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The Chishiki Podcast

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Welcome to The Chishiki podcast, with your hosts, Kumara Raghavendra and Vikas Sridhar. In this podcast, each week, we explore a topic that has been on our minds in relative depth. These could be anything that we found interesting, learnt from or simply felt would be a good conversation for us.

Kumara has worked in Product Management at Amazon, Careem (Uber), Booking.com, Flipkart, Practo and Reliance Jio

Vikas has worked in Product Management at Mindgeek, Toptal and Ola Cabs
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Introducing Product Stories
Hi there! I’m Kumara, a co-host of The Chishiki Podcast, alongside Vikas Sridhar. Today, I’d like to introduce you to a new podcast that I’ve launched this week, called Product Stories. Here’s the first episode of it. We’ll be back with another episode of The Chishiki podcast next time. Subscribe to Product Stories on Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts.
40:45
November 17, 2020
Ep.5 - CRISPR and the wonders of gene editing
Welcome to The Chishiki podcast, with your hosts, Kumara Raghavendra and Vikas Sridhar. In this podcast, each week, we explore a topic that has been on our minds in relative depth. These could be anything that we found interesting, learnt from or simply felt would be a good conversation for us. In today’s episode, we talk about the subject of last month's award of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry - CRISPR. Listen to the episode on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Overcast, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, or on your favorite podcast platform. Selected links from the episode The Gene by Siddhartha Mukherjee A crack in creation by Jennifer Doudna Unnatural Selection, the documentary The timeline of CRISPR We'd love to hear from you on what you think of the show - both the nice and the not so nice. Leave us a review on Apple podcasts.
29:32
November 8, 2020
Ep.4 - Why oh why?!
Welcome to The Chishiki podcast, with your hosts, Kumara Raghavendra and Vikas Sridhar. In this podcast, each week, we explore a topic that has been on our minds in relative depth. These could be anything that we found interesting, learnt from or simply felt would be a good conversation for us. In today’s episode, we talk about the most important word that kick starts all kinds of scientific research. We talk about 'why'. Listen to the episode on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Overcast, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, or on your favorite podcast platform. Selected links from the episode The book of why Randomized Controlled Trials Kumar's Blog       We'd love to hear from you on what you think of the show - both the nice and the not so nice. Leave us a review on Apple podcasts.
11:26
October 30, 2020
Ep. 3 - How to overcome fear and procrastination and make the right decisions
Welcome to The Chishiki podcast, with your hosts, Kumara and Vikas. In this podcast, each week, we explore a topic that has been on our minds in relative depth. These could be anything that we found interesting, learnt from or simply felt would be a good conversation for us. In today’s episode, we talk about the ways in which people make decisions and how we can set ourselves up to overcome fear and procrastination while making important decisions. Listen to the episode on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Overcast, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, or on your favorite podcast platform. Selected links from the episode The Dark Knight Rises Kumar's Blog     We'd love to hear from you on what you think of the show - both the nice and the not so nice. Write to us at kumara@kumartalks.com
16:13
October 19, 2020
Ep.2 - Anatomy of a City
Welcome to The Chishiki podcast, with your hosts, Kumara and Vikas. In this podcast, each week, we explore a topic that has been on our minds in relative depth. These could be anything that we found interesting, learnt from or simply felt would be a good conversation for us. In today’s episode, we talk about cities, what makes them tick, why we are drawn to them and whether they’re going to remain the same after the pandemic. Listen to the episode on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Overcast, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, or on your favorite podcast platform. Selected links from the episode The Great Convergence by Richard Baldwin Scale by Geoffrey West Triumph of the City by Edward Glaeser Kumar's Blog   We'd love to hear from you on what you think of the show - both the nice and the not so nice. Write to us at kumara@kumartalks.com
12:21
October 12, 2020
Ep.1 - Decoding the Social Dilemma
Welcome to The Chishiki podcast, with your hosts, Kumara and Vikas. In this podcast, each week, we explore a topic that has been on our minds in relative depth. These could be anything that we found interesting, learnt from or simply felt would be a good conversation for us. In today’s episode, we talk about the effects of Tech companies on our lives. Listen to the episode on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Overcast, Stitcher, Castbox, Google Podcasts, or on your favorite podcast platform. Selected links from the episode The Social Dilemma Deep Work Kumar's Blog We'd love to hear from you on what you think of the show - both the nice and the not so nice. Write to us at kumara@kumartalks.com
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October 5, 2020