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narayan devanathan @twinsighter ÜT: 28.567251,77.332913

Marathoner. CEO, DAN Solutions | Chairperson, Creative Line of Business | Group Exec & Strategy Officer @DentsuAegisIN. Co-host of the #StormTheNorm podcast.

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Joined Twitter 12/7/09


You're over the mid-week hump. If you're still struggling to get to the weekend, maybe this will help. #TeeSeries https://t.co/xaD1meUMzv
8/13
2020
This thought, ascribed to a pre-sanyasi Adi Sankara, is almost 1300 years old. This could well describe today's sce… https://t.co/JahzWKZv2G @gvravishankar @Anisha21 @Sequoia_India Thanks, GV :) I have to say that this conversation only served to whet my a… https://t.co/Wu0cFxaXrVWas good storming this norm :)@anisha21 @twinsighter Big believer that we will have world beating startups soon!… https://t.co/wGxmtKRS29
Retweeted by narayan devanathan @Twinsighter and I gave @gvravishankar @Sequoia_India this norm in Ep.14 of #StormTheNorm: Indian start-ups are a… https://t.co/dTRmwjrLL0
Retweeted by narayan devanathanICYMI, and in case it's a holiday for you (or even if it isn't), may I recommend this for 30 minutes that I think w… https://t.co/7e9flc8LBGIt's a rare mid-week break today. I think this might be appropriate. #TeeSeries https://t.co/3u52hAHa2W
8/12
2020
How do you challenge this norm? What hacks can help you storm it? What are the wrong reasons to start up? With real… https://t.co/f8qJotWjdf @Anisha21 & I gave @gvravishankar this norm in Ep.14 of #StormTheNorm: Indian start-ups are at best clones of globa… https://t.co/SCEFVuG0ip @krishashok Thank you again! I looked for that sci-fi device in your video but couldn't find it. So I made do with regular time.The voices in my head escape from time to time. #TeeSeries https://t.co/dki4NXOhgD @krishashok While it took more than 2m16s to make, it turned out fairly yummy, as you so easily made it look. Thank… https://t.co/p75t3zlfMB
8/11
2020
It's Monday. Be kind. I'm just an... #TeeSeries https://t.co/JDEetozu27
8/10
2020
Who called it Zen and not Kungfu Funda? (Trivia: I recently discovered that both originated from the Shaolin monas… https://t.co/nvlFkhq7RU @s_gursimran Try now? @Sikchi34 Hahaha. That sounds like a golden piece of advice from the likes of @douchebagstrat :-) @benedictgershom 🙏 Hopefully one of these days soon, Ben :) @Geraard_J 🙏 @SurabhiMathur17 Soon, hopefully. :-) Do stay in touch. @DILIPtheCHERIAN 🙏 @s_gursimran Hi, DM with your email ID? Can't guarantee I'll be able to respond quickly, but I'll try. This is an i… https://t.co/clPBlhkX6j @ishenoy 🙏It will get much worse before it gets better. But it won't get better on its own.
