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Experiences and Experiments by Prateek Modi

Moving on

After months of deliberation, I have finally decided to quit my job at Drizzlin Media and work on something of my “own”. The reasons are: 1. Do something of my own in the long term Looked at more closely, this really is… Continue Reading →

Practising Nichiren Daishonin’s Buddhism and How to Execute a Viral Campaign

This post is my experience of practising Nichiren Daishonin’s Buddhism so far. At the time of writing, I had been practicing for about 11 months. Some history It was from one of my aunts that I had first heard of Nichiren Buddhism… Continue Reading →

Bakchodi Kam, Kaam Zyaada

“Do we talk more than we do?” I keep questioning this habit, which pops up every once in a while. It’s the easy way out. It’s how we can get to sit in AC offices and pass the buck around,… Continue Reading →

The Simple but True Reality of “Planning”

I have often been told that I need to become a better planner. And I have tried hard to become better at planning things. But the more I plan, the more I realise that you cannot really predict the future…. Continue Reading →

Airtel Half Marathon 2013 – My Experience

I have been wanting to run on the road ever since I’ve passed out of Welham, back in 2008. That was the last I ran in a half marathon. I had been thinking about it since forever but since I’d… Continue Reading →

Recruiting a techie for a start up in Delhi

One of the responsibilities that I have been given at Drizzlin include hunting down and hiring a solid tech team to handle all technology related interventions across clients and services. These include projects which are outsourced, improving internal projects such… Continue Reading →

22 things that happy people do differently – My version

A very close friend of mine recently forwarded me the link to an article which was titled: 22 things happy people do differently Now my first reaction was that of indifference and oh-I-know-what-they-do because I have read plenty of such… Continue Reading →

Cold Calling and Asking for Help – Is that how you run an NGO?

This post highlights my “do-or-die” policy of getting things done when I want to or when they have been lying undone for a long time. This letter was supposed to go out a week back but somehow, I just kept… Continue Reading →

Hospital Website – Progress through April

For background information on this post, read this. According to my initial plans, here’s a list of goals that I had outlined in my previous post.

What if social media was invented a few decades back?

What if social media was invented a few decades before? What would happen? Mahatma Gandhi would call a meeting of his aides to discuss the Dandi March: “Nehru, what do you think should we do?” “Wait, did you see this… Continue Reading →

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