Anshuman Rawat

Author. Entrepreneur. Filmmaker. Journalist.

I dream of the evolution and institutionalization of social welfare-oriented convergence of media and technology.

Human Care Central Startup Diaries – 3

We understand how an unwell, unfit or under-blessed person can find daily living a taxing exercise. And they form the 'immediate and emergency recipients' of our proposed universe of solutions. But that is an obvious response, isn't it? The real idea of care is to reach up to a person who might not look to be needing acute care....

Human Care Central Startup Diaries – 2

No, we couldn't have waited to 'validate the idea' from the perspective of finding out the profitability prospects of the idea. No, we can't be worried about that enough to abandon the pursuit in the event of unfavourable business advice. ...

Human Care Central Startup Diaries – 1

Even as we continue with, what often feels like an almost insurmountable mountain, there are always voices of encouragement that work as a massive shot in the arm. Every founder of a startup will tell you that every minute shot of that nature is worth its weight in gold....

The Two Things England Need to Do at Old Trafford

England will have to fight fire with fire when it comes to expressing it on the field. Get into the Ashes mindset and give it back to the opponent. Most English players would be able to do more push-ups than their Pakistani counterparts. Let it show in the middle....

Dummies Guide to Internal Communications

Internal communications ought to facilitate decision making at the top via quality ‘floor feedback’ and encourage employee participation and output via clear and compassionate responsibility delegation – leading to overall benefit of the organization, the management and the employees....

Why Gujarat Local Election Results Augur Well for BJP

The BJP has done well in urban and semi-urban areas during the Gujarat local polls despite nearly everything going against it. Here is a look at the social and political dynamics that influenced the poll results....

So Long, Sabeen Mahmud

‘Friend’ is a rather strong word, but I believe Sabeen Mahmud and I considered each other almost that – despite not being in touch lately. We had first got talking in 2006 due to our common links then with The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE)....

Thinking Aloud: To Found or to Not, a New News Product

As I grapple with the initial, broad mapping of content and technology architectures of a news journalism product that I plan to launch in India, I must admit that I am unusually distracted by the state of brand equity – and the consequent future – of the product category itself....