8/9
2020
I haven't done a Tamil-English-Hindi crossover pun in a while, so here goes. Did you know that this scalpel-toothe… https://t.co/xEu5qS6ADTIdeas that spark emotion, ideas that kindle joy, ideas that change behaviour, ideas that persuade people (including… https://t.co/vHez5Ud0n4But the ability to accept this high rate of failure and more importantly, to keep coming back with better, differen… https://t.co/hM20j5iFVDIn over 20 years of doing this, I don’t have any awards to show that I’m successful. And my path up to the present… https://t.co/LIxX8JZ1Zu...we will fail to sell them, we will fail to get them to see the light of day, we will fail our partners and clien… https://t.co/39nFsHC0zbQ2. Tell me about a big failure in your life and how you dealt with it. Failure is an escapable part of life, but… https://t.co/rkIYHzEEKVWithout that passion, and given the heartlessness of the industry otherwise, you’ll be chewed up and thrown by the… https://t.co/3XUWqssqKZBut it’s nothing without passion. It’s nothing if you only bring logic and routine to it. And like with love, you w… https://t.co/4b9x2NWJAwQ1. Have you ever been passionately, madly, completely head-over-heels in love? And I don’t mean just romantic love… https://t.co/9OXDGWxJFKI’ll act on that idea soon. In the meantime, FWIW, I thought I’d put these two questions out there. What are these… https://t.co/h8TiYuR7KwNot because I’m smarter or wiser, but only because I’ve had the good fortune of being around for a little longer, a… https://t.co/kFp4r5YVK3To designate a certain number of hours each month to give to anyone (particularly those who’re just starting out in… https://t.co/yBWlcHjRHb<A Saturday #advertising thread> I’ve been toying with the idea of giving back to the industry that’s given me so… https://t.co/RfaDjVDIzC @ramkid Conversations with Cuthbert Calculus?Saturday is the day when you have time on hand to ponder over the Big Questions in life. For example, consider this… https://t.co/0sk8dcfkd1 @ashoklalla Hahaha. Not quite. You're off the mark by a few thousand only 😉 @jasuja @shenoyn Arey, but where is the competition? I see him hit Gold's pot and say, Fanta-stic! Maaza aa gaya. Thums Up.
8/8
2020
I never thought I'd say the words, "Wow! Look at that sky over Noida!" two days in a row :) #NoFilterNoida https://t.co/xNaxjcgWu3It's Friday, so it's probably safe for me to say this. 😉 #TeeSeries https://t.co/SOfJezJ1LJ @singhdevyani @thesatbir I bought this years ago at Tantra (in Delhi). Don't know if they're still available.
8/7
2020
@jasuja +1 https://t.co/4p8DTdGtQ0I have a question. If everyone is LFW (living from work, and not WFH, as the new phrase is), then who is watching a… https://t.co/vWPDrvmIqBThe weekend is almost here. (Right?) This one is from a @thesatbir state of mind. :-) #TeeSeries https://t.co/1pxIpEc1MKOne consequence of this is that many readers don’t look below the fold, and stay with what they see in the erroneou… https://t.co/yqJIF5B8yAAnd that seems to happen especially when the tweet has already gotten some likes / shares, and the author of the tw… https://t.co/g2AAswZPpVThanks to Twitter not having an Edit button, people who put out a tweet with mistakes (grammatical / factual) leave… https://t.co/6Kl7u6tY9A
8/6
2020
@DILIPtheCHERIAN Touche :) It's that kind of a week thanks to Monday having been a holiday :)A Tuesday full of meetings calls for this. The trick is to make this work in video meetings. #TeeSeries https://t.co/tC8v4QRlUq
8/5
2020
Hello, Monday :-) #TeeSeries https://t.co/svxKJJi72x
8/4
2020
