I met Mukund first at TiE Entrepreneurial Summit 2011, Bangalore where he was speaking about his journey as an entrepreneurs with 2 other. I was planing this episode back then in December. Mukund was proudly wearing a Taggle t-shirt at TES, this attracted me to him instantaneously, apart from his brilliant discussion on the panel. He was kind enough to accept my invitation and join us today for the telenar.
It was a very enriching discussion, on that you wish could have been stretched a bit longer. Given the topic and the speaker- it attracted over 100 registrations and an interesting set of questions on facebook
This blog post arises from the first pilot episode of the ‘In The Phone Booth with…’ series that I initiated at TiE Mumbai.
Essentially, In The Phone Booth is meant to be an audio only education series for entrepreneurs that will, once in a while, deviate and discuss an industry or trend specific topic (just like in this case and the next episode). You can read more about this series here
a) To get me back on track on blogging regularly (lets say its a new financial year resolution)
b) Try to answer a question that some of you may have. Essentially the post below is my answer to a Question asked on Linked In– which happened to get rated as the ‘Best Answer’. I share this as it is a low hanging fruit for me to re-start posting.
Social Media is more than just a buzzword. It could be a passing fad just like some ‘experts’ speculate, or the next big wave (for those who don’t already feel it). I’m no expert neither do I enjoy speculating. However, as I write this piece for Blogadda, I’m sure that you, the reader, have moved to a point far ahead from the one where you exclaimed ‘aw3s0m3!’ (a geeky way to express that adrenaline rush on seeing a neat digital phenomena) looking at videos sharing social media statistics.
What probably started as a medium to rate women on campus has now evolved into a medium that allows you to communicate and meet them in addition to others. It allows you to market, converse, share and learn, manage customer relationship, overcome geographic constraints… and the list keeps on growing every day. The wise enthusiast is always on her toes trying to keep up with the trends, while the medium continuously evolves to reach out to more than just those on the Internet. It keeps on getting more inclusive every day. Continue reading Getting Doubly Social→