# Archive for December, 2004

## its quiztime baby!

Published on Dec 17, 2004 in Random

damn the quizzes. we had what looked like 4 quizzes in the last 3 days. all of them being announced. in simple terms that means your afternoon naps are snatched along with the quiz papers each day. the best part is the MIS quiz. 2/3 mark for right answer and -1 for wrong answer :D. […]

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## c’est la vie

Published on Dec 16, 2004 in Random

Deming and Juran make sure that you are never lazyZeitglow sees to it that you dont get cozy your sleep curve is platykurtic on any dayand you work like a dog even on sunday you do an extensive study of unemploymentjust to make sure that you get a better employment you are an example of […]

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## Syndicating a day of my life!

Published on Dec 14, 2004 in Random

<start what=”a brand new day”> Â·Â·Â·<curse what=”scheduled task”> Â·Â·Â·<check what=”time”> Â·Â·Â·<sleep again> Â·Â·Â·<check finally what=”time”> Â·Â·Â·</sleep> Â·Â·Â·<rush to=”brush”> Â·Â·Â·<check what=”timetable”> Â·Â·Â·<pack what=”bag”> Â·Â·Â·<consume what=”snack”> Â·Â·Â·<gulp what=”coffee”> Â·Â·Â·<rush to=”class”> Â·Â·Â·Â·Â·Â·<mark what=”attendence”> Â·Â·Â·Â·Â·Â·<sleep sometime> Â·Â·Â·Â·Â·Â·<do what=”CP”> Â·Â·Â·Â·Â·Â·<do what=”mock the other class participating class participants”> Â·Â·Â·Â·Â·Â·<take what=”tea break”> Â·Â·Â·Â·Â·Â·<repeat what=”above 4 steps” times=”2″> Â·Â·Â·</rush> Â·Â·Â·<rush to=”mess”> Â·Â·Â·Â·Â·Â·<consume what=”lunch”> […]

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## Its official now

Published on Dec 14, 2004 in Random

Yea, the end term schedule is out. We have 8 exams to torture us in the next 15 days. one on 19th, one on 23rd and 6 from 24th to 28th. Most of the courses like Costing, Fin part2, Research methods are total greak and latin for me. So i will be busy preparing for […]

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## Three Things

Published on Dec 13, 2004 in Random

(1)If you compare a full photograph of me in graduation and now you will see a stark difference. It is the growing retained earnings near the body parts surrounding my belly. Thanks largely to my SE job. I never felt the need to stand and walk from my swivel chair. Many of my friends told […]

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## Kingsize weekend

Published on Dec 13, 2004 in Random

After coming here the meaning of weekend blurred a lot. We have seen some crazy weeks in both the terms. Day before yesterday was different experience altogether. Unlike weekends for most people living in India, certain sample of hazaar people celebrate it in a different way. Their weekend starts on Saturday afternoon and ends on […]

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## The legend passes away

Published on Dec 12, 2004 in Random

http://www.rediff.com/news/2004/dec/11ms1.htm Read this news just now. Wat a sad news 🙁 “The vocalist died peacefully in her sleep,” Dr C V Krishnaswamy, who treated her at the St Isabel hospital, told PTI. I am a very great fan of her. Especially Bhaja Govindam and Vishnu Sahasranamam. I used to listen to these bhajans during my […]

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## Duh!, even I did it

Published on Dec 11, 2004 in Random

Before you can think of the various possible and pleasurable meanings for the dangling ‘it’ in the title let me clarify the noun it is pointing to. It is ‘Marketing Research’. 🙂 Well, there is nothing to be pissed off about it. Infact the story of my stint with marketing research dates back to day […]

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## Welcome to Chandoo.org !

Published on Dec 10, 2004 in Random

I have purchased my domain name and some puny webspace yesterday night using the plastic. I started experimenting with moving the blog pages from Blog*spot to this place. Finally the move is complete and now all my future blogs will be available here [http://chandoo.org/blog] only. It is at this point i understood that i need […]

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## Moved !

Published on Dec 10, 2004 in Random

I have moved my blog to my own domain (http://chandoo.org). Wish me goodluck and bear with the changes. 🙂 More on this later. Tada!

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Published on Dec 8, 2004 in Random

Thus came the results of first five marketing quizzes. Being an intuitive marketer that i am, i never consulted the kotler for furthering my marketing gyaan. so when the grades came i was neither interested in my positioning in the class nor i am hurrying towards the board. but there are few things in life […]

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## Marcovian queues, arranged marriages and forefathers !!!

Published on Dec 6, 2004 in Random

Well, upon looking at the three words Marcovian Queues, Arranged Marriage and Forefathers any sane person (Aah!, that excluded all the managers in the world :D) would say that they are totally unconnected. Today, i am here to prove that indeed they have a strong relationship among themselves. So much so that, the relationship is […]

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## When machines get better than humans

Published on Dec 5, 2004 in Random

Looks like my comp is sleeping more than what i do these days.have a look at the system task manager. Last time i have logged in (ie restarted) my box was on November 10. Going by the numbers in the above exhibit my comp is sleeping roughly 12 hours a day. While poor me is […]

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## Escape to Reality – Part III

Published on Dec 4, 2004 in Random

Read the Part I here | Read the Part II here 5:30we have started back to the place called as IIM Indore. This time due to dumb luck i got a seat in the qualis where all the hard core tams are there. I was sitting in the middle of the middle seat. You can […]

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## Escape to Reality – Part II

Published on Dec 4, 2004 in Random

Read Part I here. After visiting the mosque we visited the RAM MANDIR. The mandir as such has got no historical significance. But the strange architecture of the houses around and inside the mandir caught my eye. the houses were very old. Most of them just looked like my grandmothers earlier house. the window panes, […]

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