Tag Archives: DIGITAL

Digital Surprise

It all started with a small conversation. I shared my email id with an old acquaintance who wished to send me some content to read before we could discuss the same. He called back in some time to check if my id was NETKOT. ‘Yes’, I confirmed ‘it is Nagpur Elephant Tango Kolkatta Elephant Tango’… Read More »


SOCIAL MEDIA WEEK- Time to go completely ONLINE

SOCIAL MEDIA WEEK is still the most happening event in its space. There is a definite growth in live stream watchers and a drop in the delegates physically attending sessions. Full houses were there but not that frequent. On the other side, SMW hit 2000+ people on the live feed. I was also one of… Read More »

Talent drought, biggest nemesis of digital and e-commerce

A fairly senior advertising professional in the digital part of a well-respected advertising agency made an observation. Last month, he pitched to a hugely funded e-commerce business.  He had nothing against the fairly half-his-age fresh professional sitting to comment and decide on his strategy and approach. He respects their approach, passion, ambition, ideas and a… Read More »

Media needs makeover in Visually Digital World

One of my friends not from advertising and media world was working on a presentation for his Senior Vice President. A part in it dealt with the current status and future trend in the media and entertainment scene in India.  Somewhere, he decided to bring it alive pictorially in the digitally visual driven world. Once… Read More »


The INMA South Asia Conference went through the rituals on November 12 and 13 with total dedication. It was a somewhat smaller gathering from the earlier editions. The networking break was redefining with 50 percent delegates either representing sponsors or The Times of India group. The opening address, macro-data session and panel discussions were monotonous… Read More »