That plea I sent Collided with the skies such that It came back as a clarion call. [For those who may want to (re)… https://t.co/uv5sleAjpqWhere have the breaths turned their face That there is no road in sight? Where have the beats left the heart That t… https://t.co/HqCCbRZjvvHow many lips spout complaints, Life has too many bridges too far? Why do dreams dampen in your eyes, When fate des… https://t.co/eKXLybEfleTHAT PLEA I SENT Who do I ask why it is so? This world is tongue-tied. Where do I seek moments of joy? Time itself provides no clue here. + @jasuja @ashoklalla Maine toh kuch kaha bhi nahi. @jasuja 😂 @DILIPtheCHERIAN HahahaDear Airtel: Buy TikTok in India. #JustSayingMuch insight, such wow, as the kids might say. :) Some timely, interesting, and, most importantly, usable insights… https://t.co/RCKGNwMin6News channels today don't ask their panelists to share screen time. They ask them to share scream time. @joybhattacharj Perhaps you've seen this, in this context? :-) https://t.co/mVmPnxK02bThe wonder of it is that no dictionary has yet thought it fit to include "one who masters puns" as a valid definiti… https://t.co/wIT9c1FoYoAnd aren't those two traits the essentials of creativity? 1. Being a collector of dots from varied fields, context… https://t.co/4kzhHDTfrsPuns, much maligned as they are, happen when words are aligned in unexpected ways. They bring together contexts, i… https://t.co/5GFj23e4lY<A thread on puns> (And not just because I can't resist making them.) Cc: @SoumitraKarnik David Ogilvy is reputed… https://t.co/Z6RiDUtuEdTo whomsoever it may concern: You do know, right, that, in order to find happiness, if you have an ear piercing you… https://t.co/Nq0boTRuSM
8/3
2020
Once this is over, Thums Up should release this ad again. A good reminder that if you have food, friends and Thums… https://t.co/4Dh32gX2nFHow far would you go for ber? One more edition of #LazySundayReading, one more story from my school days: The Ber N… https://t.co/rXpOuCG66pBut as people, we don't *want our choices... Sorry for the typo!Personalised ads basically tell people, "Hey, I know you so well, I know what you want." But as people, we don't o… https://t.co/oPH3JWOJ50I've got some great memories of playing this with my cousins on the terracotta floor of my grandparents' house in W… https://t.co/JoCEnWh7GEWe've heard a lot about how things are like never before. I wanted to list down things that are like ever before. E… https://t.co/3W2PdnJnCz
8/2
2020
Here's a little weekend brain-teaser. If you see this from L to R, perhaps you will wonder too, like I do, what hap… https://t.co/9VdS8srodvSome timepass with a wonderful friend :-) @SoumitraKarnik https://t.co/bPGs51iWPWBusiness idea for the likes of WeWork: go from being just co-working spaces to Covid-compliant working spaces. Enab… https://t.co/Dp0QxDCMRE#DentsuMade https://t.co/zNlPGEyfyA @ramkid And one more, a variant of your last one, we come here to see what they said: woh kya bola rey.It's interesting that before the pandemic, it was fashionable to use the term VUCA to signal a certain mastery over… https://t.co/if500qS4hP @ramkid 🙊 @Venkrek Cowlourful? Sorry, that was a terribull joke.Piche piche aunda meri chal ve na ai Piche piche aunda meri chal ve na ai Chereah valayan vekhda ai ve mera long co… https://t.co/xEVDWmcPKg
8/1
2020
*dependIt's Friyay. #TeeSeries https://t.co/O1PTwhM3Yn @ashoklalla Guilty as charged 😀Fashion brands' immediate futures depends on the success of their Fall Collections. Basically, they're autumn-nirbhar.
7/31
2020
Did you know there are people who actually love hiccups? You've never heard of them until now because of their hesi… https://t.co/VTHSqY8lIa @ashoklalla No, no. A long way to go 😛The week's more than half way done. Perhaps this level of sarcasm, I mean, excitement, can get you through the rest… https://t.co/caMjUPHlQ6 @Dmittle Online, but not from the Bata store :)
7/30
2020
@srini_bala It could also double up as a call to laughter yoga.If Apple created an AI-based virtual spiritual guru, would it be called Siri Siri?The Covid-induced D2C / e-commerce boom may just be the booster shot that will lead to greater adoption of EVs, wit… https://t.co/BWgjHILRL5 @Venkrek https://t.co/p1mePq0tZ6How to recognise when it's time to end a conversation. 😛 #NewProfilePic https://t.co/NXMiiCHGmGIn continuation of yesterday's theme 😉 N.B: @ashoklalla 😀 #TeeSeries https://t.co/SVsU2uuJn1The current deluge of webinars and podcasts might just induce enough visual & auditory fatigue in a short time to… https://t.co/W1irxoHJKG
7/29
2020
@ramkid I'll take that for now :) @ramkid Please tell me this thread doesn't ever end.
7/28
2020

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