For well over six years, POOL has been bringing to light groundbreaking stories of India’s most creative brains in Design, Art and Innovation. Their journeys and their work have educated us, inspired us, and helped us change this world. As POOL Magazine celebrates its 6th anniversary, our focus is squarely on the future.Continue reading
2015, when we had the awards for the first time..plan was to have it only online..no event and no real trophy to be handed over. Obviously we had not worked out any revenue model for the awards, but wanted to have “Indias best Design Studio Awards” anyway.Continue reading
Most creative people have this doubt about whether they are ‘artists’ or mere ‘workers’. I would say it is good to have your feet on both sides, but when it comes to your survival and reputation, it’s better to be professional.Continue reading
It’s true that happy people make the world go round. Watch closely and you will find that everything that works was created by, maintained by, and run by people who are happy. People who love doing what they do, are at peace with themselves, and value what they do.Continue reading
India is set to emerge as the world’s fastest-growing major economy by 2015, ahead of China, as per the recent report by The World Bank. The report reveals that India’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is expected to grow at 7.5 per cent in FY 2015-16.
According to the Minister of State for Finance, the Indian economy will continue to grow at 7 to 9 per cent and double in size to US$ 4–5 trillion in a decade, becoming the third largest economy in absolute terms.
Frankly about ten years back i started hearing ‘Design Thinking”, i rolled my eyes…the world seemed to have discovered air that you could breathe on earth…and i am sure all designers must have felt the same. Afterall this is how we work, we always worked..it was only now that a smart guy decided to milk the word. Same thing goes with ‘innovation”.Continue reading
Recently when i tweeted about wanting to start a Design Cafe and looking for partners, i received more than 100 emails and many comments. Everyone seems to have thought of this, so obviously its not a new idea, but this kicks everyones imagination. Here i have detailed the idea a bit more.Continue reading