Posts in thoughts

Learn to change and don't program everything yet

I came across a really good startup article on my Twitter feed today and I thought I’d share it with you’ll - From a Mailchimp email and Wufoo form to $25k in 3 months. While we are currently growing Brightpod, I like reading articles (mostly experience ...

Biz thoughts: Think today, not tomorrow.

It is exciting to think about the future of your business but that should not be at the cost of missing out on the present.  Knowing how last weeks traffic came to your site is more important than bringing another 10,000 visitors to your site.  Learning about your current ...

Random thoughts on business, remote working, productivity and being small.

I was having a conversation today with a friend and this person mentioned that “I need to build a big business with lots of people”. Earlier, this might be true. Today, with the Internet, a small team can build a very successful (profitable) business. Look at Wordpress, 37Signals, ...

Is your business a feature?

I am amazed by some of the funding news making the rounds. Are Angels/VCs funding apps or businesses? Maybe the team has a glorified future plan that impressed the VC’s. Lucky and good for them. Though, merely having a feature is not going to cut it. Are ...

Small world. Better apps.

I have been learning a lot by trying out and using other apps - their design, user experience, signup form details and the general look and feel when I am deep inside the app. It is a way of seeing what is out there and a chance to learn from ...