Rahul Pandey

Recent Posts

  • January 18, 2022

    [Playbook] Meetings

    My unscientific observations and learnings about Meetings: Most meetings can be emails, most emails can be slack messages. Meetings are expensive. Assuming the average salary of an attendee is ₹1000/hr, for 5 person it would cost the company ₹50...

  • January 16, 2022

    The nobodys of the world

    TL;DR There are people who won’t stop about hustling and finding meaning to life and work and doing meaningful things. That makes most feel bad There are people who do nothing their entire lives or after they retire. These are nobodys. They ma...

  • December 24, 2021

    Do we need 10 min delivery?

    (I shared this on LinkedIn and it got 6.5k views so I am sharing it here again.)Internet has been going bonkers over some companies delivering groceries in 10 min. “We don’t need 10 min groceries. We need 10 min ambulances.” Is it really the right...

  • October 06, 2021

    Increasing financial literacy of India

    One of the things that Kunal Shah talks about is increasing the financial literacy in the country.I see that question as a failure of capitalism. The industry lacks intent. Emergency fund? I don’t see popular products that specifically market the...

  • March 18, 2020


    I was going through Patrick Collison’s fast page where he talks about projects that were completed very “fast.” Few examples: Apollo 8 which was the first manned spaceship to orbit the moon was completed in 134 days; the Empire State Building was ...