What’s Worth Reading | Shreyas Recommends – (Week 33: Jan 21 – Jan 27 )

In the 33rd edition of Shreyas Recommends, read about the third staple food of India – Maggi, the secret behind Amazon’s pricing strategy, the latest RBI rate cut, a sneak peek into Facebook and Dropbox offices, the Vibrant Gujarat summit and much more.


What’s behind the skidding oil prices?

Vibrant Gujarat’s investment promises seem a little too fanciful

RBI rate cut last week: surprising, but possibly first in many to come

The new National Health Policy will possibly create a gigantic healthcare machine

Wish my office was like this

Primer on Hyperloop: the next generation mass transport

The story of first call centre in India

Maggi: the anytime solution to your hunger

Google killed the art of bullshit

Almost 6 years after it was predicted, Mobile First customer strategy is truly happening 

India doing its best to be a mythical superpower, rather than a real superpower

How do apps and tech companies get their strange names

Amazon’s pricing strategy that tricks you into thinking it has the lowest prices


Charts Charts Charts!

29 charts worth looking at 

Oscar stats!

Temperatures over last 135 years, charted

While school enrolment has improved, educational outcomes in India has worsened in last five years


Shreyas is a Delhi-based Consultant working with PricewaterhouseCoopers. He blogs at shreyasp.wordpress.com. He is an alumnus of IIM Indore. Follow him on InsideIIM at shreyasp.insideiim.com