natural resources, the results are for all of us to see. Here is one person though that Gandhiji would be proud of regardless of his violent tactics...because it is for a just cause and net sum of his efforts is overall less violence against nature.
Identify the rebel who is fighting a just cause.
Monday, May 31, 2021
People off late are worried about things coming out of China, for various reason. Here is one such company that might have potential to go viral like Tiktok.
Identify the company.
Friday, May 28, 2021
Some real life stories are even more amazing than the fiction, here is one such story of a person of Indian origin breaking it through the "white glass ceiling".
Identify the woman with guts and glory.
Wednesday, May 26, 2021
Connect to a giant from its industry that has curated a nice collection of product line that serves all taste over the last 100+ years of its existence.
Sunday, May 23, 2021
There are a few historical figures with a huge geo political impact that outlives them by many centuries, there is a long line of them...from Genghis Khan to Captain James Cook. Here is one such figure from almost 150 years ago whose decisions are impacting the world we live in, and one of his "projects" was in global media focus last month!
Identify the game changer.
Friday, May 21, 2021
Though London's reputation as financial capital has been on the decline for a while there is one bank that will not shift its address from The Strand to elsewhere in Mainland Europe.
Identify the bank that is there for the last 300 years.
Wednesday, May 19, 2021
From backlots of California to beautiful beaches in the tropics this company has been in the limelight for many decades regardless of financial jugglery of its owners.
Connect to a brand/